Call for Submissions: Travel by Handstand's "The Shot"

As the photo editor of the Travel by Handstand app, I'm excited to announce that we are currently accepting submissions for “The Shot.” Travel by Handstand, a new travel magazine app for the iPad that was chosen as a “Must Download” by BBC Travel, is looking for stunning photos that capture a moment from your adventures around the world. Deadline is August 31, 2012. The photo selected will be published in the September edition of “The Shot,” an ongoing feature spotlighting the best in travel photography, and will receive a check for $100.

To have your image considered, please post it to twitter and tag @travelbyhst or to our wall on Facebook - - along with a detailed caption. The editors of Travel by Handstand will review all entries and choose one image to feature in the September edition of “The Shot.” If selected, we will contact you via private message with payment and contract details.

Download the free app to learn more about Travel by Handstand.


Fine print By submitting your image to Travel by Handstand, you warrant that the picture was made by you, that it was not digitally composited and that no people or property rights were infringed upon. You must be over 18.

Not all photographers contacted will end up having their image published.

Photographers chosen to have their work published will be required to sign a licensing agreement granting Handstand, Inc. the non-exclusive right to publish the image in all media for 6 months, and then archive the image for 5 years.

Photographers will be paid $100 within 30 days of Handstand receiving the signed agreement.