Kickstarter Showcase #7
- By: Tim Kok
Kickstarter is an awesome crowdsourcing site to find new inventions, gear and inspiring work by other photographers. Among this month’s picks there are a cool bag, a 360 degree camera, a lens cap holder, innovative camera straps and a project about empowering women.
Slide and Clutch: Versatile Camera Sling and Hand Strap
A camera sling strap and hand strap that are quick-connecting, quick-adjusting, comfortable, versatile and classically beautiful. The camera strap, “Slide,” is wearable as a sling strap, shoulder strap or neck strap. It is smooth on one side and grippy on the other, and instantly reversible depending on your preference. “Clutch” is a quick-connecting, quick-adjusting camera hand strap ever. It gives you security when you need it, but also allows instant access to your camera’s controls. With materials and hardware inspired by climbing gear.
VENQUE Smart DSLR Pro Bag
A bag designed from scratch to carry and protect your camera and gear. The bag is convertible and has a 10 year guarantee program. Side benefit: the bag also functions as a regular backpack.
360cam: The World’s First Full HD 360° Camera
The 360cam from GIROPTIC is the first ultra high definition 360º camera that breaks through the limitation of the frame to record the entire experience of the moment in 360°. The 360cam delivers easy real time streaming video over WiFi, recorded video, and still photos.
Faces of Courage: Intimate Portraits of Women on the Edge
A book that documents the many advances being made in educating and empowering women and girls. Doctors, nurses, teachers, aid workers, and NGO staff – these are the silent heroes who are working tirelessly to improve the lives of millions of women around the world. This book showcases the noble work they do.
HÜFA V: the original camera lens cap clip
A lens cap holder that attaches to your camera strap. There are three different versions of the holder for different types of straps.