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Our readers would love to get to know you more Chris. Tell us about yourself, what is unique about you?
I'm an outgoing young man eager to learn about anything fashion industry related, my dreams are to travel the world and book as many modeling jobs as possible, to be able to experience different places and meet people from all over the word is what drives me to wants to purpose modeling.
Chris, what are your passion and aspiration in life? How did you start as a Model?
I got jumped by some guys and when I went to my aunts house she had just got back from a shoot she did with her friend, I had a black eye but still decided to tell her that I had some interest in shooting with her friend, however the black eyes was a bit of a problem, that is until the photographer decided to use my black eye for the shoot and took us to a local boxing ring, were I did my first photoshoot ever, it was an adrenaline rush having all the people at the boxing gym looking at us, and once I saw how the pictures turned out, I knew that I wanted to do this.
Who is your inspiration in life Chris? How do you keep inspired?
I'm inspired by people who don't follow the norm, people who think outside of the box and aren't restricted to what other people think is cool
We all make mistakes Chris, we wish we could take back. Please tell us about a time being a Model, you wish you’d handled a situation differently with a colleague.
I've yet to come across that sort of situation, but I hope that when that time comes I will be able to handle it with respect and professionalism
Chris, when you’re working with a large number of clients, it’s tricky to deliver excellent service to them all. As a Model, how do you go about prioritizing your clients’ needs?
I don't stop till the job is done for each client, there is no slacking off when given an amazing opportunity for being able to represent someone's brand or someone's clothing
Please tell us, Chris, about a time you had to be very strategic in order to meet all your top priorities as a Model?
I believe in having a schedule, and staying in task till the required work is done
Chris, please give us an example of a time when you were able to successfully persuade someone to see things your way at work.
I believe in collaborating with the people that I work with so I don't feel the need to really persuade anyone just really throwing my opinions out there seems to be enough
Chris, please tell us about your proudest professional accomplishment as a Model. There might be many, but there is always this proudest moment that you just want to share with everyone. What is it and why?
When one of my photos was featured on the jewelry designers Instagram I know it's not a big deal but it was the first time and I just felt really proud to see myself representing the brand
Chris, please give us an example of a time you were able to be creative with your work. What was exciting or difficult about it?
My first photo shoot was very creative because it was very much inspired by a situation that happened in my life, I think just being myself and bringing who I am to the work environment can really create something special
What advice would you give to the people who want to be successful as a Model?
To be persistent and not give up it's a tough industry but if you really want it and really work hard you will get to where you want to be
Are you looking for collaboration with fashion talents, brands, and creatives? If yes, please state what type of collaboration you are looking for?
I'm willing to collaborate with anybody that needs a model I want to work with as many brands and as many different sorts of eclectic styles as possible
Now for the best part Chris! Please upload 5-10 photos so we can get to see your work.