John Aitchison

John has been filming and producing natural history films for more than twenty years. He started his career as a researcher in the Film Unit of the Royal Society for the Protection of Birds, then became a cameraman and producer, working for his production company Otter Films. He has worked for broadcasters including National Geographic, Discovery Channel and the BBC on series such as Hebrides, Frozen Planet, Life, Yellowstone and Springwatch. At present he is filming for two new BBC series called The Hunt and One Planet. The Shark and the Albatross, a book about wildlife filming and conservation, is due to be published in Autumn 2015.

To find out more about the work John does, visit his website at johnaitchison.net.

John has been filming and producing natural history films for more than twenty years. He started his career as a researcher in the Film Unit of the Royal Society for the Protection of Birds, then became a cameraman and producer, working for his production company Otter Films. He has worked for broadcasters including National Geographic, Discovery Channel and the BBC on series such as Hebrides, Frozen Planet, Life, Yellowstone and Springwatch. At present he is filming for two new BBC series called The Hunt and One Planet. The Shark and the Albatross, a book about wildlife filming and conservation, is due to be published in Autumn 2015.
To find out more about the work John does, visit his website at http://johnaitchison.net/