David was born in Nevada but has spent most of his life in Utah. He has been involved in art since he was very young and discovered landscape photography after many years as a portrait photographer in Nevada and Utah. David’s company Heaton Photography Landscape Designs, specializes in natural color landscapes and close-up work. In 1994, he established Landscape Designs for stock photography and fine art sales, and he was President and Board Member of the Professional Photographers of Nevada for many years. David strives to capture natural beauty and special moments in time which may go unnoticed by others. Photography has long been a key to his expression of artistic and creative emotion.
Since moving to Boulder, Utah, David has taken on the world of woodwork and three-dimensional art. He likes to choose local woods and creates bowls, boxes, bird houses, vases, chairs, and other constructions in his small wood shop. David continues to discover, enjoy, and record the wonderful beauty of our Earth, so do enjoy a further look at his work beyond Gallery 24!