Modelling Casting Calls
I'm a professional freelance photographer who gets paid by taking photographs of my clients. My portfolio speaks for everything. However, as an artist, I would like to create more beautiful work whenever I'm available, apart from having to do more marketing in order for more people to know about my work. Therefore, I do TFCD / test shoots with suitable models who can help me to accomplish some themes that I'm interested in.
This is an opportunity for models who wish to build up their portfolios with quality work to showcase to their potential clients.
What models can gain from doing the shoots with me are the quality of photographs as seen inside my portfolio. The rules and details are inside my TFCD shoot page and thus please read them before contacting me.
I have included a reference album (partially related) out of my existing work for some of the themes, however, they are definitely not the best examples (I can't google and upload other people's work). Moreover, some of my ideas are simply thought out of the box. I do not list the full details for each theme in case people steal my ideas and do them before I'm able to work on them.
The model should be open-minded and also provide the outfit(s), unless indicated.
Apart from the themes/concepts below, I'm also looking for models who are daring enough for me to take photographs for educational purpose by creating more tips for others. For examples, I will be uploading before and after (photoshop) photographs side by side to demonstrate what is professional editing, and I also need to demonstrate errors of both fashion and photography etc. Of course, during the shoot, I will be taking some good photographs to reward the models.
Bikini shoot in studio
So far, my bikini shoots have been done at the beach or by the pool and in my usual lifestyle shooting style. I'm looking at doing a more model-pose shoot with plain background at indoor so as to expand my portfolio to attract new clients (models who wish to create a full set of professional portfolio) and to showcase result from shooting indoor. Preferably a model with some experience.
Reference: Bikini shoot
Elegant bikini in the beach
Probably something like the usual stylish modelling poses at the beach but I'm going to show others that I can do it more tastefully. Yes, someone with modelling experience or aura will be more preferred as well.
Reference: Elegant beach bikini shoot
I have done quite a few bikini shoots but not swimsuit shoot. Therefore, I'm open to ideas. No experience required.
Location: Beach or swimming pool
Reference: Swimwear shoot in a swimming pool
An art shoot that focuses on body inks; sexy yet tasteful. The model must be very open-minded. No private part will be shown on the photographs.
Reference: Art tattoo shoot
Elegant dance shoot
Looking for a ballerina (or any other kind of dancer), gymnast or yoga enthusiast who can do stunts like split while standing on one leg... blah blah.
Reference: Outdoor dance shoot
A good housewife knows how to lock her husband's heart by cooking good food. The model doesn't need to really know how to cook. Perhaps, a hot lady in apron by the oven.
Reference: Sexy fashion shoot
Relaxing day at home
A girl in her pyjamas or loose clothes lazing around at home. A nice sofa, magazine and a cup of coffee will do the job.
Reference: Lifestyle shoot at home
Fruits and sunshine girl
A creative, fun-going and cute girl. Fruits, colours and smiles lighten up everyone's mood.
Location: Studio or clean background
Reference: Christmas fun
A lifestyle shoot of an elegant lady in a library, reading mostly.
Reference: Lifestyle shoot in furniture mall
Lingerie, babydoll, bra, panties... women's stuff. Memory's sake - many ladies wish to capture themselves in their bodies before they grow old. I'm building up more portfolio for a big number of potential clients.
Reference: Boudoir shoot
Sexy fashion shoot
Outdoor shoot that doesn't wrap the model up. Definitely not the normal type of shoot clients will be paying me to shoot.
Reference: Sexy outdoor fashion shoot
High fashion shoot
Fashion in a gorgeous/elegant gown/dress that the model owns. Probably in a city area.
Reference: Outdoor fashion shoot
Just a big formal button shirt covering everything.
Location: House / studio
Reference: Boyfriend shirt shoot
Mysterious, elegant girl in the sea
A long dress or gown provided by the model. Standing and floating in the sea.
Reference: Beach shoot
Lots of newspaper in the scene.
Reference: Newspaper shoot
East VS West
Sexy (Western) outfit in a traditional place (Eastern) - the contrast.
Reference: Outdoor boudoir and glamour shoot
Messy clothes make the background. Probably a cheeky model.
The hot "low-skilled" workers
Sweepers and construction workers on the street can be hot babes too. Be nice and show respect to our hardworking workers who are willing to take up the jobs that most people do not want to do.
Reference: Stylish outdoor shoot
An artistic shoot that may dirty the entire place, model and unfortunately, my equipment as well. Probably flour.
Fairy LED Lighting
Playing with the lights.
Candles will light the model and scene. Get hot.
No clothes on but no private part will be shown. Sexy but tasteful and artistic.
Reference: Tattoo shoot
Drying the clothes on a rope after they are removed from the washing machine or after handwash.
Hot housewife with the washing machine(s).
Taekwondo / Karate
Showing off the high kicks and impressive moves.
Nothing kinky. Something more edgy.