The Open Opus
Greatest Moments

About the Opus

Breathtaking action photography, including many images spanning one-metre wide will drive the narrative throughout the 800-plus giant pages in The Open Opus, which will be complemented by exclusively written essays and interviews with many of the sport’s icons and players.

Contributed and endorsed by Open Champions

Tiger Woods


Tom Watson


Jack Nicklaus


Gary Player


Rory McIlroy
Ernie Els
Stewart Cink
David Duval
Cameron Smith
Phil Mickelson
Collin Morikawa
John Daly
Zach Johnson
Ian-Baker Finch
Bill Rogers
Darren Clarke
Paul Lawrie
Mark O’Meara
Sir Nick Faldo
Louis Oosthuizen
Lee Trevino
Pádraig Harrington
Bob Charles
Henrik Stenson
Sandy Lyle
Jordan Speith
Shane Lowry
Francesco Molinari

Clamshell Presentation Case

Selected Opus editions come in a beautiful cloth-covered clamshell presentation case, showcasing the iconic Claret Jug and St Andrews Clubhouse.

A Luxury Publication

From the regal blue leather which covers the Opus, to the silver gilding on the pages, each marquee edition comes adorned with the Official Claret Jug motif.

Signature Sheet

The Open Opus comes with a signature sheet signed by five time Open Champion Tom Watson, three time Open Champion Jack Nicklaus and other Open Champions. 


Epic Scale

Printed in England using state-of-the-art high definition technology on luxury 200gsm silk paper, the Opus weighs in at 32kg (70 pounds). Each page measures 45cm (17.7 inch) square and this colossal format allows for 35mm film photography/ digital photography to reproduced at an unprecedented scale. Images frequently appear at close to a metre wide.

Hand-bound in England

Our trusted English bookbinders have been established in excess of 150 years and their care and attention ensures that every copy of The Open Opus Greatest Moments is painstakingly assembled to the same exacting high standards of quality and durability.