Richard Saad was born in Beirut, Lebanon on the 4th of July, 1975.
He graduated as an architect from the American University of Beirut (AUB) where he received the “Areen Award of Excellence in Architecture”.
After working for five years at Bernard Khoury Architects, he joined Nabil Gholam Architects (nga) where he became an associate and is currently working as head of design.
He started photography early during his school years. The activity very quickly became his main source of income
His first solo exhibition “Imprints on Damascus” at Masrah Al Madina Theatre was his main push towards in photojournalism and was published on the Oslo University official website.
He also taught photography and conception of image courses at university, where he very much enjoyed the teaching experience.
Richard has later on specialized in Architecture Photography, exploring and mastering digital photography along the way by pushing it to its limits.