Using the cloud for photos and images: How to choose the best cloud for your work

Cloud storage for photos
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Cloud storage offers a ton of benefits for creatives of all types, photographers especially. Whether you want to back up your images for protection, access them for editing across all your devices, or share them with clients and collaborators, cloud storage can help.

But how do you find the best cloud storage platform for your needs? There are a couple things to keep in mind when picking cloud storage for photos. In this guide, we’ll cover everything you need to know.

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Michael Graw

Michael is a freelance journalist and photographer based in Bellingham, Washington. His interests span a wide range from business technology to finance to creative media, with a focus on new technology and emerging trends. Michael's work has been published in TechRadar, Tom's Guide, Business Insider, Fast Company, Salon, and Harvard Business Review.