Got an idea for a nifty photo gadget? Dream about publishing your own photography book? Have an innovative idea you think will make your peers’ lives better? A modern factory of dreams, Kickstarter helps creative minds bring their ideas to life and enables everyone to become a part of this amazing process.
In this list we put together some of the most interesting photography related projects currently running on Kickstarter. From a sunrise photo project through 50 states to a one-stop photography marketing platform, there are a lot of ambitious ideas here. So enjoy the 10 promising Kickstarters you might want to watch closely.
1. That’s What I Want
This project is organized by third year students of Falmouth University. They are aiming to organize a fantastic graduate show to remember for years after. They also want to make a fashion exhibition with their own photos in the center of London. This will be a great opportunity for them to show off their work and to help them in the right direction after graduation.
Defrozo is a platform for photographers which enable you to organize your photos in the cloud, manage your portfolio site, build relationships with clients, sell prints online and manage various tasks for free. All these tools are available under one login on your Defrozo account. This project is available as public Beta. Funding on Kickstarter will help the developers release the full-featured product faster. They are also keen to receive constructive feedback to improve their product.
3. RetroPacks – Subscription Photography Service
RetroPacks is a monthly subscription service that can bring physical photos from your Instagram back to life. Almost every gooв shot taken with your smartphone these days goes to Instagram. However, these photo are digital and you are not able to touch them. RetroPacks choose three best photos from your Instagram each month and ships them to you, so you can decor your home with those awesome images.
4. GoPro Hero 4, 3/3+ Extended Battery Pack
Don’t lose your epic moments because of your GoPro camera low battery. This Epic for Hero 3, Hero 3+ and Hero 4 will power your battery up to 8 hours on a single charge. Also, the Epic includes a waterproof cover case to keep your both battery and camera safe while filming.
5. GoReturnMe – Cloud Based, Reward Driven, Lost & Found
These service will help you to get back your lost things for reward. GoReturnMe is a cloud based services that encourages people who found your lost items, give them back to you for a reward. Use stickers to protect your phone, wallet, keys, and other valuable stuff you carry around.
6. Scenic Selfie Station
Have you ever been a guy who has no friend to take a picture of you at some event or trip? Sceniс Selfie Station will solve this problem once and for all. The idea behind this project is pretty simple: a stationary camera that allow you to capture the breathtaking location with your favorite people. You will need just fill in the information into a stationary camera, and wait ten seconds to take a shot. After that the system will post this picture to one of your social media accounts.
7. The Veteran Vision Project — A Photo Book
This stunning photo book is going to include true stories of soldiers: their struggles, families, and service. It starts with an ordinary project within veterans were captured at their home mirrors. The images gone really viral, and the idea of the photo book was born.
8. Podo – The First Stick and Shoot Camera
Podo is a sticky photo camera that turns any surface into a makeshift photo booth. If you think that a selfie stick is a stupid invention, but still need a tool for selfies, – podo can help you with it. Podo is a re-stickable and wireless camera also, which can be connected with your iOS or Android device. The Podo app controls everything you need, including a live preview of future selfie.