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When should I book my newborn session? I think now would be a good time! Haha! But for realsies, my best recommendation would be to book by your second trimester.  Since I only take one newborn a day, there is always a chance I’ll be booked if you call last minute. It breaks my heart […]

Scottsdale Newborn Photographer | When Should I Book My Newborn Session?

Newborns

Scottsdale Newborn Photographer newborn boy smiling in his sleep

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Want to see some adorable Mesa Newborn Photography? Let me introduce you to newborn Emmett, 4 days old: Can you handle those squishy little cheeks, and the back rolls?? I just want to squish and snuggle him all day! Emmet’s mom is from California and his dad is from Iowa. They both moved here in […]

Mesa Newborn Photography | Baby Emmett

Newborns

sleeping newborn boy in a white swaddle blanket

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Is it necessary to have a studio in order to produce beautiful maternity and newborn portraits? Of course, the answer is no you don’t. Can you be a professional Mesa AZ Baby Photographer without a studio?  Yes, you definitely can. But now that I have one, I don’t know that I ever want to go […]

A Look Inside The Studio | Mesa AZ Baby Photographer

Studio

Entrance room to newborn photo studio with comfy couch

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Editing can suck your life away if you’re not careful. It’s definitely one of the most time-consuming things about a photography business. Marketing and managing finances are also right up there on the list of time suckers.   By having any consistent workflow in regards to editing, this can save you tons of time. I […]

How I Edit Newborn Photos | Studio Newborn Session

Newborns

two newborn baby girl images before and after editing

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I don’t consider myself a pushy person at all. If you are into Enneagram I am the perfect mix of Peacemaker and Helper. But when a mom comes to her session and isn’t sure if she wants to be in the photos, I pull out all my resources as a Phoenix Baby Photographer and try […]

Why Mom Should Be In The Photo | Phoenix Baby Photographer

Newborns

black and white picture of mom cradling newborn son in white studio

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Sometimes Dads feel like they aren’t as important as mom in the newborn photo session. But I am here to tell you that is not so! Obviously, this baby wouldn’t be here without both mom AND dad, so at East Mesa Baby Photographer SWP we love including dads in the picture! For dad. Some dads […]

Why Dad Should Be In The Photo | East Mesa Baby Photographer

Newborns

East Mesa Baby Photographer, Hispanic daddy holding his baby girl and kissing her on the cheek

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Six Month Old Studio Session Six months old sessions, sometimes called “sitter sessions” are some of my very favorites! Some families like to do these sessions on a timeline, such as when baby is 6 months old. Other families like to have these sessions when baby learns to sit on their own, hence the name […]

Six Month Old Studio Session | Mesa AZ Baby Photographer

Milestone

Six month old baby boy in a light blue outfit. On his tummy on a white blanket. Photographed in a white studio by Sally Whetten.

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Mesa Arizona Area Newborn Photographer “Having a baby is a life-changer. It gives you a whole other perspective on why you wake up every day.” – Taylor Hanson This is so true! Anyone who has had a baby knows that life feels different when you have a new little human that depends on you for […]

Mesa Arizona Area Newborn Photographer

Newborns

Newborn boy sleeping on his tummy with his hand under his cheek. Studio newborn session.

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Top Newborn Photographer Did you know that there is a huge discount if you book both a maternity and newborn session with SWP? One of the best reasons for doing this is that we get to meet each other and become friends during your maternity session. When your newborn session comes along, it is so […]

Top Newborn Photographer | Thompson Sessions

Maternity

Minimal newborn portrait of a baby girl in white swaddle. She is on a white background wearing a simple white headband.

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Local Newborn Photographer Moms of girls, I get it. I offer so much understanding when it comes to having a house full of girls! Having four in a row myself, I can relate and stand united with you! Don’t get me wrong, I love my little boys just as much as my gals. But I […]

Local Newborn Photographer | Sally Whetten Photography

Newborns

Newborn baby girl wearing a white flower headband. She is hugging a little teddy bear. Photographed on a white backdrop in a studio.

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