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Available this Christmas by photographer Garry Cook – a limited-edition set of 12 documentary Christmas cards.

Unlike any Christmas greeting cards you will ever send – or receive – these memorable images are guaranteed to raise a smile.

From London to Lancashire, Cook’s images highlight what he believes is the true meaning of Christmas for the British – shopping, partying and drinking.

The cards are part of Cook’s attempt to promote the art of photography through innovative ideas.

By using products to promote photography – and inverting the usual role of photography as a promoter of the product – he is attempting bring photography to a wider audience.

Photographers have been forced to be more creative in their approach to how they work and the Merry Christmas! project is the photographer’s first major initiative in promoting photography.

The 12 days of Christmas were captured in December 2009...

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