David Hannan

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Director of Underwater Photography –  Australian

David is a founding member and Director of the Ocean Ark Alliance, a not-for-profit  organisation based in Australia dedicated to fostering marine conservation and educational outreach and which provides  license free media resources to thousands of end users around the world. David is also an Emmy-award-winning film producer and highly acclaimed underwater Director of Photography. His startlingly beautiful images of the marine world have featured in many major natural history documentaries , educational programs, feature films, multi-media exhibitions, displays and performance acts. David joins Tara as a principle underwater cameraman for its Pacific expeditions and is excited about a new 2  year partnership between Tara and the Ocean Ark Alliance which will be focused on global educational outreach about coral ecosystems and the problems confronting them.