Owner of Icon studios
Owner of Icon studios on the Sunshine Coast, Peter divides his time between location and studio with regular clientele on the coast and travels throughout Australia and Internationally for commercial clients.
1. Why pay for a portfolio
Why pay for a portfolio when there are so many photographers who will provide free images for TFP?
Want a professional portfolio that is guaranteed to stand out and attract attention from agencies, magazine editors and potential clients from around the world? You need a portfolio that stands out from the crowd. To ensure you have quality images in your portfolio, choose a photographer who creates images that will get you seen!
2. What else can Peter Trainer offer to help me with my modelling career once I have my portfolio?
Peter Trainer is a well known photographer, accredited by the ACMP and PPAQ, who has been published in magazines such as; AMP Magazine Group and EMAP Magazine Group, Calendars (Australia and International), Wet N Wild, FHM, Ralph, Platinum, Maxum, Zoo, Playboy Special Edition USA, 2DMAX, Fuel, Muscle and Fitness (USA and AUS), Ironman, Beauty Biz, Australian Beauty, Brass, Profile, Noosa Style, Sunshine Coast Daily, News of the World UK, Gold Coast Daily, Weekender, Maree Claire, Australian Hairdressing Journal, Hair Australia, Women’s Day, Women’s Weekly, Queensland Bride and Vogue.
Because Peter is well recognised
Because Peter is well recognised in the print media industry, he is able to promote your images directly to magazine editors, both nationally and internationally. Models who are on our books at Icon Studios will also have their portfolios submitted to commercial clients.
His commercial clients include Loreal, Queensland Brides, Best Chefs in the World, Fernwood Fitness, Australian Hair Awards, International Jazz, Mariott Hotels, Sharks Paradise (Movie), Underbelly Outback (TV Series), Dreamworld, This Week on the Gold Coast, Holster Shoes, Techno Tan, Mockingbird Designs, Jupiters Casino, Hamilton Island Resort, Wide Bay Australia Bank, Bodyography Cosmetics, Blinc, Davroe Professional Hair Care, Underwood Jewellers, Spoilt by Senka Fashion and Accessories (Imagery and Television), Cosmedics Media Spas, Miss World, Vu Tan, Loving Tan, Hibiscus Group (Advertising, Billboards and Television), Premier Optique, Nuendorf Interiors (Television, Print and Bus Advertising) and various CD cover for musicians.
Peter has been invited to some of the largest stock libraries on the planet, such as Getty Images, iStock and Shutterstock. This is another opportunity for models to gain exposure and these images could be published in advertising anywhere in the world.
Icon Studios also offers Model Workshops to really help you kick start your modelling career, gearing you up with everything you need to know to make it in the industry.
Important things to remember before your shoot
Please come to your shoot dressed in in tracksuit pants or similar loose clothing to prevents marks on the skin from tight clothing.
Tans: To ensure smooth, even skin tones in your images, please come with a EVEN NATURAL OR VERY LIGHT PROFESSIONAL TAN (this is very important)
Nails: Manicured neat and tidy.
Face and Hair: Clean face and dry hair for the MUA.
Wardrobe: Bring any outfits you would like to use for your shoot. Please take care in making your wardrobe and consult with your photographer before your shoot. Make sure that your outfits are clean and free of stains. Remember that new clothing will come up better on camera. Choose at least 5 outfits and different styles.
Send thru three recent images of yourself (this just helps give me a face to a name) one front full length back full length and a head shot (not pro shots either).
Like or comment on images on my fan Facebook page that i have already taken in my portfolio so i can see what your goal is.
Bring along any inspiration shots with the types and styles of images you would like to shoot.
Feel free to email me any images you come across that may not be mine that you like as well.
Peter specializes in advertising,commercial, still life, Editorial, fashion, beauty and European style fashion/glamour. Peter has a full team of creative professionals, if needed ranging from professional hair and make up artists, stylists and designers, models, photography assistant/s, graphic design and web design. We can provide you with everything you may need to start your modelling career, from your portfolio, comp cards, websites and business cards etc.
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