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Gavin Thurston

Gavin Thurston is known for his work on Earth (2007), Monkey Kingdom (2015) and Big Cat Diary (1996). See full bio »

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Known For

Earth
Earth Cinematographer
(2007)
Monkey Kingdom
Monkey Kingdom Cinematographer
(2015)
Big Cat Diary
Big Cat Diary Camera and Electrical Department
(1996)
Massive Nature
Massive Nature Cinematographer
(2004)

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 2015 Nature's Greatest Dancers (TV Mini-Series) (photography - 1 episode)
- The Dance for Love (2015) ... (photography)
 2014/I Bears (Documentary) (camera operator)
 2013 North America (TV Series documentary) (photography - 7 episodes)
- Top 10 (2013) ... (photography)
- Revealed (2013) ... (photography)
- Outlaws and Skeletons (2013) ... (photography)
- Savage Edge (2013) ... (photography)
- Learn Young or Die (2013) ... (photography)
 2012 Richard Hammond's Miracles of Nature (TV Mini-Series documentary) (cable dolly - 1 episode)
- Super-Senses (2012) ... (cable dolly)
 2012 Terra Mater (TV Series documentary) (additional photography - 1 episode)
- Bionik - Die besten Ideen der Natur: Wahrnehmung (2012) ... (additional photography)
 2011-2012 Frozen Planet (TV Mini-Series documentary) (photographer - 4 episodes)
- Science at the End of the Earth (2012) ... (photographer)
- On Thin Ice (2011) ... (photographer)
- The Last Frontier (2011) ... (photographer)
- To the Ends of the Earth (2011) ... (photographer)
 2011/I One Life (Documentary) (photography)
 2009 Life (TV Mini-Series documentary) (photographer - 5 episodes)
- Primates (2009) ... (photographer)
- Plants (2009) ... (photographer)
- Hunters and Hunted (2009) ... (photographer)
- Reptiles & Amphibians (2009) ... (photographer)
- Challenges of Life (2009) ... (photographer)
 2009 Natural World (TV Series documentary) (photography - 1 episode)
 2008 Help! I'm No Bigger Than a Bug (TV Movie) (additional wildlife photographer)
  Planet Earth (TV Mini-Series documentary) (camera operator - 2 episodes, 2006) (photographer - 1 episode, 2006)
- Ocean Deep (2006) ... (camera operator)
- Shallow Seas (2006) ... (camera operator)
- Mountains (2006) ... (photographer)
 2006 Planet Earth: The Future (TV Series documentary) (natural history photographer - 1 episode)
- Saving Species (2006) ... (natural history photographer)
 2006 Meerkat Manor (TV Series documentary) (camera operator - 13 episodes)
- The Killing Fields (2006) ... (camera operator)
- The Godmother (2006) ... (camera operator)
- Growing Pains (2006) ... (camera operator)
- Balance of Power (2006) ... (camera operator)
- The Art of Leadership (2006) ... (camera operator)
 2005 Nature (TV Series documentary) (camera operator - 2 episodes)
- Deep Jungle: The Beast Within (2005) ... (camera operator)
- Deep Jungle: New Frontiers (2005) ... (camera operator)
 2004 British Isles: A Natural History (TV Series documentary) (additional photographer - 1 episode)
- Our Future (2004) ... (additional photographer)
 2004 Dragons Alive (TV Series documentary) (additional photographer - 1 episode)
- Future Reptiles (2004) ... (additional photographer)
  The Life of Mammals (TV Series documentary) (photographer - 6 episodes, 2002 - 2003) (additional photographer - 2 episodes, 2003)
- Food for Thought (2003) ... (photographer)
- The Social Climbers (2003) ... (photographer)
- Return to the Water (2003) ... (additional photographer)
- The Opportunists (2003) ... (additional photographer)
- Meat Eaters (2002) ... (photographer)
 2001 Wild Africa (TV Mini-Series documentary) (additional photography - 1 episode)
- Coasts (2001) ... (additional photography)
 2000 Nova (TV Series documentary) (camera operator - 1 episode)
- Garden of Eden (2000) ... (camera operator)
 2000 Return to the Wild (TV Series documentary) (camera operator - 1 episode)
- Lost Badger (2000) ... (camera operator)
 1998 The Life of Birds (TV Series documentary) (additional photographer - 5 episodes)
- The Limits of Endurance (1998) ... (additional photographer)
- The Problems of Parenthood (1998) ... (additional photographer)
- Signals and Songs (1998) ... (additional photographer)
- Meat-Eaters (1998) ... (additional photographer)
- The Mastery of Flight (1998) ... (additional photographer)
 1996 Big Cat Diary (TV Series documentary) (photography - 6 episodes)
- Episode #1.6 (1996) ... (photography)
- Episode #1.5 (1996) ... (photography)
- Episode #1.4 (1996) ... (photography)
- Episode #1.3 (1996) ... (photography)
- Episode #1.2 (1996) ... (photography)
 1995 The Private Life of Plants (TV Series documentary) (director of photography - 2 episodes)
- Surviving (1995) ... (director of photography: additional photography)
- Living Together (1995) ... (director of photography: additional photography)
 1991 Lifesense: Our Lives Through Animal Eyes (TV Series documentary) (additional photographer - 1 episode)
- Seeds of Life (1991) ... (additional photographer)
 1989 Lost Worlds, Vanished Lives (TV Series documentary) (specialist photography - 1 episode)
- Magic in the Rocks (1989) ... (specialist photography)
 1987 The First Eden (TV Mini-Series documentary) (camera operator - 2 episodes)
- The Wastes of War (1987) ... (camera operator: additional photography)
- The Making of the Garden (1987) ... (camera operator: additional photography)
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