Category: Organize Your Photos

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Curating Family Photos: 4 Tips

As a photo manager, I understand how valuable your cherished memories are. I’m here to help you navigate the journey of curating your family photo

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Past Present Pix turns 6!

Past Present Pix launched 6 years ago this week! My goal then – as it remains today  – is to help busy families manage, organize,

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What Is Metadata and How Does It Work?

What is “metadata”? Perhaps you’ve heard the term used but were unsure of its meaning. The definition: it’s “data about data”. In photo organizing, it

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New Years Resolutions 2022

I was honored to be asked to contribute to Redfin’s excellent blog again this year. For some great tips to help you stay more focused

Get Back To Your Photos

Get Back to Your Photos

Have you seen Peter Jackson’s masterful documentary “The Beatles: Get Back”? The most remarkable aspect of the film was that Jackson used footage hidden for

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Past Present Pix turns 5!

Past Present Pix formed five years ago (how time flies!) with the goal of helping busy families manage, organize, and preserve their photo and video collections,

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Cull Your Digital Photos Like a Pro

Do you have a vast collection of digital photos? Are you feeling overwhelmed? Is your mobile device/computer running out of space? If so, it’s time


FAQs: Your Questions, Answered.

FAQs: Your questions, answered. Here are some common questions about photo organizing, the process and the results. For more info, please check out the FAQ