How to Safely Store Photo Prints

How to Safely Store Photo Prints

Even though we live in the age of digital media — or maybe because of it — there’s something special about holding an actual photo print in your hands. But hard-copy photos are just as fragile as they look. For every print miraculously pulled from the rubble of a tornado, another dozen are lost forever due to careless handling. Here are our favorite tips for making sure that never happens to you:Continue reading

Best Way To Preserve & Store Old Photos

Best Way To Preserve & Store Old Photos

Vintage photos can be a lifeline to your family’s past — or frustrating half-clues that nobody’s quite sure what to make of. Even if you know exactly who’s in each photo and what they’re doing, take the time to write it down. Future generations will thank you! If you don’t know what’s in each photo, ask friends or relatives for help figuring out the full names of those in the pictures approximate dates taken, and what they’re up to. Don’t wait too long to do this — your best sources of information about old prints won’t be around forever.Continue reading