Whether you’re talking about a 90-minute video or a single still image, everything worth keeping needs to get backed up. Of course, size does matter, and video — especially extremely high-definition and high frame rate video — changes the storage workflow, including backup considerations. That old USB drive can no longer cope.
If you could travel back in time to the early ’80s and survive all of the hair spray, you’d might realize that a year’s supply of hair products would be cheaper than a gigabyte of hard disk storage. Today, you can get the same capacity for less.