Richard is a freelance photographer who lives in Mansfield, Victoria in South Eastern Australia. He is A Fellow of the Australian Institute of Professional Photography (AIPP), a regular judge at their annual convention and a past president of the Victorian Division. In 2003 he won the Landscape division of the Victorian Awards and received an Arts Council grant for overseas study. He is also a regular exhibitor of landscape photography and keynote speaker at photographic conventions.
Richard writes regular articles for Australian and International photographic magazines. Each year he produces a high quality black and white calendar on the High Country of Australia using large and medium format cameras and holds photographic workshops throughout the year under the Art of Photography Workshops program.