Many Are Called, Few Are
Chosen - The Dearth of Qualified Aspiring Urban
01/06/12 12:46 AM Filed in: Video Vixens
It's always been the case with urban modeling
that the ones who are best suited to do it - the ones
who would really make a difference - often have to be
chased down and begged to even consider it.
Meanwhile, the ones who have no business wanting to
model are the first in line to give it a try. This
was true even back in the "good old days." But now
with social media and the lowering of the barriers to
entry to urban modeling, it is especially true.
I get about a half dozen requests from women every
month asking about being featured on the site. The
woman pictured to the left is one of the few
that was actually qualified to do this
Unfortunately, she started to have misgivings about
the genre before we could ever get around to
shooting. She's a college grad with a good job and
she questioned what effect this would have on her
career. (All hope isn't lost - she's still
I won't lie - Indosplace is on the endangered
websites list for 2012. And this is one of the
reasons: the lack of qualified modeling applicants.