How Old To Be A Model? How old is too old To Model?

Many people ask me, “Jonah, do you happen to know how old I would need to be if I wanted to start modeling today?”  And I always reply exactly like this, “why yes, yes I do, and if you will let me, I would love to write a short blog about it.”  Now, in case…

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Modeling… Where to Start?

Modeling can be a lucrative and entertaining lifestyle that most of the world will only see but not experience.  You have now decided to give modeling a try and can’t wait to get started.  But aside from all this new excitement, the question of where should I start, stills lingers.  Say you have a friend who…

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Why Do Models Have To Be Tall?

So why do models have to be tall?  I mean, Why don’t we see many shorter models?  There are a couple of significant reasons for this.  The truth is, models are needed in all shapes and sizes, but the one thing that they will all likely share is that they will be somewhat tall.  Of course this…

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Are all Models Expected to get Naked?

Some models have no problem with nude photo shoots.  Other models hope they are never confronted with the idea.  To make matters worse, there are dishonest photographers out there who will push inexperienced models to the edge until they have already gone farther than they are comfortable with.  Models should always think for themselves and…

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Becoming A Male Model – 5 Expert Tips for Male Models

Becoming A Male Model, 5 professional tips by male model Jonah Levi Taylor. Most fashion and modeling websites are predominately geared toward giving advice and information to women, with only snippets of information geared towards men.  This is partially because men don’t have to deal with some of the exaggerated standards and measurements that women…

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Modeling Advice – Every model should find one of these.

Most established models can trace their journey back to a person, or persons, who helped them in some way, shape, or form.  Most models admit that early on in their career, they had a mentor.  A person who they trusted and accepted guidance from.  In my mind, this is one of the greatest tools a…

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What’s a Travel Visa? and Why do International Models need them?

Hopefully at some point in your modeling career you get the chance to travel.  Modeling in America is great all in itself, but getting the added benefit of exploring the world while modeling, is a whole other story.  Almost everyone likes to travel and it is the traveling experience as well as the modeling experience…

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Characteristics of an International Model!

What does it take to be an international model?  Is it any different from being a model within your own country?  The truth is, it does take a pretty specific body type for both male and female to be successful at this level.  Of course there are always exceptions to the rule, but here is…

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What Are Comp Cards and Why Do Models Need Them?

Comp cards are essential to a model’s career.  Without them, a model will look unprofessional and inexperienced.  Likewise, strong comp cards are a model’s ticket to booking jobs and leaving a lasting impression.  This is how clients and agencies will remember them, i.e. How they look, How they photograph, How much experience they have?  All this…

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How Short is Too Short for Modeling?

If you have been following this blog, you know that there are numerous fields of modeling that individuals can pursue.  This is what led me to write the blog Can Anyone Become A Model?  But is there a certain height limit that must be met in order to even be considered for modeling?  I mean,…

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