Combining images from world's leading marine and nature photographers and the latest in underwater photography techniques, The Life & Love of the Sea is a breathtaking visual tour of the ocean's many facets. Readers will experience the land meeting the sea with images of dramatic coastlines, barrier reefs and island chains, and the breathtaking power of the ocean through a stunning collection of wave photographs.
Forming an extensive survey of the ocean's many fascinating inhabitants, Blackwell presents an incredible image collection 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, and much more. The Life & Love of the Sea also includes bonus footage via a scannable QR code from multi award-winning underwater cameraman Steven Hathaway, whose work has featured in numerous documentaries on BBC, Discovery Channel and National Geographic.
Lewis Blackwell has worked as a leading author, editor and creative director in photography, winning international recognition for his talks, exhibitions and books. 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 for many years the creative head of Getty Images, the world's largest photographic agency and prior to that was editor in chief and publisher of Creative Review magazine. He now combines his work in the photographic industry with pro bono work in environmental areas.
"Takes readers on a journey from the depths of great barrier reefs to dramatic island coastlines."
– The Creators Project