Awards

 

  • EMMY: Winner for Cinematography and nominated for sound recording for ‘The Sonoran Desert: A Violent Eden’, OSF, 1997, nominated for cinematography for Meerkat Manor, Series 1, OSF, 2007, nominated for Best Cinematography for Madagascar, BBC NHU, 2012, Winner for cinematography for Frozen Planet (camera team) 2012, Winner for Cinematography for One Life, 2014
  • BAFTA: Nominated for Cinematography for ‘Andes to Amazon’, BBC, 2002, & ‘British Isles: A Natural History’, BBC, 2005, ‘Life Story’ BBC 2015, Planet Earth II, 2017
  • Royal Television Society: Nominated for Cinematography for ‘Andes to Amazon’, BBC, 2002 and Best Cinematography for Empire of the Desert Ants, 2012, Best Wildlife Programme for Madagascar, 2012, nominated for Cinematography for Africa, BBC1, 2013, nominated for Best Cinematography for Life Story, 2015
  • Wildscreen ‘Panda’ award: Nominated for Cinematography for ‘Andes to Amazon’, BBC, 2002, nominated for ‘best animal behaviour’ & ‘innovation’ for ‘Meerkat Manor’, OSF, 2006. Winner of e.TV ‘best series’ award for ‘Europe, A Natural History’, BBC, 2006, Nominated for ‘Best Animal Behaviour’ for Empire of the Desert Ants, 2012, Nominated for ‘Best Cinematography’ & ‘Best Series’ for Life Story, 2016.
  • Jackson Hole Festival: Winner for Cinematography for ‘Andes to Amazon’, BBC, 2003. Nominated for ‘animal behaviour’ for ‘Meerkat Manor’, OSF, 2006. Nominated for ‘Best wildlife & habitat’ programme for ‘Madagascar’, BBC NHU, 2011, Winner for Cinematography, Frozen Planet, BBC, 2013. Winner, Best Series, Life Story, 2015
  • Missoula 35th International Wildlife Film Festival: Winner of Best Conservation Film, Best Conservation Message and Merit Award for Cinematography for ‘Madagascar, Lemurs & Spies’ BBC Natural World, 2012
  • Televisual Bulldog Award for Cinematography: Winner 2015 for Life Story
  • New York Film Festival: Winner ‘best documentary series’ for ‘Meerkat Manor’, OSF, 2006
  • Munich Film Festival: Winner ‘best documentary’ for ‘The Forbidden Fruit’, OSF, 1998
  • Omni Award USA: Winner of ‘Golden Statue’ for Cinematography for ‘Meerkat Manor’, OSF, 2006
  • Eurpopean Union ‘Descartes Award for Communication’ winner in 2007 for ‘Europe, A Natural History’, BBC NHU / ORF
  • Guild of Television Cameramen, winner of 2016 ‘Outstanding Achievement’ for BBC2’s Japan – Earth’s Enchanted Islands, Ep1, winner of Award for Excellence, Planet Earth II, 2017
  • BBC Wildlife Photographer of the Year, Finalist in 1994, 2001, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2012, 2013 & 2014 with over 30 images reaching the final stages of judging.