Female Models & Beautiful Faces Needed! ABOUT THE SHOOTS It’s summer 2018 and I am searching for female models (non-agency or non-exclusive) and women with beautiful faces. The first is for a fashion campaign that I’m shooting in July in Houston, TX. The second will be lifestyle video work for Beaubelle, a wonderful skincare company … Continue reading Casting Call: Female Models & Beautiful Faces Needed!
I’ve always enjoyed writing and sharing my thoughts. These have normally come via Facebook status updates or shared notes. But some of you don’t use Facebook (hint, a girl I love very much) so I’ve decided to compile a list of some of my favorites. I hope you like them. – I fear not the unknown for … Continue reading Quotes by Jay Marroquin
Warning: NSFW, Adult Language & Adult Content Are you an aspiring model? Have you received a random message on Facebook, Instagram or via Email offering you a modeling contract? Well NO, it’s not real. And if you don’t want DICK pics or some random dude trying to show you his donk on webcam, you probably … Continue reading Aspiring Model? Don’t fall for this scam unless you want DICK pics. (NSFW)
Last summer I had the pleasure of photographing rockstar model Celesta Hodge from Elite Model Management LA. Now we have a rare interview by the one and only, James Clayton. James Clayton: I’m on my way to meet Model/Actress Celesta Hodge for a lunch interview at the Bel Air Hotel. She’s peaked my curiosity, there’s always an … Continue reading Conversation with Celesta Hodge
After arriving in LA after an 18 hour road trip from Texas, I figured I would be the only masochist down for long drives. Well I came to find out my brilliant model Sydney Graus from Elite Model Management LA also made the long trek. She did come from a much colder climate in Jackson Hole, Wyoming however. Well … Continue reading Sydney Graus from Elite Model Management
How can you put into words, the emotions or feelings you get when doing something you’re passionate about? When the people you work with make you a happy person, a better person? When people give you that which is invaluable, time? You really can’t. All you can do is say thank you. As a fashion … Continue reading Celesta Hodge from Elite LA. She turns it up to 11.
One of the most frequent questions I get is “I’m not tall, can I still sign with an agency?”. Most of the time this question comes while having coffee with a potential model or talking to a girls parents. If there’s one thing people know about me, is that I can be pretty direct and … Continue reading Oly is 5’7″ and with Elite Model Management
Last week I had the pleasure of doing three things I love. 1. Road Trip 2. Photography 3. Hang with Family. About a month back, my brother Jaime Hellcat started talking about road tripping to Cali to pick up a custom guitar by the one and only Jason Burns from Blast Cult. Blast Cult makes some … Continue reading Photographing Bailey from l.a. models in East LA
A few months ago, I had the pleasure of shooting one of my favorite muses, Mari Alex Littlefield. A gorgeous blonde with look that reminds me of Daryl Hannah. Mari Alex has always been a free spirit so when I suggested shooting some tasteful fine art nudes on the beach, she was game. Then on top … Continue reading Mari Alex Littlefield
To say shooting Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week/New York Fashion Week is exciting, would be a understatement. Any IMG credentialed photographer shooting MBFW would say it’s not only a privilege, but incredibly cool. Now being a IMG credentialed photographer is a great accomplishment, but being a house photographer is totally different. But with the perks of being … Continue reading Christian Siriano Spring 2014