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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STC Archive

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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Russian photographer becomes Internet sensation by following his dream 0

Here at Shoot The Centerfold, we believe that following your dreams is one of the best ways to reach your goals. Russian photographer Vadim Makhorov did just that and was able to capture images of a lifetime. Not many others […]

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Posted on: 03-27-2013
Posted in: Photography

Playboy’s Miss June 2012 – Amelia Talon Interview 0

Here at the Shoot the Centerfold we have had our eye on Amelia Talon for a while and since she caught the eye of Hef after testing for Playboy and appeared in several of the brand’s Special Editions; It wasn’t […]

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Posted on: 03-26-2013
Posted in: Photography

Join Shoot The Centerfold for the NAB SHOW – April 8-11, 2013 – Las Vegas 0

Lots of new exciting things are brewing and if you like photography, technology and future-ish stuff, then you need to come to NABSHOW in Las Vegas on April 8-11, 2013. This is the mother of all gizmo shows as far as new, innovation […]

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Posted on: 03-23-2013
Posted in: Photography

Playboy Playmate Amelia Talon Joins STC Bahamas May 25-26 Seminar / Workshop 0

We’ve had our eye on Playmate Amelia Talon for quite some time. Not long after catching Hef’s attention at a testing for Playboy, she appeared in several Special Editions and it wasn’t long before she was selected as Miss June […]

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Posted on: 03-23-2013
Posted in: Photography

Selective lighting 0

By: Jarmo Pohjaniemi There are multiple factors when creating great images and the most important of them all is lighting. Light is something that can be applied, shaped, modified or reduced from your subject. Both light and shadow play a […]

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Posted on: 03-22-2013
Posted in: Photography

It’s only a vacation if you come home as happy as when you left. 0

In less than a month’s time, Uncle Sam’s going to have his greedy mitts in your pocket again under the guise of something we’ve all come to know and despise as our income tax deadline. While it’s too late to […]

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Posted on: 03-21-2013
Posted in: Photography

STC’s first WPPI experience 0

by Jarmo Pohjaniemi The WPPI convention in Las Vegas was a wonderful experience for Shoot The Centerfold and all photographers, including Steve Wayda, Ric Moore and myself. We all learned as much from the WPPI attendees as they learned from […]

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Posted on: 03-15-2013
Posted in: Photography

Canon develops 35 mm full-frame CMOS sensor for video capture 0

TOKYO, March 4, 2013—Canon Inc. announced today that the company has successfully developed a high-sensitivity 35 mm full-frame CMOS sensor exclusively for video recording. Delivering high-sensitivity, low-noise imaging performance, the new Canon 35 mm CMOS sensor*1 enables the capture of […]

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Posted on: 03-5-2013
Posted in: Photography

How does Shoot The Centerfold choose models for its seminars? 0

In today’s photo marketplace, it will take more than the newest gear and your best creative effort to achieve recognition and become a published photographer. Choosing the right model for the right job is a good place to start. As […]

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Posted on: 03-4-2013
Posted in: Photography

Playboy Ukraine Miss October 2011 Inessa Tushkanova – Interview 2

Take a girl who’s as burning hot as Arizona asphalt on the hottest day in summer, combine it with a sassy Ukrainian attitude and you’ve got the fastest, sexiest Playmate on the planet. If you ever run to Inessa Tushkanova […]

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Posted on: 03-3-2013
Posted in: Photography