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World Backup Day: Safely backing up your photos

Don't have a backup system for your photos yet? Check out these tutorials, in celebration of World Backup Day, that will help you keep your photos safe and secure.

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    Are your photos safe? 3-2-1 backup for photographers

    Are your photos safe? 3-2-1 backup for photographers

    As a wedding photographer, losing a client’s photos before I can deliver them gives me nightmares.

    How do I backup my Lightroom Classic edits?

    How do I backup my Lightroom Classic edits?

    When you make edits in Lightroom Classic, those changes are usually stored in your Lightroom catalog settings. That’s useful right? But not always. What happens if the catalog is lost or damaged? What about if you want to open a photo up in another application outside of Lightroom? Well there’s an easy change to fix this.

    Securing your photos with cloud backup

    Securing your photos with cloud backup

    Throughout my photographic career, I’ve tried several backup solutions both on-site and in the cloud. Having lost some photographs in the past, it was important for me to get a system I could count on to not only back up my files but do so in an efficient way that wouldn’t bog down my machine.

    The death of my Drobo

    The death of my Drobo

    My entire digital life lived on a 5-bay Drobo RAID system. I have used this system for over 10 years as a professional real estate photographer and have dutifully replaced failed drives with no problems. Then lightning struck — literally.

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