Photo Tip Tuesday: A New Profession

If you ask successful business owners how they got started, they will often tell you they saw a need in the market and stepped in and provided a solution.  I like this description even better, “Find a want, touch your market … and lead a movement.” That is what the...

Preserve Priceless Family Memories

I think everyone has a natural curiosity about who people are and what they were like before you knew them – especially their parents, grandparents and other family members.  From a young age, I loved looking through photo albums that told my family history.   In many...

Photo Tip Tuesday: The ABCs of Organizing

Organizing using the ABCs Once you have sorted your photos into piles, the fun part begins. To keep from being bogged down, use the two-second touch rule: don’t hold a photo for more than two seconds. Next create four piles labeled ABC and S.   A = Album-When...

It’s Not About The Stuff

We’ve all heard the organizing maximum “It’s not about the stuff.” But with family photos, especially print photos; that couldn’t ring more true. It’s primarily about the emotional attachment much more than the photos themselves. When you think about material goods...

Photo Tip Tuesday: Organize Using Themes

Themes Make Photo Organizing Easier In order to keep track of your photos and create a system, you will need a few items. Sticky notes, colored index cards, large plastic storage bags and a pen are inexpensive tools that can help you begin the sorting process.  (I...