Category Archives: Family

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The Hasselblad Snapshot

I have literally thousands of pictures of my daughter – buried away in folders on my computer. So this summer I decided to go back to film. Putting aside any arguments about the value of film vs. digital, there is … Continue reading

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…or shaped like a Blogg!

The origins of blogging, found in the 1973 Dr. Seuss book “The Shape of Me and Other Stuff.”

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Sitting President Sitting

When I was first contacted about a possible sitting with President Barack Obama for The New Republic, I was pleased but didn’t think about it much. Until a shoot is confirmed, with a time and a location, I don’t really … Continue reading

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Toronto Christmas 1952

I asked my father, George Buck, who recently turned 79, to give me some background on this photo of him on Christmas day, taken circa 1952. Christmas was a family affair with mom preparing a traditional multi-course dinner; she was … Continue reading

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50th Anniversary

Fifty years ago today my parents were married. They continue to live in the house that my siblings and I grew up in, in an old suburb of Toronto. Wonderful and decent people, they are always a pleasure to return … Continue reading

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Direct Mailer Part 2: Bruce Davidson & the Tagger

My new mailer, EUPHEMIST is bound with a French fold and hidden within each fold is some odd or interesting biographical item. The right edge of each page is perforated, as in invitation to tear open the French fold. Tucked … Continue reading

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Direct Mailer Part 1: Chris Buck is a Euphemist

Over the past month I’ve been rolling out a new direct mailer. I’m very excited about this piece. It’s likely the most impressive single piece that I’ve ever produced, but it didn’t start out that way. A year and a … Continue reading

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