Tributes & Video Biographies
Sharing Life Stories, Connecting Generations, Preserving Legacies

Archive for January, 2010



  • Anatomy of an Archival Scrapbook Project

    We are in the process of wrapping up a large scrapbook project for a client that has been such a delight to work on that I wanted to share the project and the process we’ve gone through as I believe many of my readers may have similar such scrapbooks and may wond...

    Read more  ●  Tuesday, January 19th, 2010

  • PBS “Faces of America” To Ask “Where Do You Come From?”

    Henry Louis Gates, Jr., noted scholar and biographer has a new, four-part PBS documentary to air February 10 – March 3 from 8-9 PM on your local PBS Channel. Focusing on 12 known US personalities such as Mario Batali, Dr. Oz, Meryl Streep, Yo-Yo Ma and other well...

    Read more  ●  Monday, January 11th, 2010

  • What Kind of Person Has a Video Biography Made?

    In talking about my business to families and individuals, I often come across the perception that you have to be “almost famous” to have a video made about you or your family. People will say, “well there’s nothing really that interesting about ...

    Read more  ●  Tuesday, January 26th, 2010