Kevin Richards
  • Male
  • Alberton, Gauteng
  • South Africa
  • An Experienced Amateur Photographer

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  • Dean
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  • Leon Horne
  • Marinda van der Berg
  • Jaco Brink
  • Kristy R.
  • Lynne Geldenhuys
  • Anthony Comyn
  • Matthew Botha
  • Franciska
  • Rene van Heerden
  • Charlene Richards
  • Christina Holt

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Expanding Your Vision

Started this discussion. Last reply by Salomie Klingbiel Dec 8, 2015. 2 Replies

The worst part of trying to be good at something is that it is like trying to climb a staircase which has a clear beginning, but has no real end. And to top things off, each step that you climb gets…Continue

Work/Life Balance

Started this discussion. Last reply by Derik Midgley Jun 24, 2015. 10 Replies

Today, I am planning a mini outing to shoot something I saw from the side of the road on the way home from work in the past few weeks.This will be the first time I have use my camera in about 8…Continue

Photo Processing Workstation Advice

Started this discussion. Last reply by Kevin Richards Nov 12, 2014. 7 Replies

Hi All,I am busy looking into building a new workstation as my current setup is taking strain and reached its upgrade potential.I am an IT guy by profession, so from a component price/performance…Continue

Wedding Newbie Advice

Started this discussion. Last reply by Kevin Richards Aug 4, 2014. 3 Replies

So, interesting turn of events.....I now have two possible wedding opportunities coming from friends of friends.... of friends.My gut reaction (which I suppressed) was "Hell no. Way too scary!" But I…Continue


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Kevin Richards commented on Charlaine Gerber's photo

You see all I need's a whisper in a world that only shouts...

"Enjoying all your work. Creativity we all wish we had on tap. Very well done."
Sep 26, 2017

Profile Information

City and Country
Alberton South Africa
November 27, 1975
Are you...
An Experienced Amateur Photographer
Which genre(s) of photography interests you..
Portraiture, Glamour-Beauty-Fashion, Landscape & Travel, Urban Landscape, Wildlife, Fine-Art, Macro, Sports-Adventure, Wedding Photography
Bio... something about you. Including camera equipment and software you're using...
Canon 650D and 5DM3.

Various Tamron and Canon lenses.

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Kevin Richards's Blog

The First Couple Shoot

Posted on March 21, 2015 at 13:00 0 Comments

It has been 16 or so months of firsts since picking up a camera with any intent at all back in 2013. In fact, being so new to photography means that just about all the work I do is pretty much a first. This was made imminently clear, in the…


Why-oh-Why DPC!?

Posted on November 20, 2014 at 10:48 6 Comments

I actually wanted to call this blog entry "Why I now hate DPC", which is completely tongue-in-cheek, but I feared it may create the wrong impression.


Anyway, now that I have your attention;


Since attending the basic DPC course last year, it has almost been an obsession for me to post my two weekly shots for critique. I needed to get my fix.


In the beginning, it was all about experimenting and fiddling and ..... well ..... fun. And besides, all…


Lessons from the Photobooth

Posted on September 19, 2014 at 11:30 8 Comments

I recently had the privilege of being asked to do a photo-booth type shoot for a combined 18th and 21st birthday party.

Naturally, I had grand ideas about what to do on on the shoot, and being and ex boy-scout I have a tendency to over prepare, so I started planning and getting advice early on on how to handle this particular shoot. It was a little nerve wracking as it would be my fist shoot with my new lights outside of my lounge...... anyway.

The best advice I…


The Shades of Grey

Posted on July 28, 2014 at 8:30 1 Comment

No, this is not some sort of nod to THAT book, nor the upcoming movie actually, but rather a bit of self-reflection on my photography.

When I have a look at my work, well when I say “work”, I mean the progression of my photography since the time I attended DPC in September 2013, I have noticed something quite interesting in that although I have a pretty balanced distribution of colour versus mono shots, I by far prefer the black and whites. By a substantial margin no…


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At 16:05 on August 20, 2013, Mike Tagg said…

Thank you Kevin and should you need any help I would be very willing. I sense that you will progress very rapidly. m

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