Shine Photo offers several modelling programs and opportunities within the community.

  • Model Team                           Ages 14 – 18
  • Model Monday Classes        Ages 11 – 13
  • Bootcamps                             Ages   9 – 13
  • Online Workshop                 Ages 11 – 13
  • Adult Model Classes            Ages 19 and over

Upcoming ONLINE CLASS for Ages 11-13!  Weekdays, August 20 – 27 from 10:00 am – 11:30.  Photo shoot to follow on August 27 at 5:00 pm.

Cost: $99.00 plus HST.  REGISTER HERE.

Upcoming MODEL MONDAY and MODEL TEAM classes start Monday, September 14th.  Call 631 5162 for details!

HS Model Program - ParachuteThe Model Team Program is specifically designed to be age appropriate for high school student. Lessons teach the core components for building a successful modelling portfolio and cover the essentials of technique and self care.  Multiple photo sessions are included in this program.

This year we are observing social distancing and COVID safety protocols as well.

Schedule: Monday evening from 7:30 – 9:00 PM

  • September 14 – Welcome, Expression and mini Headshot photo session.
  • September 21 – Catologue Posing and Intro to Flow Posing
  • Septermber 28 – Intro to Runway
  • October 5 – Thanksgiving. No classes
  • October 12 – Review and  Flow Posing Photo Session
  • October 19 – Editorial Posing
  • October 26 – Latex Scar Makeup Workshop and Photo Session ( 3 hour session)
  • November 2 – Social Media Portfolio Set Up, Safety and Usage
  • November 9 – Styling Workshop
  • November 16 – Thrift Shop – Editorial Fashion Photo Session
  • November 23 – TBA
  • November 30 – Robotic Movements and Hip Hop Workshop
  • December  7 – Mannequin Fashion Show (Tentative Date)
  • December 14 – Christmas Formal – Photo Session

COST $295.00 + HST Per Session   A mandatory meeting is required with parent or guardian and the student prior to acceptance into this program. Call 807 631 5162 for details.

Tween Thrift ShopJoin us for online modeling lessons in our Online Classes.  You’ll have access to our daily age appropriate webinar, notes, projects and homework over the course of the week. A photo session is included with your class.

SCHEDULE:   10 AM – 11:30 AM Weekdays Via ZOOM. Aug 10 -27

Thursday – Expression for Photos and Fashion
Friday – Posing for Catologue
Monday – The Runway
Tuesday – Skin Care & Natural Makeup
Weds– Finding Fashion in the Oddest Places.
Thursday– Flow Posing and Editorial Posing
Photo Shoot – Thursday Aug 27 at 5 PM at our Slate River Farm.

REGISTER HERE.

Next Class TBA in September.

Expression for Photos and Fashion
Posing for Catologue and Flow Posing
The Runway
Skin Care & Natural Makeup for Adults
Finding Fashion in your Closet.
Photo Shoot – TBA.

What do Model Team members do?  Members of this team represent Shine Phone at local events and within marketing and workshop materials.  Classes are on Mondays from 7:30 – 9:00 pm.  Weeks alternate between model training workshops and photo shoots that incorporate materials from the workshops.  Some photo shoots are scheduled on alternate dates for logistical reasons with a minimum of 6 photo shoots scheduled per term.   Workshops are comprised of need-to-know modeling information. Topics include:

  • nutrition
  • hair, makeup and nail care
  • expression
  • stance and flow posing
  • runway walks and turns
  • commercial and editorial posing
  • latex scar and specialty makeup
  • social media interaction
  • portfolio building
  • and more!

Volunteer hours are also scheduled to help you acquire the mandatory 40 hours needed for graduation.

Prospective members along with a parent or guardian must attend an information meeting prior to acceptance into this program.  Call 807 631 5162 to schedule your meeting.   The Model Team registration is 295.00 plus HST per 12 week session.

Are you ready for an adventure? Then we want you in our model training program! As a member of the Shine Model Mondays Program, you’ll  learn HOW to be photographed and how to make being photographed painless and enjoyable.  Weekly Workshops, and a variety of photo sessions.  Each participant receives a mobile app with an  images from each photo session suitable for sharing.

We cover age appropriate topics such as expression, stance, fashion, hair and skin care, natural makeup, runway walks and turn, movie makeup and more!

Seriously, what are you waiting for? Call us for more information, resister online using our Schedule Session link (in the main navigation) or call 807 631 5162 to register. Registration is on now!   (Inclement winter weather or forced closures for unforeseen reasons will result in the rescheduling of a class.)

$250.00 per session plus HST.  Classes are limited in size and social distancing protocols are in place.

Shine Photo also be offers classes for adults in 6 week sessions. Topics covered will include expression, stance, runway walks and turns, posing and more.  A mini photo session is included in 3 sessions, with the season culminating with a charity fashion show.  Open to men and women 21 and up. All ages and sizes welcome.

This is a great way to build confidence, and poise while learning essential modeling skills.

SCHEDULE  – classes will begin late September. Inquiries welcome at 807 631 5162 Monday – Saturday 10- 5.

Our Boot Camps are scheduled for PA days to make life simple for parents and fun for the kids.

Boot camp is for girls and boys ages 8 -11.

Next Date: TBA

Activities include:

Welcome and ice breaker. Before and After Headshot session, catalogue posing,  grooming tips, internet safety, runway walks, turns and robotic movements, expression,  and a casual/dressy photo session.  Each child receives one complimentary personal 5×7 print as well as a group photo.  Additional prints are available for purchase through a password protected online album.

Register online using the Schedule Sessions link in our main navigation, or call 807 631 5162. You can also visit Shine Photo at the Thunder Bay Country Market to register.