Modeling is a serious Profession, basically founded on passion. Each Profession establishes a life style which has profound impact on individuals as well as on society. Every Life style has a span which is bench marked by a few distinct stages and each stage having its own ethics and ethos. A modeling aspirant must know the life style and stages through which one has to live through so that one is prepared at the outset and ready to accept challenges.
Like any Life style/Profession, there are stages of growth in modeling as well. These could be pre-modeling, the modeling and post modeling. Each stage has its own span, Peculiarities, Challenges, Commitments (to self, family and Society) and opportunities.
The Pre-modeling stage (Prospective model) is very difficult one. It is not very easy one to start the journey, become model and conclude. The path to success is interspersed many obstacles/bottlenecks like hard efforts, rejections, disappointments, family/social support and the hazards of life amplified many times by the presence of modeling crucible. This could also be called “go to” stage where one has to go to see photographs, Castings, Bookers, Agencies and art directors etc. This is how an aspirant become model, a model becomes professional and eventually a super model. The competition is very tough and one has to take it on squarely.
The next stage of modeling commences when the first job comes. A working model can expect a myriad of dilemmas, Challenges and pitfalls as one move into higher paying jobs which leads to move success. In modeling business, Success breeds success. When a good agency signs you, your life can change radically sometimes for better and at times for worse also. One has to be ready for change. The modeling industry is rife with the stories of models that lose it. The pressure to maintain a body look can be too much for some people. Some models turn to illegal drugs, especially cocaine and methamphetamine to relieve the pressure and maintain or lose weight. But all this is detrimental to health. The working life for model is very busy. Pre-shot preparation causes lots of stress and consume tremendous amount of time.
The beginning of post modeling life will vary with each individual. There are models that start at very young teen age and continued into their advanced years (into their sixties). There are a few starts, hit it big for a couple of years and then retire to a quiet life of family. Many end up marrying to celebrities, sports stars or wealthy men that they have met while enjoying the glamorous life style of successful modeling.
There are models that enjoyed successful careers and moved onto teaching modeling or even representing models and there are a few those move into acting and become stars and household names.
Like any other profession modeling also goes through various stages of its working span. Aspirants must be aware of these facts so that they are able to plan this life and move ahead accordingly. We at, Mega Model Hunt will train and empower the young aspirants to be a successful model and plan their future well. Therefore avail this opportunity to be associated with Mega Model Hunt to reap fruits of this national level platform which its committed to guide you into the profession of modeling with ethics and ethos.