Bryony Richards, PhD
Dr. Bryony Richards was born in the United Kingdom and has spent her adult life studying, working, and taking photographs across Europe, Oceania, Africa, and the USA. She holds a Doctor of Philosophy in Geology from the University of London, with her subsequent research and publications focusing on complex geological datasets across six continents.
Among her research interests advanced imaging including remote sensing of the Martian landscape have continually led Bryony to reevaluate her photography practices, honing her work to include a scientific narrative. Bryony’s professional photography is focused on landscape and astrophotography with an emphasis on how these photographs can not only look beautiful but also be a valuable scientific tool. Bryony is passionate about women in astrophotography and about educating young people through photography. Her photographic work is commonly featured in international publications with many pieces having won international photography awards.