Very pertinent these days. What do you hold most valuable?
Here is an excerpt:
Custom photography may feel like an extravagance, but you may want to think twice about cutting corners with your family's memories. Okay, that may sound a tad dramatic…but seriously, photography is one of the few investments that will truly last a lifetime.
In this age of a new iPad every minute, there IS no getting ahead. That must-have tech gadget will be new for about…oops, never mind, it's already been replaced by a newer model. Your flat-screen TV may wind up on Craigslist in a year or two, but I can guarantee the 20x30 framed picture of your kids over your fireplace isn't going anywhere.
See this post from a New Yorker photographer's website