A simple white shirt and blue denim is one of the most loved outfits by fashion models. It gives you a stylish, casual, edgy and sporty look- all at the same time. Casuals are one of the most important outfits for your modelling portfolio as they let the viewer imagine how you would look as a ‘girl next door’ and who knows, you might bag a nice commercial ad with this look.
Ethnic look in your modelling portfolio may take you to designer clothing catalogues, become a brand model, couture model, fashion campaigns and sometimes acting projects too. It’s always tricky to pose & flaunt your curves in ethnic garments because most of your body parts are covered with flowy silhouettes. Therefore, a wonderful team of poser model and expert fashion photographer can develop some stunning ethnic shots!
Formal makes you look sexy professional and defines you as a strong, bold and confident model. Body hugging and form fitting clothes that highlights your curve as a model, will always add more points to your modelling portfolio. You can add a crazy dash to your formals by adding funky props like playing with specs, pen or giving a bold pose amidst scattered papers
Party-wear outfits when combined with metallic make-up and stunning hairstyles, are going to raise the bar in your portfolio a little more high. These looks go great with props like a musical instrument, shiny accessories like bags etc. Mostly, fashion magazines look for party-outfit shots. A lot of drama can be created around the model to portray a story in a frame. A smart fashion photographer just knows how to play with lights, background and overall composition so that neither it’s over-done nor under-done.
A glamour shot comprises of opulent outfits, stunning make-up and eye-catching hair. They are all easy ways to elevate your look and add extra oomph to your photos. Glamorous attires can be periodic outfits too- think of Marilyn Monroe! This one is going to be the timeless fashion shot in your portfolio. If you’re comfortable, add a touch of boudoir too in this look.