Yoga Teachers Wanted!
Have you ever wanted to be featured in a news cast or be a journalist? We are looking for self motivated Yoga Teachers and Yoga Students to be journalists for an exciting new website all about Yoga News! This is an opportunity for the right person to make money, gain local and possibly national exposure and to spread Yoga to new people who have never stepped onto a yoga mat. If you would like to participate please submit 2 brief high definition 5 minute videos with 1 high quality pictures and a short written essay.
About the company:
Yoga 4 Every Body
Mission to encourage new people to start practicing Yoga and to spread stories that inspire and encourage helping others and making the world a better place.
This is a collaborative community news website brought to the world by people like you, regular Yoga Teachers and Yoga Students. Submit 2 short news type videos, a photo, and a brief essay for a chance to be showcased locally and nationally and a chance to win $300 if your submission is used.
If your submission of Videos, Photos, and essay are accepted you will be paid a $300 flat rate, and have the opportunity to become a future Yoga News Correspondent. In order to qualify please submit 2 high definition separate videos 3-5 minutes long each, 1 high definition photo and a short written essay about your Yoga News video.
Videos must have superior sound quality, and be taken in 1080x720p. Please send .wmv or .mp4 files. GoPro Cameras and high quality Cell Phone Cameras will work. Videos should include Yoga Action Practicing or Teaching, News type of interview (you can be the subject or you can interview someone else), and please try to include something captivating. Please submit 2 videos, we will edit them together, 1 action video, 1 of you reporting with an interesting backdrop or the subject as your backdrop.
Please submit 1 picture with your video and written submission. Take pictures of your subjects and your live action scenes and submit them with the video. High Quality images are needed without any watermarks or photographer marks (we will credit you for your submission on all instances of your photo use). Please submit all photos as either .jpg or .gif or .png and in Portrait, Landscape, or Square shapes at least 900x600 or 600x900 pixels or 600x600
Photoshop is not allowed. Please do not photoshop any of your images.
Paintings and drawings are also accepted, but must be very high quality to be used.
Each Submission must consist a high quality images that relate to the article, take these pictures yourself or ask for referral photographers in your area if you need help with pictures.
Written Article Section
Please include Headline, Subheader or Tagline Sentence, and your article.
Submit a written report of your video news story. 500-1000 word news article. Listed below are a few topics we like, but we review all submissions and encourage writers to come up with their own Yoga News topics.
Submitters will be paid a $300 flat rate if your material is used, along with exposure on a new growing website with local and national reach, and the opportunity to be future journalists for an exciting new website all about Yoga News!
Possible Inspiration and Video Interview questions:
Is Yoga for everybody?
Making the world a better place through Yoga: Yogathon for cancer, stories about yoga helping make the world a better place (yoga studios, individual yogis, and companies that are making a difference in the world). Also by writing stories about them we are spreading their work and there messages and hope to encourage similar work by others and get donations for causes we support.
What are you practicing and working on personally when you do Yoga alone?
What were you doing before starting Yoga? Sports background or work background or what brought you to yoga?
Do you have any advice for new students?
What inspires you?
What message would you like to tell our viewers?
Also include a personal bio, a headshot or photo you would like us to use to identify you, and any links to your own websites, any yoga studios where you teach, and instagram facebook, or twitter accounts and we will put all of these into the footer of your submission if you are published. Payments for work submitted will be sent to you within 1 week of submission being published.
Please get written authorization from any and all sources used in your stories and submit copies of written authorization forms.