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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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When Photos Are All You Have Left

My work as a professional photo organizer allows me to work closely with families and their precious visual memories. I am granted a window into

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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

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What to do with Your Favorite Photos

Are you wondering what to do with your favorite photos? They don’t have to sit on your phone, viewable only on a small screen. I

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Back-up for Your Photo Collection

Let’s talk back-up for your photo collection. Do you back-up your photos on a regular basis? If not, I’ll let you in on a photo

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Photos As Health History

It was a recent rainy Thursday, late in the afternoon. I was on a train, returning to NYC from a meeting with colleagues when the