Visakhapatnam, October 18 : The trend in modeling was changing with models of all age groups entering in the field. Any brand show, any concept, models from children to 50 plus women are attracting the viewers.
Demand and opportunities for models has been increasing as new products launching programmes, ramp shows etc became a routine.
Miss Vizag, Srimati Visakha, traditional fashion shows, fashion weeks by different brands, jewellery shows, new year, birthday functions etc, whatever the occasion, public are connecting more through these programmes. For the audiences, fashion shows and ramp walks show the specialties of a particular brand.
Several middle-aged women are actively working as models and proving that marriage cannot stop them from modeling.Even hijras also became major attraction recently in ramp walks and fashion shows. All these programmes are the 'happening' thing in Vizag.
On the other hand, the fashion shows are helping to open the hidden talent among the children. Several models, after getting name and fame through modeling, are trying their luck in movies and TV serials.
While, others are limiting themselves to modeling, which they felt would turn them as local celebrities. The models said their career would also showcase their personality and individuality.
Except a few, most of the models have taken to modeling as a profession. With Vizag developing rapidly post division of the State, famous companies and brands are looking at the city.