Debbie Naylor (b.1971) is a Documentary Photographer and Lecturer based in Hertfordshire, UK.

Her love of photography evolved during a long career as a Graphic Designer and quickly became the focus of her future. Initially in the shape of a much loved hobby it slowly matured via many local courses and finally over the period of seven years concluding in a BA (First Class) Honours Degree at the University of Westminster. 

Her practice sits within the editorial and documentary genre and explores concepts of memory and identity within current contemporary landscapes. 

Currently Studying a Masters Degree in Documentary Photography at the University of Westminster, London.


Taylor Wessing Photographic Portrait Prize  (UK), National Portrait Gallery, London, November 2017 - February 2018

Photobookshow Lithuania , Klaipedos Parodu Rumai, Didžioji Vandens g. 2, Klaipeda, Lithuania, Nov 2016

BrightonPhoto Fringe 2012, Uganda Stories and Other Studies, The Coachhouse, Brighton, Nov 2012

University of Westminster, Free Range graduationgroup show, Truman Brewery, Brick Lane, London, July 2012

Scratch the Surface, East Gallery, London, April 2012 

4th Annual Westphoto Photography Prize 2010,group show, Ambika P3 Gallery, Marylebone Road, London


Taylor Wessing National Portrait Prize  (UK) November 2017

Honorable Mention, International Photography Awards 2016

Honorable Mention, International Photography Awards 2012


Good Night, God bless, June 2012

Using Format