Jon Baines ToursDeborah Ireland

Deborah Ireland FRGS is a freelance curator and author specialising in the history of photography, with a particular interest in travel photography. Her previous posts include assistant curator at The Royal Photographic Society and director of photography at AA Publishing. She has curated exhibitions and written for the Royal Geographical Society and Royal Photographic Society, including Isabella Bird, a photographic Journal of travels through China 1894 – 1896. A fellow of the Royal Geographical Society, she has been a judge on Travel Photographer of the Year since its inception in 2003.