Interview: Cover Girl Maria Kissov (Denmark)
Can you tell us a little about you?
My name is Maria Kissov and I'm from Denmark. I work as model and I have started a modelling agency in Denmark, where we recruit various models with a focus on diversity and process learning.
If you could change anything about yourself, what would it be?
Can't think of a specific thing. But I always try to learn from my mistakes and improve all aspects in life.
How did you start modelling?
My mom was contacted by a Danish wedding photographer (when I was 15) who wanted to shoot pictures of me, cause she thought I had a very wild facial features and a slim figure for fashion.
What do you think of the work as a model?
I love working as a model, its a creative job where you get the chance to make something beautiful or tell a story.
What is your beauty regimen?
My nails actually. The first thing you do when you meet new people, is to shake hands. First-hand impression is important for me.
What are your personal qualities which distinguish you from others?
I like to think that I have a big library of different modeling poses and keep things like lighting and camera angle in mind, and I try to share my ideas with the talents around me.
What are your plans for the future?
I want to travel the world. Keep following my dreams and build a successful modelling agency and keep improving on my model career. Stay grateful for the people around me and keeping my family first.
What are some of your favorite experiences so far?
Shooting in France/Nice for Karma of Charme.
Do you have any advice for those who want to start modelling?
Respect yourself and your limits. be realistic. Be confident. find your own way to express yourself for the pictures - never copies. be open and welcoming to your fellow people in the industry. Your personality has much to say, so be humble.
What do you think of the magazine?
I think its a great magazine, It gives the opportunity for artists to share, showcase and inspire each other with beautiful and creative work.
Model: Maria Kissov @mkissov
Photo: PAGE7 Photo @/page7photo