I am a former model and beauty queen I represented my country in the Miss World Pageant 1999. I have been in the fashion industry for nearly 25 years. I also am an accomplished makeup and hair designer with my work published. I produce and direct short fashion films . I love what I do I am also a perfectionist.
Our readers would love to get to know you more Lalaine. Tell us about yourself, what is unique about you?
I am a one woman show. I do the hair , makeup and styling also the photography.
Lalaine, what are your passion and aspiration in life? How did you start as a Photographer?
I am a Mummy now so they are my passion. I started working with photographers and learning as much as I could from them.
Who is your inspiration in life Lalaine? How do you keep inspired?
Life is my inspiration and my family. My mind is always creating new things I keep looking at new and wonderful inspiration, like weather colours and fashions
We all make mistakes Lalaine, we wish we could take back. Please tell us about a time being a Photographer , you wish you’d handled a situation differently with a colleague.
Being to much of a perfectionist.
Lalaine ,when you’re working with a large number of clients, it’s tricky to deliver excellent service to them all. As a Photographer, how do you go about prioritizing your clients’ needs?
I never over book myself. I like to give everyone the attendance they from me need
Please tell us Lalaine, about a time you had to be very strategic in order to meet all your top priorities as a Photographer?
I am very very professional and never over book myself . I prioritise everyone and treat everyone fair
Lalaine, please give us an example of a time when you were able to successfully persuade someone to see things your way at work.
I worked with a veteran model she wanted to pose her way and do her own makeup but it wasn’t suitable for the look I needed to produce. So after talking and a cup of coffee she let me try another style . She was very grateful for me being patient with her and we had a blast
Lalaine please tell us about your proudest professional accomplishment as a Photographer. There might be many, but there is always this proudest moment that you just want to share to everyone. What is it and why?
I love catching the moments of my children’s first smiles and walks and also working with brand new models that I have discovered and do so
Well in the industry.seeing them
Lalaine, please give us an example of a time you were able to be creative with your work. What was exciting or difficult about it?
I love being creative as I do all the makeup and photography it’s so exciting
What advice would you give to the people who wants to be successful as a Photographer?
Learn from the best keep taking pictures of what you love
Are you looking for collaboration with fashion talents, brands and creatives? If yes, please state below what type of collaboration you are looking for?
I love collaborating with creatives alike
HMUA Lalaine Forgham
Photography Lalaine Forgham
Model Nadia King