David Yarrow has built an unrivalled reputation for capturing the beauty of the planet’s remote landscapes, cultures and endangered animals. Born in Glasgow, Scotland in 1966, he is now an internationally acclaimed fine art photographer and Europe’s bestselling wildlife photographer. Yarrow is represented by some of the world’s leading galleries, with his prints selling for up to $60,000 and in America David has shown at the renowned Perot Museum in Dallas. His work is permanently on show at the new Museum of Natural History in Missouri.
David’s images are among some of the most sought after pieces of work, within the industry. In 2015, David exhibited his work in three single-man shows. Two of them in Europe: in Amsterdam at Kunsthuis Amsterdam and a one time only exhibition at the world famous Bührle Museum in Zurich. The final show of the year was at Rotella Gallery in New York City.
David puts his understanding of key environmental and geopolitical issues to practical use in his long-term commitment to Tusk Trust Charity as their affiliated photographer. Tusk receive a percentage of sales of David’s prints and books. David has recently signed a global book deal with Rizzoli publishing house in New York, to produce a flagship book named ‘Wild Encounters’ which features work from seven continents, capturing some of the earth’s most endangered species. He is honoured that HRH the Duke of Cambridge has written the foreword to the book which was released end 2016, all author royalties of this book will go to Tusk Trust. Alongside Rizzoli, David has launched his book in a series of events across the world in the last quarter of 2016, including exhibitions at Fotografiska in Stockholm, La Photographie Galerie in Brussels, Holden Luntz in Palm Beach and at London’s Somerset House.
As a lifelong user of Nikon equipment, David is proud to have been named as a Nikon Ambassador. He has put the brand’s products through some of the most gruelling situations imaginable in search of the most transcendent images.