Like every Mom in the world, I think my child is the best looking, most photogenic, wonderfully spirited child anyone could ever know. And I figure that every human being could benefit from seeing his picture on the cover of magazines, in a Gap ad or plastered across the back of a city bus. What joy my son’s face could bring to the world, right? I’m glad you agree (humor me here,ok?).
So naturally when I discovered that Gap was looking for some new child models for their 2009 ad campaign, I thought “Hello? My son is right here, thank you!”. Then I submitted 5 shots to them via their website. And because you are likely thinking that the world could also benefit from seeing your little bundle of joy … you can send Gap your shots as well 🙂
You don’t have to stop there either. You can also send your child’s pictures to the following:
To the best of my knowledge, these are all reputable agencies who make their money from those who are seeking talent … not from you. It is my understanding that if someone requests money from you in order to be a part of their database, they are not a true, reputable modeling agency.
Two of my nephews have done some small modeling jobs in the past. And it was a fun experience for both of them. My nephew Patrick will forever grace the front of a toy package. And my nephew Devon was in a sweet Bob’s Store ad. All in good fun.