Topic: backup
6 Ways to Speed up Your Drobo

6 Ways to Speed up Your Drobo

Drobos are an excellent, cost-effective backup soultion. Having used Drobos to store my photos for over a decade, I have a few tricks up my sleeve to speed them up.

Best Rugged Hard Drives for Photographers in 2019

Best Rugged Hard Drives for Photographers in 2019

A “rugged” drive is one that has been designed to withstand bumps and drops, as well as offering at least some protection from water. Let’s examine the best rugged hard drives for photographers this year.

When Is a Photo Backup Not a Photo Backup?

When Is a Photo Backup Not a Photo Backup?

Your photos are at risk if you don’t understand a few important things about backups and RAID systems. Please take the time to read this and make sure you understand it. I don’t want to hear any more horror stories from my readers!

LaCie Rugged Thunderbolt USB-C Review

LaCie Rugged Thunderbolt USB-C Review

A detailed review of the LaCie Rugged Thunderbolt + USB-C portable, bus-powered hard drive. Is this the best hard drive for your photo storage needs?

My Backup Routine – Early 2016

My Backup Routine – Early 2016

When I wrote this popular post last year, I promised I’d keep it running as a series to document any changes I make. I’ve made some sizeable updates to my computer system since the last one. Always learning, always improving…

My Backup Routine – Early 2015

My Backup Routine – Early 2015

I’ve decided to document my ever changing backup routine on a regular basis so that it builds a useful resource for people to find a solution that fits their needs, and learn from the mistakes I’ve made and technical challenges I’ve overcome.

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MindShift BackLight Elite 45L Backpack Review

MindShift BackLight Elite 45L Backpack Review

The BackLight Elite 45L from MindShift Gear is designed to be the ultimate outdoor and adventure photography backpack. I have been testing this bag for years during its development, and now it’s time to give you guys a detailed look at it.