Posted: Sep 19, 2013 8:00 AM
Photo sharing sites are the hottest trend in staying connected with friends and family. Not sure which photo sharing sites to use? Not to worry, we've gathered our favorites right here! We compare photo sharing sites below.

Photography, meet technology. We've gathered our favorite photo sharing sites so you can get your photos into the hands — and in front of the eyes — of the people you want to see them!


Price: Free

Photo sharing site: familiar

Familiar is the 21st century photo frame boasting private picture sharing, a social picture frame and the ability to share videos. You upload your cherished photos and videos and family and friends can view your stream, pick their favorites and create a "screensaver" out of your captured memories.

^Our favorite feature is the ability to share video!

Shutterfly Share

Price: Free

Shutterfly Share- photo sharing sites

Shutterfly Share is a customizable photo sharing site hosted by Shutterfly. With Share, you create a site designed to stay in contact with family and friends, sports teams and classrooms or for specific events. You can share milestones via photos, videos, blurbs, calendar entries and invited members can choose to receive emails when you update your site, comment on your entries once they view them and download and order photos directly from your site.

^Our favorite feature is the family calendar with optional reminders of upcoming events!


Price: Free to $8 per month

Photo sharing sites- SlickPic

SlickPic is a space to create exciting, highly professional looking photo albums and galleries for your photo collection. SlickPic is fully customizable and boasts a full screen viewer, easy sharing and optional image enhancement by professional designers. SlickPic also offers "on-site" support for your own photo editing via plug-ins such as Adobe Lightroom.

^Our favorite feature is the ability to convert old photos into a digital format!


Price: $5 to $35 per month

Photo sharing sites- SmugMug

SmugMug is a user-friendly online photo album with a stunningly simple format. With SmugMug, you create a completely customizable personal photo and video sharing website that you decide who views. You pick everything from the domain name and the gallery style to the fonts and color combinations — you truly create your own site.

^ Our favorite feature is the full screen galleries!

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