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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STC Archive

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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New Digital Lighting Book – Super Sexy Marketa Belonoha 0

There are models, fashion models, glamour models, girls-next-door models… and then there is Marketa Belonoha and the magic of light! Marketa is one of the most photographed and well-paid models in the world and we would like to name her […]

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Posted on: 05-8-2013
Posted in: Photography

Survey Reveals the Average Day Rates of US and UK Photographers 0

Eposure, a UK company that brings commercial photographers together with the companies that need them, recently released the results of a survey they conducted about the day rates of UK and U.S.-based photographers. And even though some might expect that the vast […]

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Posted on: 05-6-2013
Posted in: Photography

New Canon 45mm and 90mm tilt-shift lenses coming in 2014 (We hope) 0

Canon has filed a patent for assisting tilt-shift lens composition with the electronic viewfinder, while the company is rumored to announce new such optics in early 2014. Canon is working on new tilt-shift lenses, which will be introduced at the […]

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Posted on: 05-6-2013
Posted in: Photography

How do you become a famous or known photographer? 0

This is a very tough question to answer in just one simple article. However, we believe the fundamentals of becoming a famous photographer should be fairly simple to follow. So, to answer this question in several parts because it’s not […]

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Posted on: 05-6-2013
Posted in: Photography

Brad Pitt’s Black & White Portraits of Angelina Jolie 0

If the guy wasn’t already talented enough, now Brad Pitt is showing off his ability to shoot photos of his gorgeous “wife” and family using black and white film. The photos are quite spectacular and give us all an interesting […]

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Posted on: 05-4-2013
Posted in: Photography

Doug Hill Raises the Bar with STC One-on-One sessions! 0

Doug Hill, a photographer from Oregon, has set himself a new photographic goal to accomplish. Not only does he wish to master lighting techniques that elevate his photography to a whole new level or learn how to take better photos […]

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Posted on: 05-3-2013
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Ford Models and ELLE Help Launch Guess Model Search 0

Global lifestyle brand, GUESS, is working with Ford Models and ELLE for its first ever model search. Open to women 16 years and older in the US and Canada, the GUESS Girl model search winner will be flown to New York City […]

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Posted on: 04-26-2013
Posted in: Photography

Nikon and Virgin Media announce short film competition 0

Canon may have had a good head start in the digital cinema and video department compared to other DSLR camera manufacturers, but other camera companies are catching up and narrowing the lead. Canon has enjoyed being the lone wolf since […]

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Posted on: 04-21-2013
Posted in: Photography

Canon online DSLR simulator that introduces beginners to exposure 2

For DSLR beginners, Canon Canada has launched “Outside of Auto”, an interactive online addition to learning resources, enabling study and practice at the same time. As its name implies, it could be the first step up from taking photos in […]

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Posted on: 04-20-2013
Posted in: Photography

Sigma Confirms Rumors: The 18-35mm f/1.8 is the Real Deal 0

You might have heard the rumors about a new wide angle zoom lens with a crazy open aperture of f/1.8. Those rumors have just been confirmed to us by Sigma: it’s real and it’s the first zoom lens to maintain an f/1.8 […]

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Posted on: 04-18-2013
Posted in: Photography