"The world is a wonder of color. Remarkable images by National Geographic photographers entice us to take notice in a whole new way." -- House Beautiful
"...these prismatic, brilliantly composed photographs are exuberant works of inquiry and art, adding up to a book of awe and inspirationthese prismatic, brilliantly composed." --Booklist
"An exceptional picture-book... a chance to revel in colour and appreciate the kaleidoscope constantly around us." - -Daily Mail
"Sumptuous ...Anyone who likes colour, photography, travel, adventure or humanity in general (so that's everyone then) would enjoy Life in Colour and I know I'd be happy to find it under the tree!." --Outdoor Photography Magazine
"This is a book to be savored slowly, often and in small doses for maximal enjoyment." -- Entertainment Today
"This book is a fabulous example of the very best from National Geographic... Highly Recommended!" --Hot Brands, Cool Places
"There seem to be two main concepts behind [this book]: 1.) There's a lot of color in the world. 2.) Nat Geo has great photographers." -Science Friday SciArt blog
"Life in Color" is arranged by color in a rainbow of beauty. Each chapter, devoted to a color, begins with a short, inspiring essay that explores the qualities, meaning, and symbolism of that color. Color chapters include photographs that are predominantly blue, orange, green, yellow, purple, and red.