Category Archives: Prints

The timelessness of black-and-white family photography

For nearly 1.5 years now I’ve been co-working with fellow family photographer Maki once a week – and for a while now we’ve talked about me photographing a Year In The Life for her family. As we were finalizing the “paperwork”, she sent me a text that I grabbed this snippet from: “Please do all...

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8 reasons to print your photos

  7 years ago there was a wedding. Short ceremony, mom-made dress, 68 loved guests, a middle-of-the-night “we are out of wine!” panic run, burlesque dance performance by the bachelorette party, a photo station, seven cheese cakes, and a mother-of-the-bride who was missing as it was time for said cheese cakes. And lots and lots...

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Digital files aren’t “forevers”

Recently my friend’s hard drive crashed. She is good about backing up her hard drives, but for whatever reason she did not have a copy of this one. We were talking about how we always think “I’ll get to that later”. She heard back from a place that recovers files from dead hard drives. They...

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Are unprinted photo files worth keeping?

I’ve been sorting through and purging 4 years worth of personal photos in the past few weeks, tagged around 200-250 per year as favorites, and printed them as 4x6s. Now that I have all this printing done I wonder; Is it worth keeping all these files, if they weren’t important enough to print? I’ve always...

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