From DK Publishing, Reef by Scubazoo features astounding coral reef photographs and a DVD. CORAL receives a portion of every sale, which makes the purchase of this beautiful coffee table–sized photography book an excellent way to support CORAL’s conservation work around the world. You can purchase your copy now through Amazon.com.
Often called the “rainforests of the sea” due to their extreme biodiversity, coral reefs are highly sensitive and threatened ecosystems. Building on the success of DK’s Rainforest, this unique photographic celebration of the world’s reefs describes a fragile ecological chain that starts with algae, sponges, and mollusks and ends with the thousands of fish that call the reefs home. This vivid collection of photographs from underwater photography collective Scubazoo reveals reefs as they’ve never been seen before.
- Features reefs around the world, from Southeast Asia to the Red Sea and Hawaii
- Captions identify plant and animal life and quotes give additional background information
- Photographic narratives demonstrate how reefs live and die, and how creatures depend on them
- Published in cooperation with the American Museum of Natural History
Sales of this book support the Coral Reef Alliance (CORAL).
About the Authors
Scubazoo is a dedicated team of divers, photographers, marine biologists, and conservationists who have devoted their lives to the preservation of reefs worldwide. Their film work includes productions for National Geographic, Discovery, Animal Planet, BBC, and NBC News. The group is based in Sabah on the island of Borneo. Scubazoo works with the World Wildlife Fund, Greenpeace International, the Reef Environmental Education Fund, and the Shark Trust.
The experienced scuba divers among CORAL’s staff were truly astonished by the creatures that Scubazoo expertly photographed and filmed to fill 360 pages and the DVD included with Reef. These images provide an unparalleled opportunity to discover the wonders of coral reefs and engender in family and friends a passion for their protection. You can purchase Reef by connecting to Amazon.com.