EDITORIAL RATES/OFFER TERMS

Imagista brings tremendous value to our subjects and our readers. Our mission is to create and publish the best quality and most share-worthy content available.

FEATURE STORIES
Feature stories at Imagista include an original photoshoot by an Imagista approved photographer and team as well a indepth interview and/or Q&A.

A feature story will be the main story on our site for at least one week after publication.
Feature story subjects have typically 1/2 million to 3 million followers on Instagram.

Feature Story Photoshoots
The publishing fee for feature stories is $375 and must be paid in advance before the photoshoot. Payment can be made by Venmo or by Credit Card (subject to a 5% fee). The publishing fee does not cover any of the photoshoot fee. This modest fee simply helps us to offset our hard costs of running Imagista.

For feature stories Imagista will typcially publish anywhere from 6 to 12 photos of the subject with typically 3 – 6 styling changes. 

Photoshoots take anywhere from 3 -10 hours depending on the concept, subject matter, and location. 

We endeavor to work as colloboratively as possible. Most photographers (but not all) will produce a mood board for the photoshoot. We also work collaboratively when selecting stylists, hair, make up, groomers and other team members.

Photographers, stylists, hair dressers, makeup artists, etc are not financially compensated by Imagista. They are paid in credit only, on our website and in Instagram posts.

Photographs remain the property of the photographer and each photographer retains the rights to his/her images.

Please note: Imagista does not provide transportation to and from photoshoots.

Social Media Guidlelines
Our expectation is that our subjects love their feature story and that it is in their best interest to promote their story over their social media channels. We will provide some suggestions prior to the photoshoot and after publication but we are not mandating and exact social media protocol at the moment.

“ON THE EDGE” STORIES
“On The Edge” stories at Imagista include an original photoshoot by an Imagista approved photographer and team as well as a Q&A.

“On The Edge” stories will appear for 1-5 days as the featured story and then live in the “On The Edge” section of Imagista.“On The Edge” stories subjects typically have less than 1/2 million followers. “On The Edge” subjects are normally up and coming subjects who we love but don’t have the mass of followers of our feature story or magazine cover story subjects.

“On The Edge” subjects get the full social media treatment, including posts to Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter.

“On The Edge” Photoshoots
The publishing fee for feature stories is $250 and must be paid in advance before the photoshoot. Payment can be made by Venmo or by Credit Card (subject to a 5% fee). The publishing fee does not cover any of the photoshoot fee. This modest fee simply helps us to offset our hard costs of running Imagista.

For “On The Edge” stories Imagista will typcially publish anywhere from 4 to 8 photos of the subject with typically 2 – 4 styling changes. 

Photoshoots take anywhere from 1.5 -4 hours depending on the concept, subject matter, and location. 

We endeavor to work as colloboratively as possible. Most photographers (but not all) will produce a mood board for the photoshoot. We also work collaboratively when selecting stylists, hair, make up, groomers and other team members.

Photographers, stylists, hair dressers, makeup artists, etc are not financially compensated by Imagista. They are paid in credit only, on our website and in Instagram posts.

Photographs remain the property of the photographer and each photographer retains the rights to his/her images.

Please note: Imagista does not provide transportation to and from photoshoots.

Social Media Guidlelines
Our expectation is that our subjects love their feature story and that it is in their best interest to promote their story over their social media channels. We will provide some suggestions prior to the photoshoot and after publication but we are not mandating and exact social media protocol at the momment.

 

 

DIGITAL COVER STORIES

A digtial cover story at Imagista is much like a feature story except that it also includes a separate Digital Magazine Style Cover as well as the web cover.

The shoot includes an original photoshoot by an Imagista approved photographer with a strong emphasis on powerful and iconic imagery. The shoot is accomanied by an indepth interview that takes place in person, over the phone or even as a video interview.

Digital Covers are reserved for subjects with at least 5 million followers or more. The only exception to this rule is for subjects who have true icon status or are the lead in acclaimed film or (Netflix, HBO type) series.

A feature story will be the main story on our site for at least one week after publication.

*There is no publication fee for Digital Cover Feature Stories.

Digital Cover Story Photoshoots
Photoshoots take anywhere from 4 – 10 hours depending on the concept, subject matter, and location. 

We endeavor to work as colloboratively as possible. Most photographers (but not all) will produce a mood board for the photoshoot. We also work collaboratively when selecting stylists, hair, make up, groomers and other team members.

Photographers, stylists, hair dressers, makeup artists, etc are not financially compensated by Imagista. They are paid in credit only, on our website and in Instagram posts.

Photographs remain the property of the photographer and each photographer retains the rights to his/her images.

Please note: Imagista does not provide transportation to and from photoshoots.

Social Media Guidlelines
Our expectation is that our subjects love their feature story and that it is in their best interest to promote their story over their social media channels. We will provide some suggestions prior to the photoshoot and after publication but we are not mandating and exact social media protocol at the momemnt.

 

 

 

PRINT & DIGITAL COVER STORIES

A print cover story at Imagista is reserved for subjects with at least 20 million followers. Imagista will produce a limited edition, special concept, printed version of the subjects cover and story. The print issues will be made available for purchase on our website and in select specialty book/magazine stores globally.

The launch of the print issue may also coincide with a magazine signing event or launch party. Details will be discussed on a case by case basis.

The shoot includes an original photoshoot by an Imagista approved photographer with a strong emphasis on powerful and iconic imagery. The shoot is accomanied by an indepth interview that takes place in person, over the phone or even as a video interview.

*There is no publication fee for Digital Cover Feature Stories.

Print and Digital Cover Story Photoshoots
Photoshoots take anywhere from 4 – 10 hours depending on the concept, subject matter, and location. 

We endeavor to work as colloboratively as possible. Most photographers (but not all) will produce a mood board for the photoshoot. We also work collaboratively when selecting stylists, hair, make up, groomers and other team members.

Photographers, stylists, hair dressers, makeup artists, etc are not financially compensated by Imagista. They are paid in credit only, on our website and in Instagram posts.

Photographs remain the property of the photographer and each photographer retains the rights to his/her images.

Please note: Imagista does not provide transportation to and from photoshoots.

Social Media Guidlelines
Because of the endormous resources that get poured into print editions it is our expectation that the subject posts their cover on all of their social media outlets and tags all personal and brand credits associated with the shoot.
Details, however, will be discussed on a case by case basis.