Roger Horrocks Plus

Cape Town, South Africa

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Roger Horrocks is a wildlife cameraman and photographer whose speciality is to shoot underwater sequences and stills for wildlife documentaries, features and commercials. Roger is TRIMIX and Cave qualified on the Evolution Rebreather and owns and maintains a 5K RED Epic Underwater Cinema System and a Nikon D800 Underwater Stills and Video System, with Keldan Lights.

In 2009 he teamed up with Didier Noirot and the Foster Brothers/NHU Africa to shoot a documentary about diving with Nile Crocodiles in the Okavango Delta, Botswana. “Into the Dragon’s Lair”premiered on Animal Plant in April 2010, and won Best Underwater Cinematography at the 2010 BLUE Oceans Film Festival in California. The film was also nominated for Best Cinematography at the 2011 Emmy Awards.

The sequel to this film, “Touching the Dragon”, which explores one mans extraordinary relationship with an american crocodile in Costa Rica, premiered on the National Geographic Channel in July 2013 as part of the society’s 125 Anniversary Celebrations.

During 2013 Roger worked as the principal underwater cameraman on the John Downer Productions “Dolphins: Spy in the Pod” series, logging over 100 days at sea filming bottlenose dolphins in Mozambique and Honduras.

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  • Roger Horrocks - Website of underwater cameraman and photographer based in Cape Town, South Africa.


  1. Borealisk
  2. Sony Professional USA
  3. RED Digital Cinema
  4. kogonada
  5. Cristian Dimitrius
  6. World Press Photo
  7. GradeKC
  8. FILM_alter
  10. Save Our Seas Foundation
  11. Francois Ferracci
  12. ginclearfilm
  13. Jacques de Vos
  14. Born in Africa Film