When is a photo not a photo?

When it’s of an illustration according to Flickr. Monkstyle.net who’s been posting illustrations to Flickr says: I noticed a while ago that when I searched for photos using tags on flickr, that my photos weren’t showing. After checking through the Flickr faqs I discovered that this is because I have been marked as ‘NIPSA’ [Not […]

Who decides what makes a photo interesting?

A couple of days ago Flickr introduced an interestingness algorithm (much of which they’re keeping a secret). So now you can see your photos according to views, favourites, comments and interestingness.

6 degrees

Flickr Graph is a brilliant use of the Flickr API concept Flickr Graph is an application that explores the social relationships inside flickr.com. It makes use of the classic attraction-repulsion algorithm for graphs. Start exploring your contacts by entering your flickr username or the email address you used to register there Designed and built by […]

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