Richard Olpin LRPS is a professional photographer and specialist photographic tutor, based in Gloucestershire, UK.

Richard has a wide-ranging photographic portfolio including all manner of people, places and things. He is available for bespoke photography commissions of all kinds. 

Richard offers specialised photography training for both individuals and groups of all experience levels, including his popular 12 month ‘Masterclass’ mentoring programme which has taken past students from beginner right up to achieving Royal Photographic Society distinctions and beyond.


Workshops and Individual Training


Photographic retouching, image restoration etc.

News & Blog..

What makes a ‘Pro’ ?

Ahh, a different type of client woe for a change this morning.. This one serves as a warning to those budding photographers who think that because they’ve bought an SLR and a ‘JoeBloggsPhotography.com’ domain name they can call themselves a professional.. One of my former students is having some grief from a client who’s asking for […]

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Recent comments from clients...

“Not only technically brilliant, but imaginative and creatively stunning.”

“Your pics are absolutely stunning. You have a talent and a half .. , every time I see them I’m blown away!”

“We are delighted with the photo and how it looks on our brochures.”

Lynn Morris, WestBridge Capital

Special Offer - January 2018

Masterclass Mentoring Programme – 10% Discount

It’s January, it’s a bit quiet, so hey – here’s the January Sale.  For the next month only I’m offering ONE person the chance to book the enrol on my Masterclass mentoring programme with a 10% discount.  That means your entire programme is tremendous value for money and available for less then the cost of 10 individual training days!

Please note: This offer will be removed as soon as it’s taken up by someone, or at the end of January anyway, so if you’re interested please don’t hesitate to get in touch