Category Archives: Modeling

Practice Photo Posing

Frequently, a new model will pose stiffly and without a lot of creativity. In other words, they know basic poses but haven’t learned how to make them unique unto themselves. As you practice, you will find that posing becomes easier … Continue reading

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Models With Disabilities

Congratulations to Nordstrom, H&M, Diesel, Swiffer and Duracell for hiring models with disabilities! It’s about time company’s start hiring models who reflect their customers and communities. We’re sure there are more companies doing the same thing and we say ‘more … Continue reading

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Model Competition

Competition in modeling is unique in that it is often one-on-one, more visible, and that repeated rejection can take its toll on a model’s confidence. A potential professional model expects to be a little insecure when she/he is first starting … Continue reading

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The Over-60 Supermodels Giving Fashion A Fresh New Look

One of the most talked-about models of the year is Jacky O’Shaughnessey, the 62-year old face of American Apparel. Jacky only began modeling in 2011, when she was discovered in a NYC restaurant by AA’s creative director. Cindy Joseph, one … Continue reading

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3.5 SECRETS OF “SUPER-MODELING”

Modeling – What a great word! But just what does it mean?! Everyone will have their own definition, idea, and perception of what modeling is or what they believe it to be, however, I simplify it to really one concept. … Continue reading

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CONGRATULATIONS TO PRIYANKA CHOPRA!

Priyanka Chopra is a superstar in her native India – actress, singer, writer, UNICEF activist and former Miss World 2000. Now, she is Guess’ newest campaign model. Her photos will grace the pages of countless magazines this winter. Miss Chopra … Continue reading

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THE WORLD’S TOP 5 HIGHEST PAID MODELS

According to Forbes magazine and for the period May 2011 – May 2012, the world’s top five highest paid models are: Gisele Bundchen  -  $   45 million Kate Moss  -  $   9.2 million Natalia Vodianova  -  $   8.6 … Continue reading

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Female Model’s Tote Bag

From the start of a model’s career, she must build a ‘tote bag’ and stock it with all the tools of the trade. The bag should be light weight, waterproof, large enough to hold a portfolio and have a shoulder … Continue reading

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How To: Runway Jacket Removal

If the jacket has buttons, the model should begin unbuttoning from the bottom to the top so as to not miss any buttons. When model approaches the center of the runway, the model should drop the jacket off the shoulders … Continue reading

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6 IMPORTANT MODELING TIPS

NEVER use hair spray near client’s clothes! NEVER wear perfume, body lotion or baby powder! NEVER apply makeup or powder while in the clients’ clothes. NEVER wear jewelry unless requested by Show Coordinator! NEVER chew gum or smoke! NEVER have … Continue reading

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