RK : First of all, thanks a lot for accepting our invitation. Please say something about you.
Hadise : I’m 23 years old and I’ve been a model for almost 2 years now, and I have to say I love my job and I’m so passionate about it.
RK : About your career as model. How did you get started?
Hadise : I was working in a beauty salon when I had my first offer for a photoshoot, at first I had doubts about it but then I took the chance and it made me feel better than I expected.
RK : Best modeling experience ever?
Hadise : My last experience with Mohammadreza Rezania (Shades Of Beauty: Return To Rococo Era for Ellements Magazine)
RK : What do you enjoy most in modeling?
Hadise : The moment that I’m in front the camera and posing is when I enjoy it the most.
RK : What is one of your favorite photographs from your career so far? Who shot it?
Hadise : Again my last experience with Mohammadreza Rezania (Shades Of Beauty: Return To Rococo Era for Ellements Magazine)
RK : Main challenges in modeling today?
Hadise : I think the main challenge is trying not to be just a pretty face, I mean if you want to be a successful model you have to understand the project, the manager, the photographer, the MUA and… and try to fit in it as well as possible, try to catch the feeling.
RK : What skills according to you are necessary to be a successful model ?
Hadise : Based on the project whether it’s a portrait, a fashion or anything else you have to first of all understand the project then use a set of skills for that you can start to look for idols and try to find ur own styles.
RK : How do you stay up to date regarding fashion?
Hadise : Today’s fashion world is moving so fast with millions of beautiful and exciting trends and ideas and I honestly love it, so I follow every seasons trends and my favorite models and brands day by day so that I don’t fall behind.
RK : Can you share the funniest or most interesting story that happened to you since you became a model?
Hadise : Recently I had a fashion project with a professional crew who happen to be my friends and the location was in a dessert in Iran, we spent two days there and we all had a lot of fun there and it was a great experience for me.
RK : What are the 5 Things you want to tell newbies before he/she become a model and why.
Hadise : First of all you have to believe in yourself and love yourself, then always try to improve yourself, take little but effective steps in your career, always be up to date with all the new trends and always check your favorite models latest works, and finally see a lot of photos, every day, there is no limit for that, the more the better.
RK : Have you ever been to India and anything you know about Indian Art & Culture?
Hadise : No. unfortunately I haven’t been there so far, and I know only a little bit about Indian beautiful Art & Culture, but I’m excited to know more.
RK : We (Retro Kolkata) are trying to make a bridge between National and International Art & Culture By featuring some National & International personalities who already have made their own path in their respective fields and we think your story and tips might help the newcomers to build their career. Please say something about our initiative and any special message for your Indian followers.
Hadise : First of all I want to thank you for approaching me and letting me be part of something big and beautiful. I think what you’re doing is great and I’m sure lots of great things will come out of making this international bridges. And to my followers I have to say I love you guys! Keep up and never stop dreaming!
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