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Preserving Your Family Photographs
     

Preserving Your Family Photographs

by Maureen A Taylor
 
Maureen A. Taylor, author of Uncovering
Your Ancestry Through Family Photographs,
provides all the information you need to care for your family photograph collection.
She outlines in straightforward steps how to add value to your home collection by using the methods that conservators and photo curators use every day!
You'll learn how to:
* Identify

Overview

Maureen A. Taylor, author of Uncovering
Your Ancestry Through Family Photographs,
provides all the information you need to care for your family photograph collection.
She outlines in straightforward steps how to add value to your home collection by using the methods that conservators and photo curators use every day!
You'll learn how to:
* Identify the types of damage already done to the photos in your collection.
* Take care of all your photos going forward,
so that damage is a thing of the past.
* Preserve your digital images - for you and future generations.
* Select a conservator to repair damaged photos and protect them from more deterioration.
* Select a restoration expert to restore damaged photos using airbrushing, digital manipulation,
or photographic enhancements.
* Create a stunning scrapbook that will endure,
using archival quality guidelines.
* Properly handle cased images such as daguerreotypes, ambrotypes and tintypes.
* Explore techniques to share your images.
* Take advantage of low-cost alternatives to traditional photo preservation techniques.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780578048000
Publisher:
Picture Perfect Press
Publication date:
02/12/2010
Pages:
208
Sales rank:
753,398
Product dimensions:
8.00(w) x 10.00(h) x 0.44(d)

Meet the Author

Maureen A. Taylor is an internationally recognized expert on the intersection of history, genealogy, and photography.
She studies photographic clues to tell the stories present in her clients' family pictures and albums.
Maureen has been featured in top media outlets, including The View,
Martha Stewart Living, and The
Today Show. Maureen is the author of a number of books and magazine articles, as well as a contributing editor at Family Tree Magazine.

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