....“These shoots are once-in-a-lifetime moments for my clients,” says Deng, who was born in China, studied her craft in Paris and is now based in northern California. “They represent important memories for them. After all the food is consumed and the wedding dress is ruined, these memories are something they can take with them for the rest of their life.”
How to protect her client’s precious memories
Destination wedding photographer Zabrina Deng uses a LaCie 2big Dock to backup and centralize her imagesTo protect her data—and her client’s precious memories—Deng uses the LaCie 2big Dock in the office and LaCie Rugged portable drives during a photoshoot.
The 2big Dock has the high capacity and lightning-fast speeds an artist needs for editing and post-production in the studio or office. With up to 20TB of capacity and Thunderbolt 3 transfer speeds of up to 440MB/second, the 2big Dock is built so creative pros can keep creating and not worry about data-bottleneck hassles.
The 2big Dock has integrated SD and CF card slots, a bonus for photographers. “I can transfer files straight from my camera’s memory files to the hard drive,” Deng says.
When shooting in studio, Deng loves to use the 2big Dock for tethering her camera to her Mac. By tethering using the 2big Dock’s integrated USB-C port, her camera stores every photo in real-time directly to the 2big Dock for a more efficient workflow, and she can immediately see the images on her large computer monitor. “I can see the files, I can see the images on the big screen. So I know exactly what I’m shooting, and I can see the focus points and the color and the lighting — if everything is done well.”
When she’s on assignment, Deng packs a few LaCie Rugged drives in her equipment bag. The iconic drives with the protective orange bumper are super-durable and fast for quickly capturing and moving large data files in the field....[continue reading]