Frequently Asked Questions

Q: What types of models does OCM represent?

A: OCM Models represents models for high fashion, commercial and magazine print work, fitness, television, film, music videos, import shows and anything that has to do with promotional and glamour modeling.

Q: Does OCM represent only Ethnic models?

A: No, OCM considers and represents models with various ethnicities. This means the model can be of any race or from any location in the world.

Q: If I want to be a OCM Model and I don't live near any of your office locations can I still be represented by your firm without having to relocate?

A: Yes you can. No matter where you reside we can still find you work not only in your area, but various areas around the globe.

Q: What else does OCM search for in potential female?

A: There are no specific criteria, however, competitive standards nevertheless inform decisions about which females do and do not model.

Q: Does OCM work with plus-sized models?

A: Yes, we have a division representing plus size models.

Q: What should I do to be considered?

A: You should submit by mail or e-mail al least five professional photographs. Photographs submitted by e-mail will be excepted in .jpg, .gif, .tiff or .psd formats only, and must be a minumum of 200 pixels high and no larger than 1.5 Mb each.

Q: What if I don't have professional photographs?

A: Our field of modeling deals with very specific visual requirements. We do have various freelance photographers that we can refer you to world-wide to take some professional pictures. The only way we can effectively evaluate you is by submitting photos that are professionally lit and photographed. Unfortunately snapshots and home photos do not have the clarity of image and detail we need.

Q: I already have photographs in a portfolio, should I send you my entire portfolio?

A: No, just send at least five (5) images from the material in your book. Do not send the only copy of any photograph you have. A laser or any other type of copy is fine.

Q: How long does it take before I hear if you are interested?

A: You will be contacted within fourteen (14) days. Please do not call or e-mail.