Burbridge is a perfectionist but he is equally a futuristic. His shots are either very colored, black or white, graphic or aerial.
Richard Burbridge has also been the photographer for the advertisement campaigns of Vivienne Westwood, Givenchy, Armani, Gucci and Calvin Klein, among others.
Richard Burbridge is also known for his celebrity portraits. He has captured celebrities such as Sean Penn, Iggy Pop, Alexander McQueen, Vivienne Westwood, and Jeremy Scott.
Recently, the fashion photographer has been called upon by the fast-food chain McDonald’s for their advertisement campaign. To underline the fact that everybody is welcome in this fast food restaurant, he displayed shots of anonymous people in the ad. His goal was to capture the reality in people’s face by focusing on their changing facial expression. The ad was a real success.