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Signing This Modeling Contract Could Cost You Thousands of Dollars

October 26, 2017 0 Comments

If you ever get the opportunity to work on a commercial modeling job, you will be asked to sign a model a modeling contract on the set. It is called a model release form. This is a legal document that gives the photographer permission to use your image. The model release form has to be […]

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I Did Something Crazy – and Glad I Did

August 18, 2017 8 Comments

Sometimes we have to do some pretty crazy things in the acting and modeling industry. I was just in that situation and wanted to share it with you. I have been making the trip from Baltimore, MD to N.Y. for auditions and work since 1989. Depending on how l travel, it could take me anywhere […]

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Can Your Clothes Make or Break an Audition?

May 2, 2017 0 Comments

When you get the opportunity to audition for a TV commercial, feature film, TV show or even an industrial film or to attend a go-see for a modeling job, what clothing should you wear? There are two philosophies surrounding wardrobe and auditions. In this article, you will hear two different opinions and then Aaron shares his personal views in the article.

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Answer This 1 Question and Your Career Can Change

April 19, 2017 0 Comments

I just returned from giving some workshops in Johannesburg, South Africa and got the chance to watch many many talented people perform. I Saw Some Really Sweet Kitty’s I am also so fortunate to having been asked to give a workshop today in St. Louis, at an incredible international photographers convention. What I have learned […]

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Acting and Modeling Quick Tip: Don’t Get Dropped By Your Agent – Try This

April 5, 2017 3 Comments

There are a number of reasons why agents decide to drop their actors or models. Sometimes it is because they are not booking any jobs. Sometimes it is due to being unprofessional, showing up late for go-sees or bookings, or not being prepared when arriving on a set. Another reason is because the agent was angry […]

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The Photo of a Giraffe Can Get You More Auditions

March 7, 2017 0 Comments
The Photo of a Giraffe Can Get You More Auditions

Last week someone sent me a photo of a new born giraffe. This 6’0 newborn looked so interesting and beautiful she just grabbed my attention. I knew that I needed to see her in person. So, last Sunday I took my family to the zoo and we got a chance to see “Willow”, her mom […]

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What Type of Wardrobe Should You Wear to Your Go-See

January 20, 2017 3 Comments

A frequent question that actors and models ask me is what they should wear when attending a go-see. A go-see is the term used for the model’s audition. Typically, the model will have two or three photos taken. It happens very quickly. Having the right wardrobe and looking the part is something I feel is […]

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Practice This Technique and Your Photos Will Get Noticed

January 20, 2017 0 Comments

Many actors and models have told me how it can be hard for them to show believable expressions and many layers of emotions during a modeling job or while attending a go-see. It is difficult for them because they are not saying any lines. I have had many actors and models tell me that they […]

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Acting and Modeling Quick Tip – The #1 Question You Need to Ask at Every Go-See

December 23, 2016 0 Comments

When an actor or model is attending a go-see, there is one question that you absolutely need to ask if you really want to give yourself your best chance in booking the job. By not asking this question, you are making it really hard to be cast in the project. Share with others what strategies […]

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How to Use Your Acting Skills and Book Modeling Jobs

June 21, 2016 2 Comments

When I first got started in the industry, in 1984, I had no idea that there was such a thing as commercial modeling. When I heard the word model, I immediately thought of supermodels walking down runways. Learning about commercial modeling has changed my career and life.  What is Commercial Modeling? Let me first quickly […]

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Acting and Modeling Quick Tip – Try This if You Are Not Paid For a Job

June 15, 2016 2 Comments

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[Acting and Modeling Quick Tip] Don’t Ever Do This Without Asking

April 28, 2016 5 Comments

Whether you are on a set, at an audition or attending a go-see, never do this without first asking the other actor or model.

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Acting and Modeling Quick Tip – Would You Accept This Job?

October 21, 2015 10 Comments

Share your story here. Have you ever turned down an audition or a job?

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Acting and Modeling Quick Tip This Will Fix Your Problem On a Set

September 28, 2015 4 Comments

Share some tips you have about ways of helping actors and models on a set.

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Acting and Modeling Quick Tip – Should You Say This to Another Model

August 5, 2015 6 Comments

Should you ever say this to another model.

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Acting and Modeling Quick Tip With Aaron Marcus – Always Ask the Other Talent These Words

July 7, 2015 2 Comments

Audition Secrets Online Workshop
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Quick Tip Series With Aaron Marcus – Don’t Accept the Job if You See This Word

March 6, 2015 5 Comments

If you see this word in the description of the job, you might not want to accept it

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Quick Tip Series With Aaron Marcus – Secrets to Getting a Copy of Your Print Ad

October 20, 2014 0 Comments

Secrets to Getting a Copy of Your Print Ad – Quick Tip Series With Aaron Marcus

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You Need to Be Able to Adapt to Photographers (Vlog)

April 24, 2014 1 Comment

You need to learn how to adapt to a photographer

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Is There Any Type of Spoken Slate During a Go-See?

September 10, 2013 0 Comments

Have you ever had to say a slate during a go-see? If so, share your experiences with others below.

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