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Scanography

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Scanography, n., the he process of capturing digitized images for the purpose of creating art using a flatbed scanner. Discover more photos in our Scanography search results.
Photos from Jaz Marsh, Ebtesam., purplebeats, and {Melody G}.
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“Curate the Commons”

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In February 2012 the National Maritime Museum in London embarked on its second co-curated exhibition since the July 2011 opening of their new Sammy Ofer Wing and the Compass Lounge.
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Illustrations by Stereo the Snowman

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Stereo the Snowman a.k.a. Erin Ruiz‘s illustrations are wonderful and varied.
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Creating Fairy Tales

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These portraits caught our eye, as they are a good example of how baby powder and a little bit of toning can create a truly magical atmosphere.
Photos from brookeshaden, and jason laucker.
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big, BIG, BIGGER photos on the photo page!

big, BIG, BIGGER photos on the photo page! | Flickr | Scoop.it
Two weeks ago we brought you the new hi-res images in the lightbox and today we’re releasing those amazing hi-res images directly on the main
photo page.
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Kodak Ektar 100 Samplr

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Introduced in 2008, the Kodak Professional Ektar 100 film is said to be "the finest-grain color negative film with high saturation and vivid colors available on the market".
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Flying Koinobori

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Koinobori, meaning "carp streamer" in Japanese, are carp-shaped wind socks traditionally flown in Japan to celebrate Tango no Sekku (端午の節句?), a traditional calendrical event which is now designated a national holiday; Children’s Day.
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Introducing two new photo sizes and a new setting for Pro members

Introducing two new photo sizes and a new setting for Pro members | Flickr | Scoop.it
When it comes to viewing photos, bigger is so much better. Today’s high resolution screens let you explore the details of an image better than ever That’s why we’re very excited to introduce two new photo sizes, 2048 and 1600 pixels.
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Attributed sharing from Flickr to Pinterest

Attributed sharing from Flickr to Pinterest | Flickr | Scoop.it
Making sure you receive proper attribution when your photos on Flickr are shared elsewhere on the web is very important to us.
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Hong Kong’s Breath of the Dragon

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In the last couple of weeks, the weather in Hong Kong was characterised by gloomier, cooler days than usual.
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Play Ball! Fenway Park turns 100

Play Ball!  Fenway Park turns 100 | Flickr | Scoop.it
Home to the Boston Red Sox for 100 years through curse, rivalry, and proposed demolition – Fenway Park is a lasting landmark of Baseball history.
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Tracking cities at night

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Many of you may know the challenge of taking decent photographs during nighttime: They can easily end up shaken and blurred.
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Groups: A new view, new API methods, and add from Uploadr

Groups: A new view, new API methods, and add from Uploadr | Flickr | Scoop.it
The community you build is what makes Flickr truly unique. And Flickr Groups are the pulse of the community on Flickr. So we’re very excited to share three Group announcements with you.
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Yesterday’s Eclipse

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There are so many amazing photos of yesterdays annular eclipse it was hard to choose. Make sure you browse through the rest (over 16,000 uploaded so far!) on Flickr.
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Meetups abound this weekend

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Heads up! There are quite a few meetups happening this weekend. If you are near any of these places head on over to shoot some photos and meet other Flickr members IRL (In Real Life).
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The Beauty of Redscale

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While nowadays, redscale film can be bought premade, it is based on a simple technique: In essence, photographic film is reversed and wound upside-down into an empty film canister.
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Buzludzha Monument, Bulgaria

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    The UFO-like monument on the Buzludzha peak in Bulgaria, built by the countries former communist regime to commemorate the events in 1891 when the socialists assembled secretly in the area to form an organised socialist movement, was...
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Around the world with Eweliyi

Around the world with Eweliyi | Flickr | Scoop.it
Today, we have another great story to tell. Eweliyi, Flickr member since 2008, just recently came back from a trip to meet her Flickr friends across the globe, and she was eager to tell us about it.
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May the fourth be with you!

May the fourth be with you! | Flickr | Scoop.it
 
            
Today we are celebrating Star Wars Day. Join the celebration by taking a Star Wars related photo and tagging it with starwarsday.
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A Journey of Inspiration

A Journey of Inspiration | Flickr | Scoop.it
Today, we want to introduce you to Carolyn Lagattuta, who lives in Santa Cruz and is known as catklein on Flickr. She contacted us a few weeks ago to tell us her Flickr story which she describes as a true journey of inspiration.
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A city in the middle of nowhere

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The administrative, industrial, scientific, and cultural center of Kamchatka Krai, Russia is Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky.
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The Power of a Trashcan

The Power of a Trashcan | Flickr | Scoop.it
 
The garbage men of Hamburg started Trashcam Project. They use their grand pinhole cameras loaded with 106×80 cm "film" to show the beauty and the changes of the city they keep clean every day.
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Hello SF & LA: West Coast Flickr Meetups

Hello SF & LA: West Coast Flickr Meetups | Flickr | Scoop.it
After our wonderful East Coast Meetups in New York and Philadelphia, we’ll be starting a series of Flickr photo walks on the West Coast.
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