Famous for writing, directing, and narrating a 2006 documentary film called Sharkwater, this filmmaker and photographer also helmed Revolution, Sharkwater's 2012 sequel.
After studying biology at the University of Western Ontario, he became a photographer for the Canadian Wildlife Federation.
His film Sharkwater received numerous honors, including a People's Choice Award and a Genie Award nomination.
He was born and raised in Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
Both he and Emmy-winning Dutch filmmaker Hugo Lawick became known for their wildlife documentaries and photography, as well as for their work as conservationists.