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Gas Money for Local Models

February 22, 2017


Something that I have seen become very popular with models shooting TFP (or “Time For”)  with photographers today is to ask for “gas money” after agreeing to do a shoot as TFP. First, let’s weed out those individuals who are 25 miles or more away. Asking for gas money at those greater distances makes perfect […]

Questions of Profitability as a Photographer

August 16, 2013


Question: How do the large corporate chains sell their packages of a session and 100 images for less than $10? First, they work on the premise on quantity over quality. This is shown in that everyone who goes to them has the same poses, lighting, location (their studio), and same everything.  Clients are treated as […]

What Kinds of Model Pay…

July 20, 2013


One of the things that I am seeing are pop up modeling agencies and websites that are there to protect the models under them. One of the key things that I am seeing in almost all of the different groups is that the models want to be paid. This blog will capture a snapshot of […]

A Tale of One Model

February 5, 2013


This is a tale of one model who is completely fictitious. Think about the impressions that someone would make from this type of interaction. I will be leaving comments from my end. First contact: “Hey! Ur photog and I model. Wanna shoot?”  At this point,  I don’t know if she will make a decent model, […]

Magazine Work for Models

November 18, 2012


One of the things as a model (and photographer) that everyone strives to do is get magazine work. Some models who have never had work involving magazines thinks it is something that will bring in some decent money as a model. It also publicizes the model (or photographer) for more work, and gives the model […]