Model: Training & practice in coaching

The catwalk is yours! To make the big entrance, you have to practice, practice, practice. The biggest models in the fashion industry started out as young girls. For you too, it was basics first. Nobody can start without mistakes, because you learn from them. Our editorial staff was allowed to accompany the model coach Lutz […]

Model: Requirements, application, model agency & tips! 33 questions to Stephan Czaja

Becoming a model – Stephan Czaja, owner of Cocaine Models gives us answers to all important questions today! The new season of Germany’s next Topmodel is on and hundreds of thousands of young girls are following Heidi Klum’s show. Stephan takes us behind the scenes of haute couture, advertising and casting today. What do you […]

Models & Photographers: How to recognize a real model?

A gifted body, a sympathetic charisma and of course the “certain something” – this is how pretty young women imagine their good prospects for a well-paid modeling career. But reality also demands further attributes, depending on the model industry, hard work in front of and behind the camera as well as absolute stress resistance. What […]

Becoming a model: How the Model Scout recognizes your potential

Not everyone has the potential to become a model, unfortunately you just have to say that. The prerequisites for becoming a model vary depending on the market (national and international). However, there are always certain minimum sizes and certain modem dimensions to keep. Only in few exceptions things like the model size are not considered, […]

Behind the Scenes: Model Booker Enable Career

Once run over the fashion week in New York for the biggest brands like Prada, Dior, Gucci is the dream of some young girls and men. However, many are not aware that there is more behind the model. Because every successful model has an agency that represents her and to which the job requests go. […]

Shooting tips from the fashion photographer: Behavior on the set – Become a model Special #7

Fashion photographer Oliver Rudolph tells you how models behave best on set. In our series about all topics around modeling we showed you how to become a successful model. Now one of the best photographers will tell you what he expects from professional models and what you can do to improve your set from day […]

The Right Model Jobs – Become a Model Special #3

Once in a model agency, the big dream of most models is also to earn enough money with their model jobs. As a rule, you don’t start directly with a commercial for Gucci or Prada and run at the Paris Fashion Week, but must first convince in a showroom. Stephan M. Czaja – Model Agency […]

The Model Book – Become a Model Special #5

The Model Book! Everyone who wants to become a model needs the book in which everything about modeling is explained. Even models who are already successful and just waiting for their big breakthrough should take a look at the bible of modeling. From general questions about agencies, Polaroids or photographers to jobs, casting situations or […]

The Model Book – Become a Model Special #5

The Model Book – Become a Model Special #5 The Model Book! Everyone who wants to become a model needs the book in which everything about modeling is explained. Even models who are already successful and just waiting for their big breakthrough should take a look at the bible of modeling. From general questions about […]

International modeling: New York, London, Paris – Become a Model Special #4

The premier class of modeling: International Modeling. Once you’ve made it and become one of the top international models, the world is open to you. Your everyday life is full of big campaigns for top brands like Dior or Gucci. You spend a lot of time on the plane flying from Paris to New York […]

Fashion show: Catwalk, Posing and Procedure – Become a Model Special #6

This episode of our Model Special is about fashion show. From the Paris Fashion Week one sees mostly only pompous and breathtaking videos. Designers present their new collections and clothes. Usually you don’t know how it works behind the scenes. But what budget do you need to rock your own fashion show? Stephan M. Czaja […]

Earn money as a model: rights of use and buy out for jobs

How do models make a living? How can you earn money as a model? Every year many young girls and of course boys ask themselves whether they can become models themselves and how they would make a living from their job as models? Whether magazine models, like Cara Delevingne model Mama Heidi Klum, Bella and […]

The Right Model Job – Become a Model Special #3

Once in a model agency, the big dream of most models is also to earn enough money with their model jobs. As a rule, you don’t start directly with a commercial for Gucci or Prada and run at the Paris Fashion Week, but must first convince in a showroom. Stephan M. Czaja – Model Agency […]

Miss Germany? The Camp, the Candidates & Winners – TV Interview

The new season of Germany’s Next Topmodel has started! Here the new advertising icons of Heidi Klum are discovered. There used to be a Miss Germany election. Miss Germany? Currently it takes place again, the election to Miss Germany! Hardly anyone knows the names or can you remember one of the winners of the Miss Germany […]

The wedding of the year – Heidi Klum & Tom Kaulitz

Finally it’s time, the model Mama Heidi Klum says “Yes”. Tom Kaulitz dared to ask all the questions – will you marry me? Soon the Toko Hotel star and the super model take the next big step in their relationship. FIV has listed everything about wedding planning and other facts that are of burning interest […]

THE MODEL BOOK – Become a model… Now in the book trade

Model agent Stephan M. Czaja (Cocaine Models) is very busy. We could still meet him for a short interview and ask him three questions! His new book, The Model Book, has been available in stores since today. The 264-page book is for young models and clarifies all questions young models have. Just in time for […]