Richard writes about animal and plant biology, ecology, archaeology environmental research and policy, ocean science, and technology.
His work has featured in National Geographic, New Scientist, The Economist, Hakai Magazine and Sapiens, among others.
As a trained radio and podcast producer, Richard’s projects have appeared on Economist Radio, BBC World Service and SciDevNet. He also does audio consultancy and editing work, for various editorial and commercial clients.
Based in 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