Orla Doherty


Orla spent ten years at sea studying the remote coral reefs of the Pacific Ocean with a coral
reef NGO, having previously produced popular factual television from Channel 4’s “Grand
Designs” to BBC’s “Don’t Look Down” with Kevin McCloud. She joined Blue Planet II in
October 2013. Since then, she has spent 500 hours at depths of 1,000 metres in three
oceans and filmed scientists at the frontline of ocean discoveries from Indonesia to the Arctic