I am a freelance photographer providing studio and location photographs for agency, editorial, corporate clients and more.
I have been taking photographs professionally for eleven years. During this time I have been on a journey to discover the artist within. I have always had a passion for creating original photographs that come from my own visions and ideas. I want to push my own limits as a photographer and push my clients limits, giving them an experience they will never forget whilst making them feel good about themselves.
I have been fortunate to travel the world taking photographs and teaching other photographers. I want to help people understand that it is O.K to be an individual in this world.
Photography gives me a reason, a purpose and a great excuse to do the things I want to do in life, it has lead me to amazing places and introduced me to some amazing people.
The limitless nature of photography drives me, like a drug, it is an addiction I can’t quit, it’s endless possibilities mean I can never get bored, never reach the top, it’s always evolving and opening my mind.
My goal is to not only succeed as a photographer but as a person, if I can help people by making them look good whilst giving them a good experience I am very happy.

I am based in South Wales U.K but I also travel the world. This website hosts a selection of my favourite work & commissions.

Due to the nature of my work, I can’t always answer my phone. The best form of contact is via email, I’ll do my best to get back to you within 24 hours. I love travelling and consider commissions anywhere in the world!

Email –

Mobile +44 7881 369141

Instagram @richardpwalton

Clients -

  • Gumball 3000
  • Maxim Magazine (USA)
  • MTV
  • Kill City Skateboards
  • Santa Cruz
  • Independent Truck Company
  • Veho
  • Route One
  • Etnies
  • Sainsburys
  • SWYD
  • Affinion
  • Insight
  • Morrisons
  • One Dead Pixel
  • Ideal Home Show
  • Grand Designs live
  • Voice magazine
  • The Telegraph Outdoor Adventure Travel
  • Ottillie Pop

Photo training -

Click here to find out more information regarding photo training, I offer a number of options and often present seminars for The Society of Wedding and Portrait Photographers

Museum standard fine art framed prints -

Please contact me for more information, prices start at £1950

Awards and qualifications -

Qualified to Fellowship level (FSWPP) with the Society of Wedding and Portrait Photographers (achieved in 2012)

3 Merit awards in the international SWPP 20×16 print competition 2014

Nominated for ‘Photographer of the year’ with the SWPP 2013

8 Merit awards in the 2013 SWPP 20×16 print competition

Avant Garde photographer of the year 2012 (SWPP)

Nominated for photographer of the year (SWPP) 2012

6 Gold awards SWPP 2012

7 Merit awards in the 20×16 international print competition – SWPP Convention 2012

Overall portrait photographer of the year 2011 SWPP 20×16 print competition

6 Merit awards in the 20×16 print competition – SWPP Convention 2011

4 Gold awards SWPP 2010

3 Merit awards in the 20×16 print competition – SWPP Convention 2010

12 Gold awards SWPP 2009

2 Merit awards in the 20×16 print competition – SWPP Convention 2009

3 Gold awards SWPP 2008

Panasonic ‘Photo of the year’ 2004