Get to know the different storage options for your irreplaceable digital images

File storage system
(Image credit: Phil Barker)

As photographers, having a safe place to back up our images is essential, especially if clients are dependent on our material. 

Create your own archive

Every photographer works with their own archive system – this could be chronologically ordered or structured according to different themes or projects. As long as it makes sense to you and the material can be accessed quickly, there is no right or wrong system. Remember to import photos regularly to back them up and save time with your organisation.

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Kim Bunermann
Technique Editor

Kim is the Technique Editor of Digital Photographer Magazine. She specializes in architecture, still life and product photography and has a Master's degree in Photography and Media with a distinction from the FH Bielefeld University of Applied Sciences in Germany. While studying, Kim came to the UK for an exchange term at the London College of Communication. She settled in the UK and began her career path by joining Future. Kim focuses on tutorials and creative techniques, and particularly enjoys interviewing inspiring photographers who concentrate on a range of fascinating subjects including women in photography, the climate crisis; the planet, its precious creatures and the environment.

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