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, Berghaus, Formula 1, Canterbury Rugby, Saracens RFC, Santander, Sky, Mini, BMW, Renault, Seiko Watches, Robinson’s, Kellogg’s, Brita, Prego, Brooke’s Brothers & Soho House.
Oli Hillyer-Riley was recently commissioned by Vans Surf to shoot at their Weird Waves events. From the Great Lakes to the Severn Bore, Weird Waves takes place at some of the UK’s more unconventional surfing spots.
Oli Hillyer-Riley was once again commissioned to shoot a new campaign for rugby clothing and kit brand Canterbury. Part of the brand’s new ‘Rugby 365’ campaign, Oli shot a training session with the King’s Cross Steelers – the world’s first gay-inclusive rugby union team.
Oli Hillyer-Riley was recently commissioned by the Rugby Journal to shoot a series of portraits of former Harlequins and England player Ugo Monye.