Oregon Bowhunter Magazine

Official Publication of the Oregon Bow Hunters

OBH Magazine

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Copy Submission Deadline
December 1st January/February/March
March 1st April/May/June
June 1st July/August/September
September 1st October/November/December

Ad Rates

As of February 2013

Published quarterly and distributed by postal mail to members and associated archery shops in Oregon

Black & White
Full Page $300
Half Page $150
Quarter Page $ 75
Eigth Page $ 38
For Color please add 25%

Free Design of your Advertisement

Special Member Club Rates are 50% Paid in Advance.
For Club Rates Color is an Additional 50%.
Orders for one year, paid in advance receive a 15% Discount.

“Spotlight on the Pro’s”

A special one year (6 issues) business card ad for Member Archery Shops is $150 Paid in Advance. You get Feature Coverage in “SPOTLIGHT ON THE PRO’S.” This is a FULL PAGE, including how to find your shop and a biography on the owner in the first issue your ad appears in.

Corporate Sponsorship

We offer a corporate sponsorship for $500. This includes a 1/4 page B&W ad for one year, a booth at the annual convention, a prominent listing at the OBH website (with link to your website) and you are listed in the magazine as a corporate sponsor.
Our current subscription is approximately 800. Each printing is 1000 copies. The surplus is distributed by the board of directors to shops and clubs.

For Advertising and Editorial Information contact:

Oregon Bowhunter Magazine
Becky Wilson
(541) 910-8681
61471 Eagle Drive
La Grande, OR 97850

Oregon Bowhunter Mechanical Specifications

--Magazine Format
Paper: Newsprint
Colors Available for Ads: Black & White
Colors Available for Ads: Full Process Color (CMYK)
Printing: Web Press
Line Screen: 100 Line Screen (100 lpi)
Photo Resolution: 200 ppi @ 100% Image Size

--Ad Sizes
Note: No variations of advertising sizes are available other than those listed.
1/8 Page Ad - 3.625" wide X 2.25" tall
1/4 Page Ad - 3.625" wide X 4.75" tall
1/4 Page Horizontal Ad - 7.5" wide X 2.25" tall
1/2 Page Ad - 7.5" wide X 4.75" tall
1/2 Page Vertical Ad - 3.625" wide X 9.75" tall
Full Page Ad - 7.5" wide X 9.75" tall

--Electronic Information
The Oregon Bowhunter is composed using a Macintosh computer and QuarkXPress 4.1 software. In addition, we use FreeHand 5.5, Illustrator 5.0, and Photoshop 5.5 for graphic, line art, and photographic purposes. If you are sending a file to be used in the development of an advertisement or magazine article, please be sure to send the proper compatible file format. Ask if you are not sure! Files of advertisements may be sent on 3.5" floppy disk, 44MB SyQuest disk, 100MB Zip disk, and CD-ROM disc. If you wish to email specific graphics for the publication, please be sure to check with your magazine representative for the correct email address and/or format.

--Picture Format
Most digital formats are accepted, *.tif, *.jpg, *.bmp, *.eps
Also regular photographs can be submitted for scanning. In most cases your pictures will not be returned, so please send copies.


The Rules
All contributors must be members of OBH at the time of submission of their photo or article. One entry will be provided for each photo or article published. Decisions on publishing are the sole responsibility of the Editor.

The Guidelines
As of January, 2001, we accept all manuscripts submitted by members of the Oregon Bow Hunter's Association including stories about bow hunting in Oregon or other states if it is about members of OBH and their hunting experiences.

We will accept stories from other sources including "How To" or hunting adventures but we do not have a budget to compensate authors for their efforts. They must be satisfied with our heartfelt gratitude.

Submissions must be typewritten, single-spaced in a 12 point font or larger. Preferred method of submissions is electronic by floppy disk or e-mail in Word for Windows 98. Some other formats can be accepted as long as they are in DOS. Articles should be from 500 to 750 words. Letters to the editor are limited to 250 words. Poems and/or other brief informational texts should be less than 500 words.

Photographs must be 3"x4" or larger, clear and crisp. Slides cannot be accepted. Photos will not be returned unless accompanied by a Self Addressed Stamped Envelope (SASE). All submissions should include a brief biography of the author.

2015 Title Corporate Sponsor

Sportsmans Warehouse

Corporate Sponsors

Click on any logo for a link to their website.
Spot Hog Spot Hog Les Schwab HECS Cabelas