Modeling Open Calls – What Are They? What To Bring?

Open-calls are simply interviews and mini-meetings between you and the potential client or agency for them to see if and how you may qualify for the opening they need filled. Much like with a resume, they look over your portfolio and comp card to get an overview of your previous experience and abilities. After a…

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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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What Is One Model Place And Is It Legit?

By New York Fitness Model Michelle Alford. Whether you are an experienced model or just a beginner, there are many ways to market yourself.  Nowadays, one can seemingly find work and pull bookings everywhere online. All it takes is the right tools, websites, marketing strategies and presentation. Your portfolio and collection of work are the…

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Why Fitness is Important! By Photographer Chad Heller

Article by professional photographer Chad Heller of Chad Heller Photography. Recently, my dear friend and frequent modeling subject Jonah Taylor of Modeling Wisdom contacted me for the reason of writing on my experience and thoughts involving the importance of fitness in the modeling/photography world. Of course, if you are reading this you are probably thinking,…

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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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What is a Go-See?

What is a go-see? Is it different than a casting, or an audition?  Who will be there and what do I have to do for it?  How long is it?  Where am I Going and who am I Seeing?!  I had all these questions when I first started out as well.  I sort of thought…

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