Frequently Asked Questions

  • What is the difference between and other co-ordination websites?
    1. Quick Processing:
    It is a direct approach and the media contact / agency / film makers will see you directly without the help of any mediator or co-ordinator and buzz you at any part of the world

    2. View Full Portfolio:
    In any interested observer can view your entire portfolio at a glance and get your contact number, instantly.
    Co-ordination websites
    1. Long and tedious Process:
    In this case, the affair will be time-consuming, appointments made, mailing, conveyance…all this take time.

    2. View Few Snaps:
    Whereas in the case of a co-ordination websites, though your pictures are there, your contact number and address is held back. This entails a long process in dealing.
  • How many media persons know and what are the ways you promote

    Since2002,, has by now, gained immense mileage not only in india but also abroad. also publishes a multi-coloured tabloid every quarterly featuring interesting fashion articles and pictures which is circulated all over India and reaches the desks of advertising agencies, film producers, directors, media personnel etc. This helps in promoting our website which has become a rage amongst young model and star aspirants of today. This is nothing but a reminder to informing the media that we have website under the same name, viz;

  • If is not a co-ordination website, how will models get assignments?

    This website is nothing but like the yellow pages Directory. Here the Media personnel/ Film makers can view your pictures, get your contact address and number directly without any co-ordinator or mediator, Hassle free. You can roam in USA, Africa, India or anywhere across the globe. Just place your image and mobile number and you will be contacted.

    Should you receive any calls from any ad agency or film maker and have difficulty in negotiating, get in touch with us for guidance absolutely free of cost.

  • How do I get modelling assignments and commission?

    This is not co-ordination website. Your images and contact number is flashed globally and will invite heavy traffic curiosity-similar to the yellow pages directory. Your portraits will get great mileage.

    If you find any difficulty in handling the agencies or any film maker, please feel free to call us for clarification and guidance. This service is free of cost.

    Once you enroll with us by paying our specific charges for website placement you need not pay any commission or service charge you can negotiate your payments directly from the Agency / Film-maker.

  • How do I submit my photos?

    You may submit your photos by email or post. If you are located in Chennai or nearby cities, you may come to our office with prior appointment. To register yourself by personal meeting, it is much better to meet personally, as we can assess your potential in better way.
    After registration and evaluation of your pictures, it would take 10 working days to upload your online portfolio in our portal and website.

  • What types of photos should I submit?

    Your photos should depict how you look naturally. Ideally, you will provide one of each of the following:
    1.Face - close up, front view, smiling. 
    2.Face – close up, front view, not smiling.
    3.Face – close up, left profile, not smiling..
    4.Face – close up, right profile, not smiling.
    5.Body – full length, straight on, front.
    Photos can be all black and white or all color or a combination of both. Please try to submit at least one headshot and one body shot. 
    If Possible, Preferably Girls' body images should be taken wearing short skirt/bikini or fitting clothes to give an idea about her figure. Boys' body images should be taken wearing boxers. Both should use the Indian and Western outfits with different looks, backdrops, locations and expressions. Please take a moment to be certain that your images are clear, well lit, and in focus.

  • Do I need professional photos? Where can I get portfolio photographer?

    Yes, Portfolio is like a passport to visit a country, you should have a good quality of the pictures, as the portfolio is going to represent you in front of the clients; first and foremost a model is short listed for meetings and auditions through their still pictures. If you don’t have portfolio and want to know more about Click here

  • What Size Of photos should I send?

    You can send any size of photos. 
    If you are emailing your photos please be sure that your photos are not too big, not larger than 300 x 400 pixels, if possible send by jpeg files.
    If you are mailing your photos by post, the minimum size should be 3” x 5” and maximum can be at any size.

  • I don't live in Chennai or Mumbai, Can I still Register?

    Absolutely! We work with aspiring models from all Indian cities as well from other countries. We regularly place models, who are located out of Chennai, out of India, because our visitors from around the world.

  • Can't I Just Send My Photos To The Agencies Myself?

    Yes, you can. But, did you know that photos mailed or emailed to the top Indian or international agencies are rarely opened or end up in the garbage within seconds of being opened. 
    As a new model you have about 5 seconds to get the attention of a busy agent / co-ordintor. If they aren’t interested in you in a split-second then your opportunity with that agency is over. 
    That is the reason Chennai Modelling Diary have flashed the contact numbers of the models directly to the media personnals.
    The staff at Chennai Modelling take the time to carefully look over every single e-mail, mouse click, website traffic, site promotions etc., If you are selected by an Ad agency or Film maker, we will spend the time necessary to help you start your career.

  • Do you accept Registrations of any age group?

    Yes, we accept enrolements of all ages from 1 – 80 Years.

  • Do I need to have Modeling Experience?

    No, you do not have to have modeling experience to submit your photos to chennai modelling, In case if you need any training or acting classes we will organize.

  • Why is there A Fee to submit my photos?

    The. fee helps to cover the costs of operating our website such as web designers, hosting, advertising, office staff, etc. This fee is much less than you would pay for making copies of all your photos and mailing them to all of the agencies and is much less than many online services who charge between $250 - $1500 U.S. per year simply to post your photos on their websites for co-ordination and the chances is extremely rare.
    Chennai Modelling is the most efficient and cost-effective way to promote your career into the acting and modeling industry.

  • How much is the Fee? What other expenses will I have?

    The fee to register with us as a member of Indian Models Directory, we charge a minimum amount of Rs.18,960 (USD $ 351) for 6 months including Designing, Domain Regn., Hosting and Site maintenance. And now, is an offer running where you will get another 6 months free of cost.
    There are no other costs involved and there will not be additional charges like commission, Service charge etc. Once you get selected and paid by a client.

  • How Can I make Payment for Registration?

    While sending/mailing your pictures you have below options for payment:

    You can deposit cheque / transfer funds to Indian Bank / ATM.
    Favoring "Jeevan Infomedia”
    A/C No. 748098824
    IINDIAN BANK , Alwarpet Branch, Chennai."

    Send your cheque/DD favoring " Jeevan Infomedia”
    payable at Chennai - India

  • Can I still become a model if I am in school/college, Have spare time during Vacations and Holidays?

    As modeling careers begin at a younger age, most aspiring models are still in school. Most of the agencies/film makers are accustomed to working around your school schedule, especially teen age and kids modeling. Shoots are normally fixed up on public holidays/ Saturday and Sundays.

  • Do you guarantee I will get a modelling assignment?

    Do you guarantee I will get a modelling assignment?

    No legitimate model agency service, model search, co ordinator, media manager can guarantee that a new model with be signed to an acting/modelling contract. We can tell you that the success rate for new models chosen by the Chennai Modelling is 99%. Have a look at some of the success stories of our past participants.

  • What type of guarantee Do you offer?

    Chennai Modelling guarantees that your photos will be viewed by qualified Advertising agencies, TV & Film producers, directors, media personnel in India and over 100 of the world’s top international agencies and that every effort will be made to help you succeed in accomplishing your goal. Ultimately your looks and performance will make the client to select you for their assignment. Chennai Modelling Diary doesn't guarantee that you will be offered a contract, but It is the right gateway to explore in the world of acting and modelling world without the help of co-ordinators or co-ordination websites.

    Be Cautious from those agencies, coordinators who guarantee for assignments, by showing you false dreams with intention to take money from you or some other advantage, specially places in cities like Mumbai, Delhi, Bangalore, Kanpur and other towns, with out a proper professional set up, experience. As most of them are indulge into personal parties and dating services.

  • suggestions or comments

    If you have more questions, suggestions or comments, you can mail or call us at the below address: 
    Chennai Modelling Diary
    Jeevan Infomedia
    N0:3, Murrays Gate Road, Block B-5
    Alwarpet, Chennai 600018.
    Phone Nos: +91-44-2433 6645, 4208 2699
    Mobile Nos: +91 9840036645.
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