Welcome to Samy’s Camera Photo School

We are one of the largest photo programs on the West Coast. In 2012 we held over 300 classes serving over 5000 students. Our photo school is for all levels starting with our camera specific classes and a wide variety of specialty workshops and events.

Bird Photography at Malibu Lagoon with Hartmut Walter
Malibu Country Mart/Malibu Lagoon
August 1, 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Join UCLA Professor Hartmut Walter (ornithologist/ecologist) for a Saturday morning photo walk at Malibu Lagoon.
Understanding Your Digital Camera with Art Ramirez
Samys Camera Santa Ana
August 1, 10:30 am - 1:30 pm
This is a basic class for individuals who own a point-and-shoot or Digital SLR camera and wish to learn more about navigating through all those confusing camera modes.
Location Lighting Photography Workshop with George Simian
Institute of Courage
August 1, 12:00 pm - 6:00 pm
This hands-on shooting workshop is for students who want to take their location lighting skills to the next level to create magazine style images.