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Model Mayhem #:
598291
Last Activity:
Jun 16, 2018
Experience:
Very Experienced
Compensation:
Depends on Assignment
Joined:
Dec 20, 2007

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Born in 1946, John Hooton left home for London aged just 17, to study photography by working as a photographer's assistant. Commencing as a messenger boy in an artwork photo copy studio, he soon found a better position as a messenger in a Fashion, Food and Advertising Studio. This studio employed top photographers, including Barry Lategan who took the first photos of Twiggy, and Ian Williams who was a master technician when using large format cameras to shoot food ads. Eric Mandel, a former photography teacher at London Polytechnic, was the senior advertising photographer and taught John, now an assistant, all about the finer points of black and white printing and the importance of overall technical quality required in professional work.

In December 1966, John was assisting John Cowan in Milan on a shoot for Italian Vogue and decided to stay in order to establish his career as a photographer. He began by shooting model composites while learning the language. In 1967 he shot his first magazine cover aged just 21.

Although semi retired, John still takes a keen interest in photography, now favouring digital techniques. If you are a model looking for test shots for your portfolio, or you have a business/product you want to publicise, don't be afraid to ask. Just use the Contact link and drop him a line. He'll be delighted to get back to you.

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Aim model · Model

Hey, I am a full time Australian model flying from Perth to England around the 19th of May and will be working throughout the UK for a few months. I have just got back from New Zealand and my British passport is being processed. I have been working in the industry for many years, experienced in a large variety of work and committed to work. Please get in touch if you work like to hire me when I am in your area. https://purpleport.com/portfolio/aimstage

04-16-2018
Mimi GM · Wardrobe Stylist

Hey! How 'bout you interview yourself and submit it to Egomania Mag at egomaniamag.com! New blogazine looking to get some interesting creative people to participate with some selfie-interviews and see what cool stuff comes out!

Ask yourself 10-20 questions about anything you want. Random, themed, weird or serious, you decide! Make it conversational and include a fun / weird / cool / stylish / whatever photo of yourself - selfie or portrait taken by someone else - but it needs to be fairly high res. Submit through the website or send it all to: [email protected]

Feel free to add your website or social media links along with your interview so that people can connect!

07-05-2014
MAGDA SZTUKA · Model

hi ! nice portfolio !! . im just coming soon to london :) lets see my casting call on here : http://www.modelmayhem.com/casting/2000321

text me if you are interested ! XXX

06-04-2014
dLQ Retouch · Retoucher

Stopping by to admire your beautiful work! I love it :)

~ DLQ

01-26-2011
CongoLebanese Model · Model

Great port!I would like to collaborate with you in the near future!

Samar

01-08-2011