Istorya-DC 2015 Afternoon Session and Handouts, "TheArt and Science of Preserving Your Family Photos and Histories"
The afternoon session was chaired by Dr. Ricardo "Ricky" Punzalan, assistant professor at the University of Maryland iSchool. Two session panelists, Gina Rapport, a photo archivist, and Jenine Nault, a digital imaging specialist -- both from the Smithsonian Institution, provided professional advice on preserving and digitizing family photographs and records. The third panelist, Max Cacas, a veteran broadcast journalist and reporter, shared practical tips and tools for conducting oral histories. Speaker handouts are available below for downloading.