David Pickford

David Pickford

David is a photographer and writer with a particular interest in adventure sports and exploration. He has edited a variety of publications including two major national magazine titles. He was editor-in-chief of CLIMB, once the UK's top climbing and mountaineering magazine, and he was also the founding editor of BASE magazine, a leading British adventure sports quarterly (www.base-mag.com). David is the author of three books. His photographic book 'The Light Elsewhere: Encounters With The Elemental World' (2013) received widespread critical acclaim. 'After the Crash and other stories', a collection of short fiction, was published in 2015. His latest book 'Extreme Horizons: the climbing and adventure essays' - a collection of his non-fiction work - was published in autumn 2023.