Special2Us is a reminiscence service – software used in care homes, by families & friends with a relative who’s affected by loneliness or by relations who are pooling all of their oral history & photographs… It’s not a product easily summed up by single
Nobody focuses on the housing market crisis in quite the same way real estate photographers do
Paint peels off the living room walls to reveal galaxies of colour and mould. Piles of clothes, receipts and detritus disintegrate under piles of dust, above floors that barely
Do your kids really care who Uncle Des was or when he was married? Do they even want to know what he looked like? Probably not & there lies the problem with family photo albums… among all the interesting “stuff” lie mountains of pictures which mean
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There was a time when a big freeze would bring a company to a grinding halt, especially one involved with photography, printing & developing pictures….
So now… what’s the worst thing that
The Special2Us had a special weekend … interviewing residents in a care home in Berkshire about their favourite memories & what they held dear about the photographs they kept on their bedside tables. Some of the conversation centred around grandchildren, others
How do you feel about pictures being restored… or going even further, pictures being enhanced by adding colour back into black-&-white images of old?
Special2Us hasn’t been trading that long – about 5 years … and of all the restoration projects,
HINDHEAD, England (Reuters) – For 93-year-old Daphne Padfield, a dementia sufferer in an English care home, the arrival of a virtual reality (VR) headset offered a window back to the day in 1953 when Britain crowned its new queen.
We’re really excited… the team of Special2Us remember the “flower power” times of velour wallpaper, orange swirly carpets & Anaglypta ceilings which means that we’re of an age where family photography was created around Instamatics, KodaChrome, Box Brownies