So how to be a model, there are plenty of aspiring models out there, from children models, to fashion models. There are no hard and fast rules and there certainly isn’t a right or wrong way to break into the modelling industry. Every journey is different and if you get chance to speak to experienced models and learn how they made their way, then sometimes this advice can be more invaluable than anybody else’s. Do your research, we can’t stress that enough and our website Suffolk Photo Studio is full to the rim of all the little tips and tricks a model can learn. The more research you do, the more knowledge you have and the less chance you will get ripped off by unscrupulous scammers, who prey on inexperienced models.
In a very tough economic climate such as we are in at the moment, a lot of model agencies and model management companies aren’t taking on many new faces at the moment. The best way for any model to tackle this problem is to promote themselves, to effectively become self-employed right from the start and take hold of their own modelling career. This sounds very scary, and it is a little but don’t worry with a little help and guidance you will be absolutely fine! Social media has already shown how powerful it can be for promoting and developing careers, new models are using this to upload head shots, portfolios, and shoots they have been involved in.
Once you are satisfied you have scoured our site then the next thing to get done as soon as possible is to get some professionally taken modelling shots for your portfolio, Suffolk Photo Studio cannot stress how important it is for all models to have a professional model portfolio, this is how you will sell yourself before you get to casting calls. A professional photo studio will be able to guide you in what and how a model portfolio should include.