Welcome - you have arrived at the website of film-maker and cameraman, Peter McMurdie.
Please feel free to look at the galleries which have photos and film clips from my
adventures whilst filming our fantastic wildlife.
Clients include: The BBC, The Lost Gardens of Heligan, The Country Channel, Halcyon
Media. The Guardian Newspaper, Apex News & Pictures. TV Credits include BBC1, BBC2,
Natural World, Autumnwatch, Inside Out & Satellite television.
Member Of The International Association of Wildlife Filmmakers
Heligan - Secrets of the Lost Gardens - BBC2
Halcyon Media production for the BBC Natural History Unit - Natural World strand,
narrated by Phillipa Forester and produced by Charlie Hamilton James.
BBC Breakfast - BBC1
An extract from ‘Heligan - Secrets of the Lost Gardens’.
The Truth About Wildlife - BBC1
Chris Packham presented series about the problems British wildlife is facing.
Kingfishers of the Looe Valley - BBC1 Inside Out Southwest
A feature on the local Kingfisher population and an interview with myself.
Autumnwatch - BBC2
My daugher seeing badgers for the very first time.
Kilminorth Woods - BBC1 - Inside Out Southwest
Presented by Mike Dilger - an ancient woodland walk in Cornwall.
Cornwall The Wild Peninsula - BBC1 Inside Out Southwest
Feature on my first hour long film and DVD that follows the seasons of the year in
Spotlight (South West News) - BBC1
Extracts from Cornwall the Wild Peninsula film and DVD.
Hayle Estuary - BBC1 - Inside Out Southwest
Nick Baker investigates the treasure of the Hayle Estuary.
Naturalist Jonathan Couch Feature - BBC1 -Inside Out Southwest
Chris Packham presented feature on Jonathan Couch the naturalist.
Cornwall The Wild Peninsula
Cornwall - The Wild Peninsula is an hour long feature that follows the wildlife of
Cornwall throughout the seasons of the year.
Heligan Gardens Wildlife Project
Documenting the wildlife of the wider estate at Heligan Gardens.
Tern TV - Wildlife Patrol - commissioning - ITV
Provided specialist footage for the commissioning of this ITV series.
Cornwall Film Festival entries
Many screening over the years - also animation workshops.
The Grey Seals of Donna Nook
A conservation success story.
Monarch of the New Forest
Documenting the Red Deer rut in the New Forest.
Golitha - Oasis of the Moor
Golitha Falls and the small ancient woodland on the edge of Bodmin Moor
The Return of the Chough
A short film featuring the return of the Chough to the Cornish Coast.
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Wild About Cornwall Award 2011
In November I was proudly awarded the Wild About Cornwall Award for best short wildlife
film at the Cornwall Film Festival.
The winning film is called ‘Kingfishers of the Looe Valley’ and is about the Kingfisher
population living on a Cornish estuary.