England, United Kingdom (PressExposure) February 18, 2009 -- People thinking about becoming a model often find it difficult to know whether they have what the advertisers are looking for. This isnât about looks, itâs about attitude.
If you already have the looks, thatâs great. However, be aware that looks arenât the be all and end all of a becoming a model, you have to have the right attitude too. To help you understand what advertisers want in a model, Models Direct [http://www.modelsdirect.com/] are giving their advice on the most important things about being a model, besides looks.
Becoming a model isnât all about being the slimmest, prettiest person. Of course, appearance plays an important role in modelling, however, there are a number of factors to be considered.
Attitude is key, and is one of the most important things an advertiser or director will look for in a model. This is an important feature of any person. Photographers say that even in still shots the models attitude seeps through, and this can make or break the shot.
Attitudes need to be open, fresh, assertive yet not aggressive, and you need to show personality. When you become a model [http://www.modelsdirect.com/locations/worldwide.html] you need to be open to suggestions from the director or photographer and you need energy, as this shows in your work.
Advertisers arenât interested in too much of a bolshie attitude. Remember there is a director for a reason, it is their shoot and you need to listen to their suggestions and try to fit the concept as they would like you to, not how you want to.
Advertisers often mention to Models Direct that its models are great listeners and are able to meet their needs, which is something that keeps them coming back for the same models. Anyone interested in becoming a model must remember: your attitude shows and attitude can influence your career as much as your appearance.
Further links/information: * To find out more about Models Direct: [http://www.modelsdirect.com/]
* Find out about how you could become a model: [http://www.modelsdirect.com/locations/worldwide.html]
* To find a model for your business: [http://www.modelsdirect.com/find_a_model/index.html]