iPads and iPhones - Backup, Storage, and Sharing

What happens to you if you lose your stuff? Seriously, most of
us would lose parts of our lives.  Furthermore, getting some
of that stuff back may be very time consuming, expensive, or

BACKUP & STORAGE There are many options for backing up your stuff, manually or automatically. As an example, Apple engineers were aware of the need for backups and that most people didn't backup. So Apple provides mechanisms to help users backup automatically: 1. iOS/iPadOS allows automatic backups to Apple's iCloud. 2. MacOS allows automatic Time Machine backups to an external drive as well as backups to the iCloud. How to back up your iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch https://support.apple.com/en-us/HT203977 https://support.apple.com/guide/mac-help/back-up-and-restore-your-device-mchla3c8ed03/mac iCloud storage upgrades and downgrades https://support.apple.com/en-us/HT201318 https://support.apple.com/en-us/HT201238 Worth Reading https://www.macobserver.com/columns-opinions/devils-advocate/the-cloud-is-a-lie/ John Kheit argues that the cloud is a lie. And if you believe in it, you're not only a sucker, you've been brainwashed into accepting your lot as a 2nd class digital citizen. The cloud is a lie because it convinces you of at least two Stockholm syndrome things: (1) you don't deserve to own or control your own data, and (2) security for your data does not matter. Backup Options (locally) https://www.bhphotovideo.com/c/product/1595430-REG https://www.bhphotovideo.com/c/product/1595431-REG/ How to Connect External Storage Drive to iPad & iPhone https://osxdaily.com/2020/05/04/how-connect-external-storage-iphone-ipad USB-C to USB Adapter https://www.apple.com/shop/product/MJ1M2/usb-c-to-usb-adapter Lightning to USB Adapter https://www.apple.com/shop/product/MD821AM/A/lightning-to-usb-camera-adapter

iPHONE & iPAD PHOTOGRAPHY iPhone User Guide & support https://support.apple.com/guide/iphone/use-camera-settings-iphb362b394e/ios https://support.apple.com/guide/iphone/take-photos-iph263472f78/ios iPhone Photography School https://iphonephotographyschool.com/iphone-photography-tips/ https://iphonephotographyschool.com/iphoneography/ iPhone Photograpy How To Videos https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dU9q1WKmVbg&list=PLHFlHpPjgk72JW5vfYlzycSgG_Z6EV4hK https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLHFlHpPjgk72JW5vfYlzycSgG_Z6EV4hK

SHARING AirDrop (Between nearby Apple devices) https://support.apple.com/guide/ipad/use-airdrop-to-send-items-ipadf0a1530e/ipados https://support.apple.com/en-us/HT203106 https://support.apple.com/en-us/HT204144 Dropbox (Share on all platforms and with anybody) https://www.dropbox.com/basic With Dropbox Basic, it's easy to get to your files from multiple devices--computers, phones, and tablets--for free. iPhones and iPads: Take your files on the go with our mobile app, and preview over 175 file types from anywhere. Share Thumb Drives or External Backup Devices https://www.bhphotovideo.com/c/product/1595430-REG https://www.bhphotovideo.com/c/product/1595431-REG/ Share photos and videos on iPhone https://support.apple.com/en-gb/guide/iphone/iphf28f17237/ios Send photos on your iPhone or iPad with Messages https://support.apple.com/en-us/HT209462 iMessage and FaceTime & Privacy https://support.apple.com/en-us/HT209110 sam.wormley@gmail.com