Photographer who was named National Geographic Adventurer of the Year in 2012. His work has been seen in Outside and the New York Times.
He ventured across the unclimbed peaks of Antarctica, the Himalayas of Nepal, and Pakistan all in the name of finding beauty.
His Instagram popularity called for Fossil to team up with him to create the Fossil Q X Cory Richards watch. He has over 950,000 followers on his coryrichards Instagram account.
He married Olivia Hsu in July 2012.
He and Steve McCurry are both known for their photographic work at National Geographic.