Category: Time Out!
People who reflect on what makes a figure model excellent can easily see that the work has high requirements. Excellent modeling requires management, ethical sensitivity, human relations, self-appreciation, and performance skills. The performance skills include athletic abilities (along with recognition of personal limits within those abilities), powers of invention, and creativity. Required, too, are common sense, proper use of time and space limitations (what is the studio like in shape, size, and appearance: how much time have we used in this pose –
Sections ten through eighteen have been presented pretty grimly
and very negatively. In some sense, their main message is: “When you
find a problem, follow your own good judgment, instead of these
suggestions or any others”. Work with photographers can be exciting
and productive; posing with other people, especially when those
people are dear to you, can be tremendously inspiring both to you and
to artists who work with you.