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A guide to backing up your digital photos

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A guide to backing up your digital photos-Part 2 of 3

Choosing an online cloud backup service One of the most effective ways to back up photos on smartphones is by using one of several well-known...

A Guide to backing up your digital photos

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The value of a Professional Photographer

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Familiar Places

I challenge you to take a look at your surroundings.  Once you really begin to look at the world to capture photographs, everything begins...

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So many memories to capture this time of year.  Whether you are using a SLR camera or your camera phone, these  tidbits may help...

Honoring My Hero… My dad

As we approach the month of November, my heart grows a bit heavy for a few reasons. Don’t get me wrong... I love the...

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