Public Speaking

Public Speaking

Public Speaking

Richard is an engaging public speaker and has presented marine life lectures around the world over the past decade.  He has presented at international SCUBA diving exhibitions in Australia (AIDE/ODEX), Asia (ADEX – Singapore) and UK (DIVE Show NEC) as well as dive clubs, galleries and other venues.  He has been invited to speak at many leading resorts and live-aboards across the globe, including: Wakatobi Dive Resort, Bilikiki Liveaboard, Dewi Nusantara, Siladen Resort, Atmosphere Resort, Arenui liveaboard, Dive Into Lembeh and Lembeh Resort

In addition to his popular science-based presentations, he has also spoken at global scientific conferences including two quadrennial Indo-Pacific Fish Conferences in Perth, Western Australia and Okinawa, Japan.  Richard was invited as a keynote speaker to the SyngBio 2017 conference where he spoke at The Florida Aquarium to delegates, sponsors and members of the public with sand tiger sharks as a backdrop.  He has also presented at The Zoological Society of London to ocean researchers about his work.

Recent Events

Bristol Underwater Photography Group talk

This week I headed off to Bristol to give a talk to Bristol Underwater Photography Group about using biology to inform your photography.  It was a great turn out and lovely to give a talk where the audience were clearly natural history buffs.  I did get...

Underwater Tour Australia

I am excited to announce that I have been invited to join the inaugural Underwater Tour around Australia in May 2018.  Four of us underwater photographers are hitting the road together across Australia, visiting Brisbane, Perth, Melbourne and Sydney.  You...

Ocean Realm Images Flow – Newsletter 2017

2017 has been full of ups and downs.  It was personally challenging, with the sudden passing of my father at the end of 2016, but thankfully full of professional highs and amazing animal encounters. AUSSIE ROAD TRIP  The year started off on a trip that I organised for...