The CC effect: 22m searchable, sharable, photos

Mark Glaser takes an interesting snapshot, on MediaShift, looking at how traditional media makers are beginning to discover Creative Commons' affect on digital photography. According to Glaser, the combination of Flickr and the CC has made 22 million searchable and sharable photos available online– including print-ready grade photos. A…

Picture 6-5Mark Glaser takes an interesting snapshot, on MediaShift, looking at how traditional media makers are beginning to discover Creative Commons’ affect on digital photography. According to Glaser, the combination of Flickr and the CC has made 22 million searchable and sharable photos available online— including print-ready grade photos. A close-up on how that changes business and resources for professional photo editors, journalists, and bloggers. Flickr: Creative Commons

Author: John Battelle

A founder of NewCo (current CEO), sovrn (Chair), Federated Media, Web 2 Summit, The Industry Standard, Wired. Author, investor, board member (Acxiom, Sovrn, NewCo), bike rider, yoga practitioner.

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