Episode 28: Charting Your Family History

https://vimeo.com/311976891 Family tree charts have come a long way from the ones our nineteenth-century ancestors framed.  Janet Horvoka of FamilyChartmasters.com joins me to chat about charts. I guarantee after listening you’ll want one. I know I do. She explains: What you need to do to start the process.  Hint: There is a free consult with her involved.…

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Episode 27: DNA And Your Photos

Raise your hand if you’ve taken a DNA test or given one to a family member.  Joining me this week is Diahan Southard, Your DNA Guide.   She’s among the industry leaders teaching us about how to use DNA for family history research.  You won’t forget one of Diahan’s lectures!

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Episode 26: Making The Last Muster Movie

https://vimeo.com/306277973 It’s true. Three of the profiles in The Last Muster series are now short documentary films, called A Trio of Revolutionary Voices.  Pamela Pacelli Cooper, President of Verissima Productions and her husband Rob Cooper helped make this dream a reality. Your support of our Kickstarter campaign did too. Don’t miss this episode of how we…

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Episode 25: A Vivid-Pix Redux

Randy Fredlund of Vivid-Pix joined me to talk about imaging and how Vivid-pix works. He’s the co-founder of the company.  It’s a magical product. Upload an image and take your pick of the enhanced version you like. You can tweak it further too.

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Episode 23: MemoryWeb for Your Desktop

Christopher Desmond of MemoryWeb joined me for another episode of my podcast to share their big news.  MemoryWeb is now available for Android’s and for your desktop.  They’ll be rolling out improvements to these versions so that functionality will eventually match what’s available through their iOS app.

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Episode 22: A Murder Mystery

👻It’s a special Halloween edition.🎃 A few weeks ago, I interviewed author Paul Collins, The Literary Detective, about his new book, Blood and Ivy: The 1849 Murder that Scandalized Harvard.  It has a connection to a photo I found. Really!  I’m a huge fan of his. Listen in and find out why.

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Episode 21: The Gravestone Girls

👻It’s a special Halloween edition.🎃 Brenda of the Gravestone Girls was on recently to talk about all things relating to gravestones and their preservation work.  We also chat about postmortem images.

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Episode 20: Vivid-Pix Photo Restore

If you’re like me, then you have photographs or scans of documents that can use a little touch-up.  Vivid-Pix’s Restore software makes that easy.  No more complicated solutions.  Upload a picture to the software and quickly correct color, contrast, and brightness.

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Episode 19: GenerationStory App

A trip to the local outdoor flea market taught me a few things about how non-genealogists feel about pictures. Today my guest is Shannon Uschold of GenerationStory, a free iOS and desktop app to help you save the stories of family artifacts. She released the GenerationStory app in 2015.

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