Wednesday, June 17, 2009
commercial print compcard + full body shot
a full body shot or a shot that show you from the thigh up or waist up is a good one for your compcard. Especially one that shows you “in action” doing something, walking, laughing, smiling, chilling on the couch or in a chair reading a magazine, putting on makeup. To get inspired look at the editorial photos, the photos that go with the magazine articles in magazines such as Cosmo, Allure and Marie Claire and Glamour,-they have a vibe the fits for a print modeling compcard…also keep in mind what an ad for a lifestyle product looks like when you create the shot.
You want to come off that you can model any lifestyle product, that is what a print modeling agency wants to see more than measurements. Fashion agencies are different.
Petite modeling source for advice and tips on modeling and modeling photos and inspiration for the petite models.