The Big Picture: Sifting Physical Photos

The best way to solve a big problem is to break it down into a bunch of small problems. That’s what I tell myself when I face huge photo organizing projects. For example, I’m wrapping up a large family photo archive project for a client who brought me almost 12,000...

Organize Your Photo Life: Sorting Photos

Recently I heard from photo-expert Julie Kessler of Picture This Organized with a strategy for sorting through a large collection of photos. Julie reminded me that the sorting process is something you will do more than once, perhaps 2 or three times as you work...

Organize Your Photo Life: What are the ABC’s?

Do you remember when we took our film to be developed at the local lab or grocery store? We would drop our film off for one hour developing and get doubles our triples so we could give the extra to family or friends. I never made it out of the parking lot before I was...