Adobe and Technical Courses with Natasha Calzatti

If You want the Best Adobe Lightroom, Photoshop and Capture One Training

Then You Want to Work With Natasha Calzatti at Samy's Photo School!

Now you can learn all the skills, pro techniques, and creative processes needed to produce exceptional photographic imagery in photo editing software with Natasha Calzatti at your side. These are not webinars or streaming tutorials; this is live, hands-on classroom instruction taught via zoom in the comfort of your own home.

Personal Learning Experiences

Natasha does not present; she teaches— and in real-time.  During Natasha’s online classes, students are free to ask questions in her virtual classroom, share screens, noodle through problems, and develop creative workflows to achieve their visual goals. These are fun, personal learning experiences, taught in small classes with individual tutor-like attention.   

There is no doubt that this is the best way to learn to grow and develop your photographic postproduction skills. With Natasha, you can learn all the valuable fundamentals and advanced classes that will help you become the creative photographer you were meant to be.   

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Two Minute Photo Editing Magic with Natasha

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Past Events › Adobe Software & Technical Courses

February 2021

Advanced Adobe Lightroom Classic with Natasha Calzatti – Live Online

February 19 @ 10:00 am - February 21 @ 1:00 pm

Advanced Adobe Lightroom Classic with Natasha Calzatti – 3 Sessions Live Via Zoom on February 19, 20 and 21, 2021 from 10am-1pm each day.This is a live class that takes place via Zoom. It is limited to only 10 students to ensure individual attention. Have you been using Lightroom Classic but feel like you are not getting the most out of it? Natasha Calzatti will show you all the tricks of the trade: How to customize your workflow to fit…

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March 2021

Beginning Adobe Lightroom Classic with Natasha Calzatti – Live Online

March 5 @ 10:00 am - March 7 @ 1:00 pm

This live course is held on Zoom on 3 consecutive days: March 5th, 6th & 7th, 2021 @ 10am – 1pm each day . Course Description: Many photographers find Adobe Lightroom Classic to be the perfect tool for organizing, processing and enhancing images. This beginner Lightroom course shows you step-by-step how to take control of your digital photography workflow. Discover the most efficient method for downloading images into Lightroom and organizing them. Quickly import and manage your photo collection in…

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Printing with Peter: Live Online with Canon & Samy’s Photo School

March 17 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Free
printing

Samy's is pleased to host Canon for this live PRO-300 Workflow Demo This is your chance to learn more about Canon’s new PRO-300 professional photo printer and how to make the most of its features to produce remarkable prints. We’ll take you to the next step in crafting great prints, with details about its new matte black ink. Class works for anyone with interest in printing and easy enough for any experience level. By registering for this workshop, you are…

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Beginning Adobe Photoshop with Natasha Calzatti – Live Online

March 26 @ 10:00 am - March 28 @ 1:00 pm

This is an intensive, live three day hands-on computer workshop that will be held on March 26th, 27th and 28th from 10am – 1pm each day.Longtime Photoshop Instructor Natasha Calzatti will cut through the complexity of Photoshop and help you to master it as a photographic tool. Natasha will show you the fundamentals of Photoshop, how to do the things most beginners want to do when they first open up the program. This workshop is designed for the Lightroom or…

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April 2021

Capture One Essential Workflow with Natasha Calzatti – Live Online

April 10 @ 10:00 am - April 11 @ 1:00 pm

This is a live online workshop which will be held over two consecutive days, April 10th and 11th from 10am-1pm both days. In this course, Natasha will show you everything from workflow to editing, exporting and even shooting tethered. All the while giving you helpful tips and visual aids to drive home each technique. By the end of this intensive course, you will be ready to manage and edit your photos in one streamlined process. TOPICS COVERED: • Understand the…

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Paper Makes a Difference! The Importance of Paper Choices by Hahnemühle- Live Online

April 27 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Free

Samy's is pleased to host this live online event featuring Veronica Cotter & Kevin Graham of Hahnemühle. In this digital age, we have become accustomed to viewing the events of the world and our lives on a screen. Images are uploaded and shared. They become attachments and are stored in the cloud but ultimately turn into digital dust. Join this live online event focusing on how the tangible has once again gained value. The passage of time seems to have…

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May 2021

The Master Print Class with Natasha Calzatti – Live Online

May 1 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm

This workshop will cover what you need to know to make the finest digital prints from your digital camera files. Getting back to the art of print making and having a tangible print to show your photography. This workshop will cover what you need to know to make the finest digital prints from your digital camera files. From exposure to adjustment/optimization to choosing the right paper. Examples of different fine-art papers will be shown to make the best possible prints.…

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Beginning Adobe Lightroom Classic with Natasha Calzatti – Live Online

May 14 @ 10:00 am - May 16 @ 1:00 pm

This live course is held on Zoom on 3 consecutive days: May 14th, 15th & 16th, 2021 @ 10am – 1pm each day.Course Description: Many photographers find Adobe Lightroom Classic to be the perfect tool for organizing, processing and enhancing images. This beginner Lightroom course shows you step-by-step how to take control of your digital photography workflow. Discover the most efficient method for downloading images into Lightroom and organizing them. Quickly import and manage your photo collection in a library…

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Testimonials

``An excellent class``

This was an excellent class. High marks to Natasha. She knows her stuff and knows how to transmit her knowledge – a rare combination

(Capture One Class)

``Ensuring we learned what was shared``

Natasha did great in sharing and ensuring we learned what was shared.

(Advanced Photoshop Class)

``Natasha is an excellent teacher``

Natasha is an excellent teacher and I have learned the majority of what I know about Lightroom from her.

( How to Create Better Black and White)

Instructor Bio

Natasha Calzatti is a photographer, educator, and consultant based in Los Angeles. She has shot award-winning work for THE NEW YORK TIMES, NEWSWEEK, PEOPLE, and VIBE, and has been syndicated internationally.

Presently, she was a speaker at AdobeMax conference, and she is an adjunct professor at Santa Monica College teaching both Photoshop and Lightroom, instructor at Samy’s Photo School. She has been a guest lecturer at the International School of Film and TV (EICTV) Cuba and Brooks Institute. Natasha has been featured in DIGITAL PHOTO PRO magazine and invited to The Getty Center to share her behind the camera experiences of Cuba as she presented an in-gallery exploration of A Revolutionary Project: Cuba from Walker Evans to Now. Natasha divides her time between shooting assignments and lecturing on digital imaging both in the U.S and abroad. You can see her current work at www.calzattifoto.com.

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