Footprints in the snow. By Justin Anderson
The challenges of filming the illusive snow leopard for Planet Earth 2 Mountains.
By producer / director Justin Anderson
'What was I thinking?'
It was hard not to be overcome by negative thoughts as I looked out of the window of the plane to see the vastness of the Himalaya stretching to the horizon. From Nanda Devi in the Gharwal to K2 and the Karakorum in Pakistan, this was snow leopard country. How on earth could we hope to find and film such an illusive animal among this endless maze of snowy peaks?