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Lynx A Camera

A project in Austin, TX by Lynx Laboratories

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Introducing a new camera for all your 3D creations.
Backers: 219
Average Pledge Per Backer: $396

Funded: $86,733 of $50,000
Dates: Feb 1st -> Mar 18th (45 days)
Project By: Lynx Laboratories
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Latest News

Camera Progress

April 3rd - via:
Good news, everyone! Nick here, I'm in charge of the product design and manufacturing of the camera. While finalizing the design and gearing up for production, we've been able to get our hands on some exciting new hardware that's going to make our... (Read More)


April 2nd - via:
Hello everyone, Albert here! These last few weeks have been exciting as we gear up for the last stage of our Kickstarter project. I am managing customer fulfillment, so feel to direct any questions or comments concerning your pledge awards or... (Read More)

Bill Gates makes an appearance!

March 18th - via:
Hello Everyone! Recently, the University of Texas at Austin (where Lynx Labs began) celebrated the grand opening of the new Computer Science building; the Gates-Dell Complex.  Mr. Gates himself came down for the ribbon cutting, and then gave a great... (Read More)

So I Guess We Better Build 40 Cameras!

March 18th - via:
Howdy, Today is a HUGE day for the Lynx team and our backers.  Together we have reached the funding goal!  With less than 24 hours to go, the community rallied us back to the $85k mark.  Craig and I were just talking in the comments section what... (Read More)

The Finish Line is Here!

March 17th - via:
Howdy, Thanks for your continued support of the Lynx A camera on Kickstarter.  With 12 hours to go, we are over 150% of our original goal! I know many of you are closely monitoring the project and deciding whether to back a Lynx A camera.  We have... (Read More)

Almost There

March 15th - via:
Howdy, This Kickstarter campaign has totally changed the way that we've thought about our product. We knew we had created something special for designers, architects and 3D printing enthusiasts. But the feedback we've gotten here has opened up... (Read More)

A Call to Action

March 15th - via:
Howdy, With only 64 hours to go, our Kickstarter has been a wild ride. Thanks to the support of all of our backers, we have been able to surpass our original goal and our first stretch goal. We've said it before but all of us here at Lynx are very... (Read More)

Whoa! Stretch Goal!

March 13th - via:
Howdy, I'm a little bit delayed in saying THANKS SO MUCH FOR HELPING US MEET OUR STRETCH GOAL. The campaign has shot past $85k and also $90k now! We will post an update in April of scans with even higher resolutions. Your support in meeting our goal... (Read More)

Lynx Labs @ SXSW

March 8th - via:
Hey everyone, The South by Southwest (SXSW) Interactive festival is running full force in Austin, TX and we're demoing at a ton of events! Come check us out at the SXSW Create tent down on 101 Red River St anytime from Saturday through Monday and... (Read More)

Lynx at SXSW

March 8th - via:
Howdy, I can't thank you enough for making the Lynx A Kickstarter a success so far. We're well on our way to meeting the 85G stretch goal!  If you're at South by Southwest, stop by and see us! We're going to all the major pitch events including... (Read More)

Lynx A 3D camera hits Kickstarter, ready to motion capture your donations

February 2nd - via:
Every time we write up a 3D printer, we get a deluge of folks asking just how easy it is to render a 3D model. The answer is, unless you're well-versed CAD, not very. Austin-based Lynx Laboratories is working to help bring the learning curve for 3D rendering down a bit, with the Lynx A, a "point-and-shoot 3D camera" it claims is even easier to use than many standard digital cameras. (Read More)

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