By Liz Swaine Reposted from Heliopolis, October 7, 2014 I first met Brian Buckner when he came to my office to drop off his application for the Downtown Shreveport Pop UP Project. First impressions count and my initial take was that he was smart, dapper, and professional. After a morning of reading applications seemingly scrawled Continue reading
As most of you know, my daughter Teal and I had an epic journey into the desert southwest last May in celebration of her graduating with her Master’s degree. During our trip, we saw many wild and wonderful places that she had not been to before. It was only fitting that her wanderlust Daddy act Continue reading
Press Release 01-28-2013 Brian Buckner, owner of Brian Buckner Photography has received the coveted annual award “Best of Show” from the Shreveport Photographic Society for his outstanding entry, “Striking Iron”. Brian also received the highly sought 1st Place award in pictorials for the same image. Though unusual, in addition Brian was also awarded Continue reading
Image: Shiprock Awarded by: New Mexico, Oklahoma, Texas, Mississippi and Louisiana – Gulf Coast Camera Club Council Date: February 2014 This image was selected as a top rated Monochromatic photograph by the states of New Mexico, Texas, Oklahoma, Mississippi and Louisiana through the Gulf Coast Camera Club Council.
Image: Milk, Explosively Good! Awarded by: New Mexico, Texas, Oklahoma, Mississippi and Louisiana – Gulf Coast Camera Club Council Date: February 2014 This image was selected as the best color photograph within the five state area of New Mexico, Texas, Oklahoma, Mississippi and Louisiana through the Gulf Coast Camera Club Council.
Title: Just Like A Baby Seal, Governor Jindal Takes A Clubbing Awarded by: Government Relations – American Advertising Federation Date: February 2014 2nd in the Nation among literary competitors from hundreds of cities within the fifty states. This prestigious award was made for literary excellence in lieu of photographic skills. The writings were about the AAFSB’s Continue reading
Image: Mr. Gruff Awarded by: Shreveport Photographic Society Date: January 2014 This award was made for a photograph of a mountain goat made while climbing in the lower section of Grand Teton National Park.
Image: Milk, Explosively Good! Awarded by: Shreveport Photographic Society Date: January 2014 This award is for producing the best macro or close up photograph of the year.
Image: Jellies Awarded by: Shreveport Photographic Society Date: January 2014 This prestigious award is for the very best color photograph in any category produced during the entire year.
Image: Acrylics & Chocolate Awarded by: B&H Photo – New York City/Photigy – Atlanta, Georgia Date: February 2013 This is an award made by photographers for a photographer. The contest centered around showing chocolate candy uniquely photographed for Valentines Day and it’s equivalent days of the celebration of love around the globe. Thirty five commercial product Continue reading