Jon Hodgson Backgrounds Book

A project in Falkirk, UK by Jon Hodgson

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A collection of 24 painted backdrops for your model and miniatures photography
Backers: 637
Average Pledge Per Backer: £40

Funded: £25,398 of £150
Dates: Jun 27th -> Jul 4th (7 days)
Project By: Jon Hodgson
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Latest News

The Final Hour

July 4th - via:
Well here we are. We made a video to say thank you. But also in text: thank you. It's been amazing, and I wanted to mention this before we reach the end. Who knew? We're both absolutely bowled over by how this one has captured so many folks'... (Read More)

Heading into the final 24 hours!

July 3rd - via:
Hello!  And welcome aboard if you're joining us at the turning of the tide, arriving precisely when you mean to. I hope you had a nice weekend. Well, here we are, heading into the final 24 hours. What an amazing campaign it's been. Thank you,... (Read More)

Annie and Jon on Blackjack Legacy

July 1st - via:
Hey everyone, Welcome aboard to all our new backers! Thanks for joining us!   I hope you're having a good weekend. Just a mini update today, as we’re catching our collective breath agead of the last few days: it‘s going to be wild to see where... (Read More)

Happy Friday! Scifi paintings, BlackJack Legacy, Experiments without terrain...

June 30th - via:
Hello! And welcome new backers! Gosh, it's all go, eh? Climbing ever higher! Speaking of which - Hey - I've been working away on sci-fi backdrops. Here's the first 6. You might be able to tell these have a slightly different style than the more... (Read More)

Sci-fi Samples, Project History,

June 29th - via:
Hello! And welcome all new backers! So we have now unlocked everything! There are no more stretch goals! Amazing!   Overnight you unlocked a whole bunch of pages for the Sci-Fi book, and that’s now reached its completed size of 32 scenes. With the... (Read More)

Sci-fi Backdrops Unlocked and Expanded! Plus: Top Backdrop Tips with Annie Norman

June 28th - via:
Hello! Well now. I can’t keep saying that progress is amazing, but… well… it is. When I started this I really thought this might make £1500 if we were lucky. Turns out it was a better idea than I realised, apparently! (And we’ll take a look... (Read More)

6K down! Sci fi book clears horizon like giant space egg in Dune or something

June 28th - via:
Hello! Wow what amazing progress overnight! Welcome all you new backers! So the photography tips are unlocked! These additional pages will contain tips for “proper” camera photography from a pro photographer, as well as some more down to earth... (Read More)

Wow! We funded in 1 minute...

June 27th - via:
Hello!  So ok, it was a tiny goal, because I originally envisaged this project as being quite a modest one, with modest reach, and really it was about seeing if anyone wanted one. Our friend Annie Norman has of course ruined all of those small... (Read More)

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