Category: Preserving photos

Inherited Photos? Scan Them

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When my grandfather passed away in 1966, my mother and her siblings inherited photos…many boxes and albums full of them. The rare photos documented not just my mother’s and grandparents’ lifetimes, but also of previous generations. For nearly 50 years,

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How to save photos from Pic Scanner Gold to computer


Save photos from app to computer? Pic Scanner Gold and Pic Scanner apps allow you to freely export scanned photos. You can post them on social media or save photos in cloud and photo apps. This is great if you

Memorable Old Pictures Scanned to Digital


Memorable Photos Do these amazing photos speak to you? A penny for your thoughts – Suggest a caption for your favorite pictures scanned to digital format, in Comments section below. If you have a memorable old family photo to share,

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How to add descriptions or captions to photos?


Pic Scanner Gold app provides a few different ways for you to add descriptions, captions or text to photos.  This is quite important for old photographs: As time passes, we tend to forget the dates, places and other little details

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How to use your iPhone to view old film negatives


Our previous post explained how to scan photos with iPhone or iPad and Pic Scanner Gold app. But how about film negatives and Kodachrome slides? Well, Pic Scanner Gold is not a negative scanner app, but if you have film

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How to Export Photos Scanned with Pic Scanner Gold


                        Scan photos with (or import into) Pic Scanner Gold, edit and organize them in albums and add captions. Once you are ready to share your memories, follow these

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Simplify Your Stuff and Honor Your Memories


                    How to Simplify Your Stuff and Honor Your Memories via Becoming Minimalist blog You are forced to make difficult choices when you downsize, relocate or de-clutter. Treasures or trash? Sentimentality

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100-year old photos rescued from the barn


Old photos rescued: “Steve Gifford was watching an old barn get torn down on East 18th Street, and he saw an old, musty photo album on the ground, ready to be scooped up by the backhoe”, reports Neita Cecil in

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How to Save Old Family Photos For Future Generations


In a Reader’s Digest article, Juliana LaBianca explains how to preserve old family photos. These vintage keepsakes are irreplaceable if lost or damaged. Follow her simple advice to keep them fresh forever. Summary below (We have added a few of our

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Maintaining Memories: How to Save Old Photographs


                    SAVING OLD PHOTOGRAPHS “At the beginning of this year, my grandfather passed away. While going through his things, my family discovered photographs. Amazing photographs from my grandparents’ younger years. I

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