Digital Photo Diary – memories that last a life time
The best things in life come in threes, like friends, dreams, and memories.
A digital photo diary keeps some of the big and little memories of our life. With it, you can look back on these pictures, and appreciate the richness of our past.
Let’s look at a easy and effective way to keep a digital photo diary:
Get a easy to carry, point-and-click digital camera
The key is to have a cameras when you want to capture the moment. Portability is more important than image quality. Also, remember to set the date & time on your cameras.
choose a site for store your digital photos online
MyPhotoAlbum.com seems to be a good choice at this moment:
MyPhotoAlbum.com let you choose your own look for your digital photo albums from its professionally designed styles. It also allows free and unlimited storage space.
Over here, you can personalize your online photo album using easy to remember, Internet address such as “http://yourname.myphotoalbum.com”
Take a few pictures every day
Make it a habit to take at least 1 picture every day. Take a picture of your son’s drawings, or even the tree outside your house. It does not have to have professinoal quality, just something to show what your day was like. While it might seem boring, you would be pleasantly surprise thatwhen you relook at these pictures later.
Upload your picture to your online album regularly – says, once a week.
Remeber to add a few words to describe the photo. Do keep it easy and simple. Do not write an essay for each photo.
See you digital diary grow
Over time, you’ll see your digital diary grow and become quite interesting.
Archive your digital diary
I always recommend that you burn your diary to CDs or DVDs. I usually burn it to at least 2 CDs or DVDs: Just to ensure that my memories will be safe for many years to come.
Other ways to share your digital diary
If you have a personal web site, you may post your digital diary on it. Making a hardcover photobook is also a great way to share it with others.