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Best Scanning Size for Photos

The Best Camera Setting to Use When you are taking a photograph with your camera, the larger the file size that you choose, the more detail you will get of your image (small, standard, large). If you choose a very small size and then try to order a 18×24 poster, your image will not be […]

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Slide Scanning

Recently we have been getting customer slides that are starting to deteriorate. The slides that are in tins have no breathing room and seem to be getting moisture on them. This could be condensation from moving them from one storage area to another. They will still digitize fine but any marks on them will show […]

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Get a Jump on This Year’s Gifts

Now is a good time to gather your materials and begin your season’s gifting. Gather all your media to one location. Separate film, slides, photos, video tapes etc. Put it in some type of order and number it. Call us to arrange a time to meet so you can get a price quote and some […]

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How to Start Your Heritage Makers Books

It can be overwelming knowing how and where to start with your Heritage Makers book. I would start with deciding on what size of book to make. Then there are two ways that you can begin with your design, one being, start from scratch by picking the size of book that you want to make […]

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New Video Camera

We have been finding that the new video camera that record in High Definition create issues for many people. High definition is clear and has great detail, but most consumers are not set up to use and view these files. In order to fit 1 – 2 hours of HD footage onto a DVD, the […]

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Preparing Photos for Scanning

Preparing Photos for Scanning If you have photo albums, check through them to see if your photo’s are OK. If they are faded, sticking to the paper, changing color, or if there is mold on any of the pages, then its time to remove them. We have several ways of digitizing your photos. If they […]

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Winter Projects

Now is a good time to get all of our photos and family media in order. I found that the best place to start is to gather up all the family photos, slides, articles, and important family historical documents and put them in one space. Then, its easy to see what might be missing. Separate […]

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Gifts of a Camera

Are you gifting someone with a new digital camera this year? Cameras in the hands of children are wonderful, they take great photos. There is an expense attached though. Printing photos on your inkjet printer can be costly for paper and ink. Why not consider opening your own Heritage Makers publishing account. Then your children […]

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How to Renumber Your Photos

Most digital cameras assign dates and letters and numbers on our photos. If you want to number or name your digital photos yourself, here is a great way to do it. Once your photos are on your computer and in a folder here are two ways or renaming your photos. How to Rename your photo […]

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What To Do With Those Summer Photos

Did you take a trip with friends or family? There are several nice gifts that you can make with your photo’s. You can make a book for the Host as a thank you. Your book will have favorite images of things you enjoyed together. We have playing cards that also make great thank you gives, […]

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