Bill Buchanan, HonPSA, FGDC
Bill Buchanan, HonPSA, PPSA, HonFGDC has been involved with photography almost his entire life. His passion for teaching photography has been fostered by being chairman of the Photo Guild of Detroit's Annual Photographic Seminar. Bill has presented many instructional programs in the Detroit area as well as at NECCC, SWMCC and PSA conferences. He has been a major supporter of the electronic capture photography both in his own club and the PSA. Bill served as the Chairman of the PSA Electronic Imaging division.
In 2012 at the San Francisco PSA International Conference he was awarded the Stanley B. Ashbrook, Jr. Memorial Award and the PSA Service Award for his contributions to digital photography and PSA. He regularly contributes to Study Groups #4 and 44 and is also one of the trained Accessors for the PSA Portfolios Distinctions program.
Bill was elected an honorary member, HonPSA, of the Photographic Society of America at the San Antonio, TX Conference in September 2016.
He has served as chairman for the Greater Detroit Camera Club Council's International Exhibition for the past five years.
He was awarded his PPSA in June 2021. Bill received the PSA Scales Award in 2023 for long term service to the Society.