John Jackson is a Director DOP who studied at Brooks Institute in Santa Barbara before working in LA with the renowned Jacque Yves Cousteau or “Captain Planet” as he was then known. He stayed with Captain Cousteau, working on the Calypso and his other boats for more than 12 years as a full time DOP/Director. He then naturally moved on to work with Discovery, the BBC and National Geographic, making many prize winning scientific, history and extreme adventure documentary films. He co-directed the 3x52’ series on Hurricanes for 3D Net and Arte. And lately, “Conversation With Dolphins” (65’ France 3 Thalassa), “Cuba, Paradise on the Brink” (2x52’ ARTE).
Ocean Super Predators
Best Science Film 2021 Best Marine Film 2021