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Hear BUCK live!

In January of this year Joshua Trinidad, a young Jazz musician, contacted me asking if he could use my photographs as inspiration for some new compositions. I, of course, re-read the email three times to make sure that I was … Continue reading

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I came across this amusing (and super-respectful) blog post about my Picasso/ Doisneau homage with Steve Martin by Scott McDermott. Thanks Scott! 

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Moo Yorker

I’ve just shot my first assignment for The New Yorker and I couldn’t be more pleased. The New Yorker has been on my shortlist of most-desired editorial clients for a long, long time so it was a wonderful surprise when … Continue reading

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Men Want Vargas Girls

We shot a story for a recent Psychology Today called “What Do Men Really Want?” but I soon came to be calling it “Men Want Vargas Girls.” Is there a fatal flaw in shooting young women in the style of Alberto … Continue reading

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Direct Mailer Part 5: Take a Photographer Hunting

Spin Magazine hired me to trail Oliver North for three days when he ran for one of Virginia’s Senate seats in 1994. My primary medium at the time was the Hasselblad and the magazine encouraged me to shoot black-and-white – … Continue reading

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Gary Oldman Homage

I’m pleased for Gary Oldman and his well-deserved Best Actor Oscar nomination for Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy. Not only am I fan of his charismatic acting style but I also have fond memories of shooting with him in 1998. He … 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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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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“Chris Buck is Awesome”

This “How To” video appeared on YouTube this week. I don’t think that the narrator is referring to me, but I still like hearing that “Chris Buck is awesome.”

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Sinatra’s Signature Song?

What is Frank Sinatra’s signature song? “Come Fly With Me”? “I’ve Got The World On A String”? Maybe “New York New York?” No, it’s “Ol’ MacDonald.” Well, at least in our household it is. In an attempt to play music … Continue reading

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