Here are 12 photo accessories that sought community funding, with mixed results.
The iblazr is an LED flash and video lamp that plugs into a phone or tablet’s headphone port.
Lumu has raised over $240k to manufacture their plug-in smartphone light meter, and will release their SDK to developers.
A Kickstarter project for an iPhone incident light meter adapter has been successfully funded, raising over ten times its $10,000 goal.
Rift Labs, a US-based startup, has announced that its crowd-funded Kick RGB LED lights are now shipping to customers.
LA LED Inc has failed to attract enough interest in its portable LED on Kickstarter, raising less than a third of its $60,000 funding goal.
A Kickstarter project for a device that turns an iPhone into an light meter has exceeded its funding target within days of being launched.
Louisiana LED Inc. has started a crowd funding project to help launch its “color selectable, modular and expandable” LED photography light.
The innovative Kick iPhone-controlled LED concept has gained the funding it needs to begin mass production.
Rift Labs have started a crowd-sourcing project to launch their pocketable Kick WiFi LED, which can emit any colour of light.