- View Offline
The course concludes with a look at aspects of a good backup and archival strategy, ranging from the best file format for long-term backup to the best hardware options for offline storage.
- Removing pictures from a card
- Transferring photos to a Windows or Mac computer
- Transferring images with Lightoom, Aperture or iPhoto
- Assigning ratings to photos and flagging favorites
- Filtering photos
- Choosing file formats
- Backing up to the cloud
- Working with multiple hard drives
- Recovering from backups
Skill Level Beginner
- Hi, I'm Derrick Story, and welcome to Organizing and Archiving Digital Photos. Managing your photos isn't new to digital photography, but our rapid-firing high-capacity image capturing devices have certainly compounded the problem, and at the same time offered a solution. In this course, I'll be showing you how to leverage the tools built into your computer to take control of the constant flow of images you have to manage. A few of the concepts include, transferring photos to a Mac or Windows computer, viewing images with applications you already have, working with digital asset managers, marking your best images for easy retrieval, backing up your work so it's protected, and recovering from a failed hard drive.
I believe that the keys to successful photo management are protect your work, find your quickly, and create a system that's right for you. I hope these movies help you now, and provide a source of reference and pleasure for years to come. So, let's take a look at Organizing and Archiving Digital Photos.