Crowd-Funding Success Story: Gerd Ludwig

May 9, 2012

By Holly Stuart Hughes

© Gerd Ludwing/Institute

Gerd Ludwig included some of his earlier studies of Chernobyl's health consequences in his pitch for a new exploration of the area.

Many photographers are looking to sites like Emphas.is and Kickstarter to raise money for personal projects. However, they are only able to keep the donated funds if they meet their goal amount. In the June issue, we spoke with four photographers who not only met their fund-raising goals, but surpassed them. Below, learn how Gerd Ludwig raised over $23,000 to...

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