David Tett is an award-winning editorial photographer with over 16 years professional experience. As well as shooting stills David is an experienced videographer, shooting and editing short promotional videos and social documentaries. He is currently based in London and is available to work across the UK and abroad.

David also shoots headshots and is available to cover corporate/PR events up and down the country. His unique editorial style brings pictures to life with vivid colours and dynamic compositions. Please visit his portfolio to see some examples.

He is a member of The British Press Photographer's Association and The British Institute of Professional Photography. He also has an MA with Distinction in Film Studies from University College London.

David's clients include a variety of national publications and world famous institutions such as The Times newspaper, National Geographic Traveller, Easyjet Magazine, Time Out, the Royal Shakespeare Company, Kings College London and University College London

If you would like to enquire about rates or order prints please contact David directly at [email protected] or phone +44 (0)7732 554 934.



"David is a photographer I can rely on in any situation, I can rest assured that his images will always work for me, whether it's a large public event, an obscure sport or even underwater activities!" Ben Rowe – Picture Editor, Time Out



"I've worked with David for over 10 years and he has always produced the exact image I am looking for. From promotional images, portraits, building and group shots, he has never failed to impress me with his ability to capture the moment. I can always trust that he gets the best out of individuals involved whether that is an Artistic Director, actor or group of young people."
Amy Belson - Director of Communications & Sales, Lyric Hammersmith



"The RAD regularly works with David, and we are always incredibly happy with the results of a shoot. As well as being very professional and easy to work with, whatever the context, David manages to capture everything we need and more." Melanie Murphy – Director of Marketing and & Communications, The Royal Academy of Dance


David's Awards


2020 National Portrait Gallery and Duchess of Cambridge's Hold Still Lockdown Exhibition: NPG Director's choice

2016 International Photography Award Winner and Best of Show Exhibitor
2012 BIPP National Merit Award
2011 BIPP South West Award
2011 Federation of Euro Photographers Gold Award
2011 Renaissance Photography Prize Finalist
2007 European Union Youth Media Photo Prize Winner
2006 Euro Erasmus Competition Winner


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