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WILDLIFE CAMERAMAN

Roger developed his field and cinematography craft first as a speafisherman, and then as a camera assistant to BBC cameraman Justin Maguire, Didier Noirot and Doug Anderson.

He has subsequently shot underwater sequences for Animal Planet/Discovery Networks, National Geographic, the BBC and John Downer Productions, and specialises in working with large charismatic animals such as sharks, whales, dolphins and nile crocodiles.    

To check Roger’s availability for an assignment, contact him via mobile, +27833972222 or email, roger@rogerhorrocks.com

 

 

 

 

 

 

PHOTOGRAPHY | REPORTAGE

In addition to his camerawork, Roger is an experienced stills photographer. He has shot editorial travel stories for Conde Nast, British Airways Traveller, and Sport Diver Magazine, contributed images to National Geographic Traveller and the BBC Natural History Unit, and undertaken commercial assignments for South African Tourism.

Roger’s interest lies in environmental reportage, with a strong bias to ocean and underwater related stories. To view more portfolios, click here…

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Thursday
Dec052013

60 Days to Icarus

On the island of Malgas off the west coast of South Africa, cape gannet chicks have sixty days from the time they hatch to learn how to fly and to hunt for themselves. These images, shoot over a three week period in January 2007, document the critical three weeks leading up to their first attempts at flight,many of which end in death through attacks by fur seals or through drowning in the surf.

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