So, the time is finally here. You gathered up the courage to attend your first model casting call. Outward beauty and modeling may always come easily to you, but it’s entirely different to have someone judge you for your looks. Model casting calls are similar to white collar job interviews – it is your chance to show Casting Directors a preview of what looks and skills they can expect for the real photoshoot or runway walk. Whether you get the job or not, casting calls are the #1 way to prove to the modeling world that you are prepared, professional, and a pleasure to work with.Read More
I was recently asked by an aspiring fashion photographer if I had any tips for how to work with agency models. When you’re building your book as a photographer, it’s important to know a few key points that will save you time and aggravation. These can help make your shoots more successful, allow you to continue to work with agencies, and shoot better and better models.Read More
There are a ton of model agencies in Los Angeles, and if you’re an aspiring model or photographer looking to choose which agency you want to work with, you might be overwhelmed by all of the different options. Because of this, I’ve compiled many of the top agencies in this list, where they are, and how they got started, as well as links to their website and instagram.Read More
So you want to become a model? Well, you're in the right place. In this step-by-step guide, I'll show you how to start your modeling career, things you might want to consider, different types of modeling, the best cities, agencies, and how to find work etc.
For the sake of you (and me) I'll break up this blog into a number of different posts sections and also update it now and then. Continue to check back for industry tips and tricks. This post describes the different types of models. I'll add more resources and insight for each section with each post.Read More
In this blog I provide 7 photography shoot tips that apply to both aspiring fashion models and photographers. These are meant to be both informative and fun to benefit you in the world of photography, regardless of whether you're in front of or behind the lens. If you're an experienced agency model or established photographer, these tips also work as a great reminder of the fundamentals of the business.Read More
The great outdoors. There’s something special about shooting photographs outside. Mini adventures with great friends are always a good time, add photos into the mix and I’m sold.
If you’re like me, you enjoy the occasional studio shoot, but spend enough time inside. When it’s time to hit the beach, forest, desert, or snow, you’re excited to get out and shoot. A good location can add magic to an image, especially when combined with the right time of day or the right talent.