Samy's Camera Photo Camp

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Created in 2009, Samy's Camera Photo Camp has taught thousands of students across Los Angeles. The afterschool course teaches fundamental concepts within different fields of photography, culminating in a gallery show of the students' work.  To bring Samy's Photo Camp to your school, please call 323-938-242-x1286, e-mail photocamp@samys.com, or visit the website for more info.

It’s Back to School for Samy’s Camera Photo Camp

Created in 2009, Samy’s Camera Photo Camp has taught thousands of students across Los Angeles.  The afterschool course teaches fundamental concepts within different fields of...

Samy’s Photo Camp Joins the Food Revolution

The past few years, I’ve been inspired by the food revolution taking place in U.S. schools.  Jamie Oliver’s TV show “Food Revolution” first highlighted...

Fashion Week at Samy’s Photo Camp

Each week in our Beginners classes, students explore a different field of photography, with an accompanying Word-of-Day. On Fashion Photography day, that word is...

Photo Camp Students Shine at PHOTOCON LA

This summer, the images of four Samy’s Camera Photo Camp students from Arroyo Vista Elementary were displayed in the gallery show at PHOTOCON LA—Southern...

Fall Fun at Photo Camp

Our Fall semester Photo Campers are hard at work and having fun! Here’s some of their beautiful images and beautiful smiles so far... Learn...

Happy Holidays from Samy’s Camera Photo Camp

Wishing you a very merry holiday season, full of smiles, laughter, and picture-perfect moments. Here are some happy moments and works of art from our...

Ten Year Anniversary of Samy’s Camera Photo Camp

Ten years! In 2009, after devastating budget cuts stripped arts education from local schools, Samy’s Camera Photo Camp was created with a mission to serve...

Happy Summer

What another great semester.  Samy’s Photo Camp debuted at two more new schools – Franklin Avenue Elementary and Good Shepherd Catholic School, in conjunction with two after school partners:  Franklin Kids and arc. It’s...

Samy’s Camera Outreach Offers Free Photography Education at South LA’s Holy...

This Fall Samy’s Camera Outreach was delighted to offer a semester photography course at South LA’s Holy Name of Jesus School free of charge.  Holy...

Samy’s Photo Camp: Remembering Spring

As school starts back up in full swing, I find myself reminiscing about last Spring’s stellar photography students. Spring 2017, we brought three new schools...