by Jeff Greene /
PhotoShelter is offering a rescue package for Digital Railroad customers who wish to transfer their images from their existing DRR archive to a PhotoShelter Personal Archive 2.0.
According to PhotoShelter, the following terms apply:
– Sign up for a PhotoShelter Personal Archive 2.0 account
– Provide proof of your DRR membership
– PhotoShelter will then credit your account with an additional 3-months free service
– PhotoShelter will provide FTP instructions on how to transfer your archive –
The PhotoShelter’s Personal Archive service includes (from their website):
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Complete details here
John Harrington’s Photo Business News & Forum blog has reported on the issues facing Digital Railroad for weeks and has offered a complete set of instructions for transferring their collections from DRR to PhotoShelter’s Personal Archive service.