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Licensing/copyright of an image hosted on Flickr's static CDN?

I managed to find it using this guide: In summary: The number before the first _ is the photoID Append this to http://flickr.com/photo.gne?id= And you get the full flickr URL for the image. In my ...
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Is it possible to share albums privately on Flickr?

The problem appears to be that you are just copying the link to your album, which won't work if everything is marked private. You have to send the email from the 'Share' icon located in the upper ...
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Canon EOS 6D/5D - Lightroom - Flickr - Exifdata missing

As from discussion with Per Olso Norway this can happen because of few reasons Setting in the export in LR (see image below) Software, used to upload image strip EXIF information. Original Flickr ...
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Is there any way to organize photos in the Photostream section of Flickr?

No. Photostream is a view of all photographs in the account. Flickr offers Albums, Galleries, and Collections, where you can arrange groups of photographs together as you'd like, but the photostream ...
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Does Flickr allow shared albums with pictures from multiple people? What's the best service for this?

Is there some service that will allow us to upload all these photos and put them into a combined album? Does Flickr have shared albums? Flickr does not have shared albums, but instead has a feature ...
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How can I copy flickr descriptions to exif?

I downloaded and installed Windows versions of Flickrdownloadr (version 2.5.1.7) and ExifTool (version 11.08). I uploaded an image (with no specific exif data) to flickr and added it to an album. I ...
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Why does my low key photo look pixelated on online services?

The mystery is simply that the low-resolution versions of photos on Flickr are downscaled and recompressed with whatever arbitrary settings Flickr chooses. If you download the original version, it's ...
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Is it possible to share albums privately on Flickr?

After reading the suggestions, I was able to work through some options and I found my problem: I was emailing the link to the album (the thing like http://www.flickr.com/photos/user name/sets/number/) ...
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How to download Flickr Photos in bulk?

Flickr has its own tool to export all your account data. This article on Macworld explains the steps you need to take. I've quoted them below: 1.Log into Flickr via the web. (The Yahoo login ...
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How do I add watermark for photos already in Picasa web?

I will provide all who visit this page with a working answer, having in mind that this is now 2015: Of course you can have you images uploaded to a Google+ album and still have you originals on your ...
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Is it possible to share only one album from Flickr?

This is perfectly feasible with Flickr. What you need to do: Ensure all your photos are uploaded with a viewing privacy of "private"1. I suspect you've uploaded all your photos public. Put the photos ...
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How can I get a similar amount of views/likes/faves etc as I get on my 500px account? I get NOWHERE near anything remotely similar on Flickr

You are correct about the new photos section on 500px. I was very surprised when I posted my first photos on 500px and immediately started getting likes. Flickr has nothing like that. To get more ...
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Is replacing images on Flickr (via Lightroom) possible in 2021? If so how long does it take?

No idea about this process really, but I just googled it. Adobe's online help says... Upload to Flickr Photos waiting to be published appear in one of two queues: New Photos To Publish or Modified ...
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Licensing/copyright of an image hosted on Flickr's static CDN?

@atomheels's answer is great (I'm glad to learn about the photoID URL hack). Here's how I found the answer: Perform a Google "Search by Image". The search results led me to a couple ...
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Is replacing images on Flickr (via Lightroom) possible in 2021? If so how long does it take?

TL;DR It works and is virtually immediate. Tested with the "jf Flickr" Lightroom plugin, the official one should work too. The "Mark to republish" feature doesn't republish images ...
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Adobe Lightroom 4.4.1 publishing to flickr

It's a Flickr API problem that crops up periodically. There's nothing you can do except wait for Yahoo (owner of Flickr) to fix the issue. It seems the fix usually only takes a few hours to a few days....
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Why does my low key photo look pixelated on online services?

I'm going to agree with mattdm here. Facebook in particular is notorious for its brutal image compression. If you want it to look nicer on Facebook, or Flickr, you need to have lightroom scale down ...
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One-way sync from Linux to Flickr

Have you tried folders2flickr. It's a python script that has served me very well. As an added bonus, you can automatically add a label to the picture based on the foldername it is in.
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migrate from Lightroom 3 to Lightroom 5: publish services

I've poked into this a bit in the past, and you won't like the answer much. Publish services, because they interact with so many parts of Lightroom and with code blocks installed as plug-ins, are ...
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Lightroom upload to Flickr: Replace Re-Published photos

I am a daily user of user in Flickr using my Lightroom 5.5 to upload to photostream in Flickr. When you are in Library mode with the grid view of your photostream it shows you any files you have ...
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How to sync EXIF data and date information from iPhoto to Flickr

The same exact thing happened to me (I had a 90s folder too!). In order to get it to work, I had to import the photos to iPhoto, then export them to the desktop, then re-import them into iPhoto. And ...
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How to sync EXIF data and date information from iPhoto to Flickr

If I read the iPhoto instructions correctly, you can select all photos, choose Export from the Archive menu, and make sure to tick the checkboxes for inclusion of metadata.
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Is there any Flickr/Picasa Web service to store and share RAW files?

I know this question is old, but just for anyone still looking Amazon Clouddrive is offering unlimited photo storage for $11.99 a year, which includes RAW files.
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