Costume shots could be period dress indoor or outdoor. They could also be Halloween, St Trinian’s or specially set up costumes.
Costume photographs will be required by manufacturers and shops hiring fancy dress outfits.
It can also be wearing period costumes to advertise certain premises including hotels and stately homes etc. Enthusiasm and creativity are required for this category and are usually at low pay to the model.
Body painting is also included here an extreme form of body art. Henna modelling is also required. The effect will only last for a few hours and will wash off.