* How to SHARE Your Photographs (and the stories behind them)

RealSimple’s tip of the day is How to Organize Your Digital Photos. The article discusses ways to upload and share images via online digital albums. There are, of course, many more options than the ones suggested in this piece. Print your digitals. Hands-down the single easiest thing you can do to extend the life of […]

Everyone knows the saying about how a picture is worth 1,000 words… But look in your own family photo collection and you’ll find plenty of photographs with little to say. Stiff, uncomfortable looking ancestors whose names have been lost to time. We archivists have a term for these mystery pictures: Orphans. I teach a variety […]

My favorite story catching trick. They say a photograph is worth a thousand words, but with each passing generation your family photographs become more and more mute. The next time you are at a family gathering, why not use my favorite video camera trick to record the stories behind your photographs. What happens when people […]