Document Type

Article

Publication Date

2012

DOI

10.1080/15332748.2012.681266

Abstract

This article discusses integrated approaches to the management and preservation of born digital photography. It examines the changing practices among photographers, and the needed relationships between the photographers using digital technology and the archivists responsible for acquiring their born digital images. Special consideration is given to technical issues surrounding preservation and access of image formats. It explores how integrated policies can enhance the success of managing born digital photographs in an academic setting and illustrates the benefits and challenges to acquisition, description, and dissemination of born digital photographs. It advocates for the archivist’s active involvement in the photographer’s image management practices to improve the acquisition and preservation of images.

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Publisher Acknowledgment

This is an Accepted Manuscript of an article published by Taylor & Francis in Journal of Archival Organization in 2012, available online: http://www.tandfonline.com/10.1080/15332748.2012.681266.

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