Paul Wombell is an independent curator and writer on photography living in London. He has been the Director of Impressions Gallery (1986–94) and Director of The Photographers’ Gallery (1994–2005). He has curated exhibitions for many venues across Europe. He was the Guest Curator of the 2013 Le Mois de la Photo à Montréal under the theme Drone: The Automated Image. From 2011 - 2014 he was the Artistic Director of the photographic mission on the French landscape, France(s) Territoire Liquide. He has edited nine books on photography and regularly writes for magazines and artists’ publications.