Author(s): Marlene Donovan
So, you want to be a model? The Model's Handbook covers everything you need to know about getting into the industry in Australia and carving out a successful career. With inside information from modelling agents, top models and photographers all over the world, it looks at: finding an agent; getting set up with a portfolio; how to walk a runway; the pros and cons of different kinds of modelling work; what you can expect on the job day to day; ways to stay healthy and happy through the ups and downs of modelling; how to manage your career and your money; life after modelling; and much, much more. From industry expert, former top model and models' agent, Marlene Donovan, comes this practical, inspiring guide to making the most of what you've got.
Marlene Donovan was a top model throughout the seventies and eighties. She graced the covers of many fashion magazines, and her modelling career took her on assignments worldwide. From 1993 to 2009, Marlene ran one of Melbourne's most successful model agencies, Giant Management, where she shaped the careers of numerous young models.