Storage

Drobo 5C Review

December 11, 2016

When the digital revolution arrived to photography, one of the side-effects was a demand for enterprise class storage even by the most amateur of photographers. Every digital photography course ever offered has always hammered this point: Always use the best quality storage devices and always make sure you have two backups. Advertisements
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Mavericks Slow SMB Transfer Issue

April 8, 2014
Mavericks Slow SMB Transfer Issue

As part of my workflow, I use Photo Mechanic 5 to import the images from my memory cards into my Mac Pro. As part of the ingestion process, I have PM5 make a backup copy of all incoming files on my Thecus NAS. Everything was hunky-dory until the most recent update to Mavericks (10.9.2)...
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NEW SDXC AND SDHC MEMORY CARDS SUPPORT 4K2K VIDEO

November 6, 2013
NEW SDXC AND SDHC MEMORY CARDS SUPPORT 4K2K VIDEO

SAN RAMON, Calif. – November 6, 2013 – The SD Association today announced a new high-performance option and symbol specifically designed to support a wide array of 4K2K television and video products. A new Ultra High Speed (UHS) Speed Class 3 (U3) symbol will indicate products capable of recording 4K2K video and will operate...
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NuMac LLC announces Optical Disc Burning solution for new Mac Pro

October 4, 2013

Minneapolis based NuMac LLC announces its optical disc burning solution for Apple’s new Mac Pro. The NMBDR6x supports the reading and writing of Blu-Rays, DVDs, and CDs. In order to keep clutter to a minimum the NMBDR6x stands less than 2 inches tall from top to bottom, and features a round, low-profile aluminum enclosure...
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How to turn a netbook into a photographer’s best friend.

April 12, 2013
How to turn a netbook into a photographer’s best friend.

As we plan for our big vacation this year, I look back on previous trips and tried to calmly, methodically and (hopefully) dispassionately figure out what I did to safeguard my images and what I did wrong. I have used a variety of devices over the years to safeguard my images, but none of...
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