Grants & Funding

How Peter Marbach Raised Over $10,000 on Hatchfund

December 27, 2016

By Conor Risch

© Peter Marbach

“Wildflowers glow during last light on Dog Mountain,” from Peter Marbach’s look at the Columbia River. Marbach chose Hatchfund to crowdfund the project, in part because of the support the platform offers.

For several years, landscape photographer Peter Marbach has looked at an Aristotle quote he taped on his computer that reads: “Where your talents and the needs of the world collide, therein lies your vocation.” Marbach worked as a photographer for two decades, self-publishing three books of his landscape photographs, before he came up with a project that allowed him to...

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