Modeling Educational Articles 2017-04-28T14:54:03+00:00

The truth about pictures for getting signed

A common misconception among models is that you need a big book (or modeling portfolio) to get signed. Who promotes this notion? Photographers that want to make money of course. The truth is that [...]

By | March 22nd, 2017|Categories: Laurens Antoine Blog, Models Educational Articles|0 Comments

How to Take Your Own Modeling “Polaroids”

"Polaroid" may be a dated camera, but the word is commonly used for test shots by photographers (roids), and within agencies when describing un-retouched, non-professional images of talent used to depict their real selves. These [...]

By | March 22nd, 2017|Categories: Laurens Antoine Blog, Models Educational Articles|0 Comments

Positioning: Why so many gorgeous models don’t reach their potential

Note: Before reading about positioning, please read the blog “The Genres of Modeling”. It doesn't need to be said that only a handful of aspiring models ever become truly successful professional models, it's a low [...]

By | March 19th, 2017|Categories: Laurens Antoine Blog, Models Educational Articles|0 Comments

Modeling Overseas, by Laura Jacobs

Long time Laurens Antoine member Laura Jacobs runs a successful agency in Los Angeles that specializes in placing models overseas. We considered several agencies that specialize in placing models abroad, but Laura really stands [...]

By | March 18th, 2017|Categories: Laurens Antoine Blog, Models Educational Articles|0 Comments

Mother Agencies, and Mother Agents

There are two very different types of mother agencies. Both play an important role in your career, but they are very different, and you need to understand the role of each before signing another [...]

By | March 15th, 2017|Categories: Laurens Antoine Blog, Models Educational Articles|0 Comments

5 ways to get out of an agency contract.

We all make mistakes. Choosing the wrong agency is a big one to make. You may have signed a contract saying you agree to be exclusively represented by an agency you later find out [...]

By | March 12th, 2017|Categories: Laurens Antoine Blog, Models Educational Articles|0 Comments

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