What is a portfolio
A portfolio is a folder that contains your achievements. If the employer does not put in the requirements the existence of such a dossier, try to provide it, as this will increase your chances of employment. But remember that it must contain only high-quality and original material.
Let's say you are a model. Choose only the best photos. They should emphasize all the advantages of your appearance. Also, you have to reveal your personality by selecting exactly the images that correspond to you.
Portfolio photos should be taken from a professional photographer. If you use the services of a make-up artist and stylist, this will only increase the chance to contract with a modeling agency.
A portfolio may be different. For example, the standard. In this case, the selected multiple images to a model that is changing the makeup, clothes, hair, emotions, environment, etc. In one picture you can portray a femme fatale, on the other – a pretty young lady, on the third – a caring mother.
There is a basic portfolio, it is slightly inferior in price to the standard one. Here you do not change the image, this shooting can be called a portrait one.
If you are a designer, you may also require a portfolio. In this case, you do not need to insert their pictures in the packet of materials needs to enter your projects. The greatest success you will achieve in that case, if you show the employer or the customer of the original work.
There are many professions where you may need a portfolio. This journalist, artist and architect, even a bricklayer. Note that portfolio can be not only in the form of a pile of documents or photos. Use media files, electronic formats. You can also make portfolio presentations.