Month: December 2015

Securely Erasing Your Photos Before Selling Hard Drives

I recently did an upgrade of my backup hard drives, something that every photographer will end up doing at some point.  I was left with a stack of drives on my desk which I’ll sell on Craigslist or through my local buy and sell forum.  They all work perfectly so I’m sure someone will want to put them to use.  There’s an important step to perform before you sell any computer or hard drive, though! Erase doesn’t really mean gone.. I’m sure that everyone takes a basic precaution when they sell a hard drive, and deletes all the files...

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