Category Archives: Advertising

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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More Lastminute.com

A couple of days ago I posted about my visit this spring to London and shooting with Adam & Eve London on Lastminute.com‘s FOR EVERYONE campaign. It was a fabulous experience – a cool agency, button-down production, a top London … Continue reading

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London Calling

On a Thursday I received confirmation of a three-week ad shoot in England and the following Tuesday I found myself in London with a full UK crew and a shot list of 17 separate executions. The ad agency behind this … 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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With A Rebel Yael

I asked my current intern, Yael Young, to be a guest blogger this week. She is on her fifth month with me. Working with Chris continues to be ever changing and evolving.  It’s funny to look back and think that … Continue reading

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Digging Up Elliott Smith

Many of my contemporaries made names for themselves, and good money, shooting for record companies in the nineties. It made sense that I should go that direction too as I started out shooting musicians almost exclusively – but for a … Continue reading

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Lightning Strikes Twice

“Don’t go to Gregory Town, that place is hell on earth!” was pretty much the first thing that she ever said to me. We met at an early meeting for a Diesel campaign that she recommended me for, and when … Continue reading

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Make Your Face A Maynards, part 2

Maynards Candy has staged an impressive contest to find the best Canadian face to put on one of their candies. I shot the ad campaign while in Toronto recently and that lead to them asking me to be one of … Continue reading

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Here In My Car

As much of my advertising work has been with technology companies it was a fun change to work with The Garage Team Mazda on their latest print campaign. And, not only did they want portraits, but they looked to feature … Continue reading

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Make Your Face A Maynards, part 1

Maynards Candies is having a contest to “Make Your Face a Maynards.” One lucky Canadian will get 3-D rendering of their face on a Maynards candy next year. I shot the print campaign with The Hive in Toronto, doing our … Continue reading

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