Should Models Have a Minimum Weight Limit?

Should Models Have a Minimum Weight Limit? One of the words most people associate with models is ‘skinny’. For the most part, that’s because it’s what the industry demands out of most of the models—as we’ve touched upon before, clothes look better while they’re hanging on tall and lean frames. Sometimes, however, the level of…

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How to Practice Modeling Poses – How to be a Better Model.

Whether you are a beginner to this whole modeling thing, or a fully established model, practice only makes you better. Just as Kobe Bryant continues to practice, as Tiger Woods continues to practice, as Derek Jeter continues to practice, so must you. But what can a model practice? Well actually, a lot. Models need to…

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Cover Photos for My Caribbean Photo Shoot.

Working in the Caribbean has its advantages.  Working with top of the line models does too.  Last week another model, Aldara Ortega, and I shot for the company Towel Specialties in St. Thomas of the U.S. Virgin islands.  Aldara stole the show and rightfully so.  Here are a few photos of international model Aldara Ortega…

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Video from My Caribbean Photo Shoot!

Modeling is not always luxurious and glamorous…. But this time it was!  Recently I, Jonah Taylor, and one of my favorite professional international models, Aldara Ortega, traveled to St. Thomas of the U.S. Virgin Islands for a photo shoot in the Caribbean.  The shoot was for the company, Towel Specialties.  This is a quick modeling…

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Why Models Are Important?

Why are models necessary?  Are they really that important?  Couldn’t someone just market their products by themselves and save the money rather than paying models to stand there and do it?  This is a valid argument and of course, a company could do this….. but they might be missing the mark.  They might be missing…

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What to do when you outgrow your current market? When is it time to move?

Every model hopes to be successful one day; to outgrow the small-town they currently reside in and take their talents to New York, Miami, Los Angeles, etc.  Now if you live in one of these cities, I suppose you do not need to read this article as you are already modeling on some of the…

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Why Hire Professional Models?

  Lately, more people have been noticing a lot of photographers, clients, and production companies trying to get by with beginner talent/models, and even friends or family, for their videos, print ads, photo shoots etc. instead of seeking professional models and or actors.  Of course this is all fine as it is a great case of…

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Modeling Portfolio Tips!

Having a remarkable portfolio and being a professional model go hand in hand.  Male or female, a great model will have a great portfolio and likewise, a great portfolio will accompany a great model.  This is all due to the fact that successful models have performed many jobs and have the tear sheets (proof of…

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