If you are tired of Instagram’s bloated features or are looking for a photography-focused service for sharing your photos, with no ads, you might want to consider Glass. Here are a few thoughts and observations on the recently launched service.
I have found my definitive place to share my best photos. Here is a look behind the scene of my experience setting it up on Smugmug.
As a long time user of Flickr, it is time to look around in search of an alternative 1. I’m looking for a new home to share my photos online and be part of a photographer community. In the last few weeks, I tried the well known 500px photo-sharing service2. This blog post is about... Continue Reading →
My Flickr homepage Is doomsday near for Flickr? Flickr difficult times are not over yet. Flickr's CEO writing this week to Flickr Pro members (like me): Flickr still needs your help. It’s still losing money. You, and hundreds of thousands of loyal Flickr members stepped up and joined Flickr Pro, for which we are eternally... Continue Reading →
On May 22nd, a big Flickr downtime is coming. Why? Because, according to this Flickr blog post, this maintenance is the last part of their big endeavour to move things off Yahoo servers. Where will it go? On AWS servers. Nothing will change from the end user perspective. But I guess this is a sign... Continue Reading →
Directly from Flickr Blog yesterday: Update on Creative Commons licenses and “In Memoriam” accounts. | Flickr Blog Since we announced changes to Flickr’s Free and Pro accounts on November 1, we’ve heard from members who are concerned about what will happen to accounts owned by deceased members, and what will happen to their own accounts... Continue Reading →
According to this blog post, Flickr login freedom is here, the new login system is about to go live on Flickr. As you may already know, since the beginning, to login on your Flickr account, you need a Yahoo credentials. But in the next few weeks, users will be migrated to the new system. And according... Continue Reading →
Learn how I plan to replace my Flickr account in the future. Quitter Flickr oui mais pour aller où? Apprenez comment je pense remplacer mon compte Flickr d’ici un an. Références mentionnées durant l'épisode: Mon profil Flickr: flickr.com/photos/29443498@n05 Mon profil Unsplash: https://unsplash.com/@jfmartin67 Au sujet de Unsplash: https://numericcitizen.me/2018/12/07/do-you-know-unsplash/ SmugMug buys Flickr: https://www.smugmug.com/together/ Thanks for listening. Please visit... Continue Reading →
As you know, Flickr is having some growing issues with the recently changed rules for free account and I'm considering closing my account. But, where should I publish my photography work after closing my Flickr account? On 500px? Or SmugMug? What about Unsplash? I think I found a better way. Enters Adobe Portfolio. Adobe Portfolio... Continue Reading →
In my quest to simply, regain control of my digital assets and pay for what is really worth, if Flickr doesn't improve materially in the next 365 days from now, I'll close my account. Period. What next? I'm glad you asked. I have a few choices. First move my stuff to places like 500px. Nope,... Continue Reading →