Tag Archives: video

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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Making the Custom Album Page and You Create It Album

I had a chance to see my Custom Album Pages and You Create It Album being made. For the cover, I used custom digital paper and for the custom album pages, I used the kids’ school photos. The manufacturing process works well … Continue reading

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The Most Impressive Camera at Photokina

I had a chance to use the Casio Exilim EX-ZR10 yesterday, and I was impressed. This camera will not be released until December, but it is worth checking out if you are looking for a new camera this Christmas. Here’s … Continue reading

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Backup Your Photos Online

I recently received a  message saying that Google Documents was now allowing all file formats to be stored on its server. The price seemed reasonable: free for 1 GB, $5.00/year for 20 GB, etc. After further investigation, I learned that Microsoft’s Windows Live SkyDrive … Continue reading

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Transfer Video Tapes to Hard Drives

The April 14, 2010 NY Times recommends preserving video tapes by transferring them to hard drives. “Along the way, I was crestfallen to discover that about 10 percent of the tapes had stretches of garbled video. After only a few years, the … Continue reading

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Solve your computer headache for $449

We did it. We  purchased a new home computer for Christmas. I had grown tired of trying to maintain our older system, which was an eight year-old Gateway purchased shortly after Microsoft’s initial release of Windows XP. Our old system had … Continue reading

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