September is Save Your Photos Month, an initiative created by APPO “to teach individuals how they can preserve life’s irreplaceable photos, videos, and documents, in case of an unforeseen accident or disaster.” This past week has definitely provided examples of unforeseen accident or disaster in the cases of evacuees from Hurricane Florence and in the […]
Last year, my mother and I consolidated all of the family photos into one huge pile so that we could find some pictures to use for my dad’s 70th birthday. I wanted to put together a slideshow, and was delighted with the results from local media conversion service, Everpresent! My dad loved it, and it’s great […]
We’re excited to partner with another female owned and operated business out of Arlington, MA for this week’s blog post! Mira of Mira Whiting Photography is a Mom of 3 boys and a talented family photographer. We love seeing Mira’s photos and admire her eye for taking photos of families, professionals, and kids of all […]
In today’s Tuesday tip, Living Peace professional organizer, Gabby Burgman gives us the inside scoop and points out the Do’s, Don’ts and How-to’s for storing photos in picture frames.
If you have been following along with our 2017 the Year to Organize Photos Series, we have guided you through sorting, purging, scanning, and organizing your photos. You probably have a pile of images where you forgot who or where it was taken but it felt important to hold on to. This upcoming holiday season […]
In today’s Tuesday tip, Gabriela Burgman, Living Peace professional organizer shares some pointers and ideas to get a jump start on your holiday photo gift giving.
This past year I have been writing about how to organize, preserve and digitize photos. In my last post I talked about the importance of metadata, or information about the photo. Today I want to discuss thinking beyond the one liner bit of description most people write on the back of a photo or add […]
In today’s Tuesday tip, Gabriela Burgman, Living Peace Professional Organizer discusses photo storage boxes. In this video she shares the pros and cons for the different options available and offers some tips so that your photos are safe and protected for generations to come. Other links: University Products Hollinger Metal […]
Have you ever experienced the frustration of not knowing anything about a photo because no one took the time to jot down a date or a name? Photos lose their value and significance if no one recognizes the person, place, or time captured in the image. This is where metadata comes in. What is Metadata […]
Scanning your photos yourself or getting them professionally scanned can be expensive and stressful if you don’t know what you are doing or what questions to ask. So let’s dig in … Why Scan? Scanning your photos is a great way to create not only a backup of your printed photos but an easier way […]