It's easy to feel overwhelmed by our ability to create an infinite stream of images. But if you take the time to stop and be mindful before you click, your photo collection will become much more manageable. Kainaz Amaria/Instagram hide caption

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How To Stay Afloat In Your Infinite Stream Of Photos
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Debra Jenson, 2, hanging from a hook in her grandmother's kitchen. "Over the next 35 years, I watched each of my cousins, then my own children and my cousins' children be dangled from that hook. Between the photo and watching it happen to others, this is a powerful 'fake memory' for me." Debra Jenson/Instagram hide caption

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Rebecca Woolf takes a lot of photos of her children for her blog, Girl's Gone Child, but says she tries to not let the camera get in the middle of a moment. Courtesy of Rebecca Woolf hide caption

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Overexposed? Camera Phones Could Be Washing Out Our Memories
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Take Photos To Remember Your Experiences? Think Again
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Jim Cummins' photo of Jimi Hendrix performing at Madison Square Garden in 1969 was used by Life magazine the following year for the guitarist's obituary. Jim Cummins/Courtesy of Image Fortress hide caption

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The Forgotten Pictures Of A Music Photography Pioneer
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" 'Have some wine,' the March Hare said in an encouraging tone. Alice looked all round the table, but there was nothing on it but tea." (Alice in Wonderland by Lewis Carroll) Dinah Fried/Courtesy of Harper Design hide caption

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An Eater's-Eye View Of Literature's Most Iconic Meals
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Tyler Hicks took this photo of a woman sheltering her children on the floor of a cafe at the Westgate Mall during an attack by militants in Nairobi on Sept. 21, 2013. The woman later contacted Hicks and told him she kept her kids quiet and still by singing along to songs that were playing on the mall loudspeakers. Tyler Hicks/The New York Times hide caption

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Tyler Hicks Tells The Story Behind His Pulitzer-Winning Nairobi Mall Photos
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Syreeta McFadden has learned to capture various hues of brown skin. Syreeta McFadden/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Light And Dark: The Racial Biases That Remain In Photography
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Shepherdstown Public Library in Shepherdstown, W.Va. (2011) Robert Daweson/Courtesy of Princeton Architectural Press hide caption

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Check It Out! A Photographic Tour Of America's Public Libraries
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Scenes And Sorrows: A Portrait Of Weeping Mary
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