MY TOP 10 Modelling Tips By Valentina
1 PUNCTUALITY: Always arrive 15 minutes early for a job.
2 PERSISTANCE: Success is attainable for those who work hard.
3 PATIENCE: Don't take rejection personally, even super-models hear the word NO!
4 RESPONSIBILITY is KEY: Don't do drugs ever!
5 BE PREPARED: Have available your current portfolio, composites, wardrobe, résumé's, vouchers, agenda, training, classes, directions, specifics, details, contact info.
Amongst other things, your Model Bag should contain:
a. Baby wipes
b. Nude undergarments
c. Clean shoes
d. White tennis shoes
e. Makeup / deodorant
f. Face scarf
h. Spare pair of tights
j. Clear nail polish remover
Know your terminology:
a. First option refusal / hold
KNOW ABOUT THE DIFFERENT MEDIUMS
3/ Union - Non-Union
4/ Screen Actors Guild
6 BE A TEAM PLAYER: Cooperation is important
7 FIND YOUR NICHE:
8 HAVE FUN: Modelling is not microsurgery, but pay attention, focus, be serious about your work
9 WHEN SHOOTING THINK ABOUT SOMETHING: Pleasant, funny, relaxing, sad, curious, etc., because the eyes are the windows of expression
10 BE YOURSELF: Express your natural personality, because that is what people want.