Choosing the Right Photographer for Your Fitness Model Portfolio

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When it comes to creating a fitness model portfolio, there’s one crucial decision that can make or break your success: choosing the right photographer. This blog post is here to guide you through that process. We’ll take a look at three remarkable images captured by the talented Chicago portrait photographer, John Gress. These images not […]

Choosing the Right Photographer for Your Modeling Portfolio

When it comes to creating a compelling modeling portfolio, choosing the right photographer can make all the difference. A great photographer will not only capture your best angles but also help you express your unique style and personality. In this guide, we’ll walk you through some essential tips on selecting the perfect photographer for your […]

The Power of Authenticity: Celebrating Diversity in Modeling Photoshoots

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A new era is unfolding, one that cherishes authenticity, diversity, and the distinct personalities that define each model. We’ll explore how inclusive modeling portrait photoshoots are reshaping the industry. Photographers are creating a platform for diverse models to shine and celebrate their individuality. Join us on this journey into the captivating realm of photoshoots, brought […]

Crafting a Winning Portfolio: The Essentials Every Model Needs

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Crafting a winning portfolio is the passport to endless opportunities. Understanding the essentials of a model’s portfolio is an absolute must! Whether you’re a budding model looking to break into the industry or a seasoned pro aiming to refresh your body of work.  We’ll explore the art of portfolio creation. Lets unpack the crucial elements […]

The Magic of Lighting in Fitness Photography

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When it comes to capturing the perfect shot in fitness photography, Chicago portrait photographer John Gress knows that the devil—or in this case, the divinity—is in the details. With years of experience as a fitness photographer, Gress has perfected the art of using lighting setups that do more than just illuminate his subjects; they sculpt […]