Seminar – James Aldred; Cinematographer – Published Author – Radio Presenter
James is an award-winning documentary cameraman specialising in natural history and filming at height.
Trained in-house by the BBC Natural History Unit, he has spent the last 25 years filming in remote locations world-wide for clients including BBC, National Geographic, Discovery and Netflix. He has been fortunate to work on many acclaimed documentaries along the way – including numerous David Attenborough projects – and has received Emmy, RTS and GTC awards for his camerawork. He has also been BAFTA award nominated several times.
Alongside his camerawork he also presents radio programmes for the BBC and is the author of the book ‘The Man Who Climbs Trees’ published by Penguin Random House 2017.