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How To Get A Modelling Portfolio Made

A portfolio is essential for any model to promote themselves in a very difficult economic climate, and also a very competitive one. A model needs to do all they can to sell themselves, especially if they are freelance and haven't signed with a model agent. It is so important that it is professionally made, looks the business and shows you off to the very best standard. Holiday snaps or pictures taken by friends and family simply will not do and will end your modelling career before it has even started. how to get a portfolio made

The trick is to get lots of different shots of you in various different poses, luscious looking outfits with great backdrops to add atmosphere and character to your photographs. The only way to do this is to leave it to the professionals, those experts who live and breathe the modelling industry and can see straight away, which look you need to portray.

So how to get a modelling portfolio made? It's easy when you know how! The first step is to do your research and find experts you can trust. But luckily we have the answer for you right away! If you can't afford to travel far at first then look through our list of photographers and we certainly have plenty of those in your area. Search through Photographers by town and see which is closest. This is great to find one on your doorstep and get your portfolio off and running. If you can afford to, visit two or three and that is even better, but starting out gradually is absolutely fine. The idea is to build up your portfolio over time, gradually adding in work as you do it, work that you are proud of and which shows you in the best light. If you want the best of the best then why not thinking of travelling to London to see the professionals at work?

Our partners, La Mode London are a commercial photography who specialise in creating stunning model portfolios. They do it every day and have done so for several successful years, launching many successful models careers to stardom. They live and breathe modelling, see hundreds of models through their doors and know instantly what look they can transform you into. While you are there you get a real taste of what the model industry is all about. Models are rushing here and there, actors and actresses are strolling through the doors and they also see their fair share of pop stars and hip-hop artists. Not only this, but they are the experts at giving out model advice, can help you with any questions you may have about the industry in general, but also ideas for you and learning which direction you need to aim for your particular style and help you reach your potential. There is plenty of time to ask for advice, all the while their beauty experts and stylists are transforming you into an amazing look, treating you like the star you were always meant to be.

Fill out the form at the bottom of the page and earn yourself the chance to win a modelling portfolio free of charge. La Mode are currently running a competition to fill out the form and send in your details, giving one lucky model a month the chance to have their own portfolio and accompanying website free of charge. What are you waiting for, you have nothing to lose? Fill out the form and enter the chance to win - a portfolio of your dreams could be yours for the taking.