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Flickr Reintroduces Paid “Pro” Tier

07/23/2015, A couple of years ago, Flickr sort of did away with their Pro tier. Basically the photo service took some of the features of the paid feature and added it to free accounts. However if you consider yourself a serious shutterbug and kind of missed what the...

Study: Using Filters On Your Photos Will Increase Views

05/21/2015, When it comes to using filters, traditional photographers tend to use as little of them as possible, and only in instances where the filter will result in a better photo. However when it comes to the casual photographer shooting with their phone and...

Flickr Updates Mobile Apps With New Features

05/07/2015, Flickr today announced version 4.0 of its iOS and Android apps, the refreshed applications now feature Flickr’s unified design so users get the same experience all of their different devices when they use this service to share and store their...

Yahoo’s Flickr Tab Extension Adds Beautiful Photos To Blank Pages

03/23/2015, A couple of weeks ago we reported on a Google Chrome extension that basically put famous classic paintings into your blank tabs, thus making your tabs a bit prettier to look at and less boring, especially if you’re a huge fan of art and paintings by...

Apple Overtakes Nikon As Second Top Camera Brand On Flickr

01/11/2015, Flickr is an online photo sharing service used by photographers, both amateur and professional, from around the world. Some interesting data has come in from the service which shows just how much dominance the iPhone has in the world of smartphone...

Flickr For iPad Has Finally Been Released

10/19/2014, Now this is one announcement that photography enthusiasts are going to love. Many have longed for Flickr to release an official iPad app and finally the Yahoo-owned service has listened. The official Flickr for iPad application has been released....

Flickr Announces New Licensing Opportunities For Photographers

07/29/2014, While some of us use photo hosting services like Flickr just as a means to backup our photos or provide a gallery in which we can share with friends and family, there are some out there who use it for professional purposes where they can display their...

Apple’s iPhone Continues To Dominate On Flickr

06/12/2014, Smartphone cameras these days are improving with every release. In fact it seems to have become less of a megapixel race these days, which is a good thing because like we said before, megapixels don’t necessarily mean better photos. Instead, smartphone...

Flickr 3.0 Brings Filters, Editing Tools And More

04/17/2014, Yahoo today launched a completely redesigned Flickr 3.0 application for iOS and Android. Right off the bat it seems like the service is trying to compete with Instagram head-on. It now offers filters like its Facebook owned counterpart as well as advanced...

No New Flickr App For Windows Phone Anytime Soon

02/06/2014, Back in the day of Windows Phone 7, Yahoo released a Flickr app for the platform but has not bothered to update the app since. Heck, even the design of the Windows Phone button on the Flickr website is that of the old one, and given that we’re...

Flickr Introduces Web Embeds

12/18/2013, Flickr has the strong belief that taking, sharing and discovering photos is a daily habit for humans, and this means that they will not rest on their laurels at all. Flickr has just announced that they will be introducing a new web embedding feature,...

Flickr Goes Down As Yahoo Struggles To Get Mail Up And Running

12/12/2013, Over the past few days quite a lot of Yahoo Mail users have been complaining about issues with the service. The company confirmed that due to a hardware problem on one of its mail data servers, users were facing issues in accessing Yahoo Mail. While the...

Nokia Lumia 1020 Is The Most Popular Nokia Camera On Flickr

12/01/2013, One of the features of the Nokia Lumia 1020 is its ability to snap some great photos, thanks to the built-in camera which is actually the highlight of the device itself. This is why we guess we can’t really say we’re too surprised to learn that the...

Flickr Photo Books Service Launched

11/19/2013, It is not surprising to hear that Flickr has finally taken the step to do something that small startups had long ventured into – the creation of photo books. After all, Flickr is a repository of memories for many people, whether it is a vacation or...