Award-winning lifestyle and ocean photographer whose life and work was the subject of an ABC TV documentary called One Shot. He was awarded the 2016 IPA International Sports Photographer Of the Year at the prestigious Lucie Awards
Before getting into photography, he was a rugby player and fireman.
He has earned more than 70,000 followers for his russellordphoto Instagram account.
He married Catherine Ord. He was based out of Margaret River, Australia and Auckland, New Zealand.
He and Mark Fitz have both been known for their ocean photography.