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Sophie Darlington

Wildlife Filmmaker & Cinematographer

Sophie is an BAFTA and multi award-winning UK based natural history filmmaker and cinematographer who has been making wildlife feature films and television for more than 25 years. 

She has an outstanding reputation as a highly experienced self-shooting DP, specializing in long lens camerawork, beautiful composition, high speed and anticipation of animal behaviour. Sophie has worked on highly ambitious feature films for Disney Nature, BBC Earth and The Discovery Channel including PenguinsAfrican Cats, Bears and Enchanted Kingdom 3Dand landmark television series for The BBC NHU, CBS, Discovery Channel, PBS and National Geographic such as The HuntPlanet Earth IIDynastiesand Life Story, narrated by Sir David AttenboroughHer work has won her the highest accolades in the industry for film making excellence.

Sophie thrives working in extreme and remote locations throughout the World on a wide variety of cameras and formats. She is currently filming as part of the core crew on a new landmark series for Netflix and on various projects for The BBC and Disney Nature.

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52. Wildlife Up Close with Sophie Darlington

The Vico

Sophie is a BAFTA and multi award-winning natural history filmmaker and cinematographer who has been making wildlife feature films and television for more than 25 years. She has an outstanding reputation, specializing in long lens camerawork, beautiful composition, high speed and anticipation of animal behaviour. Sophie has worked on feature films for Disney Nature, BBC Earth and The Discovery Channel including Penguins, African Cats, and Bears, and landmark television series for the BBC, and National Geographic such […]

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15. Plastic Oceans & The Big Gig! The Riptide Movement & friends

St. Patrick's Church

Nothing is more precious or fragile than our environment and right now our seas are under severe threat from plastic. What can we do about it? Sophie Darlington (David Attenborough’s cinematographer), Cara Augustenborg (environmental scientist), Victor Mallet (FT journalist and author of Ganges River of Life, River of Death) and Gerry Foley ( broadcast journalist with […]

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