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Readers with an interest in Kentucky have submitted hundreds of stories, photos, and other features to make The Kentucky Explorer the success it is. The pages of the magazine are filled with genealogy, history, and folklore, much contributed by readers.
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How to upload your files
After a story has been approved for publication, we MUST have the following items in-house
before the story will be scheduled for publication:
1. The completed story
2. Accompanying story photos
3. Descriptions of the photos
4. Photo credits (name of the photographer and/or institution furnishing the photographs)
5.) We accept PDF, RTF, DOC, DOCX, OR TXT files
Some of the best stories are made even better by the photos that are submitted with them. The Kentucky Explorer magazine accepts photographs for consideration as covers as well as photos accompanying stories submitted for publication.
All photos should include a description of the subject matter (names, dates, locations, activities) for captions. They should have the photographer(s) name attached to each photo. If the photo is being loaned by an organization or individual, please list the names so proper credit can be given. Either print or digital copies are acceptable.
• All digital images must be at least 300 dpi and 8″ x 10″
• Prints must be a minimum of 4″ x 6″
• We accept high resolution JPG or TIFF images