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Why Death Photography Is So Helpful for Grief

Why Death Photography Is So Helpful for Grief

[♪INTRO] Grief is a universal human experience, and we’ve been developing ways to cope with loss for millennia. Each culture and generation has its own traditions, but one of the more unique methods of grieving emerged during the 1800s alongside the invention of photography. When a loved one passed away, families around the world began …

Are YOU A Family History Hero?

Are YOU A Family History Hero?

Hello, this is Linda Sattgast from imaphotohero.com here to tell you that we’ve changed our name to familyhistoryhero.com. Now, why would we do that? Let me tell you. [music playing] Actually I love both names: imaphotohero and familyhistoryhero, but there are three reasons we decided to change it. First, it was hard for people to …

FAST Family History Photo Book!

FAST Family History Photo Book!

Have you been wanting to turn a box of family photos into a beautiful book but you just haven’t managed to get it done? I’m Linda Sattgast from imaphotohero.com here to suggest why you might be procrastinating and what to do about it. [Music Playing] I recently had an email exchange with someone who wanted …

A Brief History of B&H

A Brief History of B&H

This is a brief history of B&H Everyone’s favorite photo and video store The year was 1973. The mets went to the world series The first cell phone call was made! And Blimie and Herman opened a specialty photography shop at 17 Warren Street New York City They had a simple philosophy “Be honest.” “Treat …

How obsessive artists colorize old photos

How obsessive artists colorize old photos

You might have seen some of these colorized photos on the internet. Mark Twain, Amelia Earhart, a young Charlie Chaplin. It’s incredible how normal these people look because they’re no longer in black and white. Like they’re someone you could pass by on the street and not someone unreachable or from another time. What I …

Ellen’s Got Your Facebook Photos!

Ellen’s Got Your Facebook Photos!

– LAST WEEK, I MENTIONED THAT IT WAS FACEBOOK’S TENTH ANNIVERSARY, AND I WANTED TO CELEBRATE IT, SO I THOUGHT WHAT I WOULD DO IS I’D START OFF THE WEEK BY GOING THROUGH ALL OF YOUR FACEBOOK PAGES THAT YOU HAVE– YOU POSTED THEM. AND, UM… SO I WANT TO SHARE SOME WITH THE WORLD …

The World’s First Climate Refugees

this is a story about people who stand to lose everything people who may need to flee their native home and never come back these people are refugees but they’re not running from war or an oppressive government they’re seeking asylum from climate change my project is called warm waters and it’s about people living …