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I am aspiring model, who has worked with photographers around the new york area and is looking forward to being represented by a professional and fast past organization.
Modeling is not just a career for me but its who I am as a person, who likes create different images and feelings through pictures and also my personality. My love for modelling is something I will always be passionate and determined about.
I love doing fashion modelling because I can be very fashionable and whatever the look may be and because of my body type.
Our readers would love to get to know you more Lateafa. Tell us about yourself, what is unique about you?
I have a passion for modelling because it is not only what I do but who I am as a person, always fashionable and love creating different images and feelings through photography. I have a very upbeat and jovial personality. I love meeting new people and travelling. My modelling career does not feel like a job when you enjoy what you do and makes you happy
Lateef, what are your passion and aspiration in life? How did you start as a Model?
One of my born talents is drawing, and at first, I wanted to be a fashion designer, but I grew to love being in front of the camera n creating my look, so started doing photo shoots and never stopped.
Who is your inspiration in life Latifa? How do you keep inspired?
My inspiration is other models that I see doing what they love for a living especially Winnie Harlow. If everybody else can make it, why cant I.
We all make mistakes Lateafa; we wish we could take back. Please tell us about time being a Model, you wish you’d handled a situation differently with a colleague.
I have never been in a situation where I had an issue with any of my colleagues.
Lateef , 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 make a schedule to ensure I am where I need to be and when I need to be there.
Please tell us Lateafa, about a time you had to be very strategic to meet all your top priorities as a Model?
Had to make last minute changes for a shoot the same day
Lateef, please give us an example of a time when you were able to successfully persuade someone to see things your way at work.
Had to show my ideas instead of explaining what I mean and they ended up liking it too
Latifa 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?
Proudest moment is being recognized by photographers and other models
Lateef, please give us an example of a time you were able to be creative with your work. What was exciting or difficult about it?
Thinking out of the box when taking photos
What advice would you give to the people who want to be successful as a Model?
I would tell them to just be their selves, love what they do and be the best at it.
Are you looking for collaboration with fashion talents, brands and creatives? If yes, please state below what type of collaboration you are looking for?
Yes, any collaboration, I am very open-minded and willing to work with different persons
Now for the best part Latifa! Please upload 5-10 photos so we can get to see your work.
Telesha Edwards @tellyunbotheredwilliams