Life in Colour (2021)

Life in Colour (2021)

Exploring the many ways animals use colour throughout their lives.

Cast: David Attenborough


03Season 1

Chasing Colour

April 22, 2021

The crew shares how they captured views of a hidden world across various habitats and challenging conditions using a pioneering camera system.

02Season 1

Hiding in Colour

March 7, 2021

In this second episode, David explores how animals use colour to hide, and disappear into the background when they need to camouflage. Along the way, he looks at Bengal tigers in the Indian sub-continent, and at how zebras confuse potential predators in Masai Mara by literally 'dazzling' them.

01Season 1

Seeing in Colour

February 28, 2021

In this first episode, David explores how animals use colour in the wild for survival and attracting a mate - and even for warning off predators. Along the way, he gets up close to peacocks in India, and mandrill baboons in the rainforest - discovering just how extraordinary and beautiful colours in the natural world really are.