british photographer Richard Powers specialises in interiors, architecture and the built environment. Working worldwide, he has been based in the south of france for several years.

Early in his freelance career Powers focused on the natural environment, developing his skills with a camera extensively throughout australasia, europe and the americas. Once back in london his eye turned to the design world within which he rapidly established himself with commissions from design agencies and shelter magazines such as elle decoration.

today his editorial client list includes us and european editions of architectural digest, elle decor, wsj, world of interiors and vogue living and other quality design magazines. he also works directly with architects, interior designers, hotels and publishing houses such as thames & hudson, penguin randon house and octopus. with 13 coffee table books to his name and 20 years of experience powers is a true force in his field, bringing equal amounts of enthusiasm, attention to detail and zen calm to his work.

 

 

 

 

 

published books

 

tropical minimal by danielle miller published by thames & hudson 2006

beyond bawa by david robson published by thames & hudson 2007

the iconic house by dominic bradbury published by thames & hudson 2009

living modern by phyliss richardson published by thames & hudson 2010

new natural home by dominic bradbury published by thames & hudson 2011

piet boon 3 by joyce huismann published by terra 2011

the iconic interior by dominic bradbury published by thames & hudson 2012

living modern tropical by phyliss richardson published by thames & hudson 2012

new paris style by danielle miller published by thames & hudson 2012

orla kiely – home by orla kiely published by octupus 2013

new brazilian house by dominic bradbury published by thames & hudson 2014

superhouse by karen mccartney published by lantern press imprint of penguin random house 2014

mountain modern by dominic bradbury published by thames & hudson 2014

waterside modern by dominic bradbury published by thames & hudson 2015

the white room karen mccartney published by lantern press imprint of penguin random house 2015