We value your ownership and work as an artist. This is our basic agreement that most artists accept but you can contact us and modify agreement to your terms.
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WHAT WE DO / ITS NOT ROCKET SCIENCE
We are a creative arts publication based in Houston Texas USA. Our content is published online and in print. Rocketlight magazine focuses on mixed media art of professional and emerging quality. Our mission is to share artistic work with like minded people so they can learn, grow, and be inspired. We accept photography, illustrated art, and written work.
OWNER / WE NEED PERMISSION TO SHOW YOUR WORK
If you are not the original owner you must obtain consent. You also declare that if any items within your submission are copyrighted, you have sought and received permission to use those items for this purpose. As submitter you are responsible. Include your contributors. We are not responsible for misspelled names once submitted. Our publication is formatted to the standard US size 8.5 inches X 11 inches [Minimum of 260dpi 2550 pixels short edge]. If you have technical difficulties submitting on Kavyar.com you can email firstname.lastname@example.org via traditional or third party platforms—WeTransfer, DropBox, or Google Drive.
IMPORTANT PLEASE READ / PRINT & SHARE
Rocketlight Magazine will print your images/words/illustration via blurb.com on-demand platform and shares digitally online via website, facebook, behance, and instagram (owner or submitter of artwork can request discontinuance immediately). You reserve the right to contact us and rescind your image/words/illustration with the exception of publication. You can contact us at email@example.com
COMMERCIAL USE / WE WANT TO SELL OUR MAGAZINE AT COST WITHOUT MARKUP
Our magazine is distributed and printed on-demand via blurb.com at cost without markup. Production and social media marketing is financed on a voluntary basis and we do not reprint or sell individual submissions. Once an image is accepted to be published, it grants us permission to use your work in our next publication for one issue, and on www.rocketlightmag.com. Your imagery may be used to share what Rocketlight Magazine does and produces—we use Instagram, Behance, Facebook, and our website (rocketlightmag.com) to tell our story online. All work will be given credit. Remember you reserve the right to contact us and rescind digital use and future print—we cannot rescind prints that have been ordered or are in the process of printing.
MODIFICATIONS FOR PRINT OR ONLINE / FIT IN THE BOX
As a last resort we may modify your image to fit to our magazine size using industry standards and artistic interpretation.
YOU ARE WHO YOU ARE / YOU WOULD BE SURPRISED :)
You agree that your name, likeness and biographical material, including affiliations, may be used in connection with and promotion of the work(s). You hereby waive any right to any form of compensation, financial or otherwise, for the use of the work(s). You hereby waive any right to inspect or approve any copy that is used in connection with the work(s) and release and discharge Rocketlight, its affiliates and licensees, of the work(s) for the purposes described above, including any claims for libel, invasion of privacy or breach of copyright. You understand it is your responsibility to seek consent from a parent or guardian in the event the subject/person in my work is under 18 years of age. You are 18 years of age or older. You have read the foregoing and fully understand its contents.
By submitting to Rocketlight Magazine, you agree to the above terms and agreements.
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