Hey you–yes, YOU! Get out there and market yourself!
Like in any successful career, you need to market yourself! As a model or actor it is vital to spread your name to industry professionals. We provide the contacts, its up to you to make the connections. So what are you waiting for? Here are some fun ways to connect on New Faces:
Be seen by top agents sooner! This is the easiest thing you can do. Just send out an email to all your friends and tell them to rate you. Tell your friends, family and everyone you know to go to your portfolio and rate you using the
- Fun fact: you can import your email contacts (Gmail, Yahoo, AOL, Outlook etc.) and message friends and family, directly from New Faces LaunchPad, to tell them about their portfolio. How easy is that?!
What are you waiting for? Success doesn't just happen – you make it happen! So get out there and get seen. Let agents and industry professionals know about you! Just go to the 'Get Cast' button and click on 'Contact Agencies'. Check our our massive list of cool and approachable agents and scouts. Reach out to pro's in the industry. Research which agencies and scouts need your talent and type, and message them by clicking Contact Member in their portfolio. It's fun, and it works!
APPLY TO CASTINGS
Check it out–there are jobs casting that need someone just like YOU! So what are you waiting for? Get off your butt and start submitting yourself! Tonnes of worldwide casting directors, model agencies, talent agencies and photographers post casting calls and auditions on our site every single day. Don't know how? It's easy–just go to the 'Get Cast' button and click 'Apply to Castings'. Are you a Basic member? Ooohhhh– well now's a good time to upgrade because only upgraded members are able to submit to castings. Why? Well it's simple: casting directors are super busy, and they don't want to deal with people who aren't serious about their career. Whether or not you're willing to pay the small fee to upgrade is the best gauge we have of how serious you are about your career. So upgrade and Apply Apply Apply your heart out!
SET UP YOUR NOTIFICATIONS
Wondering who's in town? Like to gossip about your friends new photos? Just plain not getting enough email? Why not stay updated with people you want to work with! Choose which members and photographers you want to be notified about in your LaunchPad and PRESTO – you'll start getting fun emails (which you can cancel or revise at any time). But don't just sit there and read all day–message them when they are coming to your town!
Want to make a splash – in someone else's portfolio?? Co–opt some of their glory by leaving a comment (with your super-glam photo attached, of course) in their portfolio. It's super easy to do – just visit their portfolio and click the link to the right of their main portfolio image that says – you guessed it! – 'Leave a Comment'. Oh yeah, and sharing comments also shows that you're actively working with people and using the site.
Like to talk? Got something to say? Then you'll love the forums! Connect with members, photographers and agents directly (yes, you heard me – directly!) Talk one-on-one with other talent and industry professionals through our in–depth forum system. Our favorite topics include topics include Time for Prints (that's where you can find photographers who will shoot your for FREE!), Beauty Tips, and Free Industry Events and Parties (WooHoo!).