NOTE: please limit submissions to The Iowan of your best 12–24 shots and follow submission requirements. (Download the PDF HERE.) As always, look for new and fresh ideas and perspectives.
Be original. Be creative. Be bold.
Postcard is a department featuring one fabulous photograph of a specific Iowa location. Make us want to go there. Please submit these any time throughout the year, starting now!
Submit your own ideas for Portfolio any time the muse inspires.
Send to firstname.lastname@example.org.
If you have a body of work in these areas, or are passionate about a subject you'd like to shoot, please contact the art director. You may send either a PDF contact sheet showing your best work or what you have in mind to capture the subject in its unique light. Categories that intrigue us include — but are not limited to — the following list (not in any particular order):
Look Up / Look Down – Perspectives
Immigrants or Iowa Cultures (Czech, Swedish, Irish, Amish, Italian)
B & W Iowa
1993 Flood, twenty years later
My home town -- like no one else sees it
County Fair and Festival Queens
Iowa at Night
Civil War Reenactments
Music Festivals: 80/35, Bix Beiderbech, Miss. Valley Blues - Davenport, Blues on the River - Keokuk, Bluegrass
Still Life – Iowa objects
The “biggest XXXXXX” (landmarks from small towns)
Hot Air Balloons and kites
Parts as Art
Kites and Balloons
Submit your own ideas for Portfolio any time the muse inspires. Send to email@example.com.