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2011-01-24 13:59:00

LAS VEGAS, Jan. 24, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- LIK USA(TM) is proud to announce the much-anticipated Apple release of the Peter Lik Opus HD application for iPad. This groundbreaking app contains the entire contents of the famed landscape photographer's 25th Anniversary Big Book, and is a must for all iPad users whether they're longtime fans of Peter's work or casual admirers of photography in general. "What gets my blood pumping about this is the fact that so many more people will see the photos...

2011-01-11 16:47:00

LOS ANGELES, Jan. 11, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Calling it "the best shot I have taken in my lifetime," world-renowned photographer Peter Lik has sold his first million-dollar photograph, which he calls One: a fleetingly beautiful nature shot captured on the banks of the Androscoggin River in New Hampshire. The purchase amount for this work places Lik in rare company. The buyer, a private art collector represented by Joel Ehrenkranz of the law firm Ehrenkranz & Ehrenkranz LLP, completed...

2010-01-28 17:16:00

NEW YORK, Jan. 28 /PRNewswire/ -- Highly acclaimed Master Photographer Peter Lik today announced his support of Concern Worldwide's ongoing Haiti relief efforts. All Peter Lik Galleries globally will donate a portion of February sales from Lik's first 2010 major release, "Tree of Life" to Concern, an international humanitarian aid organization dedicated to eliminating extreme poverty in 28 of the world's poorest countries. The limited edition unveiling will take place simultaneously at...

2009-05-29 18:00:00

LAS VEGAS, May 29 /PRNewswire/ -- Peter Lik Fine Art Photography will be hosting an exclusive grand opening event at their newest and largest gallery to date, located in Las Vegas Forum Shops at Caesar's Palace. Peter Lik will appear in person to unveil his latest masterpiece entitled "Spiritual Light." (Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20090529/LA24773-a) (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20090529/LA24773LOGO-b) "I am inspired by the awesome power and pure beauty of...

2009-02-24 08:00:00

Bringing Mother Nature to Manhattan NEW YORK, Feb. 24 /PRNewswire/ -- Highly acclaimed landscape photographer Peter Lik has completed his US gallery expansion with the recent opening of two flagship galleries in Manhattan. The first is located in the newest Manhattan shopping venue, The Plaza Retail Collection, in the historic Plaza Hotel. The second is located in downtown SoHo. Peter Lik now boasts twelve US galleries and one gallery in his native land of Australia. Lik's first US...

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