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Acclaim Press Releases The Ambassador Of Bourbon Coffee Table Book

September 12, 2012

LORETTO, Ky., Sept. 12, 2012 /PRNewswire/ — Acclaim Press®, the award-winning independent publisher, today announced the release of The Ambassador of Bourbon: Maker’s Mark and the Rebirth of America’s Native Spirit, a visual depiction of the Maker’s Mark® Bourbon brand. Featuring photography of the famous distillery at the Star Hill Farm in Loretto, Kentucky from the lens of master photographer David Toczko, The Ambassador of Bourbon flawlessly conveys the story of the iconic Kentucky bourbon’s celebrated history.

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“I wanted to capture the visual beauty of the distillery throughout the seasons to showcase what makes Maker’s Mark…Maker’s Mark,” explains David Toczko, the photographer and editor of The Ambassador of Bourbon. “Using imagery to help tell the story of what sets Maker’s Mark apart and what is so special and unique about the distillery was my goal from the outset.”

David Toczko will be at the Kentucky Bourbon Festival in Bardstown, Kentucky on Friday September 14(th) to sign copies of his newest book. He will be joined by eighth generation distiller and Chief Operating Officer Rob Samuels for a book signing at the Star Hill Farm distillery on September 15(th) from 11:30 AM to 2:30 PM. Additional book signings will be held in Kentucky throughout the remainder of the year.

“David truly captures the essence and beauty of the distillery and my family’s history,” states Maker’s Mark Chairman Emeritus Bill Samuels Jr. “Each and every photograph chosen for the book is a story within itself.”

The Ambassador of Bourbon can be purchased online at www.barnesandnoble.com and Makersmarkshop.com for a retail price of $39.95.

About David Toczko

David Toczko is the photographer behind Lone Dakota Photography. David’s interest in photography began in 1985 and has grown from a passionate hobby to a successful career as a freelance, commercial photographer. His work is internationally published and has been acclaimed for its richness and depth of color, texture and clarity. His artistic vision is to create photographs with both visual and emotional impact. Recent efforts are focused in his signature style of low light / natural light which adds a dimension not always found in the studio while maintaining a high degree of technical excellence.

About Acclaim Press®

Acclaim Press is an award-winning, independent publisher of community histories, specialty and trade titles, comprised of an experienced staff with over 20 years experience in the publishing industry. The company was formed in 2005 when long-time publishers Douglas W. Sikes and Keith Steele assembled an all-star team of talented editors, designers, illustrators and pressmen that has become a leading publisher of collectors’-quality books for communities, military and civic organizations, law enforcement agencies and fire departments, calendars, travel guides, photographic art books, and much more.

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