WHO - Anyone interested in having their picture taken by internationally renowned photographers. We need a variety of different people. Perhaps you are an aspiring model. Perhaps you'd like to have a special family portrait taken. Perhaps you'd like pictures of your new baby. Something on the beach by the water? Other examples might include individual female, individual male, corporate or uniformed service, couple, bride and groom, and kids of all ages. If you fit the bill for any of the above categories, then please apply as soon as possible.

WHAT - The Mid Atlantic Regional School of Professional Photography, an accredited Professional Photographers of America school, is seeking volunteers to be photographed by our distinguished instructors. Our instructors will use volunteer models to demonstrate posing and lighting techniques to the class.

WHEN - MAY 5,6,7,8 2025. There are morning and afternoon sessions on each of those days. Let us know your availability.

WHERE - Held in and around the Hyatt Place, Dewey Beach, DE.

HOW - Fill out the application form and return it immediately to ensure you are placed.

  • This is not a paying gig. As compensation for modeling, individuals will receive a digital download of the image(s) from their session that they can reproduce in any size or quantity they would like.
  • Travel to and from the event are not covered
  • Lodging or other accommodations are not covered
  • You must be at least 18 years of age to model. Anyone under that age must be accompanied by a parent or legal guardian, who must also fill out a form giving their information and approval.

  • A session fee alone with some of our photographers would cost thousands of dollars.
    So what are you waiting for?

    Model Application Form

    Thank you for your interest in volunteering your time!

    Contact the MARS Model Committee by email at

    Mid-Atlantic Regional School of Professional Photography
    a PPA Affiliate school for continuing education in all aspects of photography