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8 Acting Tips for Bright Eyed Beginners

8 Acting Tips for Bright Eyed BeginnersWhen it comes to acting, there are no shortcuts. Janine Hawley, associate professor of voice in the School of Drama and director of Acting Out!, UNCSA’s community actor training program, shares these acting tips for beginners, but warns there are no substitutes for hard work and dedication to the craft. Drawing from her experience instructing actors at all levels, from beginners to seasoned professionals, she shares acting tips and her own guidelines for success—for acting, auditions and life in general. 1. Take acting classes.It may seem obvious, but Hawley says the best place to start is an acting class with a knowledgeable instructor. “Take skills classes that will focus on developing sound acting technique and a progressive process,” she says. Don’t underestimate the value of learning and practicing technique, either. “Knowing the craft and how to use the too...

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How to Become a Fashion Model - Top Tips for Aspiring Models

How to Become a Fashion Model - Top Tips for Aspiring ModelsWant to know how to become a model? Do you dream of being the next Gigi Hadid, gracing the cover of Vogue? Modeling as a career has become a much-vaunted choice now with thousands of aspirants chasing the dream of becoming the next supermodel. Those days are over when you could depend on your luck to get spotted, the chances of that happening are one-in-a-million now. To become a model, it takes discipline, effort, and perseverance. You need to plan, prepare, and follow a strategy to stand out and get noticed. We have spoken to several successful models and agencies and put together a list of tips below that you must follow to break into the modeling industry and kickstart your modeling career. So here's how to get started in modeling:To know how to get into modeling, first, you should know which type of modeling suits you. Top modeling categories:Runway Modeling: Runway models take part in runway...

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WHAT NOT TO WEAR AT YOUR PHOTOSHOOT ?

What NOT to wear at your photo session!Everyone is always telling you what you should be wearing at a photoshoot. I’m here to tell you what NOT to wear!There are a few rules you need to follow when choosing an outfit so you look amazing! (Even though you probably already look amazing anyway  and get the right look in your photos you’re after.** Don’t worry, I’ll also be sharing tips & examples of what to wear too! **DON’T WEAR* The white t-shirt & jeans combo – that ‘style’ is over. At least it is in my world. Its boring and won’t show you off at your best!* Items that are all the same colour/too matchy-matchy. You don’t want to blend in to yourself!* Loud, clashing colours & patterns. This can be overwhelming and will take away from the photos. Avoid overly logo-studded items too* Uncomfortable clothes because they are, well…..uncomfortabl...

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How to Pick the Perfect Sunglasses for Your Face Type?

How to Pick the Perfect Sunglasses for Your Face Type?Sunglasses are more than a major summer accessory: they protect our eyes from harmful radiation, reduce fatigue, and add harmony to our overall image. Provided, of course, we choose the type that suits us.Today Bright Side offers a selection of tips on how to select sunglasses to match your face shape as well as how to tell a high-quality lens from a poor-quality one. Plus, there's a helpful bonus waiting for you at the end of the article!How to determine your face type? Take one of the following: a washable marker, a lipstick, a piece of soap, or a pencil. Stand at arm's length in front of a mirror. Trying not to let your hand stray, trace the outline of your face on the mirror's surface, starting from your chin and ending with your hairline. Take a step back, and look at the resulting shape.3 Tips For Matching Your Glasses With Your Outfits.Your task is to visuall...

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3 Tips For Matching Your Glasses With Your Outfits

3 Tips For Matching Your Glasses With Your OutfitsChoosing glasses can be really tricky. After all, they are on your face everyday, and its often the first thing that people notice when they see you. Coordinating them with everyday outfits can be daunting, but don’t worry, we’ve got you covered with these simple tips:Tip 1: Assess The Colour Tones In Your WardrobeTake a good look at your closet. Are your clothes bright, bold colours, soft pastels, or darker, muted tones? It’s easier to match your glasses to your outfits if you are aware of the colours that you often wear.Look for glasses that complement the colours you predominantly wear. If you regularly wear one colour tone, like black or blue, go for more colourful frames. This will add personality to your mono-toned outfit and make your eyes and face stand out more. If you love wearing bright colours, look for darker frames. It doesn’t have to be the us...

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