Filming the ocean giants
Appeared in DIVER December 2011
Divers did well for marine life on TV in 2011, but the most awe-inspiring footage was almost certainly that of the whales and dolphins in the BBC’s Ocean Giants. Assistant producer/director Ellen Husain explains how persistence paid off
The cameraman gets involved in a thrilling humpback heat-run in Hawaii.
Cameraman Didier appears uncomfortably close to the tail of this southern right whale
Pink dolphin in the orange waters of Brazil’s ‘black river’
The generously endowed southern right whale