Rupert Rivett was born in Cardiff in 1966. He joined the Royal Air
Force in 1986 as an Air Photographic Technician. Trained at the
Joint School of Photography at RAF Cosford he later went on to serve
on No 1 Harrier Squadron in different Reconnaissance Intelligence
Centres of the RAF both in the uk and “in the field”
abroad. After leaving the Royal Air Force in 1990 he moved near
Bath in Avon and went on to freelance in photography and exhibited
work like a photo essay about the Bath Eastern by-pass protest which
he exhibited at the F-Stop Gallery in Bath.
Since these early stages as a photographer he has gone on to study
at Brighton University, Graduating in 1998 with a BA (Hons) Degree
in Editorial Photography. In his last year of his Degree he followed
Sir James Goldsmith on his Political Venture to win the 1997 General
Election with his own party the Referendum Party.
After finishing his Degree Rupert was successful in gaining a place
in the Royal Photography Kodak print exhibition 2000 where his work
was exhibited at the Octigon Gallery Bath and later different venues
around the uk. He is at present working as an Editorial Photographer
and available for commissions especially Editorial work needing
his reportage style. Always taking a philanthropic approach to his
photography he is currently working on a long term photo story about
the Mega cities of the World.
His last Exhibition was entitled Brighton Untold Narrative shown
at The North Laine
Photography gallery Nov 2003 - Jan 2004. He is also one of the
two winners in the third round of the British
Journal of photography / Nikon Dream Project award.
If you wish to commission Rupert or receive more information about
future work and exhibitions please go to the contact
page and fill out the feedback form.
All Photography work on this web site is Copyright or Rupert Rivett