What is 125?
125 is a publishing company specializing in photography and fine art photographic print sales.
Our key product is 125 Magazine.
What is 125 Magazine?
125 Magazine is a photographic showcase and print sales gallery.
How often is 125 published?
Twice a year. March and September.
Why is it called 125?
It's our favourite shutter speed.
Where can I buy 125?
125 is available in all good book and magazine shops in 20 countries.
Where does the work that you feature come from?
From all over the world. We just set a theme and people send us their work.
Who decides which work is published?
The 4 directors of 125 operate as a selection panel. The day after the contributions deadline has passed, we sit down and go through all of the work and select the best stories.
Can anyone contribute to 125?
Yes, anyone with an imagination can contribute.
Where do I find out about the theme of the next issue?
On this website, in the contributions
So I look at the theme of the next issue and do a shoot based on it?
That's it. As loosely or as literally connected to the theme as you like.
Will I get paid if my work is accepted?
No, but if you are accepted your work will be seen by thousands of potential clients all over the world.
How will I know if my work has been accepted?
125 will phone or email you with our decision.
Are the images in 125 for sale?
Many are. If you browse our print sales
area, you can choose to view images for sale only.
Do the photographers benefit from print sales?
Yes. 125 acts as a traditional gallery and profits are split between photographer and gallery.
What is image syndication?
This is an industry term for image licensing where a specific shot is bought by advertisers for a limited time period to promote a product/event etc.