Richard Prince has been involved with the car hobby since childhood. He founded a vintage car restoration business after completing graduate school in 1988 and operated that business until selling it in 1995. He began writing and providing photography to various automotive magazines in 1991 and turned that into a full-time business in 1996. Over the intervening years he has accumulated a wide range of experience photographing vehicles, motorsports, events, facilities, and people for many of the world's major automobile manufacturers and a diverse array of other companies, including Aston Martin, Audi, Bentley, Buick, Cadillac, Chevrolet, Chrysler, Ferrari, Jaguar, Land Rover, Lexus, Lotus, Mazda, Mercedes-Benz, Nissan, Peugeot, Citgo, Compuware, Gainsco, Hankook, KUMHO, Lockheed Martin, Motorola, Michelin, Mobil 1, Rolex, Stop Tech, Sunoco, SunTrust, TI Automotive, Toshiba, Visa, and Yokohama. In addition, he has published three books and authored/illustrated approximately 2,000 magazine articles for more than 400 publications around the world.