@drb mine are all on my hard drive (and backed up), but I intend to print a bunch of photo books of important ones. These are good questions to ask.
@mburtonkelly I think the photo books for a selection of photos are a good idea. To me it feels like all of the digital stuff could go poof fairly easily. Of course, prints are susceptible to fire and flood.
I think I have a few photo albums from grandparents and one or two photos from older generations. For my parents, all of their photos are probably exclusively on FB...
@drb I will end up with several photo albums eventually, but most of mine are digital.
The reason I'm thinking about this right now is because I've been working on the family genealogy for 20 years and haven't found a great way to keep track of photo details and provenance.
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