Sam Rollinson by Craig McDean

The most common mistakes every make up artists make as a freelance make up artist

Here follows a couple of pointers for would-be freelance make-up artists, a list I have compiled through experience, trial and error and foot-in-mouth scenarios! Not having knowledge of your products. If milk in the fridge has come to its expiry date you would throw it away or it will have nasty side effects, same goes …

Glossary of the most common fashion Makeup techniques.

Glossary of the most common fashion Makeup techniques. Since the days of Black and White films Makeup Artists have developed tricks and techniques to enhance the beauty of the face they are working on. These techniques have filtered in to everyday life, so I have complied a glossary of the most use fashion makeup techniques. …

5 Things Everyone Gets Wrong before approaching a makeup artist agency

You’re a flourishing, working, makeup artist, climbing the proverbial artistic ladder and you are now closer than ever to the recognition, stability, and success of your dreams. You’ve invested in your craft and sacrificed whole heartily of your time. You have an increasing clientele, a budding portfolio, a growing online presence and promising opportunities that …

How to Market Your Photography Business on a Shoestring Budget

Marketing Your Photography on a Shoestring Budget   Setting aside a budget for marketing is a wise investment that will not return void; however, many photographers with budding careers don’t have the capital on hand to pour into that area of their business. Fashion photography, in particular, is a bit tricky, since it’s not a …

Items You Need for Shoots Without a Fashion Stylist

Items You Need for Shoots Without a Fashion Stylist   By #Kafleek IG: Mufashdia   The makings of a photoshoot utopia include diligent photographers and versatile models with stellar makeup teams, lighting experts, and poised stylists with racks of samples at their disposal.  But who lives in a utopia? ESPECIALLY in fashion? Nobody I know! …