From family affairs to fireworks in France, there are plenty of reasons to capture life’s moments in photos. But what do you do with all those wonderful memories when the moment is over? Sure you can upload pictures to social media, but at any time those photos can disappear without notice, and uploading them to your computer is a great idea, but that’s boring and can take up way too much space on your hard drive. So what’s a pro-selfie taker to do?
Thankfully there are several easy and fun ways to preserve your favorite throwback photos. Whether you need unlimited storage, creative ways to display your memories or fun ways to share them with friends and family, these three apps are just what you need to make sure your priceless moments last a lifetime.
Like most people, chances are some part of your life is attached to Google - emails, calendars, and even your home. So it makes sense that when it comes to preserving your memories, Google be a part of that too. With Google Photos you can access and back up your photos from anywhere, as well as edit, share with friends and family and even search easily by person or location. Google Photos even automatically creates albums for you and super cute movies and gifs from your photos. A bonus? The storage is unlimited - Google Photos for the win.
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Social Print Studio
So you've taken all these amazing photos - now what? What's the point of taking photos if there's no way to enjoy them over and over again? Social Print Studio allows you to collect all the photos you've taken, plus the ones you've posted to Instagram and Facebook, and print them out in cute and fun ways so you can enjoy them long after the moment is over. From photo strips to jumbo prints, posters, stickers, buttons and more, there's no shortage of ways to showcase your memories.
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Shutterfly is best known for the gorgeous photobooks you can create with your photo memories, but these days they are so much more. You can put your best photos on pretty much anything from dog dishes and pillows to keychains and mugs. You can also print photos and create beautiful canvas prints for your home, and just like Google Photos, the storage is unlimited and free.