Season's Greetings – Last Minute Gift Ideas

Coulson Family, 2008 by Deana Lawson

Light Work has a number of excellent gifts for photography lovers, including signed books, limited edition prints and subscriptions to Contact Sheet.

Treat a loved one or yourself to something special this holiday season.

In stock items ordered by MIDNIGHT on Wednesday, December 21st will ship on the 22nd. Add next-day shipping to receive your item on the 23rd!

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[hyphen] AMERICANS at The Lubin House, NYC

Light Work cordially invites you to the preview reception for Keliy Anderson-Staley’s [hyphen] AMERICANS, Wednesday, December 14 from 6-8pm in The Palitz Gallery at The Lubin House in New York City.

Keliy Anderson-Staley: [hyphen] AMERICANS
December 15, 2011 – February 9, 2012

Gallery reception: December 14, 6-8pm
Gallery talk with the artist: December 14, 5pm

The Palitz Gallery
Syracuse University Lubin House
11 East 61st Street
New York, NY

RSVP by December 7, 2011 to or 212-710-5583

More information and images can be found here.
Contact Sheet 163: Keliy Anderson-Staley can be ordered here.

Light Work's Holiday Giveaway Package

Light Work is giving away an exciting publication-filled package to one very lucky online fan, and just in time for the holidays!

The Holiday Giveaway Package includes three monographs, two unique publications, and four issues of Contact Sheet (a $250 value!):

Pitch Blackness by Hank Willis Thomas ($35)
Social Studies by Carrie Mae Weems ($75)
Genetic Self-Portrait by Gary Schneider ($35)
NY State Barge Canal by Michael Bishop ($5) – Accordion-fold set of postcards.
Stereo Views by Jim Pomeroy ($50) – 3D stereo View-Master artist book.
Contact Sheet 129: John Gossage ($15)
Contact Sheet 136: Suzanne Opton ($10)
Contact Sheet 158: Laura Heyman ($12)
Contact Sheet 164: Scott McCarney ($12)

There are three ways you can enter. Increase your chances by doing them all!

1. Visit our Facebook page, LIKE us and write a ‘recommendation’ on the right sidebar, mentioning what you love about Light Work!

2. Visit our Twitter page, FOLLOW us and then Tweet @lightwork_photo telling us your favorite issue of Contact Sheet.

3. Sign up for a Subscription to Contact Sheet at any level (including print or book purchase) and when checking out write “Holiday Giveaway” in the comment box.

The randomly selected winner will be announced on December 15th, 2011.

If you see something in the giveaway package that you just can’t go without, know that you can purchase any of these items and more in our Online Store.

Happy holidays from Light Work!

UPDATE: Congrats to Liza Mindemann, winner of our Holiday Giveaway Package! She’ll receive books by Hank Willis Thomas, Carrie Mae Weems, Gary Schneider, Michael Bishop, Jim Pomeroy, John Gossage, Suzanne Opton, Laura Heyman, and Scott McCarney. Interested in these titles? They can all be purchased online at

Thank You, Miami!

Thanks to all who came out to visit Light Work at SCOPE Miami! We had an excellent time, enjoyed the many conversations, and truly appreciate the support.

If you saw something you liked at our booth and are still thinking about it, know that you can purchase our limited edition prints and signed books online. The 2012 Subscription Program includes a Master Print by William Wegman, as well as Fine Print Program prints by Kelli Connell, Tony Gleaton, and Susan Worsham.

We hope to see you again soon!