Richard Walker is a commercial photographer based near Cooperstown, Oneonta and Albany in Upstate N.Y.

Richard Walker is a commercial photographer of objects, antiques, sculpture, paintings, architecture and interiors, and people with their art and collections. He is especially known for his still-life compositions of products, antiques and collectibles, sports memorabilia, and historical ephemera.

His personal work, Rural Icons, is an exploration of the declining agricultural landscape and its architectural legacy.

Clients and periodicals featuring his work include: Avon, Chanel, Wamsutta, Smithsonian Magazine, Benartex, The National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum, The Adirondack Museum, Fenimore Art Museum, Town & Country, Financial Planning, Cigar Aficionado, Adirondack Life, Old House Interiors, The Newport Restoration Foundation, The Doris Duke Charitable Foundation, The Soccer Hall of Fame, Architectural Digest, Collector Books, Art & Auction, The New York Times, Antiques, Reader's Digest Books, and many others.