Before and After Photoshop Images of Me

The purpose of this post is to expose the use of photoshop in model photography. It’s not ALL ABOUT making people look skinny, many other features make a photo “pop”: contrast, color, cropping, etc. Before I started modeling, I was insecure about scars, stretch marks, and even freckles that most …

Don’t “Suck it in”! Body-positive tips and examples for confident model posing

Let me dispel something for you RIGHT NOW: there is no such thing as a “perfect body”. Just like there is no such thing as a perfect leaf, a perfect storm, or a perfect meal, all these ideals are POPPYCOCK! Great images are created through confidence, knowing your body, posing …

How Photoshop Helped me Overcome my Insecurities about Nude Modeling with Stretch Marks

Photoshop my Scars! My opinion on ethical vs detrimental use of editing models’ bodies. Having a passionate drive for modeling when the world says you are inadequate to succeed is like having a HUGE crush on someone who is already taken. Like a rotten limb dragging you behind, insecurities cause …

What is Freelance Modeling Anyway?

 What is Freelance Modeling Anyway? This is what I have learned about the industry (you don’t need representation!!)      The common Perception of a “model” is stick thin, 6 feet tall. this is a media-spread image fueled by the fashion industry. A very small percentage of women in America …