4 Crowd-Funding Success Stories

May 14, 2012

© Peter Dench/Reportage by Getty Images

An image from Peter Dench's new book, England Uncensored, which he funded and published through the crowd-funding site Emphas.is.

What does it take to successfully underwrite a personal project through a crowd-funding site like Emphas.is or Kickstarter? In the June issue of PDN, we spoke with four photographers who launched ambitious fund-raising projects in the past year, and not only met their goals but surpassed them. Though their projects were very different, they each learned useful lessons about what...

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