Black Diamond Completes Copyright Licensing Agreement with
Photographer Peter B. Kaplan
VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire – May 1, 2008) - Black Diamond Brands Corp.
(OTCBB: BDMHF), the "Company", is pleased to announce it has completed a copyright licensing agreement
with world renowned and “Preferred Photographer of the Statue of Liberty”, Peter B. Kaplan.
The Company has executed an exclusive license with Peter B. Kaplan for the right to use his Copyrighted
Photographs known as Liberte Mon Amore, Postal Pair and Fireworks Circle on a selection of their Liberty
Valley Wines including the Valor Series Chardonnay and Freedom Series Cabernet Sauvignon and Merlot. The
famous image, "Postal Pair", was selected for the 100th anniversary commemorative stamp by the United States
and French Postal Services.
About Peter B. Kaplan:
From the early 1980’s to the present, Kaplan has captured the Statue of Liberty on film and digitally – one of the
most famous monuments on earth – during every season, under every lighting condition and from every angle. His
breathtaking photos of the Statue of Liberty, as well as other subjects, hang in museums and private collections
throughout the world. His images have been published both in the United States and abroad. Time, Life,
Newsweek, Smithsonian, National Geographic, the New York Times Magazine, Stern, Paris Match and
Geo are but a few that have featured his works. Peter’s Statue images alone appear on a total of 172 stamps
from 15 different countries around the globe.
Mr. Kaplan is an avid collector of Statue of Liberty memorabilia, and his collection is among the largest private
collections in the world.
About Black Diamond Brands Corp.:
Black Diamond Brands Corp. is a Vancouver, Canada domiciled company that was incorporated on December
28, 2000. The Company and its two wholly owned subsidiaries, Black Diamond Importers Inc., and Liberty
Valley Wine, LLC are engaged in the bottling, importation, distri