How to Become a Model
You can Learn How to Become a Model
Why Do You Want to Be a Model?
Are you looking for excitement and fantasy or do you just want to learn how to become a model so you can walk the runway with the supermodels like Abby Lee Kershaw or the gorgeous Karlie Kloss?
There are lots of reasons girls want to get started in modeling and I’m sure you have yours.
My site is not to judge you or to tell you what to do as far as your career in fashion or entertainment is concerned.
What I want to do here is to arm you with some of the best modeling tips and even links to modeling agencies to help you get started in this network.
I hope you will read all the material and set honest goals for yourself to go for your dream. – Bob Pardue
“Why Are All Those Models Listening to Bob Pardue?”
.. Because He is a Professional Photographer Who Gives Secret Beginner Tips about Becoming a Model
Hi, My name is Bob Pardue and I teach girls and guys how to become a model from the beginner level to experienced.
I am a professional portfolio photographer and I want to share some of these quick modeling tips and other advice I’ve learned over my many years photographing new models so, get ready to learn what you need to know and jump-start your career in the exciting entertainment industry!
Learn What It Really Takes to Start Out
Yes, You Look Amazing – But It Takes More Than Beauty!
I know it’s not always an easy task when starting out a new life in beginner modeling but, don’t just think of the the work (there’s plenty of it), imagine the fun and excitement of getting started with one of these career choices and following your dream!I once heard someone say …
In life; Find something you really love to do. Then, figure out a way to get paid for doing it, and you’ll never “work” a day in your life!
Famous Like Tyra?
Will you become a famous model like Tyra Banks or Cindy Crawford, free to walk the runway at the biggest fashion events of the year? I don’t know but you’ll only find out if you be honest with yourself and go after your dream.
So, how do you really locate modeling agents & get jobs in fashion or other fields? First, nothing works unless you do something so, let’s get started!! Have fun and good luck! – Bob
If You’re Bound and Determined to Become a Female Model …
Now, this is NOT a class teaching you how to become famous as not many men or women reach this level of success or celebrity status but, with that said, there is no reason you can’t find places to get listed in or around your area and — Who knows from there?
First: You Are Not Alone
My experience in creating pictures has lasted for over 12 years and I still do some photographic work.
But mainly I have made it my passion to help people just like you to learn what it takes to get started in modeling, choose a career type, and to learn more about what’s expected of you in this confusing industry.
These Modeling Classes Don’t Leave Anything Out!
There are things to consider like finding modeling and talent management companies in the network and even simple points like what to wear to your open call.
I’m sure you can think of a thousand questions, especially if you are a beginner just exploring your options and hopefully they will all be answered here.
I’ve tried not to overlook any parts to the instruction you’ll find in my free modeling tips course online so you can relax and enjoy your learning experience.
What You’ll Learn Here
There are certain things you should consider before you ever begin or set foot inside an agency and I will do my best to uncover these “secrets” of how to become a model within this website.
You will most certainly find modeling tips to get you on the right track.
You might want to walk the runway or maybe seeing your picture on the cover of a major magazine.
Or, your goals might be more local like being seen in a catalog for department stores or getting into the promotional section.
There are many options open for males and females so read through all the material. I’ve even written a book available on Amazon Kindle to help beginners (especially females) so it might help you discover opportunities available in the industry.
Local Work for Extra Cash
Or, your vision might be just to work locally and earn some extra money to attend college for a completely different type of profession.
I don’t know what your idea of success is and, with the help of the following pages and the newsletter offered you could find the direction to help you achieve whatever that dream is.
Of course, you do have to be realistic and be aware that everyone who tries out is not going to be another Tyra or Cindy. Even if you follow every single step the competition is stiff for males and females at the top.
No matter, keep some common sense along with a steady commitment and you might be closer than you think to pursuing a career in a field you love. Consider all your options and don’t give up too easily!
You’re Asking: How Can I Become a Model Right Now!
I hope to help with lots of articles and video tips to help learn how you get started in becoming a female model by offering some realistic tips for women to give you ideas for reaching your goals – and your dream of getting jobs in the entertainment or performing arts business.
What to Expect
On this website, you can expect to learn …
- The different types
- Your mindset and attitude
- Physical requirements
- Freelance or Agent?
- Working with photographers
- Posing basics
- Finding management agencies
- .. and much more
These are just the beginning as there are body part opportunities and catalog work for major department stores and so on. When starting out, you might even work as a photographers model helping them with their portfolio – and yours.
There are many twists and turns (no, not always runway) on your path to learning this industry and I hope to help you take those first steps. You will learn modeling tips about:
- Fashion and Runway
- Glamour and Underwear
and other types of industry network jobs no matter if you are interested in.
I hope to explain differences including making contact, what to watch out for and even what to wear for your open call interview. So, with that said, let’s get started with beginner model tips with lessons you can use! – Bob
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“I wish to thank you for this wonderful web site designed especially for becoming a model you have. I’ve been learning much about the entertainment industry (from the videos, from the articles on Make up tips etc. etc.).
It’s great to have people who are passionate by their Job like you are! I wish you the best of success and many thanks for giving me such an opportunity to learn this great advice”
- Isabelle, Republic of Mauritius
Hey Bob, has anyone told you what an impact you make in our lives with all your Advice? Well, I am happy and satisfied – Thank you a lot. I’ve decided to pursue promotional jobs and events while looking for top talent management companies to apply to. Thank you! - Ongeziwe
” Some wonderful work … Should you ever need a reference where your lessons are concerned, feel free to use our company. We will give you the highest recommendations possible and tell the new faces that you are willing to work with them also.” – Scott Reppond, Agent for XanModels
Dear Bob, I just wanted to tell you thanks for the awesome advice given on your mini-series and newsletter about opportunities, agencies – poses for photographers on your website!
I have had the dream of learning how to become a model and getting into the fashion network for a long time, but only recently have I decided to start a career.
I looked all over the web for some good advice on preparation; as this situation is very new to me and I come from a very small town, your website for new beginners had the most useful information!
I’ve had many people tell me I have beautiful features and should use them, now with your help I feel more prepared to do so!! I truly appreciate it. Thank you again! – Jade
Thank you for all your helpful advice, tips and requirements for girls interested in starting out as new models – its really made me learn many interesting facts for females about the industry for women, gave me the agent’s list, how to put together a portfolio of pictures, and the way things work.
I am getting some fashion portfolio pictures done this weekend by a family friend who is a photographer and we shall see how it turns out.
Thank you and hopefully I can some day be a professional in my field. Thanks Again for all your help. – Shirlee
Modeling Agencies – If you are one of the hundreds looking for open calls at agencies and jobs in the industry, you can locate a female talent agency in your state.
In reality, there is no fast track to studying these beginner lessons but hiring an agent to represent you can propel your career if done correctly.
FAQ – Frequently asked questions about starting out, creating a professional portfolio, etc.
These answers will help you to learn more about the beginner’s structure to help jump-start your career.
Locations for a Female Photo Shoot – After you study more lessons your photo shoot comes next. You will find here some great ideas for your next location for shooting pictures. We are listing posing locations in different sections of the USA.
Female Talent Tips – These interesting articles will tell you most of what you need to know about if you want to get a career in modeling and maybe work for some better known photographers.
This is more than just trying to walk a high fashion catwalk although that part is important too. No matter what kind of jobs you want to do, you’ll find these tips very useful.
The Absolute Best Way to Apply Modeling Makeup
Imaginative Posing Tips
Do Modeling Classes Work?
For Women Only – Stop Daydreaming
Learn Your Craft and Be a Model
Once you get your pictures (professional or amateur), you’ll find there are many resources online which can help you learn everything you always wanted to know about the modeling profession but here at Bob Pardue Photography we are committed to giving you the most up to date and the best information you can find anywhere for becoming the best talent you can be.
Now It’s Time to Start Modeling!
I hope these small pieces of advice on how to be a model will start you thinking and taking action on what you’ve learned. Now, take some time to look around the website to learn how to become a model or, check out other pages on this website for more info.
- Bob Pardue