Ryan Richardson Photographer


Welcome Adventurers, Photographers, and all Outdoor Enthusiasts Alike. Life Outside Online as a collection of my personal adventures, photography guides, and outdoor industry insights. No matter if you’re an outdoor professional like me or a weekend warrior, I’m equally grateful to have you here at Life Outside Online I believe we can all learn a lot from each other.

– Ryan Richardson

My name is Ryan Richardson. I’m the owner and executive producer of Life Outside Studio, a video production company specializing in the outdoor industry. I’m also a photographer, writer and entrepreneur. Life Outside Online is the culmination of years of working as an outdoor industry professional. These are my photos, stories, and ideas. Welcome along on my journey, I’m stoked to have you.

Bio – Ryan has built his life around being outside. Turning passion into occupation, Ryan’s unique vision for authentic storytelling has granted him the opportunity to travel the world shooting for the biggest names in the outdoor industry. Ryan’s  photos, videos, and doc-series have been featured on National Geographic Adventure, Canadian Geographic, and Discovery Channel.  Highlighted projects include filming for sustainable tourism while swimming with orca in the arctic,  documentary filmmaking for non-profits protecting wilderness ecosystems while trekking 420km self-supported across Iceland, and creating doc-series for NGO’s in the world’s most remote regions life Namibia and New Zealand.     


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Calgary, Alberta