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Cosmetics and Modelling
Makeup: The Ultimate Guide by Rae Morris
Rae Morris has been described as one of the world's most creative artists, but her work is not hanging in museums, it's seen on the faces and bodies of some of the best-known international models and actors. Discover the essential makeup tools you'll need. Find the right product at the right price, which eye shadow colours work best, how to achieve the perfect eyebrows, all about false eyelashes, contouring and highlighting your face and ten-minute makeovers for days, evenings and the morning after.
Eye Candy: 50 Makeup Looks for Glam Lids and Luscious Lashes - L Mason
This book provides an eyeful of great looks, with simple diagrams, palette guides and more. It is full of different choices to experiment with from everyday to special nights. The author is a makeup artist for major Hollywood stars and top models such as Cameron Diaz, Isabella Rossellini, Uma Thurman, Kate Moss and Naomi Campbell, and has worked with designers names that include Giorgio Armani and Versace.
Art Models: Life Nudes for Drawing, Painting, and Sculpting by M Johnson
More than 500 crisp photographs portray a diverse set of models in 100 poses - ranging from the classical to the everyday - and show the positions from a variety of angles. Exquisitely detailed photos of particular body parts and precise lighting reveal otherwise hidden areas of the models while providing rich shadowing and tone. The inspiring photographs in this collection are ideal for both students and more advanced artists who are looking for material to supplement a live model class.
Posing Techniques for Photographing Model Portfolios by Billy Pegram
Takes the guesswork out of posing models and provides photographers with the knowledge they need to avoid common pitfalls. It also illustrates numerous posing variations and shows readers how to use poses to acheive a number of different creative objectives. Pegram provides images that illustrate basic poses and shows a host of subtle variations, making this title not only a great instruction manual but an inspiring ideas book too.
Complete Guide for Models by Eric Bean & Jenni Bidner
This book delivers candid, specific inside information about how to get started in the competitive field of modeling, whether you're male or female or the parent of a potential child model. The advice comes from those in the know, including successful models and modeling agents, casting directors, magazine editors, makeup artists, photographers, and health professionals. These experts debunk myths about the profession and shed light on common scams that plague the industry.
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