David Kazmierczak and M.T. Publishing Company, Inc. are joining forces to bring you Give Me the Balance with the Buffalo, New York Fire Department. Kazmierczak shares the exploits of brave men and women of the Buffalo, New York Fire Department in this exceptional all-color, 9” x 12” coffee table book.
Kazmierczak transports the reader deep into the scenes that the Buffalo, New York Fire Department live and breathe day or night, rain or snow, hot summer days or below zero January days. He shows the heroic battles that his brothers and sisters of Buffalo, New York Fire Department fight to uphold the department's motto for the citizens they protect. Ut vivant alii. "That others may live”.
About the Author
David F. Kazmierczak is a career member of the City of Buffalo Fire Department and marked 30 years of service in October of 2016. He is currently assigned to Rescue Company No. 1 which has been his home for the past 14 years.
His start in the fire service goes back to his father, Francis R. Kazmierczak, who was an employee of the Buffalo Corn Exchange. Photography also came from his father, Francis was a very avid photographer and taught David how to capture a setting and subject matter.
David currently has photos published in The Buffalo News both in print and the web, Firehouse and Fire Engineering magazines, The First Responder News, a web ad for Crimson Fire Apparatus, and several local covers. He has also received Honorable Mention from the IAFF International Firefighters Association Media awards contest in 2011 and 2013.