The magazine caters to discriminating bird shooters and connoisseurs of fine shotguns. It publishes nonfiction, humor and photo essays. Features range 1,500 to 2,500 words. Payment, typically upon acceptance, is for first North American serial rights to manuscripts. Contact editorial offices for rates. Query first and provide photo support, if available. Contact email@example.com. For complete guidelines, visit www.shootingsportsman.com and click “About Us” link.