Introducing my newest book. . . How to Archive Family Photos: A Step-by-Step Guide to Organize and Share Your Photos Digitally. As you can see, the Family Curator poster baby is speechless with excitement!
My author copies have just arrived, which means that pre-orders and early orders are now being shipped from the FamilyTree Books publisher's warehouse. Online resellers like Amazon.com are accepting pre-orders now, with an expected shipping date in May.
While you're waiting for Mr. Postman to deliver your copy, I’ll be sharing some of my favorite tip and projects along with highlights from the pages of How to Archive Family Photos.
If your smartphone camera is full of genealogy and family photos, like mine, you’ll find 240 pages of ideas to help you get control of the digital clutter and enjoy your photo collection with family and friends.
Here’s a preview of the Table of Contents:
PART 1: Organize, includes digital imaging basics like selecting digital storage devices and photo management software, as well as step-by-step guidance for gathering your images in one central location.
Chapter 1: Getting Started
Chapter 2: From Camera to Computer
Chapter 3: Photo-Management Software
Chapter 4: Online Photo Services
Chapter 5: Digital Photo Management Work Flow
PART 2: Digitize, focuses on your heirloom photo collection and best practices for scanning and organizing your digital images.
Chapter 6: Collection or Clutter?
Chapter 7: Prepare to Digitize
Chapter 8: Gear Up
Chapter 9: Start Digitizing
Chapter 10: Organize and Preserve Original Photos
PART 3: Create, showcases ideas for 25 Keepsake Photo Projects to help you get your photos off the hard drive and into fun projects you can share with family and friends.
Chapter 11: Core Photo Project Skills
Chapter 12: Card, Collage, and Scrapbooking Projects
Chapter 13: Calendar Projects
Chapter 14: Smartphone and Tablet Projects
Chapter 15: Fabric and Home Décor Craft Projects
Chapter 16: Photo Book Projects
I hope enjoy reading and using How to Archive Family Photos as much as I enjoyed writing it!
P.S. If you haven’t yet ordered the book, click HERE to save 20% and get FREE SHIPPING before May 1, 2015.