See guide https://compartnetwork-compart.pbworks.com/w/page/21493744/flickr for all about Flickr
Photo sharing 2012
Photo sharingFAO Social Media Workshop
Intro /definition Photo sharing is the publishing or transfer of a users digital photos online, thus enabling the user to share them with others (whether publicly or privately). This function is provided through both websites and applications that facilitate the upload and display of images. Source: Wikipedia
Key functions it supports To upload and share pictures from your work, from trips as well as meetings and events To archive and make available your pictures to others To easily re-use pictures and publish them onto your wiki, blog, presentation, short video clip etc. To use the power of visual images for communication, engagement and emotional connection (see FAO FB) Source:
Examples http://www.flickr.com/photos/faonews/ http://www.flickr.com/photos/icrisat/ http://www.flickr.com/photos/ciat/ Many more!
CIAT flickrPhotos as a ‘hook’ to publications and other researchoutputs. Photos published in highly visible mediaoutlets.
Tools to use Upload and share online – Flickr; Picasa Upload and share on the go – Instagram Curating images - Pinterest
M&E Each tool provide own stats and tracking tools Look for trends: views, new contacts, comments and shares..
Hands on exercise Create your account on Flickr or Picasa and upload pictures – Title, descriptions, tags, sets and collections Create an account in Pinterest and start pinning your content