Stunning full-page photographs, taken by leading nature photographers, make The Life and Love of the Sea a perfect coffee table book. All ages can enjoy the incredible images of coastlines and creatures, and essays and quotes add an abundance of information for those who want to sit and take their time with this remarkable book.— From Holiday Picks 2015
Showcasing cutting-edge underwater photography from the world's leading marine and nature photographers, The Life & Love of the Sea is a breathtaking visual tour of the ocean's great diversity. Readers will experience land meeting sea with images of dramatic coastlines, barrier reefs, and island chains, as well as the spectacular power of the ocean through a stunning collection of wave photographs. Offering an extensive survey of the ocean's many fascinating inhabitants, Blackwell presents incredible images of everything from whales to manta rays to seals to endless schools of fish to the creatures that reside in the deepest recesses of the ocean floor. The book also makes available bonus footage via a scannable QR code from multi-award- winning underwater cameraman Steven Hathaway.
About the Author
Lewis Blackwell is the author of the bestselling The Life & Love of Trees, The Life & Love of Cats, The Life & Love of Dogs, and Rainforest. He was the creative head of Getty Images for many years and, prior to that, the editor in chief and publisher of Creative Review magazine.