• Kamla-Kay @KAMLAKAY

Landing paid model casting calls

Updated: Jun 2, 2019

Have you ever browsed on Instagram, Facebook or even Craigslist and saw a post that stated something to the effect of "Models Wanted" or "Model Casting Call?"

A model casting call, or casting, is when a client has a project that they would like to shoot either for print, video or runway and they are in the process of selecting models, or "casting" models to best fit their vision.

Aspiring models often find themselves doing local fashion shows, modeling for individual private brands and attending events with the promise that they will get exposure to elevate their career.

While I am a fan of getting your feet wet and doing some things for free to gain experience, let's face it.