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H&S Publishing, LLC
Call for Entries for 2008 Kauai Magazine Cover Photo Contest
Kauai, Hawaii, October 29, 2007 - Kauai Magazine, the magazine of the Garden Island of Kauai, announces a "Call for Entries" for its 2008 Kauai Magazine Cover Photo Contest. Cover photographers and artists (both professional and amateur) are invited to submit photographs and fine art images for possible use as 2008 magazine covers.
Contestants may submit as many/as few shots for each cover as they wish, and for any/all editions. However, each cover image should be representative of one of these six magazine Edition Themes:
1. Kauai Cuisine
2. Kauai Activities
3. Kauai Romance, Weddings & Honeymoons
4. Kauai Fashion
5. Hawaiian Culture on Kauai
6. Kauai Shopping & Gifts
Submitted photographs/images should emphasize the natural beauty of Kauai consistent with an Edition Theme. For sample past covers, visit www.kauaimagazine.com.
The winning photographer/artist receives the following benefits:
1. Front Cover Placement on the appropriate edition of Kauai Magazine.
2. Recognition in Table of Contents/Masthead in the same issue for which the winning cover image is used.
3. Free 1/4-page ad in the same issue for which the winning cover image is used, a $590 value.
4. Inclusion in the online edition of Kauai Magazine at www.kauaimagazine.com.
5. Free poster of the front cover of Kauai Magazine on which the winning image appears.
Format/Specifications: Only low resolution images (file size no greater than 90k) in standard digital format (.jpg, .pdf, etc.) should be submitted. A high-resolution, print-quality version must be available for each image selected for print.
Submission deadline: December 31, 2007.
Submission address: Email only low resolution (no greater than 90k file size) images to firstname.lastname@example.org .
About Kauai Magazine & H&S Publishing, LLC
H&S Publishing, LLC, founded in 1985, is a Hawaii-based, privately-held technology and media company located on the island of Kauai, Hawaii. H&S Publishing, LLC produces Internet and print products/services primarily focused on the pre-arrival travel and tourism marketplace. The company's high-traffic volume travel websites are Best Places on Earth and Best Places Hawaii.
Kauai Magazine, published since 1980, reflects the beauty, culture, and people of the Garden Island of Kauai, Hawaii. With the unparalleled natural beauty of the island as its backdrop, Kauai Magazine portrays the people, heart and soul, unique cultures, and things to see and do on the Garden Island. Kauai Magazine is published by H&S Publishing 6 times per year with an annual audience of 1.1 million readers.
In addition to Kauai Magazine, H&S publishes the Hawaii Data Book & Newcomers Guide Series, Kauai Real Estate Magazine, maps, and print-on-demand books. Access to all websites and to online versions of the magazines is available through the company's portal site Hawaii Gateway, located at www.hawaiigateway.com.
The company's Destination Marketing System, a proprietary Internet marketing program, generates leads from pre-qualified vacationers and delivers them to affiliated clients on a commission-free, high margin, direct-to-consumer, retail basis.
The company's clients include major travel companies, such as Hyatt, Marriott, Hawaiian Airlines, Starwood (Sheraton), Aloha Airlines, ResortQuest Hotels and Resorts, Pleasant Holidays/Pleasant Hawaiian, United Vacations, Coldwell Banker, Century 21, RE/Max, and others. The State of Hawaii has designated Best Places On Earth a "qualified high technology business," making the company and its investors eligible for investment tax credits and other tax benefits.
Best Places Hawaii has placed as one of "Hawaii's Fastest 50" growth companies per Pacific Business News (American City Business Journals), PricewaterhouseCoopers, and First Hawaiian Bank in these sponsors' annual ranking for 2002, 2003, 2004, and 2005.
Visit www.hawaiigateway.com. for more information about and access to H&S Publishing, LLC and Best Places Hawaii's products and services.
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