Whether you are starting a photo organizing project or not, we always recommend backing up your computer. We recommend the trusted 3-2-1 Backup Strategy.
3- copies of your digital data (stored on)
2- different media devices (with)
This system can be set up in different ways but here is 1 example of the 3-2-1 Backup Strategy in place:
All of your digital data lives on your computer (1) and is backed up to a local external hard drive using Apple Time Machine* (2) which is also backed up to iCloud* off-site (3).
*we mention Apple products since that is what most of our clients use but, there are many options here whether you are using Apple products or PCs.
Getting this system in place is the first step to digital organization, not to mention digital peace of mind! Have questions? Leave us a comment below.