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Keeper: Kaitlin Thaney

Keeper: Kaitlin Thaney The Mozilla Discipline Clinical is really an initiative in the Mozilla Basis discovering how the potency of open up root can change the way that modern technology is done on the internet. We know a town of peers that really work, master and build alongside one another helps make investigation blossom on […]

Photo Synthesis

  “As soon as you hit click on that camera, it’s as if you’ve outsourced your memory. Anytime we kind of count on these external memory devices, we’re taking away from the kind of mental cognitive processing that might help us actually remember that stuff on our own.” – Dr. Linda Henkel, cognitive psychologist It’s official. […]

A Life in Photos: Preserving our Legacy as it Happens

Until modern times, storytelling either verbal or written, has been the only way to pass down family history and lore. The inventions of audio recording, still cameras, film and video technologies in the 19th and 20th centuries have allowed us to tell, record and share with our own voice and likeness. These methods have revolutionized […]

Personal History Coach’s Corner – Thanksgiving Edition

Laura Mclure of Ideas.TED.com posted this online recently for discussion at the Thanksgiving table. We at Memoirs challenge you to record the answers of your elders this holiday season. What are you grateful for? What are you proudest of? What’s been the happiest moment of your life so far? What’s been the hardest moment of […]

Happy Hallowe’en!

It’s that time of year again! Ghosts, goblins and princesses are set to roam the streets tonight in search of candy loot. A special time for both family and community, Halloween is a one-of-a-kind holiday when it comes to memory making. Children have the opportunity to dress in costume, stay up late, be outside in […]

Robert De Niro: Preserving His Father’s Legacy

The Metropolitan Museum in New York City indexes four entries under the name Robert De Niro. The information recorded is not about the Oscar-winning actor and director, but rather about his father, the artist. Thanks to a recently released HBO documentary  “Remembering the Artist, Robert De Niro Sr.” we now know a lot more about […]

James Cameron and The Value of Life Storytelling

Welcome back! We’ve been busy! After lots of filming days over the past few months we’re glad to play catch-up on the blog. Earlier this summer Iris attended C2MTL a creativity and commerce conference featuring Academy Award Winning director and producer James Cameron as a Keynote Speaker. Famous for his Hollywood blockbusters, which include the […]

We’ve been featured

Memoirs Productions has been featured in this month’s edition of WEALTH Magazine on NorthernTrust.com. The article titled “Preserving Your Family History” focuses on leveraging technology to pass along family legacy.  Kindly click here to read the article.

We’ve been nominated

We’ve just received news that Memoirs Productions has been shortlisted for the Family Office Review’s Excellence in Specialty Services Award.  For the complete list of nominees and all ticket order information for this prestigious event, being held at the Peninsula Hotel in Chicago June 5th, 2014, please click here. We hope to see you there! UPDATE: JUNE 6th, […]