Philip is a French-British citizen born in Chile. Over the last 30 years he has been diving and sailing most oceans.


In 2018 he published Call of the Blue, a large coffee table photography book with outstanding marine scientific and conservation contributions. Before turning to photography, filmmaking and ocean conservation, Philip ran multiple businesses around the world for Goldman Sachs, Merrill Lynch, DRKW and other global institutions.

By late 2020, Philip completed the award-winning cetacean documentary Ocean Souls.

 At present, he is directing and producing a film about Critically Endangered marine species and the men and women trying to prevent their collapse. Future productions involve, Leatherback turtles, whale migrations, a "Hope Spot" and sharks. 

He has 30 years of diving experience around the world and started UW photography and filmmaking professionally 15 years ago. He has documented most marine animals on the planet, from the Blue whale, the great white shark and saltwater crocodiles to the smallest critters.