This is really a cool stuff. You can post a blog entry on any public Flickr photo to TypePad, Blogger, LiveJournal, Movable Type and many other weblog systems, directly from Flickr! First you need to configure your blog account:
1) Visit http://flickr.com/
2) Sign in to your flicker account
3) Click on Your Account
4) Look for Blogging headings
5) Click on Your blogs > Click on Set up a new blog
6) Then select your blog type
7) Follow the on screen instructions to add account.
Post photo to your blog
1) Sing in to your Flickr account
2) Start browsing photo
3) Select photo on top of every photo your will see Blog this
4) Click on Blog this button to add photo
Have a fun :)
Xara announced that they are releasing an open source version of their vector drawing program, Xara Xtreme.
Xtreme Software is:
- Graphics software for all your drawing and day to day photo needs, ideal for both print and the web
- Creating web graphics
- See gallery/effects of Xtreme online
Xara Xtreme on Linux will bring a leading-edge graphic tool to the Linux platform. This is really a good news for all of us.
Read slashdot story and offical press release.
Scheduled to release on September, 2005. Swiss Post, Swisscom Mobile and Museum for Communication organized a competition, where user submitted MMS photo taken using a camera & MMS capable mobile phone to the website.
This the first time four mobile phone photographers are being honoured. They used Multimedia Messaging Service (MMS) to submit over 3,300 MMS photos taken by owners of mobile phone and final 100 were selected using the public votes . Finally specialist jury composed of representatives from the three project partners then selected four of these MMS pictures, which will now feature on the new stamps.
You can view these stamps online at MMS stamps page along with photos of winners
More information please visit official swiss post website.