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flip card Thumbnail Model Success Story | Serkan Behaettin
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A licensed real-estate agent, Serkan Behaettin initially visited The Photo Studio to get photos of himself for work. During his shoot, however, Serkan quickly showed his model prowess. He left with an outstanding portfolio, which helped him land a modelling contract with Wink Models.

“I did some research and came across The Photo Studio, and judging by all their positive reviews I got my photos taken by them. I got some outstanding photos. I sent through my images from The Photo S... Read More
flip card Thumbnail I Am Worth It: Ten Women Share Their Boudoir Shoot Experiences
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Doing a boudoir shoot is a great opportunity for women to display their confidence while exploring their sensuality in an intimate setting with a photographer. But for some, the thought of stripping down to your lingerie and posing for strangers in front of a camera can feel overwhelming and outright nerve racking. This makes it difficult to move past the fear of feeling vulnerable and recognise the truly empowering impact a boudoir shoot delivers. We’ve decided to ask different women who on... Read More
flip card Thumbnail How to Become a Model in Australia
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With so much information out there, figuring out how to become a model in Australia can be overwhelming.  Modelling takes commitment, persistence and a little bit of background knowledge. In this article, we’ve listed some of the most important steps to help get you in front of the camera.

By Annie Cooper

Have Your Modelling Portfolio Ready to Go.

Just like you need to bring a resume to any job interview, you will need to bring a modelling portfolio to your casti... Read More
flip card Thumbnail Model Success Story | Kenneth Lew
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At 31 years of age, Kenneth Lew had been urged by friends to look into modelling for years. He had done a couple of professional shoots before, but had no real modelling experience until he visited The Photo Studio to build his portfolio. This turned out to be an amazing decision, as he landed a modelling contract with Wink Models just a couple of months after visiting our studio.
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flip card Thumbnail Model Success Story | Isitha Semitha
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University student Ishitha Semitha visited our studio twice in order to build up her portfolio, after deciding that she wanted to break into the industry.  With a strong belief that personality is just as important as appearance in modelling, Ishitha sees herself as an example of someone who could help change people’s perceptions of beauty standards in modelling.
‘I believe every woman is capable of becoming a model irrespective of their shape, size, colour or race. I for one am an exampl... Read More
flip card Thumbnail Model Success Story | Catherina Doyle
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At 59 years old, Catherina Doyle has reached an age of reflection. Asserting that she has so much to look back on and to look forward to, Catherina is eager to take on any new opportunities that come her way, which includes her shoot at The Photo Studio.
Her eagerness and positive attitude landed her a modelling contract, with Catherina recently being signed to modelling agency SilverFox MGMT.
She has clear goals for her modelling career, “to be a role model for any woman that is ques... Read More
flip card Thumbnail Model Success Story | Ishitha Semitha
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University student Ishitha Semitha visited our studio twice in order to build up her portfolio, after deciding that she wanted to break into the industry.  With a strong belief that personality is just as important as appearance in modelling, Ishitha sees herself as an example of someone who could help change people’s perceptions of beauty standards in modelling.
‘I believe every woman is capable of becoming a model irrespective of their shape, size, colour or race. I for one am an exampl... Read More
flip card Thumbnail Petite Model Search Winner | Olivia Alarcon
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As the winner of The Photo Studio’s “Petite Model Search,” Olivia is a strong believer that the modelling industry is as diverse as it needs to be and notes that, ‘in Australia it’s changing very slowly.’ After overcoming numerous obstacles, Olivia is ready to stand for a more inclusive modelling industry. ‘Don’t stop because they tell you to. If I had stopped when the first agency told me that I was too small, I would not be where I am today.


By Rosa Ablett-Johnstone

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flip card Thumbnail What You Should Know Before Your First Visit to The Photo Studio
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Planning a photo shoot can be an overwhelming process, particularly if you have never done it before. It’s like getting your first tattoo; it requires thought, commitment and probably a whole lot of background research. If you are anything like me, you probably research everything before you fully commit to it. Having dinner? Pre-download the PDF menu and read every single Google review. Booking a hotel? Watch the YouTube videos, Google the images, question whether it’s all worth it, and t... Read More
flip card Thumbnail Photographers Melbourne
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Our photographers Melbourne are the best in the field. Their extraordinary work has been admired by Vogue, Hunger Magazine and -most importantly- our clients.

Juan Farrell

Juan’s impressive knowledge of photography, French impressionism and rückenfigurs make him a walking encyclopedia - he’s definitely one of the most interesting people you’ll ever meet.  Juan has worked as a photographer in India, Germany, Hong Kong, Dubai and Lima shooting fashion, advertising and m... Read More
flip card Thumbnail Model Success Story | Melise Reynolds
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Agency: Khoo Agency

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flip card Thumbnail Model Success Story | Chelsea Flecken
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Agency: Just Khoo

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flip card Thumbnail Model Success Story | Juergen Schultz
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Agency: Real People

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flip card Thumbnail Model Success Story | Oskar Almgren
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Agency: Brazen Models

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flip card Thumbnail Model Success Story | Diana Liu
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Agency: Silver Fox MGMT

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flip card Thumbnail Why It's Time for Modelling Agencies to Start Signing Petite Models
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The modelling world has been continuously evolving with more people using their voices to promote diversity in the fashion industry. We no longer want models to represent the image of perfection but rather see them as something natural and realistic. Thanks to our voices, brands such as ASOS and Aerie embraced the changes and stopped photoshopping out their models' stretch marks. We are now closer than ever to finally proving that beauty comes in all sizes, colours and backgrounds. However, ther... Read More
flip card Thumbnail Meg's Top 11 Editorial Makeup Looks
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Do you need a boost of makeup inspiration for your photoshoot? Look no further! In this article we are breaking down 11 of The Photo Studio’s most iconic editorial makeup looks. From glamour makeup to natural looks, we’ve got you covered with tips to help you achieve these looks yourself.


By Meg Swain

1. Galactic Glamour

Source: The Photo Studio

This editorial makeup look combines dark colours with sharp lines. The vampy, deep red lip contras... Read More
flip card Thumbnail List of Petite Modelling Agencies in Australia
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If you are a petite model, it can be difficult to find petite modelling agencies to represent you. The fashion industry defines petite models as women under 5'7" and men under 5'11". Petite models are often overlooked by modelling agencies, and those that do have a petite modelling division may only sign a small number of models. Petite modelling agencies are few and far between - but we have done a deep dive into the modelling agencies in Australia, and found 7  modelling agencies that ha... Read More
flip card Thumbnail Featured Portfolio | Cassandra Lubin
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High School Student Cassandra Lubin came into The Photo Studio Australia after seeing a competition on Instagram, deciding it was time to take the next step.

“Modeling and taking pictures has always been something I’ve been interested in and passionate about, although I had never had enough motivation or confidence to do anything about it until The Photo Studio contacted me.” Says Cassandra.

While her day-to-day style is classically modern one day and alternative the ... Read More
flip card Thumbnail Featured Portfolio | Ghazal Morad
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Primary School Teacher Ghazal Morad came into The Photo Studio Australia with the intention of creating a series of shots to empower her.

Describing her style as, “independent, unique, and sophisticated”, Ghazal worked to create a portfolio that was classical, playful and distinctive. As she explains, certain garments were chosen to express aspects of her personality.

“I love fashion, styling and looking my best. I have always believed that beautiful souls have positi... Read More
flip card Thumbnail 10 Iconic Photo Shoots to Inspire Your Shoot
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Whether this is your first photo shoot or your 100th, it can be hard to know what to expect when you come in and can be difficult finding inspiration for styling your shoot. We picked 10 of the most iconic photo shoots of all time to help you plan your shoot.

By Monique Courtney

10. The Power of the White Shirt, by Peter Lindbergh

Shot in 1988, this shoot featured six supermodels—Estelle Lefébure, Karen Alexander, Rachel Williams, Linda Evangelista, Tatjana P... Read More
flip card Thumbnail Featured Portfolio | Catherine Chea
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University Student Catherine Chea came into The Photo Studio Australia after a split second decision to enter a competition that was running on Instagram.

2017 had been one of the hardest years of Catherine’s life, dealing with both mental health issues and an eating disorder. Catherine wanted to use her time at the studio to celebrate how far had come after recovering.

“I always hated the way I looked and I always hated taking photos. But that one day when I went to ... Read More