In a recent article in BackStage, author, actor, acting and modeling coach, Aaron Marcus offers a mini dictionary for anyone interested in modeling. The models I've met certainly feel they are acting when they pose and the photogs certainly act like directors. The terminology Marcus offers certainly overlaps with acting and other media jargon. While you may not focus on modeling or photography there's some terms here we should all be familiar with. Check it out, and as you do think about how the various forms of media have so much in common!