……Always wanted to be a model, but unsure where to start?
Models Direct team regularly hears this question. Our industry is a minefield with a variety of companies claiming to be modelling agencies, it’s not easy to know who would be most suited to launch your modelling career. The more promises and maybes you read, the less likely they can help. In the first place in the tiny print you’ll read ‘We’re not an agency and therefore don’t find work’. Following that legally required admission, it’s all downhill offering only ‘photos and advice’.
As all parents are very aware the school Summer holidays are just around the corner, with the warmer weather here and a break from the daily routine of school, is now the perfect time to get your family into modelling?
The Models Direct team speak to parents everyday keen to get their family or children with an agency. As parents ourselves we appreciate this is an exciting time, but can be daunting too and the MD team are here to help you every step of the way.
With the talk of fake bumps and maternity modelling being big news right now, the Models Direct team are suprised to learn how often ‘fake pregnancy bumps’ are allegedy being used by brands in the fashion industry.
As an agency Models Direct represents commercial models, this has always includeded a variety of different looks, fitness models, hair models, mature models, disabled models and real maternity models.
The Summer months are here and the Models Direct bookings team are very busy speaking with brands all over the UK finding them the perfect models for their upcoming campaigns.
This blog gives you a round up of feedback from a selection of models who have been working for the agency this week, the assignment types vary from stills to filming, fee’s and locations – check out how they got on!
Your modelling portfolio is the first thing a client sees when you are being promoted for work by Models Direct – why wouldn’t you make sure yours stands out from the rest??
At Models Direct it is not essential to have professional pictures, we don’t ask our models to have expensive portfolios either, however it is essential to provide us with good, clear, up to date images of yourself, for us to have the best chance of securing you work.
If you think you have a mini supermodel or little superstar on your hands then the Models Direct team can’t wait to hear from you….
With applications from parents of wanna-be child models on the rise, the Models Direct team spend alot of time talking to parents of young babies right through to early teens, getting to know them and understanding why they want to get into the glamorous life of child modelling!
Every parent thinks their child is beautiful, it’s natural, but what do you do if other people comment often on your child’s looks? Should you be putting them forward to agencies? Do you want them represented in the commercial world of advertisements and promotions? Alot of parents do!
Are your portfolio photographs good enough?? If you want to give yourself a head start in the model & talent industry then this blog direct from the Models Direct team is one for you!
How are you supposed to know what a ‘good’ portfolio photograph is?? You may well have no experience in photography and/or are new to the talent and model industry so defining what is or isn’t a good image can be difficult!
We have all heard this very familiar phrase and in a time when we are all permanently glued to our smartphones you may be surprised to hear it’s harder than ever to get models to answer them – the Models Direct team explain why!!