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Submissions for Issue 20

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Our Ethos

Big Ink is an independent publication dedicated to bringing it’s readers the most visually stunning photography and thought provoking articles.

We focus on exploring culture through art, design and fashion. Our aim is to showcase talented individuals and build a publication that collaborates and supports the creative industry.

What work do we accept?

Big Ink is continuously on the lookout for creative submissions in the following areas:

  • Photography
    • Fashion Editorials
    • Artistic Expression
    • Photo Essays
    • Architecture
  • Writing (non-fiction pieces only)
    • Culture
    • Anthropology
    • Design
    • Art
    • Fashion
    • Architecture
  • Artwork

What criteria you need to meet:

If you are interested in submitting your work to Big Ink it needs to fit the following criteria:

  • Cannot be published elsewhere – including magazines, newspapers, websites, Facebook, Twitter, Instagram or other social media
  • Needs to be original content by the creator

Guide for fashion photography

To increase the chances of your fashion photography work being accepted they should aim to meet the following:

  • Several outfit changes (6 is ideal)
  • Variation in posing
  • Variation in portrait and landscape shots

Guide for artistic photography

To increase the chances of your work being accepted they should aim to meet the following:

  • Have at least 6 high resolution images available
  • Description of the series including intent

Guide for artwork

We accept a variety of artwork from illustration to traditional, contemporary, sculptures – pretty much anything! To increase the chances of your work being accepted you need:

  • Have at least 6 high resolution images available
  • Description of the series including intent

How to submit:

To submit email us at submissions@thebigink.com.au with your proposal or work, along with a 50 word description of your work and links to your website or portfolio.

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