David Taylor has been providing location management and production services for film and TV throughout Scotland for over 20 years. His extensive knowledge of Scottish locations extends from the Scottish Borders to the Shetland Islands, from the city centres of Glasgow or Edinburgh to the charms of Islay, Harris, Skye and Orkney. If your shoot is looking for rugged beauty, stark cityscapes, or the dramatic Highlands of Scotland, David Taylor has the experience to get your production rolling.

Our work encompasses all genres as Location Manager, Location Scout and Fixer and as a supplier of Production Services to the Film and TV industry in Scotland.

We have found and managed locations for numerous productions from all across the globe.

Here are some of the productions we have worked with.

Recent Projects:

July – August 2018  Location Manager, Smuggler – The National Lottery Commercial

July 2018  Location Manager, STV Creative – “Hopster” Commercial

May 2018 Location Scout, Salt Films – Pringle of Scotland stills shoot

April 2018  Fixer, Chump Productions – “The Grand Tour”

Grand Tour presenters outside scottish castle

March 2018  Local Producer, Mighty Hand (US) – “The Bruce” (Feature)

Cameraman filming horse scene from the movie the bruce

March 2018 Local Producer, Verdes (US) – Oban Whisky commercial
January – March 2018 Local Producer, Netflix (US) – “Death By Magic”

January 2018 Production Manager, Shed Media (US) – “Who Do You Think You Are?”

November / December 2017 Production Manager, Shed Media (US) – “Who Do You Think You Are?”

October 2017 Location Scout, Salt Films – Old Speckled Hen Commercial

October 2017 Location Scout, North 6 – H & M Commercial

September 2017 Location Manager, Canagan – Dog food commercial

September 2017 Production Manager, Visit Britain stills campaign

A still image from the Visit Britain Campaign

August 2017 Location Manager, Greenroom Films – Boohoo Commercial

July 2017 Production Services, Friend – Glenmorangie Commercial

Film Crew Glenmorangie Commercial

June 2017 Production Manager, Vice (Holland) – Johnnie Walker Commercial

May 2017 Fixer, Fish Film (Spain) – Schweppes commercial

April 2017 Fixer, Foxtrot Papa – Jaguar XF Sportbrake commercial

March 2017 Location Scout, LS Productions – Harry Styles Music Video

January / February 2017 Acting Location Manager, BBC Drama – “Trust Me”
November / December 2016 Location Manager, BBC Scotland – “River City”
October/November 2016 Location Scout, BBC Grafton House – “Clique”

October 2016 Fixer – LG 42 GmbH – Commercial for Mini / BMW

September/October 2016 Production Manager – Diageo USA “My Tales of Whisky”
with Nick Offerman

July 2016 Location Manager – The Gate “Citroën C3” – TV Commercial

May/June/July/August/September 2016 Location Manager – “Eve” CBBC Drama

April 2016 Fixer – Happy Finish / Glenfiddich – 360° Drone footage
March 2016 Fixer – Diageo Singapore – Whisky Blending Documentary

January – March 2016 Local Producer – Stendahls Reklambyrå AB – Volvo Cars Stills Campaign

Volvo V90 stills shoot on Isle of Skye

Photography by Patrik Johäll – view gallery from shoot on Isle of Skye

January 2016 Fixer – UFA Fiction GmbH TV Movie – Drone Second Unit Shots

December 2015 Location Manager – “Amaysim” TV Commercial

May – November 2015 Location Manager – “Whisky Galore”  Feature film IMDB

April – May 2015 Production Services – Karga Seven Pictures – “Booze Traveller”

Booze Traveler at Highland Games

April – May 2015    Location Manager – The Comedy Unit – “Burniston Big Night Out”

January – June 2015  Local Producer – “Smaragdgrün” Independent German Feature film IMDB

Smaragdgrun Film Crew Beach

September – December 2014 Location Manager – Feature – “Scottish Mussel”

April – September 2014  Location Manager – “Waterloo Road” School drama series for the BBC

Greenock Academy Waterloo Road Location

September 2014 Assistant Location Manager – Haig Club Commercial

August 2014 Location Manager – Channel Four “Scotland in a Day”

March – April 2014 Location Manager – Station idents for Scottish Television
February 2014  Location Scout – “For the Dogs” Feature
February 2014 Location Manager – Academy Films – Plate shots for Coldplay video

January/February 2014 Location Manager – Scottish Police Federation video “#itswhatwedo”

December 2013 Acting Location Manager, Shed Media – “Waterloo Road”

October 2013 Location Manager and Fixer – Caro Emerald “I Belong To You”

September/October 2013 Location Manager – BBC Comedy pilot “How Do I Get Up There?”

October 2013 Location Manager – Pop Video – Susan Boyle and Elvis Presley Christmas charity single for Save the Children “Oh Come all thee Faithful”

August – November 2013 Daily Location Scout – “Waterloo Road” BBC

July / August 2013 Location Manager (Scotland) – Bollywood action feature “Kick”

Image courtesy of Wattie Cheung

June 2013 Location Manager/Fixer – Glenmorangie “Skier” advert

May 2013 Location Manager – Glasgow 2018 Youth Olympic bid video

March – May 2013 Location Scout – Yorkshire and Clydesdale Bank Commercial

February / March 2013 Assist Location Manager – McDonalds Commercial

February / March 2013 Location Manager – Mobile phone Commercial for the Japanese Market
February 2013  Location Scout – Hospitality venues for the 2014 Glasgow Commonwealth games
September – December 2012 Location Manager/Fixer – for the Scottish episode of American Travel reality programme “The Amazing Race”

August – October 2012 Location Manager – Christmas Commercial for retailer T K Maxx

June – August 2012 Location Manager – Limmy’s Show series 3

May 2012 Location Scout – Sainsbury’s Supermarket Commercial
April/May 2012 Production Fixer – The Travel Channel USA – “Trip Flip” Travelogue/Reality TV

March/April 2012 Location Manager – Scottish Television STV – Local Station ident / Commercial

February 2012 Location Scout – Red Stripe Commercial

July – December 2011 Assistant Location Manager – “Under the Skin” feature starring Scarlett Johansson

July 2011 Location Scout – “World War Z”

June 2011 Location Manager – “Outsider” – Bank Of Scotland Commercial

Full CV available here David Taylor CV

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