Finding the Will to Backup Our Work

Derrick Story
2 min readJan 4

The creative side of photography is wildly enjoyable. Archiving those images is about as dull as it gets. Here’s why we should do it anyway.

The stuff from my iPhone is easy. I bought a big slice of the iCloud pie and let Apple serve it up from there. Thank goodness. Because I use my iPhone as a memory retention device, there’s lots of oddball stuff I’ve digitized — food labels, business cards…

Derrick Story

Photographer, writer, podcaster — — Top Writer in Photography — Editor of "Live View" on