Want to guest edit this magazine?
Please email your proposal to guestedit@gigapanmagazine.org providing the following details (link includes submission template). Feel free to contact us should you have any questions, or if you'd like to run an idea by us.

Basic Information

Issue Title:

24 Characters Limit

Editor Name:

Your name and anyone else involved in the making of your issue

About Editor:

120 Words Limit

You can discuss yourself here and anyone else involved. Please include a short description relating to who you are, what you do, and any other personal information you feel is helpful to know. If you have a personal website or would like to display a method of contact, you can include it here.

Content

Gigapans:

Curate a set of ten panoramas from Gigapan.org to be included in your issue. You can list any of the panoramas on the site (including ones you created) as long as you have the photographer's permission to include those in Gigapan Magazine. If you wish, you may submit a couple of extra images - we can later help in editing the list down to ten.

Please include the full link of the Gigapan, for example: http://gigapan.org/gigapans/48492/.

Make sure the panoramas you list are rich with information - through title, description, and meaningful snapshots. You can create this content yourself, or invite a variety of people (with a variety of interesting perspectives) to make snapshots.

Introduction:

Short text that introduces your topic. Please look at other issues for examples of what can be included. This section is usually a few paragraphs in length. The introduction can be written by you, or by a guest writer you invite (please provide credit details for such).

Background

Text providing additional information. You may speak more deeply about your topic, discuss the work that went into preparing your issue, mention the people involved. Please look at other issues for examples of what can be included. This section is usually a few paragraphs in length but can be much longer. This text too can be written by you, or by a guest writer you invite (please provide credit details for such).

Your Pitch

Short explanation of why we should feature your issue. You can discuss how your issue is a positive contribution to our archives. This text will not appear in your issue, it is only for our editors to see.

Anything Else We Should Know
Include here any other relevant information specific to you proposal and circumstances.

Optional: Including Images

As seen in some current issues, images can be part of the introduction or background sections.To include images, please attach them to your submission email.

To indicate where in the text you would like to place each image, please include the file name of the image in the area of text you want it to appear in the following format:
[IMG: file name]

To include a caption under a specific image, simply write it in this format:
[IMG: file name][Caption text here]

Please include a zip of all your images with your submission email. Please label your images to make them easier to find and work with. Please keep content images to a maximum width of 400 pixels, JPEG, GIF, or PNG are fine to use. Not sure how to go about formatting your images as described here? just send them in.

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