The Whispering Forest

The Texas Hill Country

A project in Kent, UK by Edward Thompson

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15 years ago photographer Edward Thompson created a body of photographic work on The Texas Hill Country. He's now trying to make a book
Backers: 114
Average Pledge Per Backer: £67

Funded: £7,655 of £7,500
Dates: Sep 29th -> Nov 10th (43 days)
Project By: Edward Thompson
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Latest News

We did it!

November 10th - via:
Massive thanks to all of you! The book can be made! I've wanted to make this book for fifteen years, I've got many book dummies from over the years from trying and failing to make it. I think it means something, turning a corner finally.  Now... I... (Read More)

48 hour countdown / 84% funded

November 8th - via:
Hi All, Firstly, thanks to all of you, this is somehow looking like it might actually happen. I'm about £1,200 short at present with 48 hours to go, but I do have some tricks up my sleeve.... VICE is hopefully going to run an article (soon), Nowhere... (Read More)

7 days to go... 64% funded!

November 3rd - via:
Hello Everyone!  So this is it, the 7 day countdown and I've got to sell another 60 books to get it made. It's all or nothing funding as I need to give all the money raised to the printers.  If you could please share the Kickstarter link to anyone... (Read More)

40% funded and new add-on print for £30!

October 26th - via:
Hi Everyone, Thanks to you all last night the book got to 40% funded!  As itspay day I've put a new add-on on the Kickstarter campaign. This is a something you add-on to your existing reward. You can now add-on a 10 x 8 inch c-type print of the... (Read More)

Thank you everyone and.... In The Guardian today!

October 20th - via:
Thanks to all who've backed the book so far! It's nearly 33% funded with 3 weeks to go!  I've had some good news today that the work is in The Guardian! Here's a link:... (Read More)

THANK YOU! The 28!

October 7th - via:
Thanks to you fine 28 people!  You will forever be called 'The 28' and you will live on in legend!  So yes, a solid start to the Kickstarter campaign ...but... I haven't sold a copy in 3 days! Ha!  There is good news: Kickstarter have made The... (Read More)

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