Our family stories through, you guessed it, our family photos can lead us back to this world where stories passed on generational wisdom and connection.
The simplest way to connect with our family stories and past generations is to start a conversation with your older living relatives.
Psychologist Robert Akeret descibes a common feeling that we have in the here and now as dislocation in time and history. Elders feel this, but youngsters feel it too.
I’m thrilled to be offering Disaster to Done: Organizing your Family Photos as an in-person 4-class workshop at the Florida Museum of Photographic Arts in Tampa! The course begins Tuesday October 2 at 6 pm and will take place the following Tuesdays until October 23. Click here for more info.
I’ve been working on my own digital archive for most of 2014, and wow. It’s not necessarily a complex or difficult process, but I found that a system or workflow is imperative to keep from becoming overwhelmed. So, I made a workflow, and now I’m sharing it with you.