Warning. Honest.

Started Mar 26, 2013 | Discussions thread
Steve Bingham
Forum ProPosts: 20,675Gear list
Like?
Re: Warning. Honest. Good reminder re Hard drives and storage
In reply to Bajerunner, Mar 27, 2013

Bajerunner wrote:

Taking advice from the forum and knowing about computr crashes from experience, I back up to two external  hard drives, periodically, especially family photos.

Also, have family photos printed at the commerical printers (I think their paper / ink is more longlasting than standard, am I right or wrong.

Probably wrong (in my case anyway). It depends on YOUR printer, paper, ink, and your skill level.

I think the cloud could be risky down the road (too many uncontrolable variables to trust as a stand alone backup). Maybe as a second backup.

For my sons to have in later years.

The cloud idea is good, but I am still trying to get used to the idea of having my stuff 'out there'.

-- hide signature --

.....Just from an amateur......''Sometimes it's to your advantage for people to think you're crazy.” I am only a hoobyist, I cannot and do not give expert advice, dont expect it, just take it as a suggestion to think about, but only if you wish to. We should try to not wait for life to happen, while it passes us by.

-- hide signature --

Steve Bingham
www.dustylens.com
www.ghost-town-photography.com

 Steve Bingham's gear list:Steve Bingham's gear list
Nikon D300 Nikon D7100 Nikon D610 Nikon D5300 Nikon AF-S DX Nikkor 18-105mm f/3.5-5.6G ED VR +21 more
Reply   Reply with quote   Complain
Post (hide subjects)Posted by
(unknown member)
Keyboard shortcuts:
FForum PPrevious NNext WNext unread UUpvote SSubscribe RReply QQuote BBookmark post MMy threads
Color scheme? Blue / Yellow