Long story short..these guys are asking for $200+ to be published in their magazine....a lot of models are applying to be in this publication...but here is what they get back ...
You NEVER have to pay to be in a publication UNLESS you are taking out an advertisement. THIS IS A SCAM!
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"CONGRATULATONS to you for being selected to be featured in Fresh Faces Magazine—As One of the Most Aspiring Models of 2006. for the Oct/Nov/Dec 2006 issue. You are also cordially invited to the launch party of Fresh Faces Magazine July/Aug/Sept 2006 issue on Saturday, July 29, 2006 at 6PM at the GA World Congress Center. This quarter’s cover models will feature Model/Actress Lisa Wu and Edgar Hartwell NFL Player of the Atlanta Falcons. FFM is the premiere magazine for models, artists, and industry leaders looking to make an impact in this thriving field of entertainment.
Models and artists without tear sheets understand it’s impossible to be taken seriously by talent executives for the next big job. We received hundreds of submissions and we were impressed with your look. We are sure there are agents and modeling agencies that would be interested in working with you as your picture graces the pages of Fresh Faces Magazine.
This is indeed a proud moment for you to celebrate. With your selection you are guaranteed the opportunity to be in the next Fresh faces Oct/Nov/Dec publication. Congratulations!!!
Fresh Faces Magazine is not only a national magazine for models but we also help to cast models for jobs with top talent agents and casting directors. Again we are a venue for editorial coverage-- reaching over 100,000 readers and talent executives. The photo session is scheduled for Saturday, July 29, 2006. Registration starts at 2p.m..
· That you arrived dressed and ready for the photoshoot.
· You wear proper attire (Formal, Business Casual, or Swimsuit)
· Ready to connect with the camera.
· It’s important that you arrive on time; the photoshoots start at 2PM until 5 PM.
We will have a make-up artist & hair styling team available for models needing additional services for an additional fee.
The photo shoot will take place at the Georgia World Congress Center. Once inside the center, follow the signs ‘Fresh Faces Magazine event room B312. Click this link to find us at GWCC ;
Georgia World Congress Center
285 Andrew Young International Blvd., NW
Atlanta, Georgia 30313-1591
Please note: There is a $195 photography placement fee. Sorry No Personal Checks Accepted.
Please note: Models who are unable to make the shoot or prefers to submit their own image; do so via email at
Please complete the attached photo release form and mail along with your $195 placement fee (Money Orders ONLY) to the address below. Deadline is Saturday, July 29th:
Attn: Tracy J. Sipp, Editorial Director
3601 Piedmont Road, Suite 1209
Atlanta, GA. 30305.
Again, congratulations on your selection. We look forward to working with you. To confirm your selection, please email or contact us at 404-484-4284. We are prepared to answer any questions you may have. You may also email me for additional information. Have a great day!