Doug Allan

Doug Allan is one of the team’s cameramen.

Recipient of the Fuchs Medal and the Polar Medal (twice), no other cameramen is as experienced filming in polar regions – whether on the ice or diving under it. Doug is a biologist who spent ten years with the British Antarctic Survey before becoming a natural history cameraman and presenter. He has won countless awards for his photography, on programmes including The Blue Planet, Planet Earth, Life, Human Planet and Frozen Planet. On Operation Iceberg amongst other activities, he will be working with Chris, trying to capture images of animals ranging from microscopic plankton to polar bears.