Travel provides many opportunities to see wonderful sites and experience extraordinary events and moments that may never come again. This is why travelers seek to capture these moments for them to take home. How does one preserve travel memories to last a lifetime?
Taking photographs is the most common way of converting travel experiences to wonderful travel memories. In fact, a traveler without a camera will appear to be a lost soul in the middle of new and exciting surroundings. The mind can only capture so much and cannot retain forever what has been seen, heard, and touched.
Photographs refresh details which fade through time. A combination of correct handling and storage forms the key to preserving travel photographs that can last a lifetime or beyond. It is always best to handle photographs with gloved hands to avoid leaving fingerprints on photos. At the very least, handlers of photos should touch photos only at the edges with clean and dry hands. [Read more…]