I first got hooked on photography in the mid 1970s when I was about and my first SLR camera was a Pentax Spotmatic. At this time in my life I was training to become a teacher of Design and Technology and I used up nearly a whole terms grant to buy it. The Pentax was […]
About David Thompson
David Thompson is a UK Photographer specialising in Fine Art Landscapes. He was born in Stratford Upon Avon and after gaining a degree in Design and Technology and followed a successful career in teaching this subject at Secondary School level. He took early retirement in 2011 to pursue his real passion of photography in the South of England. He has worked with a number of Architectural firms to record new and existing buildings and undertaken a major ‘Photo Essay’ project to record the making of a bespoke Coronation Table for the Queen, by Fine Furniture Maker Aidan McEvoy. This table was commissioned as part of the Summer House Restoration Project at Buckingham Palace. More recently he has moved to the West Country to photograph the beautiful landscape of Dorset and Somerset. A number of his images have been published in the National Press and Online Media.