About Doug Allan, Wildlife Photographer and Cameraman
Doug Allan spent seven years in Antarctica as a research diver, scientist and photographer for the British Antarctic Survey, before changing direction to full time freelance filming in 1983. Since then he has become one of the world’s best known and respected cameramen.
Doug specialises in natural history, expeditions and science documentaries in some of the wildest and most remote places on our planet, particularly the polar zones.
In his 30 year filming career, he's worked for the BBC, Discovery, National Geographic and many others, filming for series like The Blue Planet, Planet Earth, Frozen Planet, Ocean Giants, Operation Iceberg, Wild Cameramen at Work and Forces of Nature.