8 Tips to Minimize Memory Card Problems
Follow these tips to minimize memory card problems so that you don't lose or corrupt any of your data from your photo shoots.
Are Your Photos Safe in the Cloud? The Real Cost of Using these Services
Cloud Services are common for storing photos, but are your photos safe in the cloud? While many services are free, what is the Real Cost of using them?
How to Avoid Losing Data on Your Flash Memory Cards
While today’s cameras are technical marvels, they can be temperamental. The thin memory cards that store precious photos can be even touchier. Taking your best ever landscape shot or hundreds of great wedding photos is fun, but the shots can be ruined if your memory card is acting glitchy. The memory card not working is [...]
Top 10 Memory Card Tips - DIY Photography
Memory cards play a vital role every time we press the shutter. Make sure to choose the right cards and treat them well to make ensure the best results.
10 Tips for Healthy Camera Memory Cards | Photofocus
Memory Card Healthcare Lets talk memory cards. We all have them, need them and use them. But what does it all mean? Lets discuss taking care of our cards and preventing potential problems that can and will happen to all of us. Here’s ten practical tips. 1. Keep your camera up to date. From time […]
When Good Memory Cards Go Bad
Never underestimate the importance of using the best possible—highest speed—memory card for your photography. High-speed memory cards are designed to perform faster, which means the camera can writ…
Thecus N2560 NAS storage for photographers – review
This will be an overview of the N2560 and also a little bit of practical advice for people that have a computer with almost zero disk space remaining, and no clue what to do about it! Let’s start with the Thecus N2560 network attached storage (NAS) that we were sent to try out. Thecus N2560 NAS […]
Image Quality ~ A back to basics guide - Part 2 of 2 | Photofocus
Read part 1 of this 2 part feature article here. Intro: As stated in the first part, Im in no way a self proclaimed expert in these matters and I do recognise that there are many other systems to use when making photographs other than the ones Ive highlighted in this feature. However, I do […]
Never Worry About a HD Failure Again with Carbon Copy Cloner
Carbon Copy Cloner is one of my all time favorite programs that takes the stress out of ensuring data security and redundancy. It’s a simple program that copies data from one place to another exactly when you want, and exactly how often you need it to. It completely takes the guess work out of dragging and dropping blocks of data from one volume to another; it’s perfect for photographers. We’ve all been victim to the dreaded dragging and dropping of folders onto hard drives only to manually…
How to Avoid Losing Your Photos With Offsite Backup Strategies
As photographers, most of us are fully aware of the consequences of not backing up our work. Indeed, as we take more and more images, over that same period of time, the chances of a hard drive failure also increases. I am sure that many of us have experienced the heart stopping feeling of booting your computer to find that some or all of your images are not accessible due to a hard drive error. For this reason we back up our shots, sometimes once, sometimes twice, to hard drive and to…