BISOUS MAGAZINE accepts submissions from emerging photographers, fashion film directors, artists, musicians, bloggers, writers, fashion brands and designers. If accepted, your work can be featured on our website, magazine or both. All submission guidelines can be found below.
FALL ISSUE FASHION EDITORIAL DEADLINE AUGUST 1, 2017 ABSOLUTELY NO EXCEPTIONS.
We are always accepting webitorials for weekly postings. See details below.
FALL ISSUE will be our 5 year Anniversary Issue
Please note this is a MOODBOARD of collective images to use as examples from photographers across the world and are not or will not be published in the magazine.
SUBMITTING FOR ISSUE
We want to celebrate being around for 5 years. Our Fall issue will be our largest yet incorporating both studio and location photography from around the world featuring FALL/WINTER 2017 collections. There is no theme but we expect high quality models, luxury clothing and dynamic imagery. If you have been published with BISOUS before you may request a Pull Letter for your stylists. Photographers the stakes are becoming increasingly higher so bring your A game and make sure you choose your faces wisely. Tasteful nudity is fine. . You must use different Designers. IT MUST TELL A STORY or it’s just a test or lookbook. Celebrity pitches welcome. If you plan on shooting in studio, Only superb styling with high end designers and models will be accepted.
Clothing Creds still stand true and only FALL/WINTER 2017 and Couture collections will do. Bring on the CREATIVITY. PLEASE ONLY AGENCY REPRESENTED MODELS. Your work is only as good as the FACE you choose to convey it! Submit low res images attached to your email at email@example.com ONLY. Pdfs are welcome as well be sure to include clothing credits. WE WILL THEN SEND YOU AN ACCEPTANCE LETTER WITH INSTRUCTIONS FOR HI-RES IMAGES. ALL IMAGES ACCEPTED MUST HAVE HI-RES 300 dpi for our print option
COVERS Every photographer’s submission is considered for the cover so choose your models with this intention and don’t forget to shoot a COVER SHOT to be considered. Remember if chosen Bisous Magazine has the right to adjust stories accordingly including renaming it, changing order sequence, color adjustments and cropping when needed.
WEBITORIALS Bisous magazine accepts short fashion editorials with or without clothing credits from emerging photographers for consideration to be placed on our website. Please send at least 8 images low res in an assortment of clothing choices at least 4 as we need a total of 5 panoramic fields filled with either panoramic or vertical shots next to each other. Please include team credits to firstname.lastname@example.org with Webitorial in the subject line. Models must be agency represented to be considered. All other disclosure rules apply.
Any content you submit to BISOUSmagazine must not be published in any other magazine, blog, webzine, facebook, online anywhere else without permission. If you post this work anywhere, prior to submitting to us and/or after BISOUSmagazine has published your work (in print or online), we reserve the right to pull the story from our editorial line-up without your consent and pursue a cease and desist to other publications. BISOUSmagazine permanently has publishing rights to any submissions.
Stylists we will no longer print Vintage as a clothing option. We only provide pull letters to those who have been published with us in the past and unless otherwise noted you will have to supply your own LOR.
PHOTOGRAPHERS & STYLISTS Submitting for Issue:
1) “Stylist’s own” IS NOT A BRAND or DESIGNER we don’t accept.
2)Must have 7 different wardrobe changes to be considered for an editorial within the magazine with LIMITED Designer repeats.
3)Models must be agency represented.
We look forward to seeing what everyone has to contribute. For those of you returning …Thank you so much for making our last year so fabulous!
PLEASE HAVE YOUR NAME ON EVERY FOLDER and IMAGE you submit.
Full Disclosure: By allowing BISOUS Magazine to publish your work, you grant us permission to use your work without compensation in any of our publications, websites, marketing material, advertisements, videos, and any other mediums or formats used in the creation, dissemination, and production of BISOUS Magazine content. This includes models, by consenting to your image to be submitted within an editorial, webitorial or advertorial feature you are giving Bisous Magazine the permission to use your image without compensation. Photographers please note that if accepted and published you are giving photo and art department the permission to disseminate, alter and title your story as they see fit in keeping with the feel and branding of the magazine. If you have any artistic disapproval we will kindly remove the story for you.
WE WILL THEN SEND YOU AN ACCEPTANCE LETTER WITH INSTRUCTIONS FOR HI-RES IMAGES. ALL IMAGES ACCEPTED MUST HAVE HI-RES 300 dpi for our print option
DEADLINE FOR WRITTEN, MAR 10 2017. Writers please submit your pitch before the deadline so that we may approve it. Drafts must be submitted by FEB 29 to ensure publication.
At BISOUS magazine, we are always looking for guest writers and bloggers who would like to contribute to the magazine and website. If you are interested in writing for us, please send us an an email with the headline Writer or Blog submission and include a writing sample or links to some of your work/blog. Some of the topics we cover include music, culture, art, artist and designer interviews, trending fashion, and fashion technology. We love people who are creative, lively and hilarious. You are more than welcome to pitch ideas. We also like highlighting those things in which we love and could easily chose your blog to feature.
If selected this is what we need from you:
image name: your name/issue#/sectiontitle/storytitle.doc
minimum of 150 words maximum 900
Subject your email: BLOG CONSIDERATION