How to Prepare For an Audition or Casting

Modeling gigs won’t just fall into your lap—you have to work to get them. Sometimes, you need to audition first. You might have to audition for the agency that’s eyeing you, or for a particular job like a TV spot or print ad. Auditions aren’t easy, so it’s important to be prepared for the day…

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Professional Photography Photoshoots – How to Be a Model

One of the quickest ways to go from a new and inexperienced model to an established model, or even an established model to a professional for that matter, is by shooting and shooting some more. In fact, the more photo shoots you have under your belt the more professional you will appear to uncertain clients.…

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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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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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The Serious Models 5 Must Get Shots!

Everyone inevitably starts off modeling the same way, with nothing.  No pictures, no portfolio, no head-shots, nothing. But what if early on in your career, someone came along and told you all about the most critical shots you will ever need to be successful in the modeling industry; the ones you will build your comp…

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The Guide to Becoming a Model ~The Second Milestone.

This is series 2 of 3 in the Authentic Step By Step Guide to Becoming a Successful Model. Only perform these steps once you have completed the 1st series.  Closely follow each step, only focusing on one step at a time, and you WILL find yourself doing incredible things you never thought possible.  Written by Jonah Levi Taylor. …

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What to Expect at a Modeling Casting and What to Wear to one?

There are obviously many different ways a casting can go.  Likewise, there are numerous outfits that one could wear.  In my experiences, I have noticed a few trends that seem to be common with any modeling casting.  I have also noticed great trends in what to wear to a casting.  As a guy, I basically wear the same…

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How to Become a Model! ~By Bryce Buell

Whether your interest is in runway, commercial print, or high-fashion modeling, the industry is still centered around photography.  To market yourself to the best agencies and prospective clients, you MUST have the following: 1)   A portfolio, a collection of pictures that best represent your quality as a model and show what you offer a prospective…

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