When creating your spreadsheet, include columns for photo ID, description, size, date, color, photographer, and whatever else makes sense for your collection. Now you can identify and document your photograph. Wilkins recommends thinking about how you would describe this photo to a stranger or someone who is blind.
5 Ways to Identify an Unknown Family Photo. This is the second of a two-part series exploring tips and tricks for identifying old photos. Read part one.
Google Photos: Collect, Organize, Preserve and Share: Michelle Goodrum Google Photos is a powerful, free app for storing, organizing and sharing. Users can also edit and create photo projects and automatically add their photos to the app from their digital devices.
Behind every great photo is a fascinating story, and now’s your chance to have yours on display in the RootsTech 2018 gallery. Read the competition details, and then submit the perfect photo and story combo by clicking the button below. Don’t forget to share your submission on social media using #RootsTech.
Adding Metadata to Your Digital Photos. This is the first of a two-part series exploring metadata. ... “Metadata is information about a photo that is embedded and becomes a part of the photo, and in the best-case scenario, travels with the photo when it’s stored, when it’s shared, and when it’s copied, or when it’s uploaded to a ...
Photo Sleuthing. Being a genealogist is a lot like being a detective. Whether you are sleuthing in your DNA, old journals, or photographs, finding little details and missing links is the fuel that keeps many genealogists going. That includes Maureen Taylor, more commonly known as The Photo Detective. Taylor has made a name for herself with her ...
FamilySearch Memories is like a big family photo album that anyone in your family can add to. Take a few minutes to add your own photos and tag them so others will know who is in the photo. 4) Upload a picture to Ancestry. Ancestry.com is a great family history resource, and you can easily add photos to this site as well. Unlike FamilySearch ...
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3 Ways to Keep a Digital Journal. This is part three of a three-part series exploring successful journal keeping. Read parts one and two.
RootsTech conferences are dedicated to celebrating and discovering family connections, both past and present. With over 150 breakout sessions, an exciting lineup of celebrity speakers, and a gigantic expo hall, we’ve got something we’re sure you’ll love. Get ready to explore your family connections like never before!