Media praise for The DAM Book
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"It is well written, thoroughly researched and cleanly laid out. I highly recommend The DAM Book and will refer back to it many times over the next few years...I highly recommend his book for anyone who wants to bullet-proof their digital photo archive, database and storage system. "
-- , Out There Images
"Peter's writing is so clear! All the time he put into the text and examples really shows!"
"If youre a professional photographer or manage lots and lots of images, consider The DAM Book: Digital Asset Management for Photographers, 2nd edition, by Peter Krogh. It provides a no-nonsense,practical approach to naming and organizing files, how to use Adobe Bridge and other image management programs, tips for backing up and archiving files, and converting film to digital."
-- , Design Tools Monthly, Issue #203, July 2009
"If you are mystified by metadata schema, parametric image editing, image ingestion, or how to tag images with GPS data, this is the resource you need. Its focus is on practical rather than theoretical issues, but the author does not use that as an excuse to gloss over the technical stuff. He is an exceptional technical communicator, and the publishers have produced an exceptionally well-designed book. "
-- , Linux Users of Victoria Inc.
"This is an excellent highly technical reference manual...I would recommend it to those who like to cuddle up to a highly technical book and get an inside look at how images can be moved around as well as how to get the most out of storage systems and image metadata. "
-- , The CDPUG Blogsphere
"The DAM Book is a substantial reference resource that should be thoroughly read and consulted as needed by anyone interested in safeguarding his or her work."
-- , Forum magazine, ASMP-SD FORUM, October 2009 Issue
"From creating order in a large image collection to understanding image file manipulation and storage, using directory strategies, and naming files, The DAM Book should be in any photographer's library."
-- , California Bookwatch: The Photography Shelf
"In this well-written book, Krogh brings clarity to the often overwhelming task of managing digital photographs, with a solid plan and practical advice for fellow photographers on how to file, find, protect and re-use photographs. The book gives a thorough overview of the DAM system and de-mystifications of metadata and digital archiving."
-- , HiTech Review Magazine