We encourage your mermaid related submissions (open to all) and look forward to seeing your creativity. After the submissions are received, the Fins team will review for inclusion in the magazine.
WHEN can I submit my content?
Submissions are always open. Submissions do reset after the closing date for each issue. To be considered for each issue, have your submission in by:
Fall 2021: August 20, 2021
Winter 2021: Nov 21, 2021
Spring 2022: February
Summer 2022: Winter 202
WHAT can I submit?
Fins encourages submissions from everyone! This mermaid world is huge and it is impossible to keep track of it all. We are accepting submissions of images and/or written content. These are the sections taking open submissions:
Flaunt Your Fins Submissions - Please include a 200 word biography on you and/your mersona. Open to any individual mermaids that enjoy it as enthusiasts, professionals, performers, freedivers and more!
Fins Family Submissions
Please share 500 words or less describing your Fins family, their mermaid related -activities, programs/support, benefits, events you participate in and/or things you look forward to doing. Families include merpods, parents, children, siblings, cousins, and any other mer-families.
>Include 4-12 high resolution (300+dpi) images without watermarks.
>Images are from the same set and photographer are encouraged.
>Pictures taken from a cell phone will not be accepted.
>Due to our processes and layout
>Include your articles for mermaid-related content, such as inspirational stories, DIY content, events, conventions....we want to hear from you!!
Due to our processes and layoutspace, we do not notify those selected before releasing the issue. If you have submitted before, you will need to resubmit as 80% of submissions fall out because they are not high resolution!