Richard Ellis Photography

Three time Pulitzer Prize nominated photographer with 30-years experience shooting editorial, destination & location photography. Based in Charleston, SC I travel extensively and have lived in 6 countries.

I also shoot documentary style weddings and portraits in the Charleston, Hilton Head, Myrtle Beach and Savannah areas.

South Carolina
United States

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Aerial Editorial Festival People Photojournalism Portrait Travel Wedding Magazine News Reportage


Studio facilities are available.

Full studio and ability to work on location anywhere in the world. Aerial photography with
my own airplane

Recent Clients

  1. Coastal Living Magazine
  2. National Geographic Traveller
  3. Time Magazine
  4. MTV Networks
  5. Guardian


  1. Pulitizer Prize nominee
  2. World Press Awards
  3. POYi Award


Portfolios of example work from Richard Ellis Photography: