Photography

We have sizes for every photo out there! Click the links below for details on just a sampling of all the PHOTO STORAGE BOXES we have in stock.
I just don’t understand the how some things are valued. I collect old cameras, old photographs, daguerreotypes, ambrotypes and tintypes. From auctions, ebay, antique stores and yard or garage sales. But by far most of my collection is from my own and my wife’s relatives. While I treasure them all, the ones with a personal attachment are my favorites. However I have a...
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How you approach saving, organizing and restoring requires a plan, and the plan must be formed with intent. Scanning Old Photos Trying to organize your old shoe box of photos requires you to scan or use a scanning service to digitize your photos. Scanning services can be a great way to get the digitizing done, however, it can be expensive and you do lose...
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Photoshop is expensive! Photoshop Elements not as much but still can be a bit pricey. And for many people, the vast majority of Photoshop features will never be used. The new direction Adobe has taken with renting rather than owning the software has inspired many discussions. Mostly unfavorable from the non-professional users. However for the professional people using Photoshop in...
The early days of Photography From its beginning in the 1840’s, the commercial business of photography had limited applications and a very steep and sometimes dangerous learning curve. In 1839 Louis Daguerre introduced the first commercially viable photographic process called the Daguerreotype. The 1839 date is considered to be the start of photography. The word Photography is attributed to Sir John Herschel. He was...

Country Schools

When One Room is no Longer Enough The first public school in America is considered to be the Boston Latin School in 1635. Boston was well established and urban, so resources were available to provide a high-quality education. This was far less common in the rural farm lands of most of the country. The one room country school house of...
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Do photographers depend more on expensive tools to express their visions than their senses? Is the quality of a photographer’s images lessened because they know most of the flaws can be fixed in Photoshop? What about the new $3000 digital camera and $1500 zoom lens that allow almost unlimited shots to choose from? Is something lost with the elimination...
Being a detective in photo dating means looking at more then the clothes people are wearing. Circumstances may dictate wearing wearing clothes longer then a stylish period. The same is true for hair styles and automobiles. You need to delve deeper! A good photo detective looks past the obvious. Here is my wife’s Great Grandfather, Joe. On a lunch break. It’s...