What Is Model Mayhem And Is It Safe?

By New York Fitness Model Michelle Alford. Present day, there are many conventional methods of promoting yourself as an established model. The goal is to be able to present yourself as an experienced professional to anyone who happens to come across your work or portfolio. This can physically be done through casting calls (when you…

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How to Avoid Modeling Scams?

How do you know a modeling scam from what is necessary to be a successful model?  As a beginner, how does one know what to look for and how to avoid them?  It may not always be easy to decipher between what is legit and what it is a scam as many agencies work together…

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Why Pay for Professional Photographers?

Paying for professional photographs is probably one of the smartest and highest impact moves a new, or even advanced, model can make.  Of course shooting with professional photographers can be expensive.  But the reward is far beyond the money.  In fact, by getting professional photos, a model will likely book more jobs and make their…

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Is Modeling Expensive? How Much Does it Cost?

Some of the most common questions I get involve modeling and money.  Questions like: Is modeling expensive?  What about modeling fees?  Do I have to pay for classes?  How much does it cost to start modeling?  These are all great questions and should be asked before you begin a modeling career.  The last thing anyone…

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Modeling Advice – New Models Shoot and Shoot Some More.

As we know, in the beginning, models need all the help they can get.  They have high hopes but little credibility.  They dream of being supermodels, but no way to show that they are good for it.  One of the best things a new model can do is shoot continuously; until they have the portfolio…

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How Many Photos in a Modeling Portfolio? What Kind?

Modeling Wisdom’s true identity is all about answering people’s questions regarding modeling; to create a complete guide to modeling all on one website.  So naturally we love it when people contact or email us with direct questions that they may have.  Here is an example of a great question that a subscriber had for us…

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The Age Requirements of Modeling – How old to be a model?

Certain types of modeling call for certain age ranges.  From high-fashion where age range is typically from 16 to 21, to child modeling where typical ranges are 2 to 12.  But what about models who have done well their whole lives and are starting to get a little older, or beginners in their mid 20’s…

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The 3 P’s to Successful Modeling!

Any model who has been successful in the modeling world has done well with these three things.  The greatest part is that they are not hard to do, but remain vastly important.  Without these, well let’s just say that you probably won’t be booking many jobs and you definitely won’t be impressing anyone.  This blog…

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