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The Dirt

By dave rock

Confessions of an adult talent agency

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The Dirt

You Need to Know

Sex Sells:

But, Do I Need to Have Sex?

Absolutely NOT... Although most studios do not shoot a large amount of solo content, there have been many successful adult models that have never shot a single sex scene. Solo shoots are more competitive, therefore are more difficult to land. The majority of production companies tend to choose models primary based on sex appeal and performance skills. Solo shoots are ...

Where the Boys Are:

All About "Boy on Girl" Shoots...

Different Types of "Boy on Girl" Shoots BOY/GIRL: ‍Description — This is a vaginal sex scene with one male talent, if there is more than one male talent in your scene it is NOT B/G and should have an elevated rate. You may be asked to perform oral sex as well as have oral sex performed on you. What to Expect — Typically, a shooter will ...

I Kissed a Girl and I Liked It:

All You Need to Know About "Girl on Girl" Shoots...

Several Types of All Girl Shoots... GIRL/GIRL: Description — This is a lesbian sex scene. May include oral sex, strap on toys, and vaginal penetration with the use of toys. What to Expect — Scenes usually include one other female talent. You should be comfortable having sex with other girls. Typically, a shooter will take a solo photo set of you only (less than ...

It’s all About YOU:

When Shooting Solo...

Diverse Types of Solo Shoots... SOLO: Description — No sex required, stills, clips, or both of masturbation. What to Expect — Typically, a shooter takes three solo photo sets, with three accompanying 6 to 10-minute videos. Shoot Preparation — Skin should be free of bruises and blemishes. Test Required — No. Rates — Approximately $300 to $600. FETISH: Description — There are endless opportunities with fetish porn, while it is important ...

Oh, Those “Specialty” Shoots:

Pursuing Something Above the Norm & Extremely Good...

Distinct Types of "Specialty" Shoots... BLOW JOB: ‍Description — These scenes are generally short gonzo clips that consist of a 10 to 15-minute blowjob. May require swallowing, facials, or cum play. It can also include brief dialog. What to Expect — Depending on the nature of the scene, a typical day on set can last anywhere from two to six hours. Typically, a ...

What What (In the Butt):

Anal Hygiene Preparation...

Every girl is different in preparing for an anal scene. Here is the most effective way we know to help you feel relaxed, comfortable, and prepared when arriving on set for an anal scene. The Night Before: You should have a "hard stop" on when to stop eating the day before your anal scene. Some girls stop at 2:00 PM, ...

Variety Is the Spice Of Life:

Average Rates for The Most Common Types Of Shoots...

The most important thing to realize about rates is that they can vary greatly based on a number of factors. Always consider the following prior to accepting an Offer Sheet: Boy/Girl (B/G) — $750 to $1,500 per Shoot Girl/Girl (G/G) —$500 to $800 per Shoot Solo: —$300 to $600 per Shoot As a rule of thumb, B/G scenes pay better than G/G scenes, ...

Hell On High Heels:

The Importance of Being Easy To Work With...

Your shoots have various facets to them, of which you may not be aware. On some occasions, locations are reserved, make-up artists hired, along with additional talent being hired, etc. If you are late, you set back an entire crew, costing time and money. ALWAYS be on time! Present yourself as a professional; be respectful of everyone’s time by arriving ...

Being Out of The Know — Is A No-No:

Always Have Your Head in The Game!

Always check your Call Sheets for crucial updates from your agent. Changes happen frequently but that doesn’t mean that you, as a model, are excused from missing details. You will be expected to stay up-to-date with upcoming shoots, therefore, it is pertinent that you understand how and why you are checking updates. Location Changes: In some circumstances, shooters may be ...

Being Dirty Isn’t Always Sexy:

Stay Clean for Your Scenes...

Know the industry standard for expected hygiene on set. Cleanliness is not just for yourself, it affects everyone on set! Follow These Guidelines EVERY Time You Have a Shoot: Pack your bag according to the Shoot Bag Checklist. Shower the morning of your shoot, and shave the night before. Shaving the night before allows razor bumps or ingrown hairs to ...

Ah, Let Me Think About That:

Set Your Limits Beforehand...

BEFORE agreeing or confirming a shoot, make sure you know exactly what sex acts are involved... Give it thorough consideration before deciding if the shoot requirements are something you are comfortable doing. Be sure the decision you have made is final. Changing your mind while on set can be rather costly at the last minute. You can refuse to participate in ...

Don’t Be Tricked by Sneaky Talent:

Checking Out Your "Scene Partner" Is Crucial to Protecting Your Health!

Don't Be Timid, Protect Yourself! These Simple Steps Are So Important: Before you begin a shoot, check your co-star(s) genitals and mouth for bumps or anything suspicious. You should have already checked the test of your scene partner before filming begins, however, if you see something suspicious ALWAYS ask to double check the test and verify their identity. During filming, ...

Prove You’re Legal:

Or You Won’t Get Paid!

You must prove that you are legal before you can shoot. Shooters do NOT make any exceptions to this rule! Remember: You must bring two forms of identification. Helpful Hints: Keep a wallet or pouch to hold ALL the IDs you use for modeling work. If you are very forgetful, avoid using IDs that get used or moved around often, e.g., ...

Drop Dead Gorgeous Porn Star Eyes:

The Eyes Have it! The Eyes Have it!

The “Smoking Hot Eyes” look is not just for strippers and porn stars, it’s for the sex goddess inside all women. To Get Those Seductive Porn Star Eyes, You Should: Line the inner rim of your eye with a black or brown eye pencil and blend the far edges into your lash with a cotton swab. Then, use a small ...

Abbreviations for Shoot Types:

Know Your ABBRs... 

When you receive your Call Sheet, abbreviations will be used to describe the types of shoots -- While they're pretty intuitive -- KNOW them! ATM — Ass to Mouth B/B/G — Boy/Boy/Girl B/G — Boy/Girl B/G/ATM — Boy/Girl/Ass to Mouth B/G/G/A — Boy/Girl/Girl/Anal B/J — Blowjob C/H — Cockhold F/J — Footjob Fetish — Fetish G/B — Gangbang G/G — Girl/Girl G/G/A — Girl/Girl/Anal I/R — Interracial Solo — Solo “Make a pact with yourself today, to not be defined by your past. Sometimes the greatest thing ...

Shoot Day Basics:

Tips to Maximize Your Success on Set...

Here's a brief list of things to keep in mind on the day of your shoot. While some of these items may be common sense to some, it's important you know them, as they are key to your success! Always let someone know where you are. Be on time! — Time is money Introduce yourself when you arrive Discuss your ...

She Works Hard for Her Money:

Payment for Shoots...

Cash Payments:  Cash payments are reported to the Internal Revenue Service. You will be liable for taxing on this income. Same Day Pay: Same Day Pay = PAY DAY! Most of the time you will paid same day. Usually this payment is in the form of a business or personal check, however you can also be paid by cash as well. ...

Getting Nailed — The Perfect Mani-Pedi:

The 411 on Nails for ALL Models...

Top Tips You Need to Know for Industry Standards: Most importantly, make sure your nails are done professionally, every detail is noticeable on camera. Always follow the instructions given to you on Call Sheets. If no information on nails is provided, French tip is always the safe route to go. Two colors, red and French tip, make up the majority ...

Pucker Up — Gloss It Up:

Fabulous & Luscious Lips are all the Rage...

Your lips are one of the most provocative and attractive parts of your body! They can speak volumes. You can attract your fans without even having to open them by following these simple guidelines: ‍Heighten attraction and anticipation by using a tinted gloss. ‍You may also use your favorite lip stain, with a clear coating of gloss over it. TIPS: Lip ...

Arriving to The Set with Bedhead:

No Bad Hair Days on the Set - Please!

DO'S: Check to see if a hair stylist is provided. If you are having your hair done at the shoot, arrive with clean, dry hair. Keep It Simple: If you are doing your own hair for a shoot, keep it simple. Wear your hair how you would if you were going out. The key is to have polished, professional looking hair. ...

Long-Live Your Vibrator:

Sex Toy Germ-Killing Guidelines...

Avoid Common Mistakes That Can Make You Sick... Mistake #1: Not washing your toys in between use. Toys carry bacteria. This means bad hygiene can cause vaginal, anal, oral, or gastrointestinal infections! Even if your toy looks clean you should always wash it off. Mistake #2: Using scented hand soap to wash toys. Harsh soaps can irritate your vaginal tissue ...

Avoid “Kill Fees” At All Costs:

What Is a Kill Fee?

A "Kill Fee" is a charge, typically from a producer to any talent, who fails to show up for her shoot without prior/proper notice. Proper notice is generally 5:00 PM, the night before to the shoot. For shoots that require purchased flights or hotels reservations, you may be asked to reimburse expenses the producer incurred, due to your unfulfilled commitment.