Old Family Photos

Finding old family photos of your ancestors is always a thrill, but often, they are elusive. Maybe you have photographs of your ancestors, but they are unlabeled! (Sigh…) Who is actually in THAT photo?

You need strategies to understand and identify those unidentified individuals in your ancestors’ photographs. Learn about the five different types of photographs, the step by step process of identifying the individuals and important clues that can be found within your family photos.

New to working with old family photos? I suggest you start with 4 Tips to Identify Unknown Family Photographs.

Links to get started exploring our ancestors’ photographs:

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Photographing Cemeteries: Telling the Story of Your Ancestors

Cemeteries tell stories of your ancestors you may be missing. Learn how photograph a cemetery to capture and preserve your family’s history. Welcome Diane Evans of PhotoFluent as our Guest Poster today!  Diane is a photographer extraordinaire sharing the best way to to capture photographs in the cemetery where you ancestors are buried. I’ve always …

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Colorize Family Photos with MyHeritage in Color & Give Them New Life!

Colorize family photos using the MyHeritage in Color tool and bring new life to your photos. It’s easy and is a great way to share your family history! Who has black and white photographs in their family photo collection?  I know I do, and I’m raising my hand high! Ever look at those old family …

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Wondering how to scan all those old family photos? Learn how to quickly scan and share your family memories!

Preserve Your Family Photos…Preserve Your Family History

An easy way to scan and preserve your family photos to keep family memories safe for the future generations. Use the Photomyne app to start scanning photos! [This post is sponsored by Photomyne. I did receive a complimentary subscription however, all thoughts and opinions are my own. Be assured I only recommend products/services that I …

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