SOURCE: GalleryPlayer

January 30, 2007 07:00 ET

"Where Golf Is Great" DVD Brings Spectacular Guided Tour of the World's Famous Golf Courses of Scotland and Ireland

With Insight From Noted Author James W. Finegan

SEATTLE, WA -- (MARKET WIRE) -- January 30, 2007 -- Every golfer worth his favorite putter knows where golf is great: Scotland, birthplace of the game, and Ireland, where the links are of unsurpassed beauty and challenge. In the new DVD "Where Golf is Great," GalleryPlayer, the recognized leader in providing the world's most popular high definition art and photography to HDTVs and PC displays, pairs 50 captivating images of the finest courses from those lands in all their colorful splendor, along with maps of Scotland and Ireland and course locations.

"Where Golf is Great" is based on the latest book from Workman Publishing from noted author James W. Finegan and photos from Lawrence C. Lambrecht, and offers a great alternative to regular TV when viewed on the latest flat panel screens.

"We've had an overwhelming response from our online customers asking us for more golf content. 'Where Golf is Great' has given us the opportunity to work more closely with Workman Publishing and provide this incredible imagery to golfers all over the world. We know they will enjoy it," said Kevin Akeroyd, CEO GalleryPlayer.

The hour-long collection is accompanied by a synchronized classical music soundtrack that creates a unique ambient experience. It is optimized for 16:9 display on any NTSC-compatible TV screen, with continuous loop play or individual image viewing, and can be played on any DVD format worldwide. It is available now for $24.95 including free shipping.

Additional titles available from GalleryPlayer, available at, include:

--  "Winter Wonderland Holiday Edition"
--  "1000 Places to See Before You Die"
--  "Americans In Paris"
--  "The Art of Leonardo da Vinci"
--  "The Art of Claude Monet"
These ambient art experiences are specially produced and curated for maximum viewing enjoyment with accompanying music backgrounds.

Great bonus features in all GalleryPlayer DVDs include detailed and extensive biographical information and complete image information on each image, with accompanying full color, multi-page reference booklets.

About GalleryPlayer

GalleryPlayer, Inc.® is the recognized leader in providing the world's most popular high definition art and photography to HDTVs and PC displays. GalleryPlayer delivers rights-protected, high definition imagery that transforms any screen into a stunning showcase for viewing renowned artwork and breathtaking photographic imagery. GalleryPlayer's proprietary, patented technology is designed for the efficient production, presentation, rights management, promotion and cross-platform distribution (via cable, the Internet and widescreen DVDs) of HD rights-protected imagery. GalleryPlayer currently has license agreements with over 45 content partners, including The Metropolitan Museum of Art, MoMA, National Geographic, Time Life, The New York Times and many others. For more information, visit

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