Columbus Ohio Portrait Photographer


Photography is a fine craft, captured with instinctive passion and honed with exceptional dedication.  We are the full-service portrait studio you can always count on to document the beautiful chapters of your life.   Our work is where modern and fresh meet timeless and classic. 

Welcome to Simon Yao Studio.   



From babies to multi-generations.  No group is too big or too small.  
We embrace skills and artistry learned through years of experience

Our standards are high, because our clients also expect the same

As we venture into our 19th year, our passion for creating a customized photography experience as unique as each of our clients remains unchanged. 

A professional photographer should be able to effectively communicate with his clients and to provide gentle guidance to bring out the best in everyone.   We are most delighted to compose and lead throughout the entire photo shoot with care and expertise, as well as treating your family and friends with warm hospitality and thoughtfulness.  Most importantly, our ultimate goal is to create a work of art that will be a treasured memory for the years to come.

Share with us your photo location ideas or choose our exclusive natural light studio with Private Outdoor Garden

From skillful retouching to complete custom framing, we are the true professional you have been searching for.