In this post, you will find a Recap of Presentation: Tools and Software to Preserve Your Photos and Documents. This presentation took place happened this past August 9, 2015. As always I enjoyed presenting to our group and providing them with the tools and software that I use to preserve my own Photos and Documents, plus more.
As I tell everyone, I can lose everything but the only thing that I cannot ever recover are the photos of my family and the records that have been passed down to me, They are invaluable and irreplaceable.
Recap of Presentation: Tools and Software to Preserve Your Photos and Documents
These Are The Main Topics That I Presented On.
Why Preserve Your Photos and Documents - In this section of my presentation, I provide the reasons and obligations that we as family historians have to preserve our history and that of our family for posterity.
How To Preserve Your Photos and Documents - In this section, I provide you with an overview of the six things that you can do to preserve your photos and documents.
Organize and Safeguard Them - I provide you with 5 tools and how to use them to organize and preserve your physical photos and physical documents.
Digitizing Your Photos and Documents - I make an argument as to why it is important to digitize your photos and documents and talk about six tools that can help you get the job done.
Sharing the Wealth - In this section, I advise on the importance of sharing our records and our photos. I also provide 5 ways to accomplish this.
Donate Them To Archives - I bring up the issue of What if I die? What happens to all my Personal Archives?
Keep Them Safe - In this section, I provide you with different ways to keep both your physical documents and photos safe.
Ancestry.com - In this final section, I make the case of how Ancestry is the ultimate tool to help you preserve your family tree, your photos, and also documents, all for free.
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