If there is one thing I am obsessed with when it comes to technology, it’s my pictures. I keep them extremely organized and culled. I am equally as fanatical about getting them backed up. When it comes to music, movies, and TV shows – I can rebuy anything I lose due to hard drive failure. When it comes to pictures of my family, no amount of money can recreate them if I lose them. Over the years, my strategy has evolved as services have changed. I’ll do my best to keep this article up to date as things change in the future.
Over at 9to5Mac, I wrote about how I backup my family photos using the 3-2-1 method. As of this date, this is my reccomendation for how to organize and backup your photo. Bookmark this link when friends and family ask how to make sure they can survive a hard drive crash.