Phil Savoie

Phil Savoie

Phil Savoie is a field biologist, filmmaker and photographer with a passion for capturing animal behaviour.

He started his career as a picture editor in New York before shooting for National Geographic and producing nature programming at Discovery. Headhunted as a staff producer/director/cameraman by the BBC Natural History Unit Phil has worked on numerous projects from award winning self-authored films to large global series for over 11 years.

His photography has been widely published and his motion camerawork can be seen across BBC output including Planet Earth, Life of Mammals, Congo, Life in the Undergrowth, Deep Jungle and Wild Africa. Phil has EMMY and BAFTA nods as well as being recognised by the British Wildlife Photographer of the Year awards.

Now freelance, Phil lives in Wales and when he’s not on the road you’ll find him in the lush green valleys chasing bees, swallows and the Milky Way.

Find an expanded gallery of Phil Savoie’s work here.