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Kotsu Shimbun “West Japan Timetable” x “Railroad Exclusive” SNS “Railil” Collaborative Project Timetable Cover Photo Campaign Opens!

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Kotsu Shimbun “West Japan Timetable” x “Railroad Exclusive” SNS “Railil” Collaborative Project Timetable Cover Photo Campaign Opens! Post railway photos to the app with hashtags! Your work will decorate the cover.
In the “West Japan Timetable” published by Kotsu Shimbun Co., Ltd. (Headquarters: Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo / President Kamichi Ito), the “railway-only” SNS app “Railil” operated by JR West Innovations Co., Ltd. As a collaboration project with ”, we will carry out a cover photo public recruitment campaign.
With the release of the Android version of the app, why not share your railroad photos with the ever-expanding Railil community? We are waiting for your masterpiece!
[Image 1:×800.jpg] Western Japan Timetable Cover Photo Public Contest Campaign
[Recruitment overview]
Recruitment month issue: West Japan timetable Autumn 2023 issue (Scheduled to be released on September 20, 2023)
Recruitment contents: Things that make the vehicle easy to understand, things that can feel the seasonality of the planned issue (autumn issue)
(Limited to photos taken by yourself within the past 5 years (after August 2018) in the area listed in “West Japan Timetable”)
Eligibility: Professional or amateur (User registration with Railil is required) Recruitment period: June 20, 2023 (Tuesday) to July 17, 2023 (Monday) 23:59 【Application method】
Post on Railil with the hashtag “#West Japan Timetable 23 Autumn” Selected from the submitted works by the Railil management office and the “Western Japan Timetable” editorial department.
Only those who have been hired will be contacted individually by the “Railil” management office. (scheduled for early August)
If it is used for the cover photo, please provide image data (JPEG format, 1600px x 1600px or more) and shooting information (eg April 2023, Sanyo Main Line Suma-Shioya). It may be trimmed to fit the posted size (approximately 100mm long x 100mm wide). Your name or username will be published in the magazine.
Submitted photos may be introduced on Kotsu Shimbun’s other media, Railil’s official Twitter, etc. note that.
[Special prize (1 person)]
・Adopted for the cover photo of “West Japan Time Table Autumn 2023” ・Gift of sample magazine and color calibration paper for “West Japan Time Table Autumn 2023”
Works shot in dangerous or off-limits areas will not be accepted. Applicants will be deemed to have obtained consent regarding portrait rights, copyrights, etc. of subjects such as people on their own responsibility. In the unlikely event that a problem occurs, we will not take any responsibility.
We cannot respond to inquiries or requests regarding acceptance or rejection. Please note.
The campaign may be changed or canceled without notice due to unavoidable circumstances.
About West Japan timetable
Contact: Kotsu Shimbun West Japan Branch Office Timetable Editing Section Contact:
Inquiry hours: Weekdays 10:00-17:00
Regarding the “railroad-only” SNS app “Railil” and the cover photo public offering campaign
Contact: JR West Innovations Railil Management Office
Inquiry response time: Weekdays 10: 00-17: 45 * Inquiries received on Saturdays, Sundays, and holidays will be answered after the next business day.
・Download page iOS version ・ Download page Android version ・Special website:
・ Official Twitter:
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*Android, Google Play and the Google Play logo are trademarks or registered trademarks of Google LLC.
*QR code is a registered trademark of DENSO WAVE INCORPORATED. About “Western Japan Timetable”
[Image 2:×800.jpg] This is the only timetable that includes all stations and trains in the Osaka suburbs. The main lines in the suburbs of Osaka are divided into “weekdays” and “Saturdays and holidays”, and the premises maps of the main stations are also included. In addition, all JR trains in the Tokaido, Sanyo, Kyushu, Hokuriku, Joetsu Shinkansen and Kansai, Chugoku, Shikoku, and Hokuriku areas are posted. This is a very convenient timetable for traveling to and from Kansai.
・B6 variant format (vertical 180mm x horizontal 99mm)
・Quarterly Issued four times a year (June, September, November, February) ・ List price 748 yen (tax included)
・ Sold at bookstores nationwide, station stores (Seven-Eleven Heart In), EC sites (Amazon), etc.
About “railroad-only” SNS “Railil”
[Image 3:×1350.png] “Railway-only” SNS “Railil” is a free “railway-only” SNS app provided by the JR West Group. The world of railways that you can enter with just one tap from your smartphone anytime, anywhere. There is a community that you can meet because it is Railil!
The points are a photo / video posting function that allows you to share your special railway photos and memories of your trip, and a railway column that allows you to check information from your ears about railways. In addition, we are holding a lottery, photo contest, and limited event planning where you can win luxury railway goods! With the release of the Android version, Railil’s circle is expanding. Share and enjoy your railway hobby with the in-app community! *The Android version has some unsupported functions at this time. Functions will be added sequentially.
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