Guest Gallery Photo
Updated May 2013
The TWAN Guest Gallery is a very popular free service provided by TWAN. We want
to see your Earthly world at night through your camera
and share it with our many visitors from around the globe!
We are looking for the best photos from your part of the world, where we can see
your unique nighttime celestial sky above scenic, natural, cultural, or historic Earthly landscapes.
Visit our Education Page for creating
TWAN-style imagery and to see examples of
Guest Gallery photos that we like to see.
The following details are important for the publication of your photo submission. Please follow these
instructions completely and provide as much of this
information as possible in your initial email to us.
Please AVOID using ALL UPPER CASE text in your information and send us
no more than two photos of the same foreground subject.
In sending submissions to TWAN you are obliged to be the author and copyright owner
of the image(s) submitted.
Details (copy and paste this list into your email):
Photographer's web site:
Photographer's email address:
May we link to your email address? (yes/no)
Name(s) of the photographer(s):
Suggested title for the photo:
Date the photo was taken (year/month/day):
Location and country where the photo was taken:
Brief description of what appears in the photo:
Web site(s) relating to the foreground subject:
Attach to your email a 1000 pixels wide or tall JPG photo file
with minimal JPG compression. You can submit panoramic photos
that are more than 1200 pixels wide or tall and we will re-size
them appropriately. Please do not include a watermark logo, name text, or photo border. Rest assured that the
photographer's name(s) will be added to the photo, just as we have done throughout the
Please give your photo file(s) a unique identifying name other than 1.jpg, 2.jpg, etc., and
submit your latest images using new emails (not through replys or
forwards to previous emails).
If you have a VR (virtual reality) or time-lapse video of a scene that is in the
style of TWAN then
please submit a representative photo of the video/VR with a web site URL to the video/VR itself.
The photo should be taken from the actual video/VR, and we prefer it to be at least
900 pixels wide or tall.
Please note that the information you provide may be edited, and that it may be several weeks before we have
the chance to process your photo submission. Your patience and understanding is appreciated! We encourage
you to send us your very best unique work but please do not feel discouraged if your work is not selected
this time around.
Before submitting your photo(s) you should first have a look at some examples of
Gallery images that meet the criteria for TWAN-style photos.
Email your submission to firstname.lastname@example.org