Booking is simple...

Choose a session type to book online, pay for your booking, sign the agreement, and we do the rest! We have curated an amazing and highly sought after experience where we take care of everything. Our sessions include portrait planning, Studio Wardrobe for mom and toddlers, a session in the studio or location of your choice, and a design & ordering appointment to help you choose how to display your images. And don't worry, we know most of your photos live and stay in your hard drive but that won't happen this time around, we promise!

Our exclusive and licensed photographer and owner (Yari) works with a wonderful group of licensed professionals including a talented hair & makeup artist, a skilled florist for custom floral installations, and an outstanding baker for the best cakes to smash.

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Yari M. Photography specializes in family, high school senior, maternity, newborn, baby, and milestone photography in the Indian Wells Valley, including Ridgecrest, Inyokern, Lake Isabella, Bakersfield, Lancaster, Palmdale, Tehachapi, Mojave, Lone Pine, Porterville, Kernville, and Bishop. Contact us for sessions at the beach, Red Rock Canyon, R-Ranch in the Sequoias, or any other location. We are happy to travel to give you exactly what you want.



Yes! Our studio wardrobe is included with all of our full sessions. We have women's clothing (sizes S-XL) and clothing for kiddos (ages 0MO-6yrs). Do you see a piece you absolutely love? Let me know and I'll make sure to put it aside for you to borrow during your session.


No. Hair and makeup is an additional charge (paid directly to licensed professional) and includes a hair style of your choice, waterproof airbrushed makeup, lashes, highlighting, and contouring. For an extra fee, she will also do your daughter's hair, too!


While we really, really want the artwork we create to live on your walls or in an album, we know that some clients prefer just the digitals. These can be purchased alone, or in addition to framed prints or an album.


Yes! we love when a family chooses me to document their milestones. We appreciate their loyalty. There are memberships when wanting two or more sessions.


We do! Every Spring and Fall, we host a family mini session event for our clients from the previous year. We also offer seasonal mini sessions especially for Christmas when we go real big. Seasonal sessions are open to the community. Christmas Minis registration sell out fast, so make sure you check back often to snag a spot!

Yari M. Photography is a licensed photography studio located at 720 N. Norma St. Suite A in Ridgecrest, CA 93555. We proudly serve our community and neighboring communities such as Inyokern, Lake Isabella, Kernville, Bishop, Bakersfield, Lancaster, Palmdale, etc. We offer outdoor, studio, and on-location fine art photography including family, maternity, newborn, cake smash, H.S. senior, engagement, and wedding photography. Ready to have breathtaking photos of you and yours beautifully captured and curated by an expert and super friendly photographer? Click here and let’s get started!