Killer whales hunting seals on ice – behind the scenes in Antarctica – BBC Earth

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Orcas knocking seals off waves was thought to be a myth when Producer/Director Kathryn Jeffs set out to film them in Antartica for BBC series Frozen Planet. Hear the remarkable story behind capturing this unbelievable behaviour on camera.

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Killer whales hunting seals on ice – behind the scenes in Antarctica – BBC Earth
Watch this behind the scenes story of how this never before seen Orca Whale hunting technique was first captured on camera. This Killer Whales attack behaviour dates back to Scott of the Antarctic’s diary and this was the first time Kathryn Jeffs and her crew saw an Orca Pod using this technique in unison to hunt seals in the Antarctic.

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