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.
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.
Past Events › Adobe Software & Technical Courses
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…Find out more »
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…Find out more »
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…Find out more »
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…Find out more »
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…Find out more »
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…Find out more »
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.…Find out more »
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…Find out more »
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)
Natasha did great in sharing and ensuring we learned what was shared.
(Advanced Photoshop Class)
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)
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.