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A picture tells a thousand words:using FlickR for image sharing and social networking                                     ...
Today’s Focus on Flickr• What is FlickR?• FlickR’s key features• How to Join and Upload images• What is Tagging & why is i...
http://www.flickr.com/
http://www.flickr.com/
Do you have to sign up to Flickr?NO! You can explore and see all thepublic images on Flickr without joining.Yes – You will...
Go to http://www.flickr.com/tour?f=hp#section=upload for info & links to the various tools and applications
Flickr Up Loader            Note Privacy            settings available            to you
Photographer     Date    Organisation    and sharing     Title and    description      Tags      LicenseCC FlickR image by...
What are tags?You can give your photos and videos a                Tagging"tag", which is like a keyword or categorylabel....
http://www.flickr.com/photos/vivevans/2870781185/                                                    What tags would you g...
What I love about FlickRStorage, backup,  easy to share,access anywhere,   easy to find
…I can see thelatest on myaccount in oneglanceAnd manage myaccount
Discovery              ConnectionBy Vivevans
Sharing, acknowledgement,       appreciation
Easily embed slide shows of     sets into websites
…you might join a group
Source: http://www.flickr.com/commons/
Source: http://www.flickr.com/photos/statelibraryofnsw/7785520876/in/photostream
Are you after an image?• don’t reinvent the wheel!                              CC FlickR image by chascar No need to rein...
Can you use any image you find on the internet?
FlickR offers over 160 million images with a            Creative Commons licensewww.flickr.com
Filter for                                                                Creative                                        ...
Search for a term and then click  the advanced search option
Scroll to the bottom and   tick the   Creative  Commons  Content   option.Then search    again
http://flickrcc.bluemountains.net
How to acknowledge the work of others   http://www.flickr.com/photos/vernhart/910778661/         CC FlickR image by Vern H...
Other tools to play with your imagesFor example: http://bighugelabs.com/                     All Smaller images on this pa...
So how could you use FlickR images with BFS Kiosks?
Your ideas?
Ideas for Engaging in FlickrExplore              Share                Create              ConnectExplore topics       Crea...
Resources• www.flickr.com• http://bfsv.wikispaces.com/flickrQuestions?“Thanks for your active engagement”          Vivian ...
Intro to Flickr ALA presentation for BFS by vivian evans 17th aug 2012
Intro to Flickr ALA presentation for BFS by vivian evans 17th aug 2012
Intro to Flickr ALA presentation for BFS by vivian evans 17th aug 2012
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Intro to Flickr ALA presentation for BFS by vivian evans 17th aug 2012

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This is a copy of the presentation presented for Adult learning Australia focused on Broadband for Senior Tutors in Kiosks across Australia

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Intro to Flickr ALA presentation for BFS by vivian evans 17th aug 2012

  1. 1. A picture tells a thousand words:using FlickR for image sharing and social networking CC FlickR image by jackdot101
  2. 2. Today’s Focus on Flickr• What is FlickR?• FlickR’s key features• How to Join and Upload images• What is Tagging & why is it useful• What Vivian loves about Flickr• Sourcing Images – can you use any image on the internet? Vivian Evans would like• Creative Commons to acknowledge that this presentation is adapted• Exploring the Potential for Seniors from a PowerPoint created by Robyn Jay Please note this presentation & related resources are available on http://bfsv.wikispaces.com/flickr
  3. 3. http://www.flickr.com/
  4. 4. http://www.flickr.com/
  5. 5. Do you have to sign up to Flickr?NO! You can explore and see all thepublic images on Flickr without joining.Yes – You will if you want to uploadimages and comment on othersHave you already got a Facebook orGoogle account?Then use this feature to save youremembering more passwords
  6. 6. Go to http://www.flickr.com/tour?f=hp#section=upload for info & links to the various tools and applications
  7. 7. Flickr Up Loader Note Privacy settings available to you
  8. 8. Photographer Date Organisation and sharing Title and description Tags LicenseCC FlickR image by VernHart
  9. 9. What are tags?You can give your photos and videos a Tagging"tag", which is like a keyword or categorylabel. Tags help you find photos and videoswhich have something in common. In Flickr http://www.flickr.com/photos/tags/you can assign up to 75 tags to each photoor video.
  10. 10. http://www.flickr.com/photos/vivevans/2870781185/ What tags would you give this image?
  11. 11. What I love about FlickRStorage, backup, easy to share,access anywhere, easy to find
  12. 12. …I can see thelatest on myaccount in oneglanceAnd manage myaccount
  13. 13. Discovery ConnectionBy Vivevans
  14. 14. Sharing, acknowledgement, appreciation
  15. 15. Easily embed slide shows of sets into websites
  16. 16. …you might join a group
  17. 17. Source: http://www.flickr.com/commons/
  18. 18. Source: http://www.flickr.com/photos/statelibraryofnsw/7785520876/in/photostream
  19. 19. Are you after an image?• don’t reinvent the wheel! CC FlickR image by chascar No need to reinvent the wheel!
  20. 20. Can you use any image you find on the internet?
  21. 21. FlickR offers over 160 million images with a Creative Commons licensewww.flickr.com
  22. 22. Filter for Creative Commons images See Video Intro to Creative Commons http://blip.tv/creative-commons/wanna-work- together-289871image: screengrab from creativecommons.org
  23. 23. Search for a term and then click the advanced search option
  24. 24. Scroll to the bottom and tick the Creative Commons Content option.Then search again
  25. 25. http://flickrcc.bluemountains.net
  26. 26. How to acknowledge the work of others http://www.flickr.com/photos/vernhart/910778661/ CC FlickR image by Vern Hart
  27. 27. Other tools to play with your imagesFor example: http://bighugelabs.com/ All Smaller images on this page created using BigHuge labs by Vivevans
  28. 28. So how could you use FlickR images with BFS Kiosks?
  29. 29. Your ideas?
  30. 30. Ideas for Engaging in FlickrExplore Share Create ConnectExplore topics Create sets of an Collaborative Join or Create athemes places event e.g. Digital stories on group Opening, 100 year Voicethreads birthdayStimulation for Collection of past Digital stories Photographicdiscussion photos Scavenger huntsContribute to the Photos with Posters or fliers With relatives whophotographic themes e.g. with eye catching have photos oncollections in the imagery flickr & for them toCommons see you! Photography as a Favourite photos Have fun with Add comments toactivity that you love images - jigsaws others photos Embed slideshows in websites So much more... Join our discussion on http://bfsv.wikispaces.com/flickr
  31. 31. Resources• www.flickr.com• http://bfsv.wikispaces.com/flickrQuestions?“Thanks for your active engagement” Vivian Evans NSW Networker BFS vevans@ala.asn.au

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