Have many old non-digital paper photographs? As we all know, non-digital photographs are difficult for sharing and preserving. If we want to share friends our old non-digital photographs, we have to mail the photos to them. Besides, non-digital photographs are easily lost and damaged. So what is an easy way to preserve, enjoy and share your non-digital photos?
If we transfer non-digital photographs to digital photographs, we can backup our precious photographs onto DVD, in websites(like Facebook, Flickr and Picasa) for storing and sharing.
Scan and transfer your photos to digital photos.
First, you need to scan the photos and save them into a folder on your computer. You can take your photos to a scanner company and ask them to do photo scanning for you. Or you can buy a decent scanner and scan photos by yourself.
Burn your digital photos onto DVD or share them to Picasa, Flick and other web albums
It is not safe to have digital photographs too, for example you will lost all your digital photos if a laptop is lost or stolen. So you need to backup your scanned digital photographs. There are different ways to backup photographs. You can burn your photos onto a data DVD . Here I will show you a more interesting way: make a photo slideshow DVD or create a slideshow video for sharing onto Facebook and YouTube from your photos.
You can use DVD Photo Slideshow to make a slideshow DVD or photo slideshow video. It is a professional slideshow maker with kinds of slideshow effects. With it , you can easily convert your photos into a dynamic slideshow with music, transitions, pan&zoom effects, text and subtitles and more. Also you can choose a beautiful and suitable theme for your slideshow, such as wedding theme, birthday them.
After customizing the slideshow is finished, you can burn the slideshow to DVD/CD for watching on TV with its built-in DVD burner. Besides, you can save the slideshow as a video playable on iPad/ iPhone/iPod, Android devices, and etc. Also you can upload the slideshow to Facebook/ YouTube for sharing.
It is also a good idea to upload your photos to web albums for storing and sharing, such as Facebook, Flickr, Picasa, PhotoBucket.
Dropbox is also a good tool to store photos and other kinds of files with limited free storage space.