What to look for when scanning slides

Are you looking at having your slides scanned? While I've been scanning slides for several years as a professional, I thought I'd offer some insight when you're looking to having your slides scanned; or even if you're doing it yourself. Preparation Preparation is key!...

“Scanning” Old Photos with your Smartphone

Do you have a situation where you want a copy of an old family photo, but a certain relative doesn't want it to leave their possession, and you don't have a scanner? If you have a smartphone, put it to work. The techniques offered below will even work with cameras....

Why Save Originals?

Why Save Originals?

Have you kept your original slides, negatives, movie tapes, and/or reels? Saving those original items have a greater benefit than you think. If you're on the momentum to downsize or have watched "Tidying Up" on Netflix, then you might be inclined to toss it all away....

2018 Products and Services: My Holiday Prices

2018 Products and Services: My Holiday Prices

We're officially into the 2018 Holiday Season!  I hope Thanksgiving was enjoyable for you no matter how you spent it.  Ours  was a little quieter than normal, but enjoyable just the same.  After surviving Thanksgiving and Shop Small Owasso, I've decided to put a price...

Preparing photos for a Memorial Video

At some time in our lives, chances are we will be involved with the planning of a funeral or memorial service.   When a loved one passes, we tend to look back at the photos and think of our memories of that person and want to honor them in a special way.  Creating a...

Saving & Printing Photos from Social Media (Facebook)

Do you have a Facebook account?  Do you sometimes see a photo from a friend or family member and wish you had a copy of it for yourself?  Continue reading to learn about a few of the issues with saving,  printing and sharing photos from Facebook. I'll use a sample...

World Backup Day 2018

Do you backup your computers?  Did you know that there is a day dedicated to remind folks to backup their data?  For 2018, that day is Saturday, March 31st. As we become more dependent on technology, it's important to archive and backup our digital photos, documents,...

A Wonderful/Meaningful Christmas Gift

I know I've said this before, but I truly mean it.  I love my job!  I love what I can do for people!  Having said that, sometimes I am faced with new, unique challenges; that are both exciting, nerve-wracking, yet rewarding. This is one example.  In November I was...

A Funny Story about My Wedding

Today marks our 24th wedding anniversary!    Being that it's our anniversary, I thought I would share a little something personal about our wedding.   I don't want to just help people preserve photos, but their memories that those photos support and hope this inspires...

error: Content is protected !!