Your first job in modeling – you may have nurtured several dreams in respect to that and it might just be visible around the corner too, but the fact still remains that this might take a little longer than usual to actually come up in the forefront. Why? Well, there are a number of reasons that account for this, the most common cause being that, the right genre of modeling is often not tapped at the onset. Yes, the modeling industry of UK is huge and there are several types of jobs model aspirants can look at here for taking the right pick. Check them out.
Fashion modeling is one genre of modeling which is till date the most alluring venue for most models. Most jobs model agencies advertise in this field come from ‘Beauty’ and ‘Apparel’ houses and they look out for candidates who can promote their products well. Although ‘Celebrity modeling’ is one big part of Fashion modeling as people love to use and wear what celebrities do, there is ample scope here for newer models too who are attractive and striking in their looks and potentials. Most bureaus would insist on checking out a fashion modeling portfolio for the purpose and if you have in tow a professionally made one, your chances of securing jobs here are heightened.
Fashion modeling has scopes in Runway modeling, Catalog modeling, Editorial modeling and Print modeling.
Fitness modeling works in just the opposite line of Fashion modeling. Fitness models are required to show off athletic body/muscle/fitness clothing in ads, and/or promote fitness products/gym machines/services in commercials and hoardings. Great physical fitness levels along with a chiseled muscular body are the main requirements here. An attractive personality and good looks, if there, are additionally helpful.
Body part modeling
This is one special genre of modeling which can be used for varied photographic requirements, both in fashion modeling and in commercial modeling. Body part models need to pose their hand, eye, ear, hair etc. for modeling. For instance, for hair modeling jobs model aspirants having beautiful, lustrous hair are favored while for eye modeling jobs model contenders with attractive eyes are on demand. The best thing about this kind of modeling is that height, weight and size are not the main concerns here, only the body part you will be flaunting in the campaign is, and that should necessarily be in top condition.
Commercial modeling assignments are typically used to market products in industries. Sometimes corporate modeling and lifestyle modeling also finds a place in this category. Good looks, industry approved vital statistics and a pleasing and charismatic personality are the main requirements here.
The most daring of the lot, glamour modeling jobs model candidates are made to pose for mature themes. So from adult posters to hot calendars, glamour models are in demand everywhere. Fuller curves and drop-dead-gorgeous looks are more favored here.
The best route to find the job that suits your profile is to get registered with a reputable UK model agency. They have professionals on board who can help you to make the right choice in modeling as per the potentials you have in store.
Amy Jackson is a journalist who writes for several Fashion Magazines.