May 3, 2019

I had such a wonderful time taking portraits at the Apple Tree Arts April in Paris Gala!  Please enjoy the portraits from this beautiful event. 

You may purchase prints or the digital images of your favorite images right in the gallery. 

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April 19, 2019

I had such a wonderful time with the Kindergarten and 1st Grade students teaching them about photography for EdCamp 2019!  The amazing students in my class each used a professional DSLR and I am so impressed with their talent!

We began the class by each taking turns sna...

February 1, 2019


On March 9th, I along with my amazing team, Kaitlyn, Heena & Allison, will be participating in the wonderful cycle-a-thon at YMCA Boroughs to benefit the LIVESTRONG program.  This is a free 12 week health and well-being program for local cancer survivors and...

December 13, 2018

The NGES Santa Breakfast Portraits are ready!  Thank you to everyone who came out this past weekend to support the wonderful North Grafton Elementary and North Street Schools!  

To view and download the portraits, use the following link: https://deirdrerakusph...

December 7, 2018

Join me at North Grafton Elementary School for free holiday portraits! Pancake breakfast, bounce house, book fair & more available for small fee and all proceeds go to support NGES & NSS!

December 7, 2018

Introducing the newly designed Deirdre Rakus Photography website!!  This has been a long time coming and I think my favorite part was all of the time looking at past sessions to include so many of my wonderful clients - the whole reason I get to do what I do! 


November 28, 2017

Grab those cozy pjs and come visit the studio on Grafton Common for a Holiday PJ Mini Session!!! Contact me for details & to schedule your session!

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