"Cheryl just seems to be able to capture a child in their own special moment. It's magic. She is much more of an artist than a photographer." - Kathyrn Conway
“It may be ‘just’ your wedding day, but you’ll end with some prints worthy of an opening at the ICA [Institute of Contemporary Art].”
– Boston Magazine
“I love your eye. You are an extraordinary photographer… I receive thousands of submissions yearly from wedding photographers all over the world interested in being featured in the magazine. Your work is continually among the best – one of my top five favorites in all the world.”
- Grace Ormonde, Grace Ormonde Wedding Style
“Cheryl has earned her "Best of Boston" status ten times over. Her energy and professional demeanor are only overshadowed by her warmth. Her "eye" is elegant and intimate - she doesn't miss a thing.”
- Elin M.
Commercial & Editorial
"A world class photographer. She is very much an artist. A unique and enormously talented artist. I'm just proud to know her."
- Jack Connors
Clients profiled below include: Affina Hotels NYC, Isabelle Stewart Gardner Museum, Catalyst, Joanne Geeze, Colin Cowe, Newport Life Magazine, Marc Hall Design
Portraits & Headshots
"Cheryl is able to capture the exact second that you are you."
- Jennifer Donaldson, Client
"She really, truly loves what she does and it shows. I would wear a sandwich board for her."
- Shannon Pastuszak
"I am crying...the photos are so moving. You totally capture the essence of my line. They are amazing."
- Kate Brierley, Designer / Isoude
"Like the New York Times' Bill Cunningham, Cheryl Richards' presence at our Gala adds prestige and an artistic flair that excites guests as much as the stunning pictures she captures."
- K. Layton, Client, Isabella Steward Gardner Museum
About Cheryl Richards
Cheryl Richards Photography is an award-winning photography studio with locations in Boston, Mass and Newport, RI. The studio is owned and managed by professional photographer, Cheryl Richards, who has been photographing people and events in New England for over 25 years.
Cheryl’s stunning portraits, breathtaking wedding photography, and creative editorial work has earned her recognition from her loyal clients, as well as local and national publications including Boston Magazine, The Boston Globe, Wedding Style Magazine, and Social Life Magazine, among others.
Whether you’re a bride looking for a wedding photographer, a CEO in need of a headshot, or a fashion brand in search of a new photographer, you have come to the right place. Cheryl is a five-time “Best of Boston” photographer, and is skilled in creating honest, beautiful images.