Posts Tagged ‘fundraising’

PPE 2012: 8 Dos and Don’ts for Crowd-Funding Campaigns

Posted by on Tuesday October 30, 2012 | Business

It seems like nowadays every photographer is launching a crowd-funding campaign to raise money for a book or to shoot personal work. But how many of those photographers are actually meeting or surpassing their fundraising goals? At the PhotoPlus seminar “Crowd-Funding Your Photography Project,” five panelists shared their thoughts on how to raise money using... More

Tips for Successful Fundraising from Kickstarter

Posted by on Monday October 11, 2010 | Business, Events

In order to raise money to produce their projects, more photographers, writers, artists and aspiring filmmakers are appealing directly to their potential audiences for funding. At a seminar held at the Vimeo Festival + Awards on October 9, Yancey Strickler, co-founder of the crowd-funding Web site Kickstarter offered practical advice on why some projects posted... More