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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


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


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


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


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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Interview With A Doula What is a Doula? In short, a doula is a childbirth assistant. They differ from a midwife, nurse or doctor. Doulas have a place in any birth setting, and work with the mother and father rather than assist in delivering the baby. I had a doula for 4 of my children’s […]

Interview With A Doula | Mesa Newborn Photographer


doula painting henna mandala on pregnant belly during interview with a doula

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5 Tips On What To Wear For Your Maternity Session Deciding what to wear for a photo session is the hardest part!! Let me share a few suggestions that I’ve learned over the years to make the process of choosing your outfit easier for you. Here are my top 5 Tips On What To Wear […]

5 Tips On What To Wear For Your Maternity Session


what to wear for maternity session

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Top 5 Outdoor Maternity Portrait Locations When it comes to outdoor locations in Mesa, I have a few favorite spots that I love to shoot in. I know I can depend on the light and setting to be gorgeous, so these are my top 5 outdoor maternity portrait locations. Let’s start with water. My top […]

Top 5 Outdoor Maternity Portrait Locations | Best Maternity Photographer Mesa


amazing maternity photo in the desert at sunset

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Not sure you want a studio maternity session? Here are some examples to show you how beautiful a studio maternity session can be! Some benefits of a studio session: The temperature is perfect! Too hot or cold outside? Not in the studio! It’s easy to have multiple clothing changes. The bathroom is always close by. […]

Studio Maternity Session | Mesa, AZ Maternity Photographer


beautiful egg chair maternity session

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Three Wall Displays I Am Loving Right Now | by Mesa, AZ Newborn Photographer Sally Whetten Human beings like to create things. Everyone has their way of expressing creation. We call these hobbies in a lot of cases. One of mine is interior decorating. Mesa, AZ Newborn Photographer Sally Whetten shares three great ways to […]

Three Wall Displays I Am Loving Right Now | Mesa, AZ Newborn Photographer

Home decor

newborn family photo collage above dresser

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Second Annual Mommy and Me Mini Sessions Event I am so beyond excited to offer these sessions again this year!! Things will be a little different than last year. There are only 10 SPOTS AVAILABLE!! I wish I could offer more, but for now once these are sold out they are gone! Here are the […]

2020 Mommy And Me Mini Sessions

Motherhood Event

mother holding baby in large rattan chair for mommy and me mini session


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