Protecting your photos during an evacuation

As many of my readers are in Florida with Irma approaching, here is some evergreen advice to protect your photos in the event of an evacuation. First, whether you’re evacuating or not back up your computer, external hard drives, and photos on your phone. Backblaze is my backup of choice. I can’t think of a better use for their free trial...

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Picurious

Inspired by the success of other vintage image curators, and with my background in fine arts, I decided to start a little side project called Picurious.

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Gasparilla’s Golden Jubilee

A couple of years ago I met with a friend’s elderly father who had no fewer than 3 generations of photos (spanning more than 100 years) that needed attention. He seemed doubtful that anyone had any interest in the photos but himself! But as soon as we started looking at them and talking about them, he really opened up. He talked a lot about...

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