American Society of Magazine Editors

8 Photography

This category honors overall excellence in print magazine photography. The category recognizes the use of photography, including photo-illustration, to fulfill the editorial mission of the magazine. Judges will evaluate entries based on the quality and consistency of the photography; on its ambition and originality; and on the inventiveness and skill with which photography, including photo research, are used throughout the magazine to inform and entertain readers. An entry consists of three print issues of the magazine.

Rules and Eligibility for Categories 7–10: Any eligible magazine published in print may submit one entry in Design and Photography and two entries in Single-Topic Issue and Magazine Section. Entries in Design and Photography may include one issue dated December 2014/January 2015. Content entered in Design and Photography can also be submitted in other categories. Entries in Single-Topic Issue may be dated December 2014/January 2015; entries in Magazine Section may include one article dated January 2015. Content entered in Single-Topic Issue and Magazine Section cannot be submitted in other categories except as part of an entry in the categories listed in section 7 on page 3. WHAT TO SUBMIT: (1) four copies of each print issue that is part of or contains a part of the entry and (2) a CD or DVD containing PDFs of each issue (advertisements need not be included).