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Photographer
Fred Ackerman
Posts: 240
Fort Lauderdale, Florida, US


My "older" models are beautiful sexy women who have wonderful personalities.. They always deliver quality special images for me and my clients love them! My 'oldest' model is sixty one, I just love her work.
Jun 17 13 07:43 am  Link  Quote 
Model
I N U S H K A
Posts: 92
Clearwater, Florida, US


LMAO, by those standards I fall into a dinosaur category!
Jun 17 13 11:00 am  Link  Quote 
Photographer
Darren Brade
Posts: 2,718
London, England, United Kingdom


A wonderful model I worked with a few years back: http://www.modelmayhem.com/747822
Jun 17 13 12:20 pm  Link  Quote 
Model
Shellie Schmals
Posts: 113
Atlanta, Georgia, US


I'm 38!!

It took me until my early 30's to finally delve into my creative side and I haven't looked back. smile
Jun 17 13 12:36 pm  Link  Quote 
Model
Van Belson
Posts: 4
Dallas, Texas, US


I'm 48
Jun 17 13 12:44 pm  Link  Quote 
Model
DivaEroticus
Posts: 13,964
Fayetteville, Arkansas, US


I will soon be 50, and quite proud of that fact.  Are some poses a little harder?  Yes...LOL.  But I love it.
Jun 18 13 08:24 am  Link  Quote 
Photographer
paragonfl
Posts: 279
Saint Petersburg, Florida, US


Jordon Lynn wrote:
Yes, I can't search by age. sad

Thank you for the welcome smile

click the advance button for the additional search criteria...

Jun 18 13 08:33 am  Link  Quote 
Model
Shannon Maggitt
Posts: 1
Jonesboro, Arkansas, US


I'm 36 & just started building my portfolio at 35. My age made me NOT want to try modeling but I look in magazines & on commercials & see that there is plenty of work for over 30 models. Hopefully I can get some of it lol
Jun 30 13 06:37 pm  Link  Quote 
Photographer
Wayne Stevenson
Posts: 90
Edmonton, Alberta, Canada


My wife will be 40 in six months. Though she doesn't model often. Which is good because while she is my muse, she's the biggest flake you could ever imagine. Getting her in front of my camera is like pulling teeth. Heh.

http://photos.modelmayhem.com/photos/130625/23/51ca8e855307a.jpg
http://photos.modelmayhem.com/photos/130625/22/51ca7c230ad9f.jpg
Jun 30 13 07:54 pm  Link  Quote 
Model
Misty R H
Posts: 471
Anaheim, California, US


Jordon Lynn wrote:
I've seen some older models on here but few and far between.  Are there any other 30+ models here?

I am 49 so I am an older model.  I have seen some very inspiring older models here on MM that I have a list of them to keep me motivated.

Jun 30 13 08:31 pm  Link  Quote 
Photographer
Camerosity
Posts: 4,757
Saint Louis, Missouri, US


There are hundreds of models who are 99 and older... and counting. smile

Some of the best models on MM are 99 and older.
Jun 30 13 08:36 pm  Link  Quote 
Model
Nikki Magnusson
Posts: 6,841
Las Vegas, Nevada, US


Jordon Lynn wrote:
I've seen some older models on here but few and far between.  Are there any other 30+ models here?

I wish I was 30 again..sigh...lol..http://a4.ec-images.myspacecdn.com/images02/44/f21faa4715f3480285c74d593899a371/l.gif

Jun 30 13 08:37 pm  Link  Quote 
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Fine Wine
Posts: 226
Orange, California, US


Well, I don't know about 30+...I am 29 (I have been 29 for over 20 years now).
wink
Jun 30 13 08:42 pm  Link  Quote 
Photographer
MidTNPhotographer
Posts: 68
Murfreesboro, Tennessee, US


I have a shoot coming up in less than two weeks with a MM model in her 40's.  I had a casting call for "Elegance at a Scenic Waterfall" which will be a paid shoot.  I had many interested the vast majority of which were in their late teens or early-mid 20's and all were quite beautiful.  The older model is no less beautiful IMO but she got the assignment and I am looking forward to working with her.  I chose her not only for her look but also for her experience and my communications with her let me know that not only was she greatly interested in the assignment but that she possessed a professional attitude towards her work.  So, my advice to the younger models interested in a casting call is to be more communicative rather than just saying, "I'm interested."  The ability to communicate is what really got this model the job as beauty and looks were equal across the board.
Jun 30 13 08:47 pm  Link  Quote 
Photographer
Barely StL
Posts: 733
Saint Louis, Missouri, US


Fine Wine wrote:
Well, I don't know about 30+...I am 29 (I have been 29 for over 20 years now).
wink

My mom was born in 1913. She died two years ago at 29.

Jun 30 13 08:52 pm  Link  Quote 
Photographer
Justin Bonaparte
Posts: 250
Charlotte, North Carolina, US


From yesterday with Angela (47):
http://www.pbase.com/jfinite/image/151082323/large.jpg
Jul 01 13 07:29 am  Link  Quote 
Photographer
The F-Stop
Posts: 1,129
New York, New York, US


and thank you ladies for being so beautiful n classy.. just a wonderful vibrant look the kids can't compete with.

Hey my mom was born at the same time, she jsut turned 39.
Jul 01 13 07:50 am  Link  Quote 
Model
Sakura Star
Posts: 42
London, England, United Kingdom


I'm 36 & old (apparently) I only started modelling in Feb & haven't looked back.
Jul 01 13 11:19 am  Link  Quote 
Photographer
Jerry Nemeth
Posts: 25,900
Dearborn, Michigan, US


Justin Bonaparte wrote:
From yesterday with Angela (47):
http://www.pbase.com/jfinite/image/151082323/large.jpg

Beautiful!

Jul 01 13 04:39 pm  Link  Quote 
Photographer
Justin Bonaparte
Posts: 250
Charlotte, North Carolina, US


Jerry Nemeth wrote:
Beautiful!

Yes, she is, and a blast to shoot!

Jul 02 13 07:06 am  Link  Quote 
Model
Sirensong
Posts: 2,166
Cardiff, Wales, United Kingdom


Turned 42 this year o.O

Age is one of those things you can let it stop you are bugger it and do it anyway big_smile
Jul 02 13 11:34 am  Link  Quote 
Photographer
Rick OBanion Photo
Posts: 1,273
Saint Catharines-Niagara, Ontario, Canada


Not nearly enough older models in my area. I appreciate the maturity and lack of drama they bring to a shoot.
Jul 02 13 01:13 pm  Link  Quote 
Model
Random One
Posts: 35
Canton, Michigan, US


If "30" is the standard for an old model, I guess I'm almost there
Jul 05 13 04:32 pm  Link  Quote 
Model
Figuremodel001
Posts: 248
Chicago, Illinois, US


Yes, evan guys.
Jul 08 13 05:24 pm  Link  Quote 
Model
Helene Maddison
Posts: 2
Poughkeepsie, New York, US


I'm a 40+ model who's just getting back into the game. I'm updating my book and doing TF shoots at the moment.

Anyone in my area want to shoot?
Jul 09 13 09:26 pm  Link  Quote 
Model
fit_60
Posts: 329
Montreal, Quebec, Canada


Few on MM are older than I.
Jul 18 13 01:12 pm  Link  Quote 
Photographer
Northern Lights Images
Posts: 264
Boston, Massachusetts, US


older models rock, most of my first shoots on here were models who were 35+ my avatar is 19 though
Jul 18 13 02:23 pm  Link  Quote 
Photographer
Camerosity
Posts: 4,757
Saint Louis, Missouri, US


fit_60 wrote:
Few on MM are older than I.

+1

I remember reading a forum post a while back from a photographer who lamented while most models on MM are still 18-23, we photographers just keep getting older. lol

Jul 18 13 05:12 pm  Link  Quote 
Photographer
Art of the nude
Posts: 11,748
Olivet, Michigan, US


Jordon Lynn wrote:
I've seen some older models on here but few and far between.  Are there any other 30+ models here?

I know of a few models on here who are over 60, and I've shot with several who are over 30; three or four who are 40+.

Jul 18 13 05:13 pm  Link  Quote 
Model
Elizabeth K Lee
Posts: 5
Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada


Gborochick wrote:
I wanted to add that I get approached by photographers quite a bit BECAUSE I'm older! Apparently, they are often looking for older models .... is it the genre people are looking for?

I think some photographers like working with mature models because they are mature. There are stories of young flakey models who aren't professional etc.

For me i prefer to work with models like myself (ummm I'm also learning photographer ),
Older (35+), normal sized (ie size 10-16). Partly I think it's easier to make the connection with who you are working with.

Jul 20 13 05:55 pm  Link  Quote 
Model
lady maria
Posts: 190
Emmen, Drenthe, Netherlands


Age is just a number..............  It is a pity search-options are mostly about age.  I think it should be a lot more about looks/types/genres/style/experience etc. etc.
Jul 20 13 11:20 pm  Link  Quote 
Model
Tracii Taylor
Posts: 2,172
Bordentown, New Jersey, US


me.
Jul 21 13 08:54 am  Link  Quote 
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