Ocean Geographic focuses on getting to know who’s who in the sea, allowing readers to appreciate the complexity of the oceanic life that make up the vast biospheres. Our stories provide a better understanding of environmental influences and climatic conditions that make our water planet a hospitable place.
Ocean Geographic promotes awareness, beauty and the importance of preserving the health of our ocean environment through the latest scientific knowledge, illustrated by the imagery by the world’s leading underwater artists and photographers.
Ocean Geographic also looks at cultures which have historically been dependent on the sea. Ocean Geographic celebrates the splendor of the seas and indulges into the finer art of an oceanic lifestyle.
|Ocean Watch||Small features (up to 800 words) on latest research and news.|
|Nautilus Windows||Thematic portfolios of fine art and photographic images.|
|Essays||1500 - 3000 words story on any ocean area related topics: conservation, science, natural or personal experience. We will also consider stories focus conservation or natural history about terrestrial wildlife or nature reserve.|
|Sojourn||Short essays of 500 words that focus on behind the scene adventures of our contributors on assignment, eco adventure, ocean lifestyle, nature reserves & marine parks, unique discoveries and adventures.|
|Captures||Features on scientific research and underwater imaging techniques and equipment.|
We're always eager to hear your ideas! However, to ensure that your article topic has not previously been covered in Ocean Geographic, please take the time to search our archives at www.oceangeographic.org before submitting.
Imagery Portfolio Submission
Preference for a thematic submission; send us a 25 images and please provide 500 words brief about the portfolio.
Rates and Rights
Unless a prior agreement is reached between the editors of Ocean Geographic and an individual or a story is commissioned, we ask authors and photographers to submit an article or portfolio concept on speculation. We must be advised if a story has been previously published in any form. Rates will be advised upon acceptance of the article for publication. We may also request electronic rights.