Digital photo album
Becky Higgins LLC
Family history tip! So excited to see that Linda created this whole #ProjectLife mini album using cards from the Heritage Edition. She has so many more pictures and things, but instead of putting off doing something with the photos, she decided to put together a "bite size" version of their heritage. Notice that at the bottom, those are scans of the backs of those photos. Totally cool to see those prints included. #BeckyHigginsNorway #hobbykunst #familyhistory
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There is nothing more heartbreaking for us than to talk to a client who has spent hours and dollars digitizing their photo collection, only to find out that the files are too small or too low-quality for archival purposes. They may look fine on Facebook, but when printed in a family history book or newspaper article, they will look blurry or pixelated. In many cases, the originals have already been sent back to their original owners or worse, destroyed, making proper re-scanning imposs...
Epson Fast Foto review - an easy way to digitise and preserve your photos - Tech Guide
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Gadgets & Tech Gifts
Rediscover long-forgotten photos with this USB-friendly scanner that converts images trapped on 35mm negatives or slides into digital pics. You can then edit and enhance your revamped photos using the idiot-proof software ready for printing or viewing on the big screen. Comparing mullets has never been such fun.
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Need to scan some negatives,use a large-screen cell phone or tablet computer to provide the necessary backlighting? All you need is a way to turn a large portion of the screen entirely white (e.g. a “flashlight” app). Simply place the device facedown over the film on the scanner, and scan it with the cover open. If you’re scanning negative film, you’ll need to invert the resulting scan:
DIY Digitizing Your Family Tree | FamilyTree.com
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