The most expensive ever nature documentary to be shot – Planet Earth is a breath-taking series featuring footage of some of the world’s most awe-inspiring natural wonders — from the oceans to the deserts to the polar ice caps. In addition to the inspiring vastness and beauty of the planet that it displays (encouraging a more humane treatment of the earth) it also portrays state-of-the-art filming and extensive, time-intensive production and direction (that are both a source of admiration and elevation)