timo: I'm not a fan of the yellow or orange, but the darker colours look great. Even better in the flesh than in the photos.
Agreed. I'm not going to jump ship just because of the colors, but if I had the money to maintain two totally separate DSLR setups, I'm springing for that dark wine-purple body in a heartbeat.
Mister J: Love the shades (think iPod) but for serious snappers, it has to be black
If you routinely shoot close-up macro, then yes, reflection could be a detrimental factor. Otherwise, it's a non-issue.