HSE Media Scuba
HSE BBC Dive contractor
TELEVISION credits – BBC Blue Peter (Red Sea, Belize, UK, Bahamas), Channel 4 Paul O’Grady Show, BBC World ‘The Dive of My Life’, BBC The One Show ‘History Hunters’, BBC Sports Personality of the Year, BBC Wild Caribbean, BBC Massive Nature, BBC Nature’s Top 40 & Nature’s Calendar, BBC Drop Zone (Greece), BBC Travel Show camera & presenter, Producer/Editor Shark Junction for NatGeo Wild, Smithsonian (Earth Touch)
CINEMA – principal underwater camera ‘The End of the Line’
BOOKS – Dive Red Sea (Ultimate Sports), Sharks (Parragon)
DVDs – To Dive For: The Red Sea, Red Sea Odyssey, BSAC ‘Go Diving!’, Sharks: The Big Ten, Caribbean Wreck Heaven, Red Sea Wreck heaven, Sharks: Maneaters or Misunderstood?
John McIntyre is a former BBC Correspondent who has reported on stories around the world including Baghdad, Kosovo, Korea, Tahiti, and the dolphin meat trade in Japan. He’s reported live inside the London Aquarium shark tank on BBC1, the controversy of cage diving with great whites, while his special report on the legendary South Africa ‘sardine run’ was included in the Six O’clock News Royal Television Society Awards presentation.
McIntyre’s extensive diving experience includes more than 1,000 dives in the Red Sea alone. He’s dived in Cocos, Indonesia, Australia, the Pacific Ocean Indian Ocean, South Africa, Mediterranean, and of course around the UK
HSE MEDIA DIVER, CMAS, BSAC, TDI, HSE FIRST AID, HSE O2 HSE Media Diver Ref: SC/099952/05
McIntyre’s journalist career – local and national newspapers, local independent and BBC radio, television presenter/reporter BBC South Today, BBC Correspondent