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Jamboree

June

02
Saturday
3:30PM - 4:30PM

Get Smarter Scans with Your Smartphone

Presenter: Denise May Levenick, MA


Use the scanner in your purse or pocket for high-quality digital images of photos and documents. Save time researching in archives and libraries. Learn to choose a scanning app, what to avoid, and essential settings for sharp genealogy images. Take a tour of tools and accessories designed for faster, easier digitizing with your smartphone.

Level:
Beginner. Just starting to do family history., Intermediate. Online database savvy and can locate/read deeds, vital records, wills, and church records.
Topic:
Digital Resources: database tools/strategies; web tools (i.e. Google); general interest, Preservation: archival storage; record artifact preservation; organization; future-proofing strategies/techniques, Software/Apps: Mac-specific, Software/Apps: PC-specific, Other
Focus:
Not specific as to geography or ethnicity