Male models require a certain ineffable look and image when posing for an artist or photographer. Being tall, dark and the spitting image of a Greek god doesn't hurt, either. Specific requirements depend on the particular gig and on the type of modeling you are doing. For example, height, weight and clothing size requirements apply to high-fashion and runway models, but commercial models in print ads come in all different shapes and sizes, including plus-size male models. Male models pose in different positions for photographers and artists who endeavor to create a specific image. Physical requirements rest on the type of modeling job. Hand and foot models must have straight appendages and an even skin tone for modeling jewelry or footwear.
9 Top Poses for Male Models
Home Blog Male Model Posing. Posing can be really tough for new male models. The key to mastering this pose is to work on your posture.
How to Pose as a Male Model
Teen male models are sought after for their looks and their ability to highlight clothes or some other object that an advertiser is selling. In order to be noticed, land an agent and get paying jobs as a male model, you'll need determination and patience. Obtain full body and close-up photographs.
Here at Teen Vogue , we tend to be partial to the talented young women who walk through our doors—Gigi, Jourdan, Karlie, and the like—but it occurred to us recently that we very well may have been neglecting the boys! Male modeling is a very important part of our industry, as we all know thanks to the impending Zoolander sequel , so what better time than now to spotlight the 12 young men whose careers are taking off before our very eyes? Click through to meet our very own boys of summer…and be sure to follow them on Instagram for even more male model mayhem. Shooting with Bruce Weber, he's one of my favorite photographers! What's the best part about the summer? Wearing flip flops. Dream vacation getaway?