STC January 27th-29th Miami Seminar Workshop

Thank You for Making Us Number #1

STC, Byron Newman, Mary Alejo, and I wish to thank everyone who joined us at STC Santorini 2018 in October. It was an amazing experience for all of us. Many new friends were made and old ones reunited.

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STC January 27th-29th Miami Seminar Workshop

Master your poses with STC posing guides

Master photographers at the Shoot The Centerfold have developed these guide books based on the very same poses they have used and developed over years of experience and meticulous fine-tuning.

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Master your lighting

Master your lighting

Many aspiring photographers set out with the Machiavellian mantra “Pity the student who does not surpass his master.” Plastered on billboards, printed in magazines, and hanging in galleries all over the world are beautiful images.

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Shoot The Centerfold Individual Digital Lighting Books

Now you can purchase individual lighting scenarios from Shoot The Centerfold's series of Lighting Diagram Books. STC has made obtaining your lighting diagrams as easy and wallet-friendly as possible.

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WPPI NYC OCT 26 - 28

The Ultimate Ring of Light – The RingMAXX

Shoot The Centerfold and Chimera, the premiere innovator of light modifiers, is introducing a new 48” ring light.Inspired by international master of lighting Jarmo Pohjaniemi.

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Watch Our Intro's

Watch Our Teasers

When you are searching for information, sometimes it seems you must look through masses of documents just to get to the ‘heart’ of the story

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STC Archive

STC Archives

Check out all of our past posts in the archive!

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Start your photography career here

Shoot The Centerfold is excited to announce One-on-One sessions are now available between our seminar/workshops while you wait for the next STC seminar/workshop to come around.

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There is no truth. There is only perception 0

Over the years of my photography career I’ve owned from one to ten cameras at any given time. The equipment has ranged  from a simple Polaroid camera to a Leica rangefinder, to an arsenal of Hasselblads, three Nikons hanging around […]

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Posted on: 09-5-2013
Posted in: Photography

Canon Expands Its Cinema Prime Lens Family to Six Models with the Introduction of the New CN-E35mm T 0

Designed for Film-Style Operation, the Canon Cinema Prime Lenses Deliver Exceptional 4K / 2K / HD Imaging Performance and a Broad Range of Focal Lengths. Canon U.S.A., Inc., a leader in digital imaging solutions, has announced today the new CN-E35mm […]

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Posted on: 09-5-2013
Posted in: Photography

Adobe Announces Photoshop & Lightroom for $9.99/mth 0

We have just learned that Adobe has listened to the cries of photographers since the Adobe MAX announcement of the new CC pricing and is giving a new bundle specific to their needs containing Photoshop and Lightroom for just $9.99 […]

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Posted on: 09-4-2013
Posted in: Photography

Transformed Kodak emerges from bankruptcy 0

Kodak has emerged from bankruptcy having shed many of the businesses that made it famous. The company will now concentrate on selling printing equipment and services to businesses. The personal film business, which includes 105,000 photo kiosks around the world, souvenir photos […]

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Posted on: 09-4-2013
Posted in: Photography

Klara Wester, The Swedish Solution 0

There is more to Sweden than ice-hockey and vodka. The land of Saab is also known worldwide for its blue-eyed blonde bombshells. Klara Wester is Swedish, and yes, there is a god. As we are being haunted by everything Swedish, the first sentence pretty […]

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Posted on: 09-4-2013
Posted in: Photography

Photographer’s Top 10 To-Do List 0

Be optimistic • This is probably the hardest thing to do, especially when you see everybody closing up shop and walking away.  Times are hard, but so what? Here’s the thing – if you’re going to be negative, you’ll get nothing out […]

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Posted on: 09-3-2013
Posted in: Photography

Photo Book Publishers 0

While we’re busy working on new photography and educational books, we would like to share a list of publishers with you. A few of the big publishers like Chronicle and W.W. Norton will do photography books, but generally the best resources can be found […]

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Posted on: 09-2-2013
Posted in: Photography

Ilford opens lab in U.S., will start processing your film by mail 0

While the world may seem stacked against film photographers, every now and then there’s a glimmer of good news. The folks at Ilford, makers of black-and-white film and papers, have opened up a lab in California, and will turn their expertise […]

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Posted on: 08-29-2013
Posted in: Photography

Shoot The Centerfold Oct. 19th L.A. Seminar Update! 0

There has been lots of questions about the closest airport to our Oct 19th, L.A. seminar location. The closest airpot that you can fly to is: John Wayne Airport 18601 Airport Way Santa Ana, CA 92707. The airport is about 1 […]

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Posted on: 08-29-2013
Posted in: Photography

Canon EOS 70D Now in Stock and Shipping 0

For those of you waiting for Canon’s latest 20MP DSLR the EOS 70D, the wait is over! Samy’s Camera now has the 70D in stock at only $1,199.00 for just the body, $1549.00 paired with an 18-135mm f/3.5-5.6 lens and […]

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Posted on: 08-28-2013
Posted in: Photography