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Top 5 32GB Memory Sticks for Scanned Photos

Memory sticks aren’t great for long-term storage of photos but they can come in very handy when you need to transfer some files from one device to another. I have done a round up of the top five reasonably memory sticks around at the moment.

Top 5 Free Photo Editing Apps

Top 5 Free Photo Editing Apps

Photo sharing fun with the latest free photography apps that are currently trending on their respective app stores. Including apps available on iOS, Android and Windows Phone.

Scanning Negatives Vs. Prints

Scanning Negatives Vs. Prints

For those of us lucky enough to still have negatives tucked in the side of those packets that are full of prints there is an important question to address; is it better to digitise your negatives or prints? There are some clear pros and cons of scanning both types of media; so I have summed up the most important points to take into consideration when making this decision.

Storing prints, slides and negatives after scanning

Storing prints, slides and negatives after scanning

The length of time your prints, slides and negatives last is up to you and how much care you take in storing them away. There are some inconspicuous problems with certain storage techniques that may never have crossed your mind, and which could be detrimental to the longevity of your photos.

How To Keep Digital Photos Safe

How To Keep Digital Photos Safe

I see a lot of advice on how to store digital images on the Internet, and almost always it is wrong. ‘Back-up all of your photo onto CDs and there is no need to worry’, they say, but with almost guaranteed certainty, I can tell you this will lead to upset and lost photos.

Top 5 Portable 1TB Hard Drives For Under £50

Top 5 Portable 1TB Hard Drives For Under £50

After photo scanning you need somewhere to securely store all of the images. Hard drives can be great for this if you have many thousands of photos.

Top 5 Cloud Storage Services

Top 5 Cloud Storage Services

What is the best cloud storage service for you and your scanned photographs? I will explore the best of the cloud storage providers, so that you can find the service that best suits your needs.

Best Image File Naming Conventions

The name that we give to a file can be very helpful at a later date. Read this article, to understand the most appropriate naming methods for your files.

Free Digital Image Organising Programs - Picasa, iPhoto and Windows Photo Gallery

What is the best program to store and organise all of your digital photos? Well, the good news is a program for doing this is probably already installed on your computer, but if your not sure what program would best suit your needs, then read our guide of the best programs out there.

Viewing and sorting, slides and negatives for scanning

Viewing and sorting, slides and negatives for scanning

Further to my previous posts about general sorting and ordering of photos I have done this post focused on slides and negatives because they often cause the most frustration with the problem of not being able to see them without a projector.