Author Archives: Chris

Who Is Mac DeMarco?

I’ve been a fan of Pitchfork for a long time so I was pleased when they contacted me to photograph Mac DeMarco and I worked hard to wow them. Mac is strangely just like his persona; sweet, funny and super laid-back. I wanted to … Continue reading

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My TIME Has Come

I’m super honored to have this be my first TIME cover – a big thank you to Myles Little, Paul Moakley, Kira Pollack and D.W. Pine!

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Buck Move to Tumblr

I have moved my blog to Tumblr. To see the rest of my latest post “Beats, Served Three Ways” visit me here: thechrisbuck.tumblr.com Thank you so much for your interest and support on WordPress but going forward the bulk of … Continue reading

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Philip Seymour Hoffman

I did three sittings with Philip Seymour Hoffman but it’s the time that I had a random lunch with him three years after working together that I find myself thinking about. Running errands on a spring Saturday I popped into … Continue reading

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Inspiration: The Family 1976

A short time ago, my colleague John Keatley asked me via Twitter what was the favorite photo book that I owned. My response was that my favorite book was neither a book, nor did I own it. It was Rolling … Continue reading

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Kimmel Sinatra Ketchup

Shooting with Jimmy Kimmel was a particular treat for me as I’ve been a fan since his Man Show days. I was not surprised that he brought a relaxed demeanor to our brief shoot, but there were also moments of warmth, curiosity and, of … Continue reading

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Toronto The Good

Toronto isn’t just the home of politicians with boundary issues, there are a number of fantastic ad agencies there too. I’ve had the privilege to shoot with a couple of them this year. Most recently I shot the Excel Gumergency print … Continue reading

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Who Is Ted Cruz?

When I received the assignment to photograph Texas Senator Ted Cruz for GQ I had heard his name once or twice. Boy has that changed in the last month. Politics aside, the experience of working with the Senator and his … Continue reading

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Passenger Side Window

I was recently having lunch in Los Angeles with my friend and photographer colleague Johnny Tergo and he started telling about a photo project that he’s been shooting. With enthusiasm he described how he rigged Profoto strobes onto his pick-up … Continue reading

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Jimmy Fallon Baby Leak

Jimmy Fallon is a good sport. Nothing else to be said here. It is great to be part of Variety Magazine‘s re-design, thanks Bailey Franklin.

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