Season 31, Episode 5 Attenborough's Life Stories: Life on Camera
First Aired: January 23, 2013
Part 1 of 3. Wildlife filmmaker David Attenborough revisits key places and events in his 60-year career. In Borneo, he muses about filming on a pile of guano in a bat cave and how to catch a Komodo dragon. He also reflects on how technological breakthroughs have increased the understanding of the natural world, including advancements in underwater photography, the invention of the infrared film camera, remote-control cameras, time-lapse photography and digital slow-motion cameras.
Cast & Details See all »
- Premiered: October 10, 1982
- Rating: TV-G
- Premise: PBS's signature (and multi-award-winning) natural-history series uses gifted wildlife documentarians and stunning photography to reveal what its first host, Donald Johanson, called `the magic and mystery of the fascinating natural world.' The series has ga… (more)