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The Good Vibes of Marc Pend

The Good Vibes of Marc Pend

Welcome back Marc!   Hey World of Models! I’m good, whats the news?! Well lets make the point on my 2016. Actually was pretty good, i traveled a lot and i had fun. I wo...

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The german model Johannes Niermann: some highlights on his modeling career

He is back to World of Models family, sharing his updates on his modeling career since his last interview http://www.worldofmodels.com.br/johannes.html   Hello Edward and all readers of The World of Models. A lot of things happened since my previous interview.   I got more into the European market, working with strong agencies in each region of Europe. Another project was the first trip to the States in Augus...

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The scouter Debora Dias: "I didn´t choose having a career in fashion, I was chosen by fashion – and I was way too in love to say no".

  The director Debora Dias (she rocksssssssssssssss!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!) And her amazing models!!!   I was born in Recife – a beach city in Northeast Brazil. I have also lived in Germany and Canada. In fact, I have been traveling all around since I was a small child. I recently graduated in social communication with major in Journalism. Among my personal interests I may highlight   foreign languages, history ...

25 abr 4:43 PM 0 Read More...

Daiane Wessler: "I really like catwalks. Every time I walk, I see my dream come true. It is a truly unique experience"

Hi everybody, my name is Daiane Wessler and I'm glad to have the opportunity to share a little bit about myself. I'm a girl from a city located in the southern part of Brazil, in the state of Santa Catarina. Everyone has a dream and since I was a kid, my dream was to become a model.     Modeling is not as easy as it seems and I'm still working hard to achieve my aims. Since the beginning I had the support of my ...

21 abr 1:08 AM 0 Read More...

The young photographer Jonathan Wolpert: "I define my style as something beautiful that came from the darkness"

Hello World Of Models! It's MY pleasure to be part of this family, I'm really excited! I'm Jonathan Wolpert, 18 years old, a fashion photographer and I live in Recife, Pernambuco, Brazil.   I started photography when I was 13 when my mom gave me a polaroid camera. I started shooting plants, sky, dark places and some friends. When I turned 16, I was invited to do   an editorial, and it was soooooo crazy becaus...

20 abr 2:16 AM 0 Read More...

New faces rock, the series. Episode 21: Thais Lucena

Hello Ed, hello World of Models family, it is a pleasure to be here and share a little bit about myself with  you guys. Well, my name is Thais Lucena, I'm 18 years old I'm from Recife PE, Brazil.     I am one of the new faces of EP Models Agency and I´m focusing my modeling career, doing my best to achieve great results. Love at first sight People used to tell me that I had "the look", so last year I decided ...

17 abr 11:44 PM 0 Read More...

Veridiano Tesch: "Sexy poses, fashion poses. A good music playing is part of a great shooting!"

Born in december 17th,1991 in Porto Alegre, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil. My standard is prudence and discipline. Feet on the ground, I don't let myself get carried away by anything that is deemed frivolous or too alluring proposals.   Punctual and responsible with my commitments, I don't leave anything unfinished I like Philosophy and Research. I study in order to get answers about the unknown. I try to live accor...

17 abr 4:52 PM 0 Read More...

New faces rock, the series. Episode 20, part 2: Sebastian Sauve

He is back for the second part interview with Edward Carl. Enjoy it folks!   A fashionista? I like fashion and wear all that stuff outside of shows. Maybe if I was a millionaire and that kind of money to spend. Actually, I think I’d still shop in charity stores and buy cheap copycat brands. If there was two nice shirts next to eachother and one was expensive with a lable and one cost $2 but looked the same with...

08 abr 2:24 AM 0 Read More...

Stylists and fashion designers, so stylish! Episode 2: Leandro Lourenço

The stylist Leandro Lourenço Hello folks, I´m Leandro Lourenço, brazilian stylist, 28 years old and I live in São Paulo, Brazil. My passions are fashion, religion,  photography and I love the work of brazilian photographer Christian  Cravo. It was a great prvilege to see one of his latest work "Nos Jardins do Éden" at the Tomie Ohtake Institute here in São Paulo. My inspirations came from  such unique an...

07 abr 12:42 AM 0 Read More...

Lucas Arantes: "Modeling and Acting are 2 careers that can allow me to search for new horizons and also will give me some important tools for my professional skills"

[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=69l_zpa_JAM&feature=related[/youtube] First off, thank you guys for allowing me to share my story with you. Pleasure to be a member of the World of Models family!. I´m a brazilian model, born in Piumhi, located in the state of Minas Gerais, but I was raised in Belo Horizonte, the capital city of this state. After spending such great moments living in this city, I finally...

03 abr 7:30 PM 0 Read More...

Rinus Johannes: his first time ever in a samba school´s parade

He was one of the main floatee in the Mocidade Independente de Padre Miguel´s parade, one of the most famous brazilian samba school.The parade took place some weeks ago during Carnival in Sambodrome   (a place consisted of several independent concrete structures along both sides of an avenue where several samba schools use to perform for a huge  audience). The samba schools´ parade is just like a fierce ...

31 mar 2:16 AM 0 Read More...

New faces rock, the series. Episode 20 part 1: Sebastian Sauve

Tall, Blonde, Blue. Likes to laugh with or at. Sports, watching, drinking, games, eating, sleeping, etc. Half American half German, Live in England and have done for 12 years now. How did it all begin: a very intriguing story!! lol lol lol    This is always the first question in every interview and although my story is good, it´s getting repetitive so here's my alternative Hollywood version: I was in the ju...

25 mar 12:27 AM 0 Read More...

Model Constantin Simon: "I have always been interested in fashion, but I am not crazy about it. Especially if you are in that field, fashion sometimes loses its magic glow"

  Hey there! Great to be here! My name is Constantin Simon and I am from Vienna, Austria - where I was born and raised. I attended a technical school there and finished my studies in Business Administration and Finance.  I started working as a model when I was studying at the University.       As I was busy with my studies it was not until I finished Uni that I could travel further abroad and really  start ...

19 mar 1:05 AM 0 Read More...

Photographer Julian Laidig: "My biggest project is my very own online magazine HOLE (http://www.hole-magazine.com), which presents stylists, hair and make-up artists, photographers, designers and of course models"

    My way to photography was more out of desperation than conviction, to understand this as my future career. Due to the Austrian education system I had to choose by the age of 15, to do either a normal school with graduation or to do a professional training, including graduation. As it made more sense to me to do the professional training,   I was even more motivated to find something suitable. I wasn‘t g...

18 mar 3:32 AM 0 Read More...

Model Bryan Guinaugh: "One of my first jobs was the United Colors of Benneton campaign and looking back I didn’t know what

       Well, I´m from Colorado Springs, Colorado but now reside in LA, even though I´m currently in Hong kong,but my interests! Hmm let´s see I grew up an athlete so love sports. I´m a mountain boy, love being outdoors, camping ,fishing, all that kind of stuff, of course a main interest are girls haha, I love being creative which is why I´ve gotten into acting a little while back.     I´m interested in ...

18 mar 12:23 AM 0 Read More...

George Brown: "Keys to success, well, if your lucky to be scouted by me,it will be a cake walk lol"

He is one of the scouters at Red Model Management NY, one of the most prestigious american modeling agencies and in this exclusive interview for World of Models, he shares his thoughts about the fashion world!  The Red models         I was born in the suburbs of Kingston, Jamaica in a small but beautiful mountain town call Stony Hill. I consider myself Black or Afro American but my great grandfather was Ir...

12 mar 6:58 PM 0 Read More...

Photographer Rob Durand: "The first thing that caught my imagination was, as with many photographers, the female form"

   Well, frst of all, the honour is mutual, thank you. I was born and raised in a small town centered in Holland, where I spend my first eighteen years. Then I discoverd the art of photography, and quickly moved to Amsterdam, where I had the honour of asisting the leading Dutch celebrity photograper at that time. I was hooked from the beginning, and still am. The first thing that caught my imagination was, as wit...

12 mar 2:48 AM 0 Read More...

Model Jonatas Emidio: "When I pose to photographers, I just feel like being in family"

   Hello everyone, my name is Jonatas, brazilian, 20 years old I am Brazilian and I was born in São Paulo. I started my modeling career when I was 16 (I don´t exactly remember why I decided to go to a modeling agency), but a week later,  I was already shooting and I´ve been working hard since then, I feel now I have much more experience to focus my modeling career. I´m really excited for the opportunities ...

11 mar 11:49 PM 0 Read More...

Sérgio de Melo: the amazing stories of a famous former model and his passion for photography and directing

Ladies and gentlemen, come to Sérgio´s world! Modeling, Photography, Directing. The passion of a cool guy for the images that delight our minds and hearts Hi folks, I´m Sérgio de Melo, brazilian, living in Rio de Janeiro, the most beautiful city around the world.I´m also a wanderer. I´ve lived in São Paulo, Europe and in America too. Photography has always been part of my life, first as a model I always use...

27 fev 9:24 PM 0 Read More...

Model Stuart Bellamy: "I am writing this on location in the middle of nowhere! 2 hours drive from Cape Town shooting a Scandinavian catalogue"

In Cape Town´s beach I was born and grew up in Cape Town, South Africa, where I had as pretty active lifestyle. I studied psychology and marketing for 6 years and was rowing for school, university and South Africa. I am very into my landscape photography so spend alot of time hiking and travelling.   I started modelling when I was 18 after school. I was on the beach in Cape Town and a nice lady came up to me and...

27 fev 5:08 AM 0 Read More...

New faces rock, the series. Episode 18: Higor Bastos

Hello World of Models family, my name is Higor Bastos 18 years old brazilian and I was born in Juiz de Fora,  but grew up and raised in a small town called Matias Barbosa, both cities located in the state of Minas Gerais. My main aim is to be well succeeded in my career as a male model.       Actually I always enjoyed the fashion world and the performing arts. I used to talk to Sergio Mattos, the director of 4...

26 fev 5:35 PM 0 Read More...

New faces rock, the series. Episode 19: Kenzie Roth

    My name is Kenzie Roth, 21 years old, born and raised in a city right outside of Portland, Oregon (for those of you who don´t know where that is, it´s right above California in the States). As a child I played almost every sport but my favorite was basketball.     i enjoy the outdoors that includes everything from fishing to hunting and snowboarding to camping. I would have to say camping is my all time ...

26 fev 2:40 AM 0 Read More...

Jewish model Shon Balaish: some highlights on his modeling career

Hello everyone! I´m Shon Balaish, model (my mother agency is Elite), 23 years old born and raised in Tel Aviv, Israel.I´m also studying Law to become a lawyer soon. I started modeling 2 years ago. I was in a mall buying some clothes in a store, a guy aproached me and   asked me if I would like to become a model, so I decided to give a try and a month later I made my first book. One thing leads to other and the...

26 fev 2:40 AM 0 Read More...

Stylists and fashion designers, so stylish! Episode 1: Dário Shoupaiwisky

Start to spread the news my dear World of Models family. I´ve just launched my new series on stylists and fashion designers. From now on, you´ll be reading about the work and inspiration of these terrific professionals that make the fashion industry a fascinating business. And in my episode#1, I invited Dario Shoupaiwisky, the stylist from Recife, Brazil and chief editor of online mag Of the Moda. Have fun! Produc...

08 fev 11:19 PM 0 Read More...

Joseph Ackon: "I became a model when I was 6 months old and since then I´ve been working with so many big names on fashion industry

     Thank you guys for having me. I´m Joseph Ackon 23 Years old. I´m half brasilian from São Paulo and half Ghana from my father´s tribe fanti. I became a model when I was 6 months old. I was with my mother in the street and she received a card inviting me for a  tv comercial. I can´t remember my first shooting because I was a baby. The best thing about being a model is to be able to meet new people eve...

08 fev 12:58 AM 0 Read More...

Photographer Dennison Bertram: "I think imagery has moved away from being intertwined with words. We never bother to describe anything anymore, we just show people the picture again"

He took a lot of inspiration in the Czech Republic Growing up, I was always into artistic expression, I come from a family of artists and writers. I first really started taking pictures in   Costa Rica when I was 15, but it wasn't until I was about 20 or so that I realized one could do it as a full-time thing. It takes a while to make the transition from being interested in something to making a career out of i...

07 fev 2:56 AM 0 Read More...

New faces rock, the series. Episode 17: Bo Pressly

  The dancer from Charlotte Well, I was born in Miami, FL. But was raised in Charlotte, NC. Southern raised and proud of it!  I am a dancer and have been training my whole life and dancing is actually what led me to  being discovered as a model.  I was training at The Martha Graham School here in NYC this past summer and I was approached by several scouts.      A crazy dream Modeling has always been an i...

07 fev 2:10 AM 0 Read More...

New faces rock, the series. Episode 16: Michael Mealor

Michael, taking off his boots for the interview. The new face of Wilhelmina modeling agency  Well, I can’t take off my shoes but I will take off my boots for you. I’m from a fairly small town in North Georgia and have always worn boots until recently I traded them up for a pair of Chuck Taylors when I ventured out to Los Angeles for the summer before my  freshman year in college to try the whole modeling thi...

26 jan 12:58 AM 0 Read More...

Lucas Mutinelli, the model who came from south

Hi folks, I´m Lucas Mutinelli, brazilian, 17 years old, I was born in Porto Alegre, located in the south region of Brazil and I´m now in Paris, living my first international modeling experience!  [youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_2u1ceiULkY&feature=player_embedded[/youtube]  [         Social network I was invited to become a model through a social network. After reading about  the fashion world ...

25 jan 2:53 PM 0 Read More...

Leonardo Vieira: the cool guy from 40º Models´ International division!

[vimeo clip_id="16859957" width="490" height="490"] Hi folks, I´m Leonardo Vieira, 27 years old, I was born in Rio de Janeiro and I love this city. I’m graduated in Letters at UERJ and I'm teacher, translator and reviser also. I'm boy-scouts's leader, I love nature, camping, xtreme sports, literature, the sea, etc. I'm romantic, good mood, jealous, Uff... many things!! The fashion world always on your mind?...

14 jan 10:22 PM 0 Read More...

Actor Ivan Mendes: "I´m not sure the exactly moment that I fell in love for the performing arts. Maybe life showed me this way, I grabbed this opportunity and then I just followed my instincts"

To stop listening the music while you watch the video, just click on the stop button, located right below the page in Radio on line [youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uPV3CHlhrbE[/youtube] Hello everyone! I´m Ivan Mendes, "carioca, born and raised in the city of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. I have always enjoyed sports: soccer, volleyball, basketball and I´ve practiced capoeira for 16 years and soccer, volleyball...

14 jan 12:23 AM 0 Read More...

Top Alex Eckschmidt, model, entrepeneur, environmentalist!

Welcome to Alex´s world. In an exclusive interview the 37-year-old-guy (and still modeling!) shares his thoughts about modeling, environment, business, life!   Hello World of Models family. I´m a brazilian model. agronomist, with a post graduate degree by Getúlio Vargas Institution and I have a  master degree by Universidade Federal de Santa Catarina. I´m a environmentalist and an idealist guy. I was born i...

13 jan 6:36 PM 0 Read More...

Brian Putzy: "I try to go to the sauna before shoots to sweat out any impurity's I have and to just relax before shooting"

  I grew up in a River Falls, Wisconsin. Naturally, being a Midwestern boy, I developed a passion for the outdoors. Pretty much my favorite thing to do is to sit around the campfire at my parents cabin and watch the sunsets. Wisconsin is truly a majestic place...even though people dont give us the credit we deserve ;)  Gotten out of a long term relationship and a cool modeling career just waiting for him! I had...

13 jan 6:36 PM 0 Read More...

Bradley Greiner: model, actor and the Darfur activist!

In 2004 he was shot by the famous photographer Bruce Weber in Santa Barbara and Golden Beach, Fla. These pics are considered one of the most iconic in A&F’s artistic vault; "I only shot for two days and had not the slightest idea that my picture would be plaster all over the country". Southern California, born and raised, on the playground is where I spent most of my days.I used to watch Fresh Prince of Bel A...

28 dez 8:56 PM 0 Read More...

Model Leonardo Marques: "I never thought about becoming a model. A friend of mine asked me "why don´t you become a model and start to travel around the world?"

Hey guys, I´m Leonardo Marques, a brazilian model and I was born in Brasília, the brazilian capital city. I love a simple life, chilling out with my buddies having a real good time, gym, walking traveling around the world and meeeting new people. After some cool modeling seasons, I´m back to my hometown again to  enjoy this special season of the year with my family and buddies. The first shooting: Nokia´s big...

28 dez 8:55 PM 0 Read More...

Photographer Adam Kozik: "My influence in photography comes from a lot of old Hollywood film, and fashion from the 40's, and the leading men at the time"

Thank you, it's good to be here.  I grew up in the suburbs outside of Chicago, Illinois. I was enrolled in art classes at the American Academy and studied painting and drawing. After I moved to New York a short time after, photography became the medium to express what I saw. At first I was shooting portraiture. I moved to Paris for six months and found the biggest influence there because people are so free. Fashi...

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