Richard Knapp was born and raised in Los Angeles. He is a true Californian in his love for the outdoors. When he is not shooting you can often find him surfing or hiking the beaches and foothills of the greater Los Angeles area. His love of photography grew out of his desire to share the people and places he encountered traveling the world with his friends and family back home. "Two things I love about photography, It's ability to capture reality, and its ability to distort ...