Casting Models – The Interview, What to Look for in the Model’s Portfolio, Booking and Options.

Casting Models - Part Three Talking to the model during the interview The personality of the model is important of course, after all you could spending several hours or even several days working with them. It helps to be a good judge of character since the typical interview with a model on a casting can very short. Even if I am pressed for time and have a large amount of people to see I try and get to know the person who is showing me their portfolio as best as I can in…Read more …

Casting Models – Preparing for Castings and Working with Modelling Agencies

Casting Models - Part One Introduction One of the things that I found interesting about my job is the sheer number of people I have met over the years. Especially when I lived and worked in larger markets like Paris and Milan. The high turn over of people that come into these markets when a new fashion season begins is incredible. I have met hundreds of clients, designers, fashion editors, photo editors, art buyers, art directors, hair stylists, make-up artists, stylist, model agents and assistants. Plus many others directly as well as indirectly…Read more …