The Secrets of Successful Photography Kickstarter Campaigns
Crowdfunding has made a mark in the photography industry with many, many photographers seeking backers for their photography projects. Here are three companies I spoke with hoping to gather some insight on launching a successful Kickstarter campaign.
These Handcrafted Wood Pinhole Cameras Are Awesome
Pinhole cameras are a fun project for many photographers looking to get a spark of creativity. They can be made out of virtually anything, from pop cans to cereal boxes, or in this case… wood.
Mooli London Hampton Bag Review | A Stylish, Yet Functional Designer Camera Bag
The Hampton Bag is currently about halfway through their Kickstarter Campaign with about half of their goal raised. I was able to test out a review copy of the bag for a week and I’m pretty sure I don’t want to give it back.
The Everyday Messenger by Peak Design: A Review On The Perfect Photography Bag
The Everyday Messenger is a bag that’s perfect for photographers in any situation in life. Whether you’re out getting coffee, at the beach, biking, hiking, etc, the Everyday Messenger is the bag for you.
Adaptalux | Miniature Lighting Studio For Macro Photography In Last Days On Kickstarter
If you’re a macro photographer, this Kickstarter project, if funded, could open a myriad of creative lighting options all in an ultra-portable pocketable package.
Boy With Down Syndrome Learns to ‘Fly’ Thanks to Photographer Father
Ever since little William (Wil) Lawrence was a baby, he wanted to fly. And one day, Wil’s father, Alan, made it happen.
Rhino Announces New Rhino Slider EVO + Rhino Motion
Camera sliders are nothing new, neither is motion control. But getting the two together, in a cohesive package, that is both light weight and affordable is something we have not seen much of yet on the market.
Triggertrap Ada Joins Ranks of Once Promising, But Now Failed, Kickstarter Projects
Kickstarter is a beautiful thing. It allows inventors and people with ideas to be connected to consumers/investors who may be interested in their ideas. But just as with any investment opportunity, and don’t kid yourself – that is exactly what Kickstarter is – the risk for projects failing is higher than success. The Triggertrap Ada is one such story.
Beehive Picture Hangers | A Smart Re-Thinking To Solve A Common Problem
An invention that took a common practice, and made it way better. This changes how we hang prints like how swiveling wheels changed luggage.
New Simple & Functional Brevitē Backpack May Be The Camera Bag You’ve Been Looking For
Have you ever wanted to carry anything in your camera bag, but was not able to because of the camera specific design? How about the opposite, you wanted to carry your camera equipment in your regular bag, but it would not provide adequate protection?