Beach beauty swimwear with Miss Lancashire

My name is Olivia Seed, current Miss Lancashire and this is my Miss England Beach Beauty round photoshoot.

Andy is a photographer I have known for approximately 5 years now, I’d call him a friend and his during previous shoots his guidance reassures me.

For this reason it was Andy I asked to take the photographs for the Miss England Finals “Beach Beauty” round.

Miss Lancashire swimwear Miss England Semi finalist

I, alike many women, don’t feel comfortable in next to nothing being judged on our bodies, physique and genetics that we cannot help but instead of shying away I decided to try.

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Miss Fylde Coast 2017 swaps sides of the camera

The new Miss Fylde Coast 2017 – Coral, a photographer for Blackpool Tower swaps the sides of the camera for her official portfolio shoot with Miss England photographer Andy Bristow.

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Jnr Miss Lancaster bends over backwards for Charity!

Jnr Miss Lancaster 2016 Mel Urban Gymnast

When every new Miss is crowned in the North West they get to build a portfolio with Andy.  So when I won Junior Miss Lancaster I was asked what style I would like and I said something sporty to show people what I am about – the real me and not just the “Miss” side.

 

Jnr Miss Lancaster 2016 Mel Urban Gymnast

Jnr Miss Lancaster 2016 Mel Urban Gymnast

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New rap style shoot from Miss England Photographer

Elizabeth Grant by Miss England Photographer

The reigning Miss England Elizabeth Grant is planning to be the first Miss
England ever to perform a rap in the Miss World talent round , this year being
held in USA’s Washington DC …

And to see just how glamorous the 20 year old psychology student from
Preston can make a baseball cap look – Liz decided to have an urban style
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Pageant modelling portfolio building guide

Why build a pageant modelling portfolio?

Having any kind of modelling portfolio is a great way to show that you are experienced in your field. Your portfolio will showcase all your different looks, skills and experience with its main purpose to obtain modelling assignments, agency representation or work in TV or film.

Miss Preston vintage style photoshoot at the Harris Museum
Miss Preston in a vintage style photoshoot at the Harris Museum

An effective pageant modelling portfolio needs to be a well rounded representation of any modelling work you’ve done, showcasing your many styles and looks as well as demonstrating your ability to handle other jobs in the media industry. Make sure you always keep your portfolio up to date and at hand, taking it with you to pageants, competitions or public events etc. Remember, there could be a talent scout in the audience on the lookout for new talent or models!

 

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