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Classic Adventure


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Action and adventure series.
Recording the Action. A look at one of television's more exotic and dangerous jobs. To find the perfect shot, adventure cameramen and women have to be prepared to dangle off ice cliffs, leap out of aeroplanes and willingly brave the perils of white-water rapids. Sid Perou is found filming in the Swiss Alps, Leo Dickinson shoots a freefall record attempt at 120 miles an hour, and there's an insight into the problems facing Francois Odendaal 's camera team as he continues his
Amazon adventure.
Presented by Matt Dickinson. Series producer Colin Luke
Executive producer Paul Watson A Mosaic production for BBCtv
● GEOGRAPHICAL MAGAZINE: includes a feature by Matt Dickinson aboutthe series, £ 1.80. from newsagents.


Unknown: Sid Perou
Unknown: Leo Dickinson
Unknown: Francois Odendaal
Presented By: Matt Dickinson.
Producer: Colin Luke
Producer: Paul Watson
Unknown: Matt Dickinson

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