Flickr Faves

Poster We are looking forward to seeing how the revamped Flickr photography site – flickr.com – develops. As a long-time user / member / fan, I am looking forward to seeing how good friends and wonderful strangers adjust to the revised Flickrverse. That said, here are some of our fave accounts which document places photographed …

What are your favorite places to take photos of authentic and beloved Vegas locales?

Photo: Ron Mader, Vaquero (Some rights reserved) What would locals like visitors to know about Las Vegas? We’re updating our game called Las Vegas Treasure Hunt and need your help in creating a checklist: what are your favorite places to take photos of authentic and beloved Vegas locales? Questions What are your favorite places to …

Stop! Don’t Shoot Like that — A Guide to Ethical Wildlife Photography

Book Cover Recommended Reading: Stop! Don’t Shoot Like that — A Guide to Ethical Wildlife Photography by Shekar Dattatri and Ramki Sreenivasan (@ra_mki)/ Conservation India (@conserve_ind) Key Linkshttps://www.conservationindia.org/resources/ethicshttps://www.conservationindia.org/wp-content/files_mf/Ethics-Web.pdf ExcerptWhile there’s nothing wrong with wanting to enjoy nature and photograph wildlife, how we do it matters. ‘Enjoyment’ must be tempered with responsibility. Unfortunately in India, the …

Flickr News 2018

November 1, 2018 – News from Flickr: https://www.flickr.com/lookingahead Let’s be candid. Flickr at its best is a place to connect, to discover, and to evolve as photographers and lovers of photography. This is the world’s largest photographer-focused community. Here, together, this newly-independent community can shape the future of photography itself. Today we are announcing updates …

Prisma

Among our favorite apps: Prisma Prisma transforms photos into artworks using the styles of famous artists: Munk, Picasso as well as world famous ornaments and patterns. A unique combination of neural networks and artificial intelligence helps you turn memorable moments into timeless art. 1 billion photos processed in its first seven weeks Key Links http://prisma-ai.com …

Thomas Mangelsen

Spotlight on Thomas Mangelsen Key Links mangelsen.com catch of the day Facebook @mangelsen Tweets by mangelsen 60 Minutes Into the wild with Thomas D. Mangelsen Elsewhere on the Web thomas-d-mangelsen-unites-dr-jane-goodall-legacy-release Embedded Tweets Into the wild with Thomas D. Mangelsen: The renowned wildlife photographer shows 60 Minutes what goes into his iconic pictures. https://t.co/171uAaoA3r — 60 …

Smugmug acquires Flickr (2018)

April 20, 2018 – Breaking social web news SmugMug announced it has acquired Flickr, the once uber-popular photography site from Yahoo/Oath. Smugmug: “Photographers have always found ways to share their passion, work, and inspiration with each other. Together we are home to the creators, the shutter pressers, the doers and makers. We’re home to you.” …

Ireland’s West Coast Stone Symposium

Buzzwords This weekend – March 24-26 West Cork Stone Symposium (Cork, Ireland) celebrates stone as part of our environment and a source of inspiration. Key Links http://westcorkstonesymposium.com @westcorkstone facebook http://livingthesheepsheadway.com Twitter Moment West Cork Stone Symposium Programme Friday 24th March 2017 Dry Stone Walling Workshop 9:30am-4:30pm  (Ahakista) Stone Carving Workshop 9:30am-4:30pm (Ahakista) The Rhymer’s Peninsula and the …