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Model Mayhem #:
1152768
Last Activity:
Mar 03, 2019
Experience:
Very Experienced
Compensation:
Depends on Assignment
Joined:
Apr 02, 2009

About Me

*A special note to retouchers:
We wish you good fortune in your endeavors. But regret to inform you that we are not a candidate for your services. With an emphasis on lighting, capture, and hand-crafted media skills, we do very little if any editing on our photos. We reserve Angela’s graphics design and video post-production talents for book covers, CD/DVDs, broadcast, press kits, and various promotional materials.

Our Bohemian Marriage:
My wife and talented partner Angela Rene' Roberts is a world-renowned body painter and makeup artist (MM# 2539503). We were actually married in body paint on stage within an incredible performing arts production. She also serves others as a dedicated hard-working model (MM# 2481616). We are a great team together but work separately as well on both sides of the camera. We are especially fond of artistic project partnerships and art shows. I've provided a broad scope of professional photography and production services through many years. However lucrative it may be, I'm not happy enthralled in the competition of mundane, monotonous, mainstream photography services. I prefer projects of special interest or fine-art merit.

Science & Teaching:
We conduct a variety of workshops and provide tutoring services from the basics to highly-advanced skill development. I design and service sensory and spectroscopic instruments for harsh environments including special-purpose cameras, garnering many technology awards through the years. Although our humble studio is well-equipped, the lab is a great place to shoot too. Our travel kits are surprisingly efficient, capable, and versatile; having evolved through many needs across many borders.

Figure & Body Art Philosophy:
Although I grew up in a home with prudish views about nudity, I became enlightened through travel and education. Unnatural attitudes about the basics of nature have caused many social ills. The human form is scientifically amazing and artistically beautiful. Much of our art admires and celebrates these gifts of nature. The practice of life drawing and a variety of complementary body art media have enhanced my photography and art production capabilities. Modeling for others (MM#1385069) made me a better photographer and a better man.

Compensation:
We pay models when clients pay us to provide performance art packages, product photos, etc. We also pay models who work within our workshops. We provide scouting services for the special needs of casting pros, production companies, classrooms, and artist projects. In this manner we provide many modeling jobs that are paid by others. Between client projects, we partner in trade with select models for artistic productions. In addition to portfolio images we also provide an equal share of sales profits (TFP+) and anything else that may develop commercially. Although rare this has happened a few times. We are also paid by client models for portfolio enhancements, compcard designs with image management strategies, and concepts for which the model desires a copyright assignment. We contribute to worthy causes as able. So we get paid, pay, trade, and donate, all according to what is fair, just, and desired with all things considered.

For Louisiana only:
The Acadiana Models Guild and New Orleans Models Guild are independent not-for-profit trade associations. We assist models with protective and support services, striving to improve our regional model marketplace. We are currently seeking qualified professionals who are willing to lead guild chapters where needed in other parts of the state. These chapters will operate with support from other guild chapters and state leadership.

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"Cully is an incredible photographer and mentor to models and photographers alike. And he functions equally well on the other side of the camera. He is a very striking model." Read less

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"Thank you Cully!! it was my pleasure! Hoping we continue our collaborations together. Amazing person and photographer!! Best Regards: Jackie Caraballo" Read less

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"Cully is one guy you wanna get to know:) as he is a great photographer he is also a model and has plenty of experience and knowledge. He is super sweet and helpful." Read less

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"Cully is an amazing photographer with an in depth knowledge of many mediums. His experience in the industry coupled with his level of dedication, teamwork and communication makes working with him one of my most memorable and valuable experiences during my career. I look forward to working with him and his circle more in the future." Read less

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"Even though most of our shoots are impromptu and last minute with limited time, the resulting photo always come out wonderful. I always look forward to working with this great and gifted individual." Read less

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"Not only is Cully an amazing photographer, he's an awesome model and friend!!! ❤️" Read less

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