Category: Career

What Types of Modeling is There

Although the modeling industry is accepting more and more variation in their selection of model hopefuls, there are still some modeling jobs that require a certain look, a certain size, or even a certain eye color. It’s important that you not get angry or sad over a job rejection. The reasons behin…

How to Keep My Modeling Jobs

Have you wet your feet in the modeling industry yet? Congratulations! But don’t stop now – you could be on your way to stardom just by following a few common sense tips.

Protect your promotional materials

This may go without saying, but you really should work to project your portfolio from th…

Important Modeling Terms

Here are a few terms that you can familiarize yourself with as you enter into the fascinating world of modeling:

Advertising – this is a type of photo shoot that’s displayed in mediums like magazines, packaging, and even some billboards.

Advertorial – an advertorial is a form advertising tha…

Why to go Into Modeling

Your success in modeling depends heavily on the reasons why you want to do it in the first place. We’re not about to suggest any of these reasons to you or tell you why you should want to model – that would defeat the purpose of this article. But we will point you in the right direction so that you…

What to Carry in Your Modeling Bag

As you travel around to show up for bookings, you’ll soon discover how important a model’s bag becomes. A model’s bag is your set of tools – just as a carpenter’s box is a set of tools for those working in construction. It’s not an option – it’s an absolute must. So what goes in there? Read on…

What is the Modeling Open Call

The modeling industry, like every other industry, uses a specific vocabulary or lingo to accomplish specific tasks. And one term that you may often hear is “open call.”

Open Call Defined

An open call is your time to define yourself as a model. Agencies are always looking for new models an…

Networking Into the Modeling Industry

You can find many modeling opportunities just by networking with those involved in the industry one way or another. And you just might make a major breakthrough just by “hooking up” with the right people. One thing is for sure – you won’t have much success with this strategy if you don’t get out…

How Much Can a Model Earn

Surely, you’ve heard of the thousands upon thousands of dollars that super models earn, but do you believe that? And do you believe that you have the potential to earn the same? Is that even realistic to consider? Is it possible?

Let’s find out…

A person modeling for a catalog can earn an…

Learning the Models Walk

As you might have already noticed, a model’s “walk” isn’t the average step. It’s dramatic, it’s flamboyant, it’s daring, and in some cases – it’s downright sexy. It needs to be this way because it shows off the clothing that models wear. To carry it off with style and grace, you’ll need to …

Keeping a Modeling Schedule

As a model, there will be times when it feels as though you’re zipping all over the place meeting new agents, showing up for test photo shoots, consulting with stylists, fulfilling your booked assignments and more. Without following a good schedule of these things, you might feels as if you’re run…