© Greg DowningIf you are a nature photographer whoenjoys writing about photographywe’d love to hear from you!Share your voice while showcasing your imagesto thousands in our worldwide audience bygetting your article published on NatureScapes.WHAT TYPES OF ARTICLES DOESNATURESCAPES PUBLISH?Submissions of articles and/or photographs/images forpublishing on NatureScapes are welcomed at any time.Acceptance of submissions will generally be based onthematic timeliness, appropriateness of subject matter,clarity, adherence to standard conventions of the Englishlanguage, and conformance with all website policies. Preferencewill be given to submissions that are clear, concise,and of educational or entertaining value to our readershipand documented or well-researched, when appropriate.We encourage relevant nature photographyrelated articles on the subjects of:• Photography tips and techniques• Software and technology• Photographic locations• Conservation or restoration• Ethics• Habitat• Biology• Natural history• Behavior• Photography as an art formSubmityour articleto NSN!NSN is the most active nature photography community on the Internet with more than750,000 1 website page views per month. Nearly every traceable country/territory hasvisited NSN—most of them regularly with the largest presence in North America andEurope. We feature articles throughout our website to further increase your visibility andexposure. Our average website visit duration of 10 minutes, 25 seconds 2 and 10.85average page views per visit 2 show a loyal and active readership that continues to grow.1. Approximate average page views per month for the first quarter of 2013 was 767,142.2. Views/visit and average visit time are as of March 2013 from SimilarWeb public information. All other reported statistics are from Google Analytics.
INCLUDE THE FOLLOWING WITHYOUR SUBMISSION:1. Article content in a Microsoft Word (.doc) or plain text(.txt) document. Please include the article title andyour name at the top.2. Images in a JPEG (.jpg) format. Images should notexceed 750kb in size, nor should their longest sideexceed 1024 pixels wide or 800 pixels tall. Do notinclude a watermark on your photographs. As photographersourselves, we respect your images—we will add“© Your Name” to your images in our universal websitestyle font for consistency.3. If applicable, specify the placement of your imageswithin the article (by file name) and any captions. Savethe files of your photos (and refer to them) using distinctnames (ex. firstname-lastname-hummingbird.jpg).4. A short biography of 150 words or less (in a .doc or .txtfile). You may include links to your website, blog, andsocial networks. Biography information appears at thebottom of articles.5. A photo of yourself sized to 120x120px at 72dpi forplacement beside your bio.6. Inform us if any part of your submission has beenpreviously published, and if so, where and when it appeared.7. Your NSN forum username (if you have one).12HOW TO SEND YOUR ARTICLEThe entire package may be compressed into a ZIP (.zip) filefor ease of sending. Failure to follow these guidelines mayresult in rejection of your submission and you will be asked toresubmit your materials.3Email Your Submission.ZIP54Send your submission to email@example.com. We willreply as soon as possible, generally within 3-5 business days.