Topic: kickstarter

Reverend and Mrs. Landers, Hughes, AR, 1969
Out There

Red Ball of a Sun Slipping Down: Eugene Richards’ Return to the South

With a recent announcement on Kickstarter, award-winning photographer Eugene Richards speaks to LightBox about his latest book, Red Ball of a Sun Slipping Down, and his motivation to self-publish the project.

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Bruce Gilden—Magnum
In Progress

‘No Place Like Home: Foreclosures in America’ by Bruce Gilden

Bruce Gilden’s series about foreclosed homes, which will be presented this weekend by the Magnum Foundation as part of the Photoville 2012 festival, is a departure from the photographer’s usual working style.

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Christine Osinski
Out There

Staten Island: Christine Osinski’s Unseen Photographs of New York City’s Forgotten Borough

In the early ’80s Staten Island seemed like a world away from Manhattan. In Chrisitine Osinki’s newly rediscoved photographs, she reveals a time capsule of the growing borough, caught in a state of limbo between New York City and the rest of America. She recently launched a Kickstarter campaign in hopes of turning the archive into a new book.

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Teun Voeten
Out There

The Disappearing Afghan Box Camera

The Afghan box camera—a homemade wooden device known as the kamra-e-faoree, meaning “instant camera”—has been used to preserve memories in Afghanistan for generations. But it is in danger of being forgotten.

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Lauren Fleishman
In Progress

Love Ever After: A Valentine’s Day Special

Three years ago, Lauren Fleishman began photographing couples who have been married for more than 50 years in an attempt to document romantic histories.

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Saiful Huq Omi—Magnum Foundation Emergency Fund
Man on the Wire

The Magnum Foundation Emergency Fund: Supporting Photographers Beyond the Media Map

“The world is pretty bloody complicated right now and if we don’t see more, we know that much less.” Magnum Foundation President and photographer Susan Meiselas on the Emergency Fund and its mission to enable photographers to document underreported issues

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