Mara Models Agency has teamed up with Yetunde Ayeni Babaeko’s Camara Studios to provide a free workshop for aspiring models in Lagos Nigeria.
Launched in January 2017, the MMA team features a dynamic team drawn from the world of photography and advertising with decades of experience.
Held at the Camara Studios, the event which served as an official launch and open house gave those in attendance a bird’s eye view of making it in the cutthroat industry of modeling.
George Udeze from Mara Models Agency introduced the company to the guests. He explained that unlike other modeling agencies, MMA stood out because it had the state-of-the-art facilities and skilled manpower to groom and prepare their mod
He also spoke about the close affiliation of the agency to established photographers as a major advantage as their models would be able to gain experience leading to regular jobs.
Also speaking at the event was Obaye Ekenimoh from Aramide Falade & Co. She shared legal tips and pitfalls to avoid when signing a modeling contract. The interactive session allowed for the models present to have their questions answered by both Mr. Eze on signing up to MMA and Ms. Ekenimoh on legal rights.
Grace, a catwalk specialist worked with participants on their modeling, in particular, the runway walks and poses. This was complemented with another hands-on session led by ace photographer, Yetunde Ayeni Babaeko who showed the models how to work the camera paying attention to facial expressions and body movements.
If you are a model or an aspiring model please visit their website or simply go to 4, Sule Abuka Crescent, off Opebi Road, Ikeja to sign up with them. MMA works with Models of all ages in the area of commerce and fashion.