Category Archives: Negative Conversion
You read the headline right. Most people KNOW where nearly all of their important memories are. The reason that they experience considerable stress isn’t worrying about lost memories; it’s about knowing just how long a full-scale organizing and digitizing project will take. For many families, this is easily a 150-200 hour task. That’s right … close to a full month of work. And that’s just focusing on the memories in one house. Many extended families have memories spread out among multiple houses, in multiple states. The thought of even getting your arms around the scale of the project can be overwhelming. Organizing memories is full-time work. Here are some (but not all) of the many comments we hear nearly every day when people call us: I have 25-30 photo albums, and all the pictures are stuck to the page, I can’t get them out to scan them. We have 2,000 slides, but the slide projector no longer works. There are boxes of VHS and camcorder tapes in the garage … all home movies! … but we can’t play them anymore. My mom died and we found all these film reels in the basement … I have no idea what is on them...