Samy's Camera Photo Camp

Samy's Camera Photo Camp LogoCreated 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 contact the program director Deborah Cloyed at 323-938-2420 x ext. 1286 or photocamp@samys.com.

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: 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...

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...

Holiday Photo Tips from Samy’s Photo Camp Students

One of the classes in our after school photography course is Storytelling.  Students learn how a single photo can tell a story, or how...

Proud of Our Latest Photo Camp Graduates!

We at Samy's Camera are so proud of our latest crop of graduating photography students. Beginners in Pasadena and Hollywood made fantastic progress, taking beautiful...

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...

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...

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 New Year from Samy’s Camera Photo Camp!

Before the holiday break, we graduated six happy classes of photography students from Samy's Camera Photo Camp. Our Beginner’s Classes went off without a hitch.  The...