SOURCE: GalleryPlayer

April 07, 2005 15:28 ET

GalleryPlayer Announces 50% Discount Promotion for Digital Collections of Never-Before-Available, Museum Quality High Resolution Art and Photography

Easy Access With a Windows XP Media Center Edition PC

SEATTLE, WA -- (MARKET WIRE) -- April 7, 2005 -- GalleryPlayer ( today announced a 50% promotional discount for a limited time on all GalleryPlayer imagery for Media Center Edition users. GalleryPlayer is a groundbreaking new service that allows consumers to view never-before-available museum quality art and photography right in their home, including content from Life Magazine, National Geographic, The New York Times, Corbis, George Eastman House, The Andy Warhol Foundation and others in extremely high-definition on any display.

Taking advantage of the promotional discount is extremely easy: Windows XP Media Center Edition PC users simply go to Online Spotlight, click on the GalleryPlayer icon, then choose any Collection in the GalleryPlayer store. Once consumers decide which collection(s) to purchase, they must enter a promotional code to receive the discount (D1402000233 in the Discount Code field in the shopping cart). The promotion expires May 31, 2005.

GalleryPlayer transforms any display into a digital canvas for museum-quality art and photography, providing a truly incredible experience to view content that has never before been available to a mass consumer market. GalleryPlayer is currently available for Microsoft Windows XP Media Center Edition PCs and will also soon be available on all Windows PC platforms, and as service from cable and satellite providers.

With GalleryPlayer, consumers choose which collection of images to play, selecting from a wide array of themes including travel, landscapes, nature, fine art masterpieces and much more.

Custom settings also allow customers to change the image duration (from just seconds to 20 minutes), choose which collections that they want to view, and apply parental controls to limit viewing of certain types of images based on nudity, suggestive matter, alcohol, tobacco, etc. Personal playlists can also be built to further customize the viewing experience.

Consumers can purchase individual images starting at $0.99 and permanent collections starting at $7.99 for 15 images. Pricing varies depending on the number of images in the collection, the perceived value of the collection, and the costs of the underlying image license rights.

GalleryPlayer does not allow any art or photography to be copied or reproduced in any way. Credits are displayed for each work of art and photograph, including artist name, title, as well as additional image information. Content files originate from the highest quality sources available and are professionally mastered using proprietary technology to ensure undistorted, true-color native resolution compatibility with virtually any display, creating a true high-definition experience.

About GalleryPlayer

GalleryPlayer is a digital home gallery service that delivers high-resolution, museum quality art and imagery to any Microsoft Windows XP Media Center Edition PC. GalleryPlayer allows you to view an ever-changing collection of imagery, transforming your display into a dynamic, radiant, digital canvas. GalleryPlayer combines the world's finest images with patent-pending digital rights management and distribution technologies. From sports to travel, from black & white vintage photography to fine art, GalleryPlayer entertains, educates, and moves its audience. For more information, visit

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