David Henley was born and raised in England, where he studied as a commercial photographer before embarking on an extended adventure throughout Asia. He eventually settled in Chiang Mai, where he has been living for over 25 years, and he is married with two children. David’s passion remains photography. He is the Managing Director of CPA Media, a mixed media company specializing in Asian travel, and has traveled extensively throughout Southeast Asia. His guidebooks include Insight Guides and Eyewitness Guides, and his photography has appeared in numerous newspapers and magazines including the Washington Post, National Geographic Traveler, and Hemispheres. He also owns and operates an online picture library, www.picturesfromhistory.com, which deals in historical and contemporary images of Asia. David is a founding member of Chiang Mai’s renowned Writers Club.