Shardul Pandey Talks To Alana Hayes

I am a down to earth girl who just loves having my picture taken, not only that I love taking photos. Live and breathe photography and creating art even. I am born in Melbourne but have a German/English background. I enjoy my sports since I was 5 years old no matter what it is I can pick it up straight away, love swimming, tennis, soccer, rollerblading, boxing, trampolen and dancing. Love to laugh and always love meeting like minded people and making everyone I meet enjoy my company and make them laugh. I live by the quote “Live life to the Max” since I was 14 and have met the famous Tony Robbins. Work hard at your dreams and they will come true. :) Give it all you got.

Describe yourself in three words. “Down to Earth”

What languages do you speak? English and maybe a few words in German

How would you describe your personality? Caring, giving, friendly, carefree and fun :).

How would you describe your style? “I don’t really have a style, but I could say I like to have class. I don’t like being viewed as tacky/cheap, I have no favourite colours nor live in the past, I like to be everything”

Can you sum up your style in three words? Carefree, elegance and class.

What’s your most memorable shoot? There are so many, I’d like to say 2014, summer beach shoot, had my goal to loose weight so I could do this one shoot I booked in, I still went ahead but I never really lost the weight, the outcome was fantastic, my best. I love the beach my favourite place.

And What kind of shoots would you like to work on in the future? I do need heaps more beach shoots, I have only done like 5 through-out my whole career.

How would you describe your professional interests? I love photography, arts, creativeness and make-up.

What do you think, Is it important to attended fashion modelling courses? Does they really help newbies to get a foothold in Fashion Industry? Yes, definitely, I did it and its changed me so much I learnt so much definitely a go ahead. I personally don’t think it really helps to get into the industry but more to learn and develop into a professional model as a photographic model or catwalk, makes no difference.

Is there anything you want to change about yourself, what are they? Just my weight that is all but very happy with what I have got. :)

What kind of modeling are you interested in and why? I love glamour, I love bling, getting dressed up and having fun and getting creative. I love feeling like a princess :).

Do you have any other experience in the fashion industry (like writing photography etc.)? I do photography myself which is so much fun but a lot more thinking involved than modelling.

Describe the atmosphere when you’re on a shoot? Giggly, funny, too many laughs to say the least very casual.

Would you model any kind of clothing at all? I will model what ever the client wants.

What are your strengths? My strengths are my attitude, smile, my facial features and chest.

And what are your weaknesses? I’d say my weakness is my height and my weight

Describe the ideal work environment for you. Has to be casual, fun and creative. I hate being serious just doesn’t work for me.

What makes a stylish lady or man? Is there a difference? One that dresses to a T in any outfit and pull it off with their own look.

Who are some of your favorite fashion photographers? Currently I have none sorry.

What’s your favorite outfit from your own closet? My favorite outfit would have to be my many dresses. I love dresses its a must have for me.

Do you have a favourite clothing item, and if so what is it and why? I have no favourite clothing item because they feel like they are so old, I need more new clothes

Who are some of your favorite models and designers? Definitely the Victoria Secret Models, designers I dont really follow that well. I like to make my own trends to be honest. :)

Where do you generally like to shop? Do you shop online? I go to my local shopping centre, and I do shop online but from Chine wholesale places, some of their stuff is pretty good.

What’s your beauty regime? I don’t really have a beauty regime as such, I don’t go all out as I am allergic to a few products so I only do the low – maintenance stuff i.e wash and moisturize my face.

What’s your take on size zero? Too skinny but I do know a model who has no choice being that skinny even when she tries. Sometimes you are just born with that kind of figure I guess.

Excluding all complicated beauty & fitness mantra what do you think to be the easiest way to look pretty and glamourous? I love the all natural look, no make-up is always great, just do your exercise in the morning and then freshen up and done.

Do you have a diet mantra? Tell me about the diet you follow on daily basis? I don’t really diet, but I try to have fish at least 3 times a week and lots of vegies and no bread after 12pm.

Is there anything you avoid eating? I try and avoid bread/carbs after 12pm

What’s your favorite healthy treat? Tuna on a biscuit is my favourite of all time :)

How do you stay fit? How much you workout? What types of exercises you do? I take random breaks but try exercise every morning, on the tredmill or in the afternoon I am on my mini trampolen.

What according to you is the easiest way to be in shape? My easiest way that works for me is the mini trampolen does wonders for me along with swimming

What’s your biggest indulgence? Chocolate :) yummy

How do you enjoy your time off, away from work? What keeps you happy? I love to go to the beach, I love modeling which keeps me very happy. I can’t stop.

What magazines & weblogs you like reading? Love health and fitness magazines and famous health bloggers.

How you communicate with other netizens, specially your followers? Are you patient? polite? friendly? Very friendly, down to earth, I am very patient and possibly the most polite person you would ever meet. can become annoying at times.

How often you reply to them? I try reply as quickly as I can. Depends on my workload and how many emails there are.

What device you use? What according to you is more comfortable and quick device for accessing Internet? I find my computer is the quickest and comfortable.

Do you own a domain? Do you blog? I don’t have a domain or blog just yet, working towards that.

Where netizens can find latest news feed about you? You can find me on:

Is there anything else you’d like to add? Not really.

What is your ultimate message for netizens? Be the best you can be, treat everyone around you the way you want to be treated :):)

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