YEG Inspired is a small local magazine focusing in on positive and encouraging parenting stories and narratives.
We offer several ways for the creative community to collaborate with YEG Inspired/LMMPinc
Creative works may include the following: Illustrations, hand-lettering or other artwork, Home Decor, Recipes with Images, Styled editorial’s featuring local businesses and services or a current session.
Please scroll to after Locally Inspired for more information and submission guidelines to having your work featured.

 

LOCALLY INSPIRED SUBMISSIONS

Locally Inspired Submissions should fall into the current theme and be submitted by the deadline.
May 1 deadline for June Publication // Adventure
August 1 deadline for September Publication // New Horizons
November 1 deadline for December Publication.  TBA

When submitting images do not watermark, please rename files upon exporting as the example:  
yourname_ ie KarenSmith_plus image # at 300 dpi, Full Resolution.
You may submit up to three images in separate emails 
Please note, previous Locally Inspired Submissions that have been accepted are not eligible to enter subsequent issues but may enter into the next issue following.
Images can be maternity, baby, newborn, family, documentary, lifestyle or posed.
We do not accept landscape images, scenery images, bridal, engagement, or couples with the exception of pregnancy announcements or gender reveals.
All submissions should be original to the photographer (if you'd like to submit an image your family photographer has taken, unfortunately you may not as copyright remains with the photographer). 

Images must not be previously published on other media outlets.
Once we receive all images for the current theme by the deadline our team will select the best of up to 4 different local or Canadian photographers.
Only the selected winners will be contacted prior to our publication being distributed, the photographer will receive one copy, additional copies can be pre-ordered.
Please include your current mailing address with your submission. 
A submitted image may be used on our blog, social media, or magazine. 
Submissions can be sent to this email address: hello@yeginspired.com  .

Please do not attach to a previous email. Must be as a FRESH email, with attached model release forms. 
Images must be submitted with a copy of the model release. This is non-negotiable 

Please include your current mailing address with your submission. 

 
Featured Editorial work: Model: Kari Skelton, Wyatt and Family pooch, moses.  clothing by Portage and Main clothing, Hair by Nina simons of MOusy Browns, Make up by Justine Martinson of Lipstick Empire, Darling Dear Co (Dog Accesories) , Location, Matrix Hotel

Featured Editorial work: Model: Kari Skelton, Wyatt and Family pooch, moses.
clothing by Portage and Main clothing, Hair by Nina simons of MOusy Browns, Make up by Justine Martinson of Lipstick Empire, Darling Dear Co (Dog Accesories) , Location, Matrix Hotel

EDITORIAL OR COLLABORATIVE SHOOTS

Creative Submissions/Photography/Design or Collaborative Shoots
Much like wedding magazines, we are excited to offer the opporutnity for family photographers to submit their work to be featured. Our magazine welcomes images, illustrations and design work and styled shoots.
Please read through the guidelines and requirements prior to submitting a gallery or a portfolio of your work.

We accept the following:
Fashion editorials featuring Canadian or Locally Owned businesses that feature clothing and services catered towards family or parents.
We accept styled shoots, editorials, documentary session, in home lifestyle, in home newborn sessions, posed newborn, milestone sessions, celebrations, birthdays, grandparent or heritage sessions.
We accept submissions from photographers, vendors or families may not submit the work of their photographer, please contact your photographer directly to discuss a submission.

Tell a story: Does your submission have a story, incorporate all the details, who contributed, model release forms, location and provide additional details. Tell us why and what you love about your submission.
To submit please fill in the following:

Please submit a gallery of up to 40 images. Our team will then select the best images to be published.
Include your current mailing address with your submission. 

A submitted image may be used on our blog, social media, or magazine. Images must be high resolution at 300 dpi, no watermarks along with a copy of the model release sent to the publisher at hello @ yeginspired.com

Published works will receive a complimentary copy of the magazine, sidebar advertising and a logo advert in the issue published, additional issues should be pre-ordered.

SUBMISSION FORM FOR Creative Submissions/Photography/Design or Collaborative Shoots
not for Locally Inspired Feature.

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