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We purchase first-time print rights, pay upon publication, $100-150 for short form articles and $200-400 for long form. $400 is the maximum we currently pay for any piece. We do not pay extra for photos or sidebars that are part of the submission at this time, considering them as part of the article. We ask that authors refrain from posting the articles on personal websites for 6 months post publication. Send us a pitch.
We publish high quality photo essays about pollinators or endangered habitat. From wild bees to butterflies, we’re interested in the insects, birds, and animals that help feed the planet.
We purchase first-time print rights, paying contributors $200-400 for photo essays. We are always looking for cover images, for which we pay $150. You may send low resolution images in a pitch, but we require vertically oriented photos at 8.5×11” at 300 dpi for cover images and minimum of 4×5” at 300 dpi for article submissions. Send a pitch: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Please send us editable documents (Word or RTF) or a PDF. Include:
Full name, email address, mailing address, and phone number in the article
Proposed article title
Pollinator or country the article addresses
Photos and graphics as JPG, TIFF, PNG or PSD at 300 dpi
What are we looking for
Topics of interest
Profiles of specific pollinators or people involved with pollinators
Gardening information on improving habitat
Interesting pollinator projects
New science regarding pollinators
Smart Ag advances
Beekeeping articles that help beekeepers be good environmental stewards of their managed pollinators
Rights we purchase
We purchase first serial rights and exclusivity for 6 months from time of printing. Thereafter, authors are welcome to post the material on their own websites. We retain the right to reprint the material on our website, social media, or in future publications, crediting the author as appropriate.
Each contributor will receive two copies of the magazine upon publication, unless they are located overseas, in which case we ship one.