Joshua and Ryan at The Minimalists share how to unclutter old photo snapshots. “You can send your photos off somewhere… The one I have gotten feedback on, I have never used it myself is ScanMyPhotos.com. I reviewed their website and Forbes also did a writeup on them as well. They have really good customer service, They are California-based. You can send your photo to them and they will send it all back to you.”
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Excerpt: In this episode of The Minimalists Podcast, Joshua and Ryan talk about the mental, emotional, digital, and other clutter that reveals itself after we minimize our stuff, and they answer the following questions:
When are how-to’s helpful?
How do we appropriately curate scanned photos so we’re not trading physical clutter for digital clutter?
What advice do you have for young people who are embarking on their minimalist journeys so they have solid practices in place to prevent clutter?
What one piece of advice would you give your younger self?
How do we appropriately curate our many digital subscriptions and still satisfy ourselves since each service has programs exclusive to its platform?
[Just how quickly are pictures professionally digitized at ScanMyPhotos.com? This fast — 1,000 pictures digitized in under 5 minutes.]
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Mentioned in This Episode
- Added Value: “Eat”
- Article: Best Photo-Scanning Services 2021
- Book: Everything That Remains
- Book: Love People Use Things
- Book: Minimalist Rulebook
- Book: The Way to Love
- Decluttering: Liz
- Decluttering: TheSevenT6
- Essay: How to Let Go of Possessions
- Essay: How to Understand Your Values
- Essay: Photo-Scanning Party
- Essay: Play the 30-Day Minimalism Game
- Essay: What Is Clutter?
- Instagram: Minimal Wellness
- Instagram: Jordan Moore
- Instagram: Podcast Shawn
- Instagram: Jess Williams
- Meetup: Minimalist.org
- Patreon: The Minimalists
- Podcast: Randi Kay
- Podcast: The Simple Self-Care Podcast
- Resources: The Minimalists
- Watch: Less Is Now
- Website: 1DollarScan
- Website: ScanMyPhotos
- YouTube: The Minimalists
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