Oli Hillyer-Riley is a London-based photographer & director, specialising in lifestyle, sport & portraiture. Growing up on the south coast of England, Oli surrounded himself in the surf and skate scene which kick-started his interest in photography, where he now spends his time between the city and in the sea.
Nike, Adidas, Puma, O’Neill, Speedo, English Cricket, Berghaus, Formula 1, Canterbury Rugby, Scottish Rugby, Santander, Sky, Mini, BMW, Renault, BT, Robinson’s, Kellogg’s, Brita, Prego, Brooke’s Brothers & Soho House.
Oli Hillyer-Riley was recently commissioned to shoot professional golfer, Georgia Hall, for the AIG Women’s Open. The tournament which took place at the legendary Carnoustie Golf Links featured the world’s best golfers battling for the title.
Oli Hillyer-Riley has been adding to his portfolio of personal work shooting with filmmaker, model and modern day explorer, James Aiken. ‘Boat Cove’ explores James and Oli’s shared passion for the sea and surfing and brings a fashion edge to Oli’s portfolio.
Oli Hillyer-Riley was recently commissioned to shoot the new kit launch for the British & Irish Lions. Shoot on location and with a relatively short amount of time per player, Oli created a striking set of images showcasing the power and strength that goes into rugby.