Tag Archives: Dropbox

More About Video Preservation

We need to preserve videos, even though there is no good way to do it. I have previously discussed using YouTube to preserve Technology Center Videos from Creative Memories. I have now taken video preservation one step further, using ClipConverter to … Continue reading

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6 Ways Your Photos are in Danger

Forever has a new publication available describing 6 Ways Your Photos are in Danger. It contains a lot of useful information and is worth reading. I feel sorry for Jan Curn and her loss of 8,000 photos she had relied … Continue reading

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Preservation Is Forever

[Presented at Forever Live! in Buckhead, Georgia, September 25, 2015] This past year I went to Disney with my family. The trip lased one week; yet, the memories are forever. For Disney, Forever means 30 days, since all photos in Disney … Continue reading

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Secure Your Information

With online sites being hacked on a regular basis, I have decided to take additional steps to secure my photos, documents, and financial information. Here are the steps I have taken: Cloud storage – Boxcryptor encrypts information. Boxcryptor works with Dropbox and … Continue reading

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Back-up with Online Storage

I have been using an external hard drive to back up digital photos, with important files also stored on CD. By important files, I mean PDF files for photo books I have created. However, lots of copies keep stuff safe … Continue reading

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Online Photo Storage with Dropbox

Another day, another announcement, another online photo storage service is shutting down. Yesterday it was Everpix. Today it’s  Linea. If you’re going to rely on online storage, my recommendation is to pick one of the larger services, such as Dropbox, … Continue reading

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