David Prakel was born in North of England. He gained a BSc in Psychology at the University of Manchester, an MA in Photographic History and Practice in 2010, and has worked as a freelance journalist and magazine editor, publishing and computer consultant, trainer and music critic.
- Composition, AVA Publishing, 2006.
- Basics Photography, Lighting, AVA Publishing, 2007.
- Visual Dictionary of Photography, AVA Publishing, 2010.
- Fundamentals of Creative Photography, 2011.