Television Production Work, Jasper Montana


I have 5 years experience in television production working as a self-shooting researcher and assistant producer on natural history documentaries for the BBC and an independent production house. I have worked on projects for BBC One, Two and Four, as well as international broadcasters, such as Discovery Channel and National Geographic. Some examples of my work are below.

Planet Earth Live

Researcher / Camera

BBC One, 6 x 60mins

Ambitious ‘real time’ wildlife series fronted by Richard Hammond and Julia Bradbury. This series follows the twists and turns of new-born animals in their first month of life.

Unnatural Histories

Researcher / Camera

BBC Four, 3 x 60mins

This series charts the social and environmental history of three of the world’s most iconic wilderness landscapes: the Serengeti, Yellowstone National Park and the Amazon Rainforest.

Human Planet

Technical Coordinator

BBC One, 8 x 60mins

This large-scale landmark series travels the world to showcase some of the most remarkable human endeavours and our relationship with nature. It is an intimate, yet epic, portrayal of human life on planet Earth.

Catalyst: The Biggest Squid

Researcher and Camera

ABC Australia, 1 x 30mins

Wild Tasmania

Director and Camera

Australia Cinema Release, 50mins

World’s Worst Venom

Additional Photography

National Geographic, 1 x 60mins

Nature’s Microworlds

Assistant Producer

BBC Four, 13 x 30mins

Ecology series that investigates the driving forces behind the world’s most iconic wildernesses. Steve Backshall searches for the key - be it biological, geological or meteorological - to their success.

Secrets of Our Living Planet


BBC Two, 4 x 60mins

Chris Packham presents this ecology series which explores the intricate web of nature in the world’s grasslands, jungles, temperate forests and wetlands. Each environment hosts remarkable relationships that allow them to thrive.


Nature / Social Research / Media