Learning Zone

It’s always gratifying to hear from people who’ve come across my website and enjoyed looking at it. Sometimes I even learn a thing or two in the process. On that note I’d like to thank Rachel, Mary and Jennifer for sending me this link. Hope you enjoy reading about the evolution of the camera as much as I did.

Deficient to the tune of one

I was up in the Cheviot Hills the other day, climbing a particularly craggy and overgrown slope, when I realised to my dismay that one of my legs had fallen off.

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Creative White Balance

Inside your camera is a noble but sadly overlooked piece of silicon. The chip in question processes the data created by the camera’s sensor and turns it into a recognisable image.

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The Joy of Primes

The easiest option when buying a new lens for a system camera is to pick a zoom (and in fact virtually all kit lenses supplied with new cameras are zooms). Practically speaking zoom lenses make a lot sense. A zoom lens lets you adjust the focal length to one degree or another.

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Hadrian’s Wall Country

Take a word and stick a space in it somewhere to make two words. It can make quite a difference; Northumbria and North Umbria for example. One is an ancient region noted for its climate, fine food and drink and an abundance of architectural treasures. The other is a place in Italy.   

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MyPhotoSchool: Making Money…

MyPhotoSchool offers four week on-line photography courses from some of the world’s top photographers.

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One-to-One Workshops

Learning in a group isn’t for everyone. If you’d prefer the personal touch why not consider a day’s one-to-one photography workshop?

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About David

David Taylor is a British award-winning landscape and travel photographer, who was born and raised in Newcastle upon Tyne and now lives in the ancient market town of Hexham, Northumberland. He took his first photograph at the age of 14, when his parents gave him a Kodak Instamatic for Christmas, and he has been taking photographs ever since.

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Workshop Vouchers

I am now pleased to be able to offer workshop vouchers, which would make the ideal gift for someone you know who would like to broaden their photography skills.

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Gallery introduction

Welcome to the gallery. It’s here that you’ll find my favourite landscape and travel photography.

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