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The Future of Memories: A digital publishing primer for the family historian [Kindle Edition]

Denise Barrett Olson
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Book Description

What are you doing with your family memories? Are you looking for new and creative ways to share your family history research with others? The Future of Memories is an idea book showing how you can put the applications you already have to work with affordable services to share your family history. Some of the project ideas mentioned in the book include:

* Create your own Ken Burns-style photo documentary using software already on your desktop. Add narration, background music and the zoom-and-pan effects Ken Burns made famous.

* Learn how a busy mom can build an amazing baby book using only her iPhone.

* Discover the secret to get your family to show up for a family portrait and create a photo full of personality.

This primer introduces new technologies and shows how to take advantage of the opportunities they offer to produce quality histories at a reasonable price. It discusses the skills needed to create production-ready projects and suggests resources to help you get started. The project section is full of ideas and examples.


Product Details

  • File Size: 2175 KB
  • Print Length: 77 pages
  • Simultaneous Device Usage: Unlimited
  • Publisher: Moultrie Creek (October 1, 2011)
  • Sold by: Amazon Digital Services, Inc.
  • Language: English
  • ASIN: B005ROTXLQ
  • Text-to-Speech: Enabled
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  • Lending: Enabled
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #901,375 Paid in Kindle Store (See Top 100 Paid in Kindle Store)
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5.0 out of 5 stars Inspiration for all family historians January 13, 2013
An excellent resource for every genealogist who wonders how to make their research come alive. This is family history for the digital age. The author moves beyond dusty volumes of names and places to multimedia ideas using photos, movies, on-line publishing, blogging, and other tools. Even if you're starting with little or no computer savvy, she walks through the various products and websites, linking to additional online resources. Most importantly, the illustrations and personal stories provide creative inspiration to start recording and sharing your family's stories, whether you're new to genealogy or a long-time fan. Highly recommended.
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5.0 out of 5 stars The Future of Memories November 27, 2012
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The author gives us a smorgasboard of different ways to digitally share our family stories. From POD books to blogging, to multimedia presentations. She gives several suggestions for publishing services, and many great project ideas. I good read.

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