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daily routine at work

new island, Falklands

lat -51.721667 lon -61.300278


AFTER DAYS TOILING AT SEA
THE WAITing is worthwhile,
and here we get to join a
colony of rockhoppers
and shoot some lovely light
with a camera crane.
photo credit: jeremy holden
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Natural History Snapshot – Antarctic Peninsula


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clovelly

north devon, united kingdom

lat 50.999281, lon -4.399824


every winter, for two months
massive numbers of herring
swim from the shores of ireland
to spawn in around the shores
of north devon, ready to be
caught by local fishermen
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Boat Stories: Fishing for Clovelly Herring in North Devon


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Striated Caracara

falkland islands

lat -51.796253 lon -59.523613


one of the most inquisitive and intelligent
birds of prey i have ever encountered. these
birds are capable of opening bag zips and
stealing anything unusual or artificial
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UK Overseas Territories mini-docs: Wildlife of the Falklands


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ANTARCTICA

IN TRANSIT OVER SEAs OF ICE

lat -65.219894 lon -65.039062


the most spectacular and savage
landmass on planet earth. old
whalers once said that 50 degrees
south, there’s no law, and at 60
degrees south, there’s no god.
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Behind the scenes in Antarctica - The Cameraman's View


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lobster potting

Ilfracombe, North Devon

lat 51.205163 lon -4.126762


an early Summer day in
North Devon, and local lobster
fisherman geoff huelin gets
ready for another long day at sea
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Boat Stories: Lobster Potting and Berried Hens - North Devon


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taw & torridge estuary

devon, united kingdom

lat 51.068545 lon -4.209061


stephen taylor & his wife sheila fish
for salmon here in the summer months
using traditional methods. they hold just
one of three licenses left, and this age-old
tradition is at risk of disappearing forever
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Boat Stories: Salmon Netting on the Taw & Torridge - North Devon


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green screen service video

alresford, united kingdom

lat 51.090113 lon -1.165786


filming a web video advert with
actor and presenter graham cawte
for new auctioneering website
and shipping service bulkbuyit.com
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bulkbuyit.com web advert


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Marvellous bird colonies

Lundy Island, Devon

lat 51.185929 lon -4.668884


Lundy Island is administered
by the landmark trust, and is
home to many incredible species,
including puffins and razorbills.
here I'm filming for boatstories.co.uk
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Pudsey Diamond

Arlesford, United Kingdom

lat 51.206583 lon -1.477356


A traffic bollard manufacturing
company wanted to show-off their
range of products and processes
for an exhibition. here we film
sequences in slow motion of the
manufacturing process.
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