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Buck Art

Art services from New York-based multimedia artist Orin Buck

Utilizing Responsive Web Design, HTML5 and CSS3, PHP, JavaScript, jQuery, plus Drupal, WordPress and GetSimple CMSs

Websites for Art, Music and Film

Ellen Dissanayake
"Dissanayake posed that question boldly in her first book: 'Since all human societies, past and present, so far as we know, make and respond to art, it must contribute something essential to human life. But what?' A biologist, she proposed, would consider art as a set of behaviors rather than a class of objects."

Williamsburg Art and Historical Center
Since 1996 the WAH Center has presented art exhibitions, music, theater, literary and other events in its landmarked French Second Empire building in Williamsburg, Brooklyn.

Boris Lurie Art Foundation
Dedicated to reflect the life, work, and aspirations of the artist Boris Lurie, and the NO!art Movement’s spirit of protest as embodied in its art and culture.

Doctors of the Dark Side
A documentary about the critical role of physicians and psychologists in detainee torture. Sound Recordist: Orin Buck.

Ultra Violet — New York artist, Andy Warhol Superstar

Judi Harvest — New York artist

Linda Smith — New York artist

Sam Jungkurth — New York artist

David Arthur-Simons — New York artist

Sascha Just — New York filmmaker

Helen Chen — New York Art Management Consultant

Benjamin R. Miller — Ann Arbor, Chicago, New York City composer/musician.

Lucy Gould Reitzfeld — New York artist

Robert Reitzfeld — New York artist

The Bauhaus: 90 Years / 90 Days
The Bauhaus celebrated its 90th anniversary in 2009, and “The Bauhaus: 90 Years / 90 Days” commemorated this anniversary.

Man: Biology of a Fall — A modern chamber opera: Part III of the Defenestration Trilogy by Evan Hause.

Philip Douglas Fine Art — New York fine art dealer

Carol Quint — New York artist

Cheryl Safren — Long Island artist

Josiane Soder — Swiss artist

Other Sites by Orin Buck

Alvin Hall
Alvin Hall is an internationally renowned financial educator, bestselling author, and regular contributor to magazines and newspapers.

Citadel Trading Corporation
Importers of fine wine, based in New York, NY USA, Citadel concentrates its efforts on premium wine products, both imported and domestic, throughout sixteen markets in the Northeast, New England, and Mid-Atlantic.

Biobalance Integrated Wellness
Neurofeedback Training Centers in Southeastern Arizona; Neurofeedback Home User Services; Standardized Neurotrainer Program

Neurofeedback Home User Services
Authorized Provider of the BrainPaint® neurofeedback system for the home user.

Cal Sutliff Associates
For more than twenty years, Cal Sutliff Associates has been providing high quality, customized trainings to a wide variety of clients in the USA and Canada.

Salon Amici
Complete beauty salon services in New York City's Turtle Bay.

The Vopa Group
A fully integrated commercial design/build, traditional bid/build and construction management firm.

E.J. Smith Construction
Heavy Civil, Transit, Highways & Bridges, Building & Foundations, Treatment Facilities and Residential & Commercial Development.

Dappreio Construction & Development LLC
"Dappreio Construction & Development, with offices in Connecticut and New York City, is a full service, construction management and general contracting firm"

Maks and Lea Rothstein Charitable Youth Trust
Established in memory of the families of Maks and Lea Rothstein, and in memory of the millions of children who perished during the Holocaust.

Michael P. Carfagna
Licensed Real Estate Broker specializing in the Jackson Heights, Queens, NYC area.

NFS Marketing
NFS Marketing is a custom marketing and market research company.

NFS Jury and Trial Strategies
Pre-trial guidance in witness preparation, focus groups, mock trials and attitude surveys.

Coding Only (not designed by Orin Buck)

LOCC (Left of Center Communications)
Marketing and communications company.

Ultra Violet (IXXI site)
New York Artist, Andy Warhol Superstar

Turtle Bay Association
Neighborhood association of Turtle Bay, Midtown East, New York NY.

Paul Alicata, CPA

Single-camera documentation of events in New York City including theater, music and dance, interviews, video art services for artists, 8-track location digital audio recording, plus video editing and DVD mastering

Video production

Director of Videography for Memories On Video, New York, NY, 2009-2012
While Memories On Video is now closed, some of the videos can still be seen on the YouTube channel:
One example:

Single-camera documentation

Available to tape events in New York City. Very experienced in documenting theater, music and dance. Ask about other types of video documentation.

Recent tapings for the Swiss Consulate's ThinkSwiss events:
"ThinkSwiss: Genève Meets New York": Breaking Through Internet Censorship
"ThinkSwiss: Genève Meets New York": Panel Discussion at the American Red Cross

One of the camera operators for Come Unto Me: The Faces of Tyree Guyton

Audio recording

Mobile 8-track 24 bit digital recording. Can record audio only, or provide simultaneous 8-track digital recording and independent stereo camera mix.

Recent recording projects:
Ben Miller's Sensorium Saxophone Orchestra
Sound recordist for documentary Doctors of the Dark Side

Video editing

Editing experience since 1985 includes music videos, documentaries, event documents and more. Experienced with Final Cut Studio, audio sweetening, color correction.

Shot interviews and edited this Kickstarter video for artist Judi Harvest.

DVD mastering

Experienced with DVD Studio Pro. Graphic design services for label and box design.

Video art services for artists

It's your art work; Buck Art is just there to create the video you need. Understanding aesthetic considerations helps me make your video art appropriate for the context of the art world. Also experienced in video art installation setup.



Panasonic AG-HMC150 (true HD to 1080/60i)

Sony Nex5n (HD to 1080/60p, 16 megapixel stills)


Mac Powerbook with Logic Pro 9 music software for recording multitrack digital audio

Zoom H4N handheld digital recorder with stereo pair and XLR inputs for 4 channel recording

Echo AudioFire8 — 8 channel audio interface in rack with
Mackie 1202VLZ mixer
dbx 1066 compressor/limiter/gate

FMR RNP mic stereo preamp
FMR RNC stereo compressor

Neumann KM 184 small condenser matched pair

Sony ECM-77b lavalier pair

Sennheiser EW 100 G3 wireless lavalier/receiver

Audio Technica AT4073a shotgun with fishing pole
Audio Technica AT835b shotgun

AKG D230 omni ENG interview mic

Crown PCC-160 pair (especially useful for unobtrusive miking of theater)

Large condenser mics:
Studio Projects C1
CAD M9 Tube Microphone
CAD M179 Variable-Pattern

Dynamic mics:
Shure SM7b voiceover mic
Shure SM58
Shure SM58S
Shure SM57
Audix i5


Final Cut Pro Studio

Logic Studio

Adobe Creative Suite

Reaper (DAW)

Event Equipment

PA system

Video projector

Posters, books, ads, brochures and more, with InDesign, Photoshop, copy editing, photography and pre-press, with experience in variable data and on-demand printing

Print samples

Memories On Video trifold brochure
Design and writing with Jason Schermer

Biobalance Integrated Wellness trifold brochure
Design and co-writing/editing

J&V Pizerria Catering Menu trifold brochure
Design and photography

Web Bindery large brochure
Design, plus illustrations showing fictional websites transformed into brochures.

Web Bindery brochure
Design, plus illustrations showing fictional websites transformed into brochures.

Celebrating Milton's 400th Birthday
Postcard for art exhibit.

The Mad Hatters’ Review MAD HATTERS’ REVUE Event Book
On-demand publication available now at Lulu.com.

Luna Pienna postcard
Postcard for art installation in Venice.

Rhinoscimento Poster

DQD One Sheet Product Promo

DQD Brochure

911 Alarm Onesheet
Illustration and design.

State "No Illusions e.p." front cover/back cover
Early pasteup design for classic hardcore record (in collaboration with the band).

CD-ROM screen samples

Las Vegas Official Virtual Tour

Photoshop samples

Buddha Sculpture in Venetian Plaza
Constructed from photo and 3d rendering and video of broken glass.

Museum Exhibition Proposal for Richard Humann
From 5 video stills and 2 images of people.

Waterford (fake) Crystal
Created from B/W logo.

Katharine Hepburn Garden postcard
Flower and Kate collage.

Visit orinbuck.com to learn about the algorithmic computer art program that is active on this site


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