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Business Tips for Photographers

The business of photography is probably the most challenging aspect of being a professional photographer, so here are some tips for photographers from my experience.  Some tips will apply to wedding and portrait photographers, but most of these tips are aimed at commercial photographers and...

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Male Model Poses

This post covers male model poses; I also have a post for female model poses.   Male model poses differ greatly from female poses.  We usually expect female models to accentuate posture and exaggerate length, but we expect male models to appear more relaxed and effortless.   Basic Male...

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Model Poses – Female

This post covers model poses for female models; I also have a post for male model poses.   Whether you are a model choosing a pose or a photographer posing your model, this is a decision that can shape the look of the image and therefore the...

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Rejected by Model Agencies. Now What?

I hear this common theme from young models: "I'll get an agent and do modelling".   Here's the thing, though - It rarely works that way.   Sure, some models, particularly in the past, were scouted off the street or applied to an agency and then the agency signed...

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Why Last-Minute Campaign Shoots Cost Double

When organising your advertising campaign shoots, your team probably includes photographer, make up artist, hair stylist, wardrobe stylist, models and various assistants. All these team members are charging their professional hourly rates, so 30mins of shoot day down-time while you decide what to do next...

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How to Build the Best Model Portfolio

Whether you’re new to modelling or you’re well into your professional model career, your model portfolio is the single most important tool to get you work or the quickest way to be overlooked.  The BEST model portfolio is one that gets you noticed and booked. When I...

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