Justin's 2017 Photos and Macbook Pro Setup Tips

WIP post tracking my setup notes.

I’m really liking the new keyboard of the 2017 MBP with the Touch Bar.


  • Change the Finder General Preference to default for new windows to anything BUT All Files. That’s crazy slow! I also removed the “Favorite” from the Finder Sidebar.

Photos and Backups

I’ve always loved photos since I was a little kid. While I’ve been a huge fan of Aperture with a DSLR, I take more photos with my phone, and I want my photos available on all devices. So time to switch!

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