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Unveiling Excellence: The Launch of the Western Journal

 

The Western region is gearing up for an exciting venture with the impending launch of its first electronic publication, the "Western Journal." Set to be hosted on the society's Issuu platform, this quarterly publication is a golden opportunity for regional members to showcase their exceptional work and make their mark in the creative realm.

 

Showcasing Diversity in Photographic Genres:

Regardless of your photographic genre, the Western Journal welcomes contributors from all walks of visual artistry. Whether you're a seasoned professional or a budding enthusiast, this platform provides an exhilarating opportunity to take your images from the confines of your computer and present them to a wider audience through industry-leading curators.

 

Opportunities for Regional Members:

For regional members of the Western society, the Western Journal is not only a platform to showcase individual talents but also a chance to connect with a broader community of like-minded individuals. The publication aims to foster a sense of camaraderie among regional members, encouraging the exchange of ideas and experiences within the visual arts.

 

Elevating Your Work:

Being featured in the Western Journal means more than just having your work published; it's an opportunity to elevate your craft and gain exposure. The electronic format on the Royal Photographic's Issuu account ensures that your creations are easily accessible to a global audience, reaching industry professionals, enthusiasts, and potential collaborators alike.

 

Conclusion:

The launch of the Western Journal marks a significant milestone for the Western region, providing a dedicated space for its members to shine. As the publication becomes a cornerstone for regional creativity, the quarterly issues promise to showcase the diverse talents within the society.

Don't miss your chance to be a part of this exciting venture. Submit your projects, share your passion, and join the Western Journal in celebrating the artistic richness of the region's photography community. The spotlight awaits—let your creativity unfold in the pages of the Western Journal.

 

Submission Guidelines:

If you are interested in showcasing your photography in the Western Journal, please submit your work via Wetransfer - https://rpswestern.wetransfer.com
  • A brief description of your project or series
  • If you wish a few lines about yourself, an optional profile image and your background and artistic vision
  • Attach your images, ensuring they are at least 3000 pixels at 72 dpi
  • By participating in the journal, your work will be featured on the society's Issuu platform, providing exposure to a global audience that includes industry professionals, fellow enthusiasts, and potential collaborators
  • Submitting your images you confirm you are the copyright holder: you hold all rights to the images for publication and consent to them being featured in the "Western Journal" as published by the RPS Western Region

 

Dates:

  1. January 15th (Submission deadline: November 30th)
  2. April 15th (Submission deadline: February 28th)
  3. July 15th (Submission deadline: May 31st)
  4. October 15th (Submission deadline: August 31st)

This schedule ensures that contributors have ample time to prepare and submit their projects, facilitating a smooth and organised editorial process.