Alpha Fashion Magazine
PRINT | CELEBRATION ISSUE 2019

Image Requirements

8-12 images
JPG or TIF format
sRGB color profile
Allowed sizes (
strict rules
Size may be larger, but aspect ratio must be correct
):
Portrait: 8.5 × 11 in, 300 dpi (2550 × 3300 px)
Landscape: 17 × 11 in, 300 dpi (5100 × 3300 px)
Must be exclusive and unpublished

Guidelines


Cover Image: Andreea Diaconu by Cass Bird

CURRENTLY ACCEPTING SUBMISSION FOR CELEBRATION ISSUE. INSPO:



AFM RESERVES FULL RIGHT TO ACCEPT AND REJECT SUBMISSIONS THAT DO NOT FOLLOW THE GUIDELINES.



EXCLUSIVE and UNPUBLISHED IMAGES only

All Images from the editorial submission cannot be previously published or shown on any social media sites or website before the release of the issue. This means, if your images have been previously published or displayed publicly in elsewhere, they will be rejected. Failure to comply will result in denial of publishing the images in our magazine.



IMAGE REQUIREMENTS

8-12 IMAGES

FOR EDITORIAL SUBMISSION CONSIDERATION:

LOW-RESOLUTION
**72+ DPI** in PDF format w/ details incl'd (team list and their Instagram as well as credits for wardrobe and accessories for each look)

HIGH-RESOLUTION
**300+ DPI**
Through Wetransfer


SIZE FORMATS
8.5 in × 11 in will be formatted/cropped to
(8.25 in x 10.75 in) for publication standards
17 in x 11 in will be formatted/cropped to
(16.50 in x 10.75 in) for publication standards

BLACK/WHITE & COLOR
“JPG” or “TIFF”


We only accept submission with AGENCY MODEL REPRESENTATION. Full credits must be provided (agency name as well as wardrobe & accessories from head to toe)


- Min of 6 looks in 6 different shots for 1 model

- Min of 6-8 looks will be considered if the editorial has more than 1 model.

- Full wardrobe credits are required - provide the label (designer name, boutique name) in CAPITAL LETTER regardless where the clothes are being pulled from

- No "STYLIST'S OWN" as description

- We do not accept editorials with only one designer or brand. We encourage a mix of emerging brands, vintage, local designers, and established brands.



IMAGE ACCEPTANCE



- You will receive a confirmation by email that your editorial submission is accepted.

- If you have not sent us the high res with full wardrobe & accessories credits, you are responsible for having to send them to us to be included in the publication

- Once accepted; your images cannot be taken or pull of out for publication rotation purpose



REASONS FOR REJECTED SUBMISSION CAN BE BUT NOT LIMITED TO:



- Doesn't fit the concept of the issue
- Too little looks
-Images are not exclusive (previously shown in public through social media channels or website)
-Images are or have been published elsewhere
-Not strong enough
-Model(s) not from an agency
-Missing garment details
-Missing Credits details
-Repetitive images
-Photos not properly retouched
-Images not sent in HighResolution of 300+



OBTAINING AN AFM PULL LETTER



Shooting Exclusively for AFM

Can be requested by via email:

Email: [email protected]

We will need the following:

- The Issue you want to submit to

- Location

- Date

- Time

- Team list and their Instagram or portfolio

- The mood board/inspo for the story you plan to shoot - 6 looks minimum



Please note pull letter doesn't guarantee a publication. The editorial team will decide this once we receive the final images.



SEND YOUR SUBMISSION THROUGH

Wetransfer: https://wetransfer.com
to: [email protected]
We do not accept images submitted by email.
(Google Drive). It will be rejected



We do not respond to multiple messages inquiring when images will be published or when the magazine will be released. You will get a notification once your submission has been published. Tearsheets will be available one week after the release of the issue.


WE DO NOT GIVE OR HANDOUT FREE PRINT COPIES OF MAGAZINES*



Thank you and we look forward to viewing your submissions

About Alpha Fashion Magazine

Accepting submissions only by email via
WeTransfer to [email protected]

A New York City Based Editorial & Fashion Magazine founded in The Bronx, NY Launched it's first indie Publication June 2014 with a vision and purpose to become one of the respected editorial fashion magazines with quality on the independent market and in its time became which is now; One of the latest Independent International, Classy, Elegant, Edgy & Bold High Fashion Magazine. We've had the honors to published work from around the world such as Paris, Germany, Spain, Russia, London, South Africa, Turkey, USA, Australia. Published Editorials, Campaign, and Collections from designers and top brands like Massimo Dutti, Balmain, Balmain Hair Couture, Lucy Choi London, Afffair and Michael Maven, Ralph & Russo, Skagen, Lamperti Milan, Ermanno Scervino, HottinDaro, Strathberry, and more.

We're not an easy submission editorial magazine to get featured in. We only accept what fits, along with looks, style, quality, and taste of the submission.

Published Cover Celebs:
Actress: Agnes Kiraly (Spain) High Fashion Issue
Actress: Jade Weber (California) Spring/Summer Issue
Actress: Suraya-Rose Santos (Africa) Style Issue
Actor: Tobin Bell (California) Men's Issue
Actor: Derek Luke (New Jersey) Men's Issue

- We represent quality in standings.
- Only un-publish editorials accepted.
- Models from agency representation preferred.

If your submission gets rejected. Please don't be discouraged. Try again and resubmit another editorial. Who knows maybe your next submission may even make the cover.


NOTE: Your submission will not be published and or rejected even after acceptance. If have been found exposed or published in another magazine or any website or social platforms.

Editorial submissions. https://www.alphafashionmag.com/submissions
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