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Open Call For Image Submissions

Art & Pictures, Community

To celebrate our 4th issue, we are hosting a photography contest offering our followers the chance to be featured in Hesperios Journal No. 4, scheduled for publication in spring, 2022.

Hesperios Journal No.4: Transport

Hesperios Journal: Eudaimonia, Memory, Foundations


Opening Date: June 1, 2021 (11:59pm EST)

End Date: April 15, 2021 (11:59pm EST)

We are looking for a single original photo (must be your own work), relating to the theme of transport.

The winner will be featured in the Journal, will receive complimentary copies of issues 1-4, and will also receive curated gifts from a handful of our partners. In two weeks we will announce all of the partners contributing to this gift. Our favorite 10 submissions will be posted to the @hesperios Instagram feed. For eligibility, entry requirements, and terms & conditions, please visit the link in our bio.  


To enter, each entrant must:


Follow the Hesperios Instagram account.


Share an original photo relating to transport in your feed using hashtags: #hesperiosjournaltransport, #hesperiosjournal, and #hesperios.


Please also be sure to tag @hesperios.


Tag a friend.


Entries are limited to one per person. All entrants must be 18 years of age or older.



The winner will $1,500 US Dollars and their image and credit will be featured in Hesperios Journal No.4, released in the spring of 2022. The winner will also receive complimentary copies of issues 1-4.


One runner-up will receive Hesperios Journal, Nos.1-3. 


The top 10 submissions will be posted to the @hesperios Instagram feed.


All entrants will receive a 15% discount code to our online shop (, to be DM’ed when we announce the winner.  


Curated gifts from a handful of our partners.  

FINE PRINT (on website only)

Submission Guidelines (cont’d)

The winner should be prepared to:


Email their submission to, in the format specified below, no later than September 1, 2021 at 11:59pm.


Please include:

  • Drop files here or
    Accepted file types: jpg, pdf, jpeg, Max. file size: 256 MB, Max. files: 1.


    Image Specifications

    JPG or PDF 

    High Res (300dpi)

    CMYK, RGB, grayscale color

    By submitting your work to this contest, you are agreeing to the following:



    In addition to the Ownership of Content provisions of our Terms of Use, the following terms apply to your submissions. Your submissions must be original photos.  This means that you must take the photos and not anyone else.  It also means you cannot submit different versions of someone else’s photos, such as digitally altered versions of someone else’s photos.

    You agree that Hesperios can use the photos in the Hesperios Journal, in our Instagram feed, or elsewhere.  To allow us to do this, you grant Hesperios a non-exclusive, royalty-free, perpetual, worldwide license to use any submissions transmitted to Hesperios, through Instagram or any other means, in any way permitted by law.  This includes the right to reproduce the submissions, prepare derivative works based on the submissions, and distribute copies of the submissions.

    You also agree to waive all claims, liabilities, and demands of any type relating in any way to the submissions. These terms and the Ownership of Content provisions of our Terms of Use constitute the complete agreement between you and Hesperios, and such terms supersede any prior written or verbal agreements, understandings, or communications between you and Hesperios.

    The following Instagram Promotion Guidelines also apply to your submissions.