Dr Wendy Martin is a Lecturer and Programme Leader for the MSc Public Health and Health Promotion in the College of Health and Life Sciences, Brunel University, UK. Her research focuses on ageing, embodiment and daily life and the use of visual methods in ageing research. She was Principal Investigator for the Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC) research project Photographing Everyday Life: Ageing, Lived Experiences, Time and Space. She is co-convenor of the British Sociological Association (BSA) Ageing, Body and Society study group and Officer at Large for the RC11 Sociology of Ageing Committee of the International Sociological Association (ISA). Wendy is co-editor of the forthcoming Routledge Handbook of Cultural Gerontology (with Prof Julia Twigg).