April 12,2006

2 of the most important words in digital photography today:
BACK-UP!
We cannot emphasize the importance of backing up, or saving, your digital files enough.
You can back up to a CD, DVD, or external hard drive. Most professionals do what is called “mirror backup”, essentially saving the same material to 2 separate hard drives.
Whether you are a pro, enthusiast, or casual shooter, save those precious images!
Why is this the main thought today?
While loading all of the software and setting up our digital darkroom for field tests,
our main computer CRASHED! Bummer, but…………
all of the images had been backed up on an external drive. Plus DVD.
So……….inconvenient? yes! Disaster? Averted.
My suggestion to all of our readers is to find your favorite solution and save your precious images at your earliest convenience.
If you have questions, contact us and we’ll be there to help.

This weekend , we’ll be offering some cool free stuff, BUT only to those on our email update list. Easy to do, Sign up today, and tell a friend. Special email goes out Sat. morning 4/15.

Keep those photo submissions coming! Help your gallery grow.

Cheers!
Damon Webster

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  • Robert Mapplethorpe: The Perfect Medium
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  • Yossi Milo Gallery
  • John Chiara-West Side at Tioronda
  • April 14–May 21, 2016
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  • New York,NY 10001
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  • Howard Greenberg Gallery
  • ATTITUDE: PORTRAITS BY MARY ELLEN MARK, 1964–2015
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  • 41 East 57th Street, Suite 1406
  • New York,NY 10022
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  • KlompChing Gallery
  • Jim Naughten – Animal Kingdom
  • April 21st-May 28th, 2016
  • 89 Water Street
  • Brooklyn, NY
  • 11201
  • Phone:212.796.2070
  • Peter Fetterman Gallery
  • Sebastião Salgado – A Retrospective
  • Through June 4th, 2016
  • 2525 Michigan Avenue Gallery A1
  • Santa Monica, CA
  • 90404
  • Phone: 310.453.6463
  • Brooklyn Museum
  • This Place
  • Through June 5th, 2016
  • 200 Eastern Parkway
  • Brooklyn, New York
  • 11238-6052
  • Phone: 718.638.5000
  • Metropolitan Museum of Art
  • Crime Stories: Photography and Foul Play
  • Through July 31st, 2016
  • 1000 Fifth Avenue (at 82nd Street)
  • New York, NY 10028
  • Phone: 212-535-7710

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