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I travel around the world looking for people and groups of population who are struggling to survive. This year, I want to continue working in a project entitled “The Will of Existing”. I have explored various countries around the world and now I want to focus my camera in women from Congo. I have selected a place in East Congo, Kivu Region, where I found a center for refugees and victims of gender violence.

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Acts Live on is a portrait series of Japanese folk performing arts that are scattered around Japan, and they have more than 300 years of history. I would like to make a photography book to share the fascination of hidden Japanese anthropology with the people who does not know their existence yet.

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I am currently developing a photographic project in collaboration with the National Autistic Society Lambeth Branch. The project explores the benefits of Phototherapy for people with Autism.

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The Legacy project is a fascinating not-for-profit endeavour to capture the mystifying stone remains of prehistoric sites scattered across the British Isles. Ancient stone circles are a remarkable legacy of Neolithic Britain, their shadowy origins stirring the hushed whispers of fables and legends throughout the ages.

Escape with Jason Friend on an eloquent photographic journey that pays homage not only to the prehistoric remnants of a lost civilisation, but to the soul of a landscape immersed in mystery and wonder – a journey that aims to raise public awareness of these precious ancient monuments, and to assist in their preservation for future generations.

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I am using photography to question and redefine the relationships of the organic forms that food generates.

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This campaign seeks to cover the cost of traveling to and photographing 12 different churches in the States of Morelos and Puebla, for the purpose of documenting their architecture, setting and art. The resulting images, once edited, will be made available in a website that will be set up specifically for the project.

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After graduating from high school in 1973, I traveled around Anatolia with money I had saved. This was my first encounter with the people and culture of Anatolia. I opened a photo exhibition with my first travel photographs when I returned. 42 years later, I decided it is time to prepare a book of my travels and experiences in Anatolia

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The John Brown Photo Chronology exhibition and catalog curated and written by historian Jean Libby in 2009 is in revision with new discoveries. Hand-printed inkjet supplement inserts and the fine arts reproduction catalog are rewards for crowdfunding assistance for publishing and mailing the revised work and production of new panels and legend plates.

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I am obsessed with the idea of self-objectification as part of the pop culture. This is a work that expresses the need to find our true selves and how our self-imaginary interacts with reality. My images are full of irony about sexism, miss -representation and selling ourselves as a desired object.

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My project consists of 184 portraits of actors, dancers, photographers, designers and creative people. All of these portraits create an unconventional portrait of the city of Milan, through the eyes of the artists and creative people that live and work there.

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“Waiting at the Door” explores the social culture of Hong Kong and the interactive relationship of Hong Kong people, specifically the image of people at the door of trains in railway station. All of this is observed within the critical time of the split of society caused by the Umbrella Movement.

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The photographic project is a real eye-opener. It became crystal clear I should focus on the living conditions of citizens in war zones as well as the freedom of speech in struggling countries.

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“I believe in this project. I also know the public and the photographers enjoy it when we celebrate the event. For my project, I am seeking funds to upgrade 5 (or more) photo stations using Lattice panels and receive additional photos for public outdoor exhibitions.”

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“Fish and Bread for Breakfast” is an exhibition and social event, presenting Sabri Jaeck’s documentary and fine art photography taken in New York, Paris, Germany, and Brazil.

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My goal is to create a library and cultural space dedicated entirely to photography in Guatemala.

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Around the globe many people within the LGBT community experience, discrimination, ostracism and imprisonment.What I want viewers to take away from this project is a heightened sense of empowerment as well as an enlightened understanding that our humanity lies within the belief that we are not so different after all.

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After both an amazing and adventurous three year long art journey, I finally decided it’s time to turn my photos into something unique and tangible – a beautiful art book. I am seeking funds to complete my photography book of women, portraits, and nudes.

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With photography we try to reproduce the world. But the world is much more interesting when it becomes a work of art. My project is threefold- to help professional photographers develop their craft, create a gallery space to display my work, and to support a charity program I am passionate about.

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Creating an official archive of Jerry Stoll’s photography from the California jazz era.

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Dan Wynn’s fashion images of perfectly coiffed women tell us a lot about the time, the ideals, and what was expected of American women during the mid-twentieth century. He also photographed many major figures of the era, from Alfred Hitchcock and Salvador Dali to Bob Dylan and Al Pacino at the start of their careers.  His body […]

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Synchronicity is a combination of situations happening in the European part of the former Soviet Union. They are connected symbolically and brought together to investigate the effects that transformation of urban and social environment has on human behavior and individual perception of life.

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My goal is to return to the South West of America and complete a body of work by December 2014. This project is the longest running and most important in my career as photographer.

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My project will show all the spectrum of the problem by presenting the different way of living without taking the sides. I believe that the most appropriate method to define the relation between rural and urban is by influences on people and nature life.

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To develop a photographic look at daily life in Iran, building off of my first two journeys to the country seven years ago which resulted in the book “Inside Iran” (Chronicle Books).

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As a photographer, I’ve always had a keen passion for taking portraits, and I’ve been photographing people that inspire me to create iconic images since 2009. I’m motivated to understand the often-tenuous relationships between science, anthropology, religion, mythology, and folkloric tradition, and I explore these topics in my work. I also feel the drive to […]

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Since 2010, I traveled throughout Europe to meet men and women who made the radical choice to live away from cities, willing to abandon their lifestyle based on performance, efficiency and consumption. This documentary project is an attempt to make a kind of contemporary tale and to give back a little bit of magic to our modern civilization.

  • 101% Funded
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I pursue melancholia. In the moment of its photographic capture, I discover the cruel reality of society that is embedded in the sophisticated beauty of my surroundings.

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The Forgotten Americans is a series of portraits involving one of the most marginalized groups in the Philippines – the abandoned American children called the Amerasians.

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