“All the time chasing the wind.”
Sylwia, could you tell us a little bit about yourself and how did you start modeling? I live in a tourist town near the Tatra Mountains. A lot Photographers come here to make shoots of landscape. When I didn’t have anything in common with modeling photographers wanted my unprecedented look on theirs images with landscapes of mountains. I liked this.
What do you love most about being a model? And, what do you least enjoy? I can impersonate someone, to be someone else. Imagine the feelings that I have to show. This is acting. This is fun.
What are your favorite genres & styles of modeling? I like artistic modeling. This is something that influences imagination, something what is pretty and has an impact on everyone. I don’t like to search top thing, new trends.
Who are some models you look up to and adore? I adore models from Victoria’s Secret brand. I love their bodies, I like their fun on stage. I like to look up a polish model from Top Model Marta Sędzicka. In show I liked her hard character that has brought her success now.
In your opinion, what makes you unique as a model? I think that what makes my work unique is a fact that my images were shoot in unusual conditions.
What’s something you haven’t achieved but hope to in the future? What is your dream modeling job? My dream is to shoot beautiful, artistic pictures with amazing stylizations in most beautiful places of world during my planned travel around the world. I know. This is an ambitious dream.
What’s one of the most interesting shoots that you’ve done? I think that photo-shoot with Katarzyna Banaszek on the height 1987 m. on the top of Kasprowy Wierch in the Tatra Mountains. That was during the end of winter. Tourists were dressed in snow boots and warm clothes. I laid in medieval dress on snow and posed for pictures. I was the biggest attraction.
How do you prepare for a shoot? I have to wash my hair and put them out nicely, and of course I think about poses, feelings that would match to the shoot.
What’s your beauty regimen like? Do you have any beauty secrets or products you swear by? I do not use a lot of cosmetics for make up and don’t destroy hair by coloring. But this is my look. I have freckles and anything unnatural doesn’t fit me, I think. A beauty secret? The old, highlander’s method for eternal youth is a quick dip in the icy water. Actually, yes, I do it.
What’s one thing in your wardrobe you would never throw away? This is a hand-knitted jumper from my mom.
Sylwia, is there anything you wish you had known when you first got into modeling? Yes, there is. I wish that someone had told me that for this is an activity for everyone, only what I have to find is confidence. When I first got into modeling I didn’t feel this, I felt like I lacked something. This was visible on shoots.
Best advice you’ve ever received? You should break barriers but, at the same time, hold on to your own rules.
What do you do when you are not modeling? Do you have any secret talents or hobbies? Besides modeling I give my attention to my family, friends. It sounds banal but modeling will come to an end and I will have only memories of it after all. I want to take care of relationship with my boyfriend and focus on my studies.
Where can viewers see more of your works? www.Sylwianozynska.weebly.com
Describe yourself in one sentence please. All the time chasing the wind.
What is your life motto or favorite quote? Live the life you love.