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Makeup artist

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Working with makeup artists is great, they bring so much to a shoot and make a huge difference in creating great images.

Makeup artists are that gem behind the scenes who contribute so much. At a recent shoot, it was a great surprise when after the makeup artist finished her work, she did her own makeup, changed outfits and unexpectedly walked onto the set. For her it was a chance to get on the other side of the camera for a change. Spontaneity is always fun

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The Ticket...


At the end of doing some fashion photography for a model’s portfolio, she pulled out a New York City Police uniform shirt and hat for a few fun shots.

When it came time to sign her model release, she said “Hey, lets pretend I am writing you a traffic ticket!”.

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Go Canucks !!!

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When it is Stanley Cup Playoff time, models shooting for their portfolios bring out the hockey jerseys. In this shoot, after shooting some high fashion and still wearing the fashion makeup), this model thew on a pair of jeans and an older Canucks hockey jersey for a few fun images. As it turned out, once again it wasn’t the Canucks year!

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why models need professional photographers


Models need to invest in working with professional photographers to build a quality modelling portfolio. The modelling portfolio is the gateway to agencies and potential clients. However, the taking of the photo is only first half of the battle, the real magic occurs in the post processing. In the post production we smooth out the skin and add punch to the image. Images in a modelling portfolio have to have impact.

Creating quality images is an elaborate process beginning with professional hair and makeup, time in the studio or on location, and retouching in post production. In these examples we show base unedited photo followed by the retouched image.

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modeling portfolio photo session

This recent photo shoot was a great reminder how fun it is to help women interested in pursuing their interest in modelling with a dedicated modelling portfolio photo session. We provide a fully professional photo studio experience to create high quality professional images. A dedicated portfolio photo session involves working with professional makeup artist and hair stylist

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building modeling portfolio


“I hate housework” theme was part of a dedicated modelling portfolio photo session with a Russian model now based in Vancouver. Over the course of the photo session we did three looks with makeup and hair, photographed her in three outfits, and did images both in studio as well as at outside locations near the studio.

In this image, Oksana is wearing a denim bustier and jeans by Guest. Her goal was to create some new images featuring causal wear her professional modelling portfolio.

Look Studios regularly assists models and women looking to build a portfolio for modelling with dedicated portfolio photo sessions.

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