Tag: Freelance model

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 →

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 →

How to Get Paid: Filing Small Claims

Small Claims Court There is something that needs to be said about Small Claims. Small Claims is easy. Models and freelancers generally have an income that is dependent not on one, but many various, possibly unreliable, sources. You need to know that if someone owes you money, there are safe and easy ways to go about getting it.  If you… Read more →

Model Mayhem 101: Casting Calls and Collaborating

So, you’ve signed up for Model Mayhem (MM) and you’ve been approved. Now it’s time to start networking. There are two main forms of networking on Model Mayhem and these are straight up, “Hey, do you want to shoot?” and casting calls. How to Set Up a Collaboration on Model Mayhem Searching for connections on MM is pretty simple and… Read more →