Richard took up photography in 2015 after retiring from a 45 year career as a CFO. He started doing landscape and macro photography, then street photography. While doing street he started doing street portraits which lead him into doing headshots and portraits that led to fashion, performance and dance photography. During COVID, Richard has become the staff photographer for Celebrate Westwood photographing most of their events, including performances by BCP members at the Westwood Historic Bandstand. Richard currently uses studio space in Emerson, NJ to do headshots and portraits and is a member of the Headshot Crew.