Multimedia-trained science journalist
Richard writes about animal and plant ecology, environmental research and policy, ocean science, archaeology, and technology.
His work has featured in National Geographic, New Scientist, The Economist, and Hakai Magazine, among others.
São Paulo, Brazil
Skills and training
Advanced editing skills using Avid Pro Tools; Adobe Audition
Script writer for Economist Radio
Music production basics using Logic Pro X
Experience researching, producing and editing news broadcasts, current-affairs podcasts and long-form documentaries
Qualified film maker, trained at City University
Experience editing with Adobe Premiere, Final Cut Pro X
Trained sourcing data using FOI requests, web scraping software, APIs
Basic Python coding
Competent in data analysis using Excel; Google Refine
Able to produce interactive visualisations; maps and charts