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Exceptionally You!

An unrivaled senior portrait session that’s as unique as you are!

Building One Picture at a Time

One Picture at a Time

Your Memories

your style

Your luxury portrait experience starts as soon as you contact me. From day one, you’ll get advice, guidance, and plenty of options to make sure you’re ready to SHINE on your big day!

Your graduation is a once-in-a-lifetime accomplishment, and that means you deserve to be spoiled. I want you to have the senior portraits of your dreams, so you’ll get a session that lasts from 1 to 3 hours…sometimes longer if we’re having too much fun! That gives us plenty of time to change things up. From outfits to locations to adding in your favorite sports, pets, and more…you can add as much variety as you want. Feeling edgy? I’ve got you covered. Want to highlight your sports career? No problem. Want pics with your bestie? Absolutely!

It's Time To Get Excited!

Hi! I’m Michelle Robertson and I’ve been a professional photographer for over 15 years. I’m located in the beautiful Arizona Desert, in East Mesa. Senior pictures and graduations are my jam! I absolutely love delivering images that make my clients gasp, giggle, and even jump up & down! I am currently one of the top 200 senior portrait photographers in the world, as well as one of the top 100 senior photographers in the country! I promise to help you every step of the way—from choosing the best outfits, coordinating hair and makeup, scoping out gorgeous locations, and making sure you look your amazing BEST in front of the camera.

Your senior pictures reflect the best memories of your high school years, and I’m excited to work with you!


Professional Senior Portrait Photographer Michelle Robertson

My promise for every senior…

Natural, authentic senior pictures that build confidence & positivity

Instagram-worthy photos that capture your unique personality and style

A professional portrait experience that is one of the best memories of senior year

I do things a little differently around here...

I do things a little differently
around here

When you choose Magical Memories by Michelle, you’re choosing to turn your treasured high school memories into unique, artistically created portraits. It all starts with a one-on-one consultation to build the session of your dreams, and it culminates in a photo collection you’ll be proud to show off and share. The magic is in the details, and at Magical Memories by Michelle, all the little details make a huge difference. Browse through these galleries to see some of my work and get some fun ideas for your senior pictures. And there are many more available if you need help with the perfect locations and outfits ideas too!

“Love this lady!!! Michelle is amazing, her photos are top quality, and I will hold onto them forever. My senior video even made my mom tear up. If you’re looking for the best senior photographer, you found her!”

Desert Ridge High School

Go Ahead, Expect Magic

Your senior pictures are a big deal, and you need a professional photographer who’s ready to pull out all the stops to turn your unforgettable high school moments into keepsake portraits you’ll love. At Magical Memories by Michelle, the magic is in the details—and that’s why I take care of every little thing to make sure you get a graduation photo package you’re proud to show off and share.

Here’s just a glimpse of what to expect:


No boring images here!

I specialize in senior pictures, so you’re guaranteed to get keepsake photos that are uniquely you. With a little guidance from me, you’ll feel confident and ready to show off your personality in front of the camera.

Expert Styling!

The sky’s the limit when it comes to showing off your unique style. I’ll provide expert tips and advice for getting looks the camera loves, and I’ll help you coordinate your favorite outfits with different locations. Plus, you’ll have access to the exclusive Style Closet that’s filled to the brim with mix-and-match possibilities.

Welcome to the grand finale!

I’m always on the lookout for the best products to display your portraits, and I’m proud to say the collection I currently offer is full of stunning, high-quality options you’ll be proud to share and display.

FREE DOWNLOAD Senior Session Planning Guide

No matter who you choose as your senior portrait photographer, I don’t want you to stress! want to help you get prepped & ready for your senior pictures!

Download this FREE GUIDE for tips & tricks
for your portrait perfect session!


When to Schedule

If you want to avoid the last minute rush, book early! “But I don’t graduate for months, isn’t it too early?” Here are 5 tips to remember when choosing a date.

Client Reviews

Read what teenagers and their parents say about their senior portrait experience with Michelle! 


Camera Ready

Some of my best tips are in my Camera Ready guide. You’ll have a portrait- perfect face and photo worthy nails just in time for the big day!

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