Flickr also provides a "contact list" which can be used to control image access for a specific set of users in a way similar to that of LiveJournal. Still, it seems like a missed opportunity.
Your contact list shows name, user icon, location, and how many photos each user has. If you have the Flickr uploader installed, you can upload any picture with a right-click. Avoid hackneyed, controversial and sensitive subjects. A Flickr essay is 1, gigabytes—enough to store half a million photos at the 6-megapixel resolution of most smartphones.
The one thing Facebook makes sure you can do pretty easily with your photos is tag the other Facebook users who appear in them. By default, other members can leave comments about any image they have permission to view and, in many cases, can add to the list of tags associated with an image.
The photos were initially posted with a Creative Commons Attribution license requiring that the original photographers be credited. Flickr gives you quite a few Flickr essay options, but maybe the handiest is the embed option, which lets you paste thumbnail previews into forums, blogs, and social networking profiles such as MySpace.
Put your essay aside. Start your essay in a compelling way.
Flickr introduced this feature recentlyand it allows users to put several sets together into one group. There are a few ways to create a set, the easiest is clicking the Add to set button on top of any photo. The resulting map can be embedded in a website.
The new Uploadr application was made available for Macs, Windows and mobile devices. This will take you to his or her photos page. You can have several different notes on the same picture, and other users can add notes to your pictures. This would come in handy if you went on vacation, as you could create individual sets for each location, and then group them together as a collection.
Flickr uses the Geo microformat on over 3 million geotagged images.
Free, Ad Free and Doublr. Subjects that you should seriously consider not touching would be writing about politics, abortion or your own mental illness. The administrator of the Flickr group can monitor and set restrictions for the group, assign awards to members, and may curate and organize the photo content.
A photo can be flagged as either public or private. Get your photos into the service. The easiest way to add the location is to type it into the search box in the top right-hand corner. Sharing photos is neat, but half of the fun of these photo-hosting services is seeing what other people are taking pictures of and interacting with them.
Uploadr allows drag-and-drop batch uploading of photos, the setting of tags and descriptions for each batch, and the editing of privacy settings. Hackneyed subjects to avoid writing about include your sports team or a school trip to, say, help the disadvantaged.
Pick a subject carefully. This will pull up a new interface with a large map. Flickr albums represent a form of categorical metadata rather than a physical hierarchy.
During the hectic admission season, admission staffers can become numb to all the essays they must slog through. Flickr is all about sharing. Users can select and apply changes to multiple photos at a time, as an alternative to the standard Flickr interface for editing. Flickr later created a new license which identified them as "United States Government Work", which does not carry any copyright restrictions.
Licensing[ edit ] Breakdown of Creative Commons license use on Flickr as of  Flickr offers users the ability to either release their images under certain common usage licenses or label them as " all rights reserved ". Also cool are mini cards from Moo.
On any given picture, click the code and add a tag option on the right-hand side.The National Park Service invites you to travel the Amistad. The Amistad was a Spanish schooner taken over by a group of captured Africans seeking to escape impending slavery in Cuba.
It lobbed the country into a debate about. WIRED’s biggest stories delivered to your inbox. submit. Author: Paul Boutin Paul Boutin. Flickr, and Facebook have since made publishing pics.
FFVF 41st Annual Leavey Awards. The Leavey Awards were held on July 26, View Album on Flickr. Flickr (pronounced "flicker") is an image hosting service and video hosting service. It was created by Ludicorp in It has changed ownership several times and has been owned by SmugMug since April Flickr photo essay: Canadian ghost towns.
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October 4, Reblog. Share. Tweet. Share. View photos. We have gathered those images thanks to the generosity of the Flickr community, who, it turns out, is made up of many ghost town-chasers.
Flickr is almost certainly the best online photo management and sharing application in the world. Show off your favorite photos and videos to the world, securely and privately show content to your friends and family, or blog the photos and videos you take with a Location: Jefferson City, Missouri.Download