Alex Buckingham
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Alex Buckingham Alex kicked off his career in London (UK) and was initially known for his skill at photographing liquid and still life. He shot campaigns for just about every British booze and banking institution you can think of including; Smirnoff, Hennessey, Moet, Gordons, Guinness, Boddingtons, Holsten, Tetleys, Strongbow, Carlsberg, Kellogg, Silk Cut, Lloyds, Midland, Nat West, Barclays. He also shot for the likes of Cadburys, The Times Newspaper, Nokia, Liberty Store, Sainsbury, Tesco, plus many more. Alex had always photographed landscapes for fun. However, it wasn't until he fell for the barmaid at his local pub and moved to her native Queensland that he began to work extensively on location and lifestyle in addition to still life. Alex spent three months travelling around Queensland shooting an extensive campaign for the Great Northern Brewing Company. The project allowed him to combined his two great loves: landscape and beer. He has also produced some great work on Coke China. Along the way, Alex has picked up most of the coveted international and national awards around, including; Cannes, One Show, D & AD, Clio, AWARD and BADC.



1987-2000 Various D&AD Awards London
1987-2000 Various Campaign Press Awards London
Mid ‘80’s Euro Best for NIKE
1990 Clio Award
1995 Cannes Lion
1997 Art Directors Club NY
1999 Judges Choice: Association of Photographers London
2000-2008 Various Silver & Bronze BAD Awards Brisbane
2004 AME Marketing Effectiveness Awards New York
2008 Silver Campaign Press Awards London
2009 Bronze Creative Circle Awards London
2009 Bronze Outdoor Awards Australia
2009 Bronze Effectiveness Awards Australia
2009 Bad Awards Australia x 5 Silvers & x8 Bronzes
2010 x4 Bronze Outdoor Awards Australia
2010 Finalist in one shows NY
2010 Silver & Gold at Cannes
2010 Bad Awards Australia Best of Show, x2 gold & x2 bronzes
2010 Silver at London International Awards
2010 Silver at D&AD London
2011 Gold at Andy Awards
2011 Gold & Silver at Clio's
2011 Silver at AWARD
2011 Gold at New York Festival
2011 x2 Gold’s at PICA
2011 Bad Awards Australia: x2 Silver & x1 Bronze
2012 Bad Awards Australia: PHOTOGRAPHY x1 gold & x3 silvers, in Print x1 silver & x3 bronzes
2013 Bad Awards Australia: PHOTOGRAPHY x3 gold & x4 bronze, in Print x2 gold, x4 silver & x3 bronze
2014 Fuck All ( but ranked 123rd best advertising photographer in the world, in Lurzers Archive)