What is Modeling Portfolio Book
A modeling portfolio book is an aspiration of modeling photographers where they can show their uniqueness. Through a professional and impressive portfolio book, the modeling photographers can also show their best masterpieces so that they are able to get a lot more chances in this the photography industry. If you want to compile a portfolio book for modeling, this article will show you how.
A portfolio book should be a representation of the best masterpieces of yours. Generally, it contains photos that you like the most and clearly describes your photography styles. A modeling portfolio book does not always have to contain a lot of photos. Especially if it is getting mixed with so-so photos. If this happens, it is possible that your client will assume that your work is not consistent and you are an average photographer. You sure do not want to be assumed this way. Moreover, the more photos in a portfolio book, the more likely it is to fail in leaving a deep impression. So that it will be better if a portfolio book contains only 12 photos to 30 photos.
The photos displayed should be the kind of photo that you love. If you love modeling photography, then your portfolio book should be a modeling portfolio book. If you are interested in more than one kinds of photography, for example, wedding photography and modeling photography, and you are an expert in both of them, prepare 2 categories of portfolio books. Do not ever mix them. Even though there are many photographers who show their portfolios through websites in the form of a slideshow or photo gallery, a portfolio book with printed photos is still better.
You must also concern about the quality of print and package. Print your photos with high-quality papers, do not rely on your personal printer or photo lab that used to print photos for the public. Find a professional and trusted lab photo. Then, do not put your photos into a map. Create an attractive and creative package which reflects your vision. The package of your modeling portfolio book is an important signal that shows the level of your creativity and concern on details. If you find it difficult to make an attractive package on your own, you can ask for help from a graphic visual designer to create one. Because if you do not appreciate your own work, no one will.