Publishing a photography book, magazine or article?

Use Rich Cutler's expertise – gained from three decades in the publishing industry – to make your publication perfect!


Rich provides a complete range of services to help artists, authors and publishers create their books and other publications – including design, copyediting, proofreading, typesetting and project management – through his company Helius.


Photobooks are becoming an important part of many artists’ practice, and publications on photography in art theory and criticism have never been more numerous. Rich is uniquely qualified – not only is he a practising photographic artist with deep knowledge of photographic theory but he is also a qualified editor with extensive experience of publishing: he has an MA degree (distinction) in photography, and is an Advanced Professional Member of the UK publishing industry’s foremost professional body – the Chartered Institute for Editing and Proofreading (CIEP) – which has awarded him its highest qualification of Registered Copyeditor.


Not sure what copyediting or proofreading is or how it will perfect your book or article? This CIEP guide explains: Proofreading or Editing? A Quick Guide to Using Editorial Professionals.



A selection of publications that Rich has worked on.



Photoworks Magazine, Photoworks Annual,
issues 19–24


Services: project management, copyediting, proofreading


Ben Burbridge (editor), Revelations
(Mack & Media Space (The Science Museum))

Services: copyediting, proofreading


Julian Stallabrass (editor), Memory of Fire: Images of War and The War of Images (Photoworks)
Services: copyediting, proofreading


Michael Jang, Who is Michael Jang?
(Atelier Éditions)

Services: copyediting, proofreading


Atelier Éditions, An Atlas of Rare & Familiar
(Atelier Éditions)

Services: copyediting, proofreading