We have absolutely loved your entries so far. So we have decided to extend our search until 15 May, 2021! We will be choosing not just one, but TWO lucky winners. This means you now have double the chance to win!

Whether you’re passionate about fashion, fitness, photography or anything in between, this is your chance to prove that in 2021 it takes more than looks to become a model. We’re looking for someone aged 13-25* who is not afraid to express their authentic self. Could that be you?


1. Follow us on Instagram (@thephotostudioaustralia)
2. Fill in the application below
3. Make sure your Instagram account is on public


– 2 Hair & Makeup Looks
– Photoshoot & Styling Consultation
– 3 Hour Studio Photo Shoot
– Modelling Portfolio of 20 images

Zennial Model Search
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Q: Who may enter Model Search 2021?
A: Model Search is open to anyone who lives in Sydney, Melbourne and Brisbane, who is aged 13 – 25 years.
Q: How many times can I enter?
A: One (1) entry per person.
Q: Are there any height/size requirements?
A: We know that models come in different shapes and sizes – so this competition doesn’t have any restrictions when it comes to height and sizes.
Q: What about age? Is there a minimum or maximum age to enter?
A: Yes, for this Model Search we are looking for models aged 13 – 25 years. Please note if you’re under 18, we do suggest you talk to your parents before entering the competition.
Q: Do I need to send you photos?
We will be looking through your Instagram account, so there is no need to send photos. Just make sure you set your Insta account to public. If, for any reason you can’t set your profile public – please apply through the form above and send us an email to [email protected] with 2 or 3 photos of yourself with no makeup, no filters.
Q: Am I able to change my entry?
A: Once your entry has been submitted, it can’t be changed or edited but don’t worry! 
Q: How will you select the winner of Model Search?
A:  The winner will be selected by a panel of judges. We will be looking for someone who is passionate about wanting to become a model and inspire others. To be eligible as the winner, you will have to fill the application form in full, have your Instagram account set on public and have photos of yourself. On May 10th, 2021, we will announce on winner on our Instagram and on May 17th we will announce the second winner! 
Q: How many winners are you going to pick?
A:  Two (2) winners. We chose to extend the campaign by a week so we are now going to pick two lucky winners!
Q: What is The Photo Studio Australia?
A: The Photo Studio is a fashion photography studio specializing in model portfolios for people of all ages, looks and backgrounds. The studio was founded in 2007 by renowned advertising photographer North Sullivan and is located in three chic warehouses studios in Sydney, Melbourne and Brisbane.
  • The Competition is run by The Photo Studio 
  • Information on the prize (“Prize”) and how to enter form part of these terms and conditions (“Terms”). Participation in this Promotion is deemed acceptance of these Terms. 
  • Open to residents of Australia in Melbourne, Sydney and Brisbane aged 13 years to 25 years old (“Eligible Entrant”). Employees of the Promoter and its agencies associated with this Promotion, and their immediate families, are ineligible to participate.
  • Competition commences on 22/04/21. Entries close 11.59 pm AEST on 15/05/2021. Entries submitted and received after this time will not be accepted. Entry into Model Search 2021 is deemed to be acceptance of these terms and conditions.
  • Eligibility: The Photo Studio will have sole discretion as to whether or not a person has satisfied the criteria to be able to win this competition. 
  • The winner is not chosen by chance – it is a competition of skill. The winner will be selected by The Photo Studio team and no correspondence will be entered into.
  • One winner will be announced on 10/05/21 via Instagram, Phone call and email. The second winner will be announced in the same way on the 17th of May.
  • The prize is not transferable, substitutable or exchangeable (including any unused portion).
  • Personal information (PI) is being collected by The Photo Studio in order to conduct the Promotion. For this purpose, The Photo Studio may disclose PI to third parties, including but not limited to agents, contractors, service providers and suppliers. Participation is conditional on providing this PI. The Photo Studio will use and handle personal information as set out in its Privacy Policy, which can be viewed at The Privacy Policy also contains information about Qualified Customers you opt out, access, update or correct their PI, how Qualified Customers may complain about the treatment of their PI, and how those complaints will be dealt with. All Qualified Customers information remains the property of The Photo Studio.
  • By entering this competition you are agreeing to be contacted by email or phone by a representative of The Photo Studio or third party. 
  • By entering this competition you will be automatically joined to The Photo Studio newsletter. You may unsubscribe at any time by contacting [email protected] or selecting unsubscribe in the footer of the email.
  • The Photo Studio reserves the right to cancel or amend any aspect of this competition at any time without any liability (including, without limitation, amending or modifying these Terms at any time and from time to time).
  • Total Prize pool is $5,000 and consists of one (1) major prize that includes; Photo and outfit styling consultation,  two (2)  hair and makeup looks on the day, one (1) three (3) hour studio photoshoot with the team at The Photo Studio. Modelling portfolio with twenty (20) images to be provided by The Photo Studio post the photography shoot.
  • The winner will be notified in writing within two (2) business days of the draw via the email address provided by the winner; and by the phone number provided by the winner. The winners will be notified publicly (and their details published) at on 10 May, 2021 & 17 May, 2021.

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308 Montague Rd, West End, 4101

We are located 10 minutes from Brisbane CBD. Onsite parking available.

1300 288 818


2 Hertford St, Fitzroy, 3065

We are located in the heart of Fitzroy between Brunswick St and Smith St. Onsite parking is available when prearranged.

1300 288 818


5 Franklyn Street, Glebe, 2037

We are located in the heart of Glebe just 5 minutes from the Sydney CBD. The easiest parking is in Broadway Shopping Centre directly behind the studio.

1300 288 818

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If you are under 18 we will need to speak with your parents or legal guardians to arrange your photo shoot.