Countdown to "Photos for Future Generations" - 2 weeks

Beaufort District Collection presents

Sandy Dimke on "Photos for Future Generations" Wed., Mar. 23rd in the Beaufort Branch Library 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

The goal is to learn how to take photos now that will still be interesting in 100 years!

Dimke will discuss methods of how to take interesting photos that future generations can treasure. She will offer ideas on locations, backgrounds, accessories and apparel that will tell the story of our lives today. In addition, practical instruction about how to label and archive digital photos will be provided.

The program is free and open to anyone over age 12 interested in learning how to take digital photographs that document one’s place in time.

About the Author

Grace Cordial has been responsible for the day-to-day operation of the Beaufort District Collection at the Beaufort County Library since 1999.  The Beaufort District Collection exists to acquire, preserve, maintain and make accessible a research collection of permanent value which records the history, culture, and environment of our part of the South Carolina lowcountry.  Besides the research room, Cordial manages the “Virtual BDC:” the BDC web pages, the Online Obituary Index, two digital collections, a new BDC.BCL Facebook page, and the Connections blog.  
Among her duties is to coordinate or present programs about local history, Gullah culture, and our coastal environment, including occasional instructional sessions about how to perform historical and/or genealogical research.