Category: Scanning

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Caring For Scrapbooks: 3 Ideas

We know that scrapbooking isn’t just a hobby; it’s a labor of love, an artistic outlet that lets your creativity shine, and a unique way

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Scanning Your Collection: 4 Options

Scanning Your Collection: 4 Options Scanning your photo collection is a great way to preserve your images and create a backup. You can store scans

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Silvering Photos: What to Do

If you have printed photos in your family collection, it’s important to pay attention to their condition because over time, they can suffer from various

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Hi Res vs Low Res: Why You Should Care

Perhaps you have heard the terms “hi res” and “low res” when talking about digital photos. But what exactly does hi res and low res

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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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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,