I had a great time talking to Marcia Holstrom’s genealogy class yesterday in Campbell, California. I’m very glad we had enough time to go into depth on some of the finer points of scanning and organizing the results of our research.Here are links to some of the things we talked about:Graphics Software: GraphicConverter, which has many of the functions of PhotoShop, is available for Macs only as a shareware program at LemkeSoft.com. I have not used it personally, but Easy Graphic Converter looks similar and runs on all versions of Windows.
A bit more expensive but with more features and functionality is the home version of Photoshop from Adobe, called Photoshop Elements 9, available for Windows and Mac.External Hard Drive:Leading manufacturers of external hard drives include Seagate, Western Digital, and LaCie. I use the Seagate FreeAgent GoFlex Desk 1 TB USB 2.0 External Hard Drive as my desktop external hard drive for backups. […]