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Archive for March, 2013

The Responsibility of Crowdfunding

Three interviews into the open research for the Unlocking The True Value of Your Creative Content Project, an unexpected theme has bubbled up-the feeling of responsibility one has to create great work when your friends, family and fans are financing the project. All three interviews have mentioned this pressure as being a positive force to […]

Interview with Photojournalist Amy Toensing

Photojournalist and National Geographic contributor Amy Toensing discusses her recently funded Kickstarter campaign In the Shadows, a project aiming to document and raise awareness of urban refugee children in Africa. In the interview she discusses the opportunities crowdfunding offers creative artists, the sense of responsibility that comes from having your individuals instead of publications fund […]

Interview with Emily Best-CEO & Founder, Seed & Spark

I recently interviewed Emily Best, CEO and Founder of Seed & Spark, a platform for crowdfunding and self-distribution of independent films. Her interview shines with insight into the ways filmmakers, and independent creatives of all stripes, need to shift their mentality from solitary artist to that of a CEO developing a product to serve the […]