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About Me

I'm also possibly open to shoot in New Orleans sometime later this month, and Boston/Providence in early December.

Hi! I'm a fine art photographer in Beaumont, Texas (east of Houston). I love working with models of all shapes, ethnicities, gender identities, etc. to create art that captures the human form and the human spirit. My work has been exhibited in a number of galleries, and this year I had my fourth solo gallery exhibition. Most of my work is created either in the studio, in outdoor locations or abandoned buildings, or in my underwater studio here in Beaumont.

Please get in touch if you'd like to shoot! I am limited to trade only (More details...).

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We rent an apartment above our garage through AirBnB, I can block out dates as needed for personal guests, so if you're looking for a host on my side of Texas, let me know!
Here's a link to the listing.

I check messages here, but I'm easier to reach on Facebook or Instagram.

For complex shoots (underwater, body paint, some abandoned locations, etc.), I only work with models I've already worked with before, or with qualified traveling professional models. For other shoots, especially when I travel, I'm always looking for new people to work with.

If I send a friend request, I'd like to work with you. MM has limits on sending messages to non-friends. If you're interested as well, please accept and let me know!


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"Did my first underwater shoot with Richard! I was such a challenge, but was so worth it! Would love to work with him again on other concepts and ideas!" Read less

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"Inspiring. Gave super detailed instructions for what he wanted, but we also shot some of what I wanted. It is so rare a photographer actually listens to my input, and this meant the world to me! We got a shot I have been trying to get for a very long time, and the entire experience was just lovely. I can't recommend Richard enough!" Read less

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"Richard was one of my very first photographers I shot nude imagery with many years ago, and those photos still are among my favorites. Amazing photographer :)" Read less

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"Wonderful photographer, gracious host, all around nice guy! =]" Read less

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"Wonderful to work with and we've made some great art! Whenever I'm in the area and have time for TF, I know he's worth it!" Read less

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Credit Notes

• Honorable Mention, BAL Portrait, Nude, and 3D Exhibition, May 2016.
• Juried show selection, TASIMJAE, April 2015.
• Group show, Contagious Collaborations, November 2014.
• Focus Exposures magazine, issue 4 (cover).
• President/Chairman, Beaumont Art League, 2012-2014.
• Juried show selection, TASIMJAE, April 2014.
• Focus Exposures Collector's Edition, November 2013 (cover).
• Solo show, Displacement of the Soul, BAL, September 2013.
• Interview, KVLU, September 2013.
• Cat5 Magazine, September 2013.
• The Issue, September 2013.
• Salon-hung solo show, Burns Antik Haus, April-October 2013.
• Juried show selection, TASIMJAE, April 2013.
• Group exhibition, Artopia, January 2013.
• Focus Exposures Collector's Edition, January 2013 (portfolio and original cover).
• Best in Show, BAL Membership Show, October 2012.
• Juried show selection, Seattle Erotic Art Festival 2012.
Interview, Houston Press, "100 Creatives" series, February 3, 2012.
• First Place, BAL Membership Show, October 2011.
• Focus Nude issue, July/August 2011.
• Carrie Leigh Nude, Fall 2009.
• Placed at various juried shows and exhibitions.
• Solo show, Funkcją Wnętrza Osoby, 2010.
Cover story, The Issue, October 2010
Interview, University Press (Lamar University), September 30, 2010
• Interview, KVLU, September 2010
• Interview, The Examiner, September 23, 2010
Interview, Photographer & Model Podcast, Episode 20, October 2009
Interview, New York Times, September 18, 2008

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