Posted on September 25th, 2019
Want to consistently name and serialize large collections of digital files? Adopt a file naming convention (FNC) and use a renaming utility.
Third-party software utilities are available that can assist with bulk renaming of photos, Word files, PD...
Posted on September 24th, 2019
Managing Your Digital Images was presented by Quentin Leo at New Canaan’s Lapham Community Center on September 24, 2018
Inspirational Quotes for Photographers
Why save your photo and other digital assets?Our personal photos, papers, music and...
Posted on September 21st, 2019
Google Photos, introduced in 2015, has become one of the most emotionally resonant pieces of technology today. It is also shaping our narratives along the way.
Farhad Manjoo, NYTimes Nov. 14, 2018
The first time Google Photos made me cry, it was ...
Posted on September 17th, 2019
Hey QTIPS: When I get a new computer should I use a migration utility to transfer my data and settings from the old one?
QTIPS: No. Next?
It’s not that Apple’s Migration Assistant or other similar utility is bad software. Actually it works pre...
Posted on September 12th, 2019
The cameras on our phones keep getting better, and we keep taking more and more pictures. That presents a challenge for for Apple and Google: how to surface the best moments out of the thousands of photos we shoot every year? iOS 13 has a new inte...
Posted on August 24th, 2019
May 29, 2014
Tammy Lamoureux They say a picture is worth a thousand words. But I wonder, what else do "they" say? In order to find out I’ve culled together the best quotes on the subject of photography. I hope they inspire you."Photography ...
Posted on August 23rd, 2019
Our personal photos, papers, music and videos are important to us. They record the details of our lives and help define us.
But increasingly our possessions and our communications are no longer material: they’re digital. Electrons.
Posted on August 22nd, 2019
Most Apple users rely on free basic iCloud service to seamlessly sync photos, contacts, documents, email, text messages, calendars, reminders, browser favorites, passwords and settings among their iOS devices, Macs and Windows 10 PCs. It’s easy to...
Posted on August 7th, 2019
It’s easy to get free protection from losing all your photos if your phone gets lost, stolen, or broken and with Google Photos.
By Dan Masaoka
Macworld | Aug 7, 2019 5:00 am PDT
There’s a good chance you are already backing up your photos and vi...
Posted on June 4th, 2019
Aja Frost / Published June 4, 2019
Trying to find old files is like trying to go back in time and read your own mind. Where would I have saved those pictures from Australia?!? you think, before spending a frustrating half hour digging through fold...
Posted on April 23rd, 2019
Scanning all your family photos is a mission. As a digital Indy, your mission is to rescue irreplaceable family artifacts from the dumpster or shredder, and then record their digital images for future generations.
For your efforts you’ll be remem...
Posted on April 11th, 2019
Here is the trick: Let your smartphone do the work.
The artificial intelligence component of Google Photos automatically sorts photos based on the objects in them and then groups pictures together in the "Things" album. Accuracy, however, can va...
Posted on February 12th, 2019
Tech friends often ask, "how should I organize files?"
Little wonder they ask when their files and folders are arrayed across the Desktop, Documents folder, Downloads folder, even in the Trash.
No need to elaborate on the confusion this create...