Social Field Guides

Have you seen the Field Guide: Birds of the World group in Flickr? It’s not just a “look, an eagle!” group: “This is not just another group for people to post random photos of birds, but it is an attempt to build an online Identification Guide of the birds of the world.” It’s even got [...]

Caching and zooming your Flickr images

I’ve made a few changes and additions to Dan Coulter‘s phpFlickr API class. These modifications address the retrieval of image URL’s, and allow the caching of images locally. In the process, I also created a little helper class to complement existing phpFlickr interface methods.