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Talkative Tuesday: I Cried…I Cried A Lot

Filed in: Personal

January 19, 2016

  1. Lauren Myers says:

    Oh my goodness, Heather! I’ve been there and I can still remember the feeling… Just remember you are human and its okay! Sending you a big hug this morning xo

  2. Oh gosh, that is SO hard to go through…sending hugs your way! As a planner, I work with many photographers and this is so very important. Thanks so much for sharing some of your new back-up methods :)

  3. Thanks for your bravery in sharing – I like your new system! <3

  4. So thankful for these tips as this happened to me this past fall! Thankfully they were just a styled shoot, but it will still super frustrating!!

  5. Catie says:

    Oh goodness, a photographer’s worst nightmare! Thanks for sharing your backup workflow :)

  6. Julienne says:

    This is such a nice post for prospective clients to see. Increases trust, for sure. Thanks for the inspiration.

  7. Oriana says:

    Thank you so much for sharing. Four years in, I had my first experience with a card going corrupt. Fortunately I had shot to two cards in camera that day so all the images were fine, but it was definitely a reminder that sometimes technology does indeed fail unexpectedly and redundant back up is important! I’d love to know more about how the DROBO system works, do you mind explaining? Its pricy but I applaud you for making the investment.

  8. Brittany says:

    My heart sank reading this but thanks for sharing your back up methods!

  9. Meaghan says:

    I remember you posting about this..I’m so sorry this happened to you. I haven’t lost photos (yet, pray to God it doesn’t happen.) but I lost my portfolio in college weeks before graduation…30-some weeks pregnant and I bawled like a baby.. I know how awful it is to lose your work! I may have to look into your system though…I’m wondering now if I’m backed up enough!!!! Thank you for being so humble and sharing your life with us! It is so refreshing to see that everyone goes through the same things and you CAN come out on top! Keep being you girl. Xoxo, Meaghan

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