We can be forgiven as parents if we always think our baby the cutest of them all. If your family and friends start making comments on your son's big blue eyes and precious little smile perhaps it might be a time to consider entering your baby in a photo contest!
It can be quite fun to enter a baby photo contest and not anywhere as stressful as those contests run for toddlers and older children. Quite often the settings will be quite relaxed, or they may even be looking for a particular photo theme. There will be a range of holidays and events that may be featured in contests. There are contests that include both mom and baby pictured together! The best way to get started out into baby modeling is to enter your baby in a free photo contest. There are quite a few sites with free contests on the web. Just key in a simple search to google for "baby photo contest" and there will be plenty to choose from. As an easy way to try out baby modeling, baby photo contests are pretty straight forward.
If you are wanting to start a college fund for your baby, then you might look for contests that offer cash prizes. These would be great little bonuses to add to the fund! Baby photo judges often are looking for originality of the photo and uniqueness of setting. If the contest is for a particular holiday or special event, then make your setting fit well to that theme. It's time to really get creative with your camera!
It's important to make sure that the photo is in context. If it's a holiday or special event then make sure your baby is smiling and looking happy. Judges and modeling agencies are often looking for happy smiling babies and so a good temperament is a must. Lots of babies modeling careers have started out by entering photo contests!