Guardians of Fire

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A project in London, UK by Matthew Maran

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A beautifully illustrated hardcover book with over 100 fox photographs by three award-winning photographers
Backers: 989
Average Pledge Per Backer: £65

Funded: £64,372 of £40,000
Dates: Oct 1st -> Oct 30th (30 days)
Project By: Matthew Maran
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Latest News

You're incredible!

October 30th - via:
Thank you to everyone who has pledged so far. It really means the world to us that we can make this book a reality. There's still a few hours left if you have chosen to follow the campaign but not yet pledged. I think today's news that National Trust... (Read More)

Only 5 hours to go!

October 30th - via:
With just 5 hours to go the response for the campaign continues to be incredible. There's clearly a lot of love out there for foxes. It goes without saying we want to try and show them in a more positive light and photography can be a great way to... (Read More)

Photography Experts Webinar Link Now Available

October 28th - via:
A big thanks goes out to Dave Cox of Photography Experts for hosting the webinar last night with myself, Neil and Andy. It's the first time we've spent a decent amount of time together talking about our long term collaboration, field craft techniques... (Read More)

Join us in the Cairngorms

October 25th - via:
There are only 4 places left on our photo 7-day photo tour to the Cairngorms. Here's a little taste of what we hope to see during our time there......... You'll need an HTML5 capable browser to see this content. Play Replay with sound Play with sound... (Read More)

Free live webinar! this Wednesday 27/10/21 8pm BST

October 24th - via:
Andy, Neil and I are delighted to be taking part in a Photography Experts FREE webinar on Wednesday 27th October at 8PM BST and we would love you to join us. If you would like to hear some of the stories behind our images, the highs and lows of our... (Read More)


October 22nd - via:
WE MADE IT!!!!! You'll need an HTML5 capable browser to see this content. Play Replay with sound Play with sound 00:00 00:00 THANK YOU!!!! THANK YOU!!!!THANK YOU!!!! THANK YOU!!!!THANK YOU!!!! THANK YOU!!!!THANK YOU!!!! THANK YOU!!!!THANK YOU!!!!... (Read More)

New very special reward added

October 22nd - via:
NEW REWARD ALERT! We have just added a very special new reward. Four years ago Matt took one of his most recognised fox images, Fox Meets Fox. Fox Meets Fox This image gave Matt his first success in the WIldlife Photographer of the Year competition... (Read More)

A message from Chris Packham

October 20th - via:
We are delighted to announce that Chris Packham CBE is writing the Foreword for our book. I met Chris two years ago when I interviewed him for my podcast. He told me foxes were his favourite mammal and if you read his amazing book Fingers in the... (Read More)

We're half way there and new reward!

October 14th - via:
To celebrate making it half way to reaching our goal we have just announced a new addition to our rewards!  We are now offering everyone who backs the book the chance to have your name featured in the acknowledgements.  DON'T WORRY!!!!!!... (Read More)

Almost Half Way there!

October 10th - via:
A long overdue update to say thanks so much to everyone who has backed the project so far. We really appreciate the generosity and belief you all have to see this book come to life.  We have just one more tiny task to ask and that is if you can... (Read More)

Incredible Start!

October 2nd - via:
Thanks so much to each and everyone of you for helping to get this campaign off to flying start. It means the world to us all to know so many of you believe in this project.  Almost 25% on day one! Kickstarter is an all-or-nothing platform so we... (Read More)

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