S U B M I S S I O N S   G U I D E L I N E S

Cool America is a quarterly digital and print-on-demand publication. We accept submissions on a rolling basis year round to be considered for publication either as an online exclusive or in-book exclusive. Our editorial schedule & themes for 2017/2018 are as follows:

 INSIDE MAN | Issue #4 | September '17

A tribute to the legacy of Iconic brands and pop-culture from a world view while celebrating fashion from the most influential countries/cities around the globe. Online we'll be highlighting rising talent, runway trends and street style. Also featuring art, travel, and grooming.

see mood board here.

Submission close date: August 1st 2017

Please read the entire submission guidelines and rights before submitting below.

S T E P - B Y - S T E P  S U B M I S S I O N S

1. Provide a dropbox link with lo-res photos in order of how you'd like the photo story to appear.

2. Include a separate word document with wardrobe and team credits in the same dropbox folder.

3. Include a separate word document of your feature story already finished and edited or a short paragraph about your fashion editorial.

4. Name the folder (photographer's full name_Story type_Almost famous Submission)

ex1: Richard Avedon_Fashion editorial_Almost famous Submission

ex2: Richard Avedon_Feature story_Almost famous Submission


G U I D E L I N E S  A N D   R I G H T S

*All interview/features submissions must be accompanied by 4-5 photos of the feature subject shot editorial style.

*All fashion editorials must be a minimum of 5-6 photos to be considered for online exclusive and 8-10 photos to be considered for in-book exclusive.

*All submissions submitted to Cool America magazine must be exclusive to Cool America and cannot have been previously published anywhere else.

*All submissions to Cool America become the property of Cool America under B Media with the photographer as co-owner of the photos submitted.

*All photos submitted to Cool America will in some way, shape of form be edited to fit the Cool America voice and flow of the magazine.

*Submission to Cool America does not guarantee publishing in Cool America and may be published in another B Media entity or not at all.

*Cool America does not give out pull letters for submissions. In order to become a regular contributor, please apply here.

Cool America magazine reserves the right to deny any submission or pull any story for failure to comply with the guidelines and rights for submissions.