Category: Modeling

7 Reasons You Weren’t Hired for the Model Casting.

Why wasn’t I picked for the casting? We all know how disappointing it is to not get picked for a job you were hoping to book! Rest assured, “it’s not you.” Or it probably wasn’t you. 7 reasons you weren’t hired for the model casting.  You just don’t have the right look. It’s simply that. The client has a veryy specific look… Read more →

Test Shoot Wardrobe for Models

If you are providing your own wardrobe for a photoshoot… Know that something that looks good in person, may not translate as well in photos. As a rule of thumb, simpler is better. Test shoots are easiest to provide wardrobe for. This is just a simple portfolio shoot with not specific concept. There may be some play on lighting/androgyny and some basic conceptual ideas,… Read more →

Do Modeling Agencies like Natural Photos?

Do Modeling Agencies like Natural Photos? Someone asked this question, and, though the question yields similar answers that are contained in my model polaroid post, it can be approached in a slightly different manner. This question can be answered in two parts. Polaroids, and portfolio. If you’re looking to be signed, these are some good things to keep in mind whether you… Read more →

Pros and Cons of Being an Agency Model

This post requires no prelude. However, this is the opinion of several experienced models and not just myself. We are all in agreement. Here are some pros and cons of being an agency represented model.  10 PROS of Being an Agency Represented Model: You are, or should be, constantly busy with castings, test shoots, and jobs. You can make great connections… Read more →