Former Royal Marine Commando Ian Finch, is a wilderness guide, expedition photographer and indigenous cultural researcher whose been passionately travelling to remote environments for over 4 years. Ian's deep desire to lead expeditions in unfamiliar corners of the globe is driven by an urge to meet and learn from the indigenous cultures that call it home. Every journey is linked with this cultural thread.
His expeditions, photography and writing have featured in Sidetracked Magazine, The Telegraph, The Standard, Men’s Health, The Great Outdoors Magazine, Otterbox and Osprey Packs. Ian also featured on ITV and Good Morning Britain as an outdoor consultant. His latest expedition, a 2000-mile canoe descent of the Yukon River, was included in the top 10 adventures of 2016 by the Guardian. Ian has also led and participated in cultural expeditions to Greenland, Tibet, Iceland, Nepal, China and Northern Norway. His raw passion for life is driven by discovery - In adventure, in the mechanics of nature and the human journey.
He combines his love for photography, writing and filmmaking with wild landscapes and the great outdoors. When not overseas, Ian lives in Hertfordshire, London.