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Ok, I need some phone numbers that I am having trouble pinning down for the following publications:

Village Voice: photo desk, Staci Schwartz:????
Stern Magazine: either their photo desk or one of the freelance "gatekeepers" that promoto story ideas to them
NY Times Magazine:  magazine or the picture desk.
Foreign Policy: their website is down today, so I cant get the number there.
Mens Journal: photo or story editor
Newsweek.

Any help would be appreciated.

by Jon Anderson at 2006-01-27 12:16:27 UTC (ed. Mar 12 2008 ) Santo Domingo , Dominican Republic | Bookmark | | Report spam→

Jon: you can write my friend Sergie Maximishin (World Press Photo Award Winner in 2005)…he often publishes with Stern…..Sergie is also a friend of mine and he is a member here (often silent)…you can write him at photo@maximishin.com.  or send him a PM here….you can find him on my contact list…write him an email, tell  him ;you are a friend of mine and a fellow LS member, and he’ll write you . He will be able to help you with Stern magazine…….cheers, bob

by [former member] | 27 Jan 2006 13:01 (ed. Jan 27 2006) | Toronto, Canada | | Report spam→
hi Jon
I’ve sent an e-mail to this Staci Schwartz guy  like two weeks ago, but no response yet.
Staci posted a note to here, http://www.lightstalkers.org/village-voice-photo-stories, take a look.
Best;


by [former member] | 27 Jan 2006 14:01 | Toronto, Canada | | Report spam→
Picture desk  at Stern is – (0 40) 37 03-44 39, Staci schwartz had a message up on lightstalkers a short while ago so try emailing her. good luck

by Colin Pantall | 27 Jan 2006 14:01 | Bath, United Kingdom | | Report spam→
Jon

Try contacting Dagmar Seeland at Stern in the UK …she is likely to have most contacts.  sternuk@dial.pipex.com

by [former member] | 27 Jan 2006 14:01 | London, United Kingdom | | Report spam→
Hi Ali, yes I saw it and wanted to follow up with phone call.  Remember these editors are busy busy busy, and I am certain that Staci (a woman btw) has her hands full.  My policy so far has been to send editors the story pitch with a pdf file, and then follow up with a  phone call to check on the progress and see if they are interested.  This way one is not too importunate, you give them some time to look things over, but you also push a little, gently.  You would think that if they were interested you wouldnt have to call — they would call you.  And they do.  But that is not always the case.  They have competing demands, and sometimes more pressing matters crowd out a good story proposal that might, somewhere down the line, be acted on.  So you have to remind them that you are there and explore the possibility of collaborating in the near future..  And then, if you get a definite no, you can just scratch them off the list and move to the next candidate.  Seems a fair enough way to do things.  ANyway, I am not in NYC so I have to do this stuff by long distance.

Thanks Mark, Colin — I just saw your posts as this one went to "press".


by Jon Anderson | 27 Jan 2006 14:01 (ed. Jan 27 2006) | Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic | | Report spam→
Jon,
NYT Magazine
Kathy Ryan Photo Editor
Portfolio dropoff: Clinton Cargill. Phone 212.556.7434

Newsweek
Michelle Molloy 212.445.5228
michelle.mooloy@newsweek.com


by [former member] | 28 Jan 2006 10:01 (ed. Jan 28 2006) | Brooklyn, New York, United States | | Report spam→

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