André Musgrove is an Underwater Cinematographer/ DP, Underwater Photographer, Professional Freediver, Spearfisherman, Underwater Stunt Performer and Private Dive Guide born and based in The Bahamas. Growing up diving in The Bahamas gives him vast knowledge of the best underwater locations and marine wildlife hotspots across the country. He has worked on a variety of projects with international brands including Discovery Channel, National Geographic, GoPro, Canon, Rolex and World Wildlife Fund (WWF).
André is best known for his unique style of shooting creative concepts underwater with people and marine wildlife as the subjects, in unique underwater environments. He specializes in filming/ photographing natural history. commercials and campaigns either on scuba or while freediving (on breath hold), allowing closer, less invasive and more intimate interactions with large megafauna. André has extensive experience working with large sharks including Tiger Sharks, Hammerheads Sharks, Bull Sharks, Reef Sharks and Lemon Sharks. With over 4,000 logged scuba dives and more than a decade of freediving & spearfishing experience, shark handling and diving he has a distinctive edge for capturing a variety of underwater scenarios.
Andre's unique, multi-talented skill set includes him being as talented in front of the camera as he is behind. He's featured as the on-screen Dive Specialist and one of the main presenters on Discovery Channel's first ever Shark Week series called "Shark Academy" releasing Shark Week 2021 exclusively on Discovery+. He also was featured on Discovery Channel’s Shark Week 2020 episode "Adam Devine's Secret Shark Lair" as the on-screen Local Shark Diving & Spearfishing Expert.
André being Bahamian provides invaluable local knowledge and direction to any project. With his professionalism, interpersonal skills and resourcefulness, he is a great asset to any production team.
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PADI Open Water Scuba Instructor (4,000+ dives)
PADI Enriched Air Diver
PADI Peak Performance Buoyancy Instructor
PADI Emergency Oxygen Provider Instructor
PADI EFR Instructor
130ft/ 40m Professional Freediver
15+ years Spearfishing experience
Highly skilled shark diving and handler experience
Class B Boat Captain License