Special Call for Entries: Photo Opportunity in Minnesota!

Hey there!

I'm excited to announce that Monda Goette Photography has been asked by a West Coast Creative Director to assist in seeking a candidate for an upcoming book publication character!

The chosen character candidate must be accompanied by her adult parent(s)/guardian(s) as chaperone and signing of standard release forms. Minimum two-hour photo shoot, with a maximum of four hours.
Session date & time to be determined with some flexibility to candidate's/parent's availability. Photo session takes place at my studio in Bloomington, MN. (session date tbd). All costume, props and direction will be provided. Additional hair and (minimal) makeup assistance if needed. This is a paid position.

Requirements for Entry:

Setting: The book's story is set in 1934 East Coast America. The Great Depression. The character is a bit of a tomboy of mixed race. Ethnicity is ambiguous & undefined.

Only the following will be considered:

  • A Female that LOOKS-TO-BE aged 10 to 12 years old

  • No braces please

  • Previous modeling experience neither encouraged or required

  • We are looking for a fresh face that is natural and comfortable

  • Mixed race/ethnicity a plus OR the look of multi-ethnicity

  • Include a submission of height, weight, & current age

  • Submit 3 to 5 photos BOTH headshot AND full length
    (Note: Photos do NOT have to be professional, however, they DO need to be CURRENT. Feel free to add variety in hairstyles, emotions, angles & poses for photo submission.)

Image Submission Guidelines

  1. Images submitted should be high resolution jpeg image files (maximum of 3 MB per file). Cell phone image files are ok for submission if images are in focus and fall within the specified guidelines. Image files are to be saved as Candidate First Last Name and image number for your entry, up to 5 entries max. Example: JaneDoe1.jpg, JaneDoe2.jpg, etc.

  2. All images must be placed in a new Dropbox folder. (You can set up a free Dropbox account first by going to www.dropbox.com.)

  3. Your new Dropbox folder should be named Candidate First Last Name Book Image Submission 2019. (Example: Jane Doe Book Image Submission 2019).

  4. Place your saved image files (up to 5 images) in your new Dropbox folder. Generate a link for your Dropbox folder and copy/paste the link in the specified section of the Candidate Submission Form.

  5. All images must be in color. Landscape or portrait images are accepted. No black and white images please. No "Selfies" please.

Please note all candidate image entry submissions are for this purpose only.

To begin your submission, start here:

Monda Goette Tapp

St Paul Minneapolis Portrait Photographer for children, families, teens, high school seniors, corporate headshots, branding, sports, and special events. Twin Cities photographer.