Flickr photo order issue - Jemsite
Off-topic / Miscellaneous Talk about miscellaneous stuff off-topic and not related to music, guitars or bands. No music, gear or anything guitar related here please.

 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
post #1 of 4 (permalink) Old 08-22-2010, 03:10 PM Thread Starter
dex
 
Join Date: Jun 2002
Location: UK
Posts: 2,107
Flickr photo order issue

I tried googling this and can't seem to find an answer but is there a way to upload photos where the photos are shown in the order they were taken.

I went to a wedding and took some photos, want to upload them so I can send links to people but flickr shows them with the last photo I took first.

Instead of the set starting with some shots outside the church and if you click through you can see the ceremony and then reception and then everyone dancing and getting drunk, it starts with some drunk photos taken at 2am and clicking through shows you the wedding in reverse order.

Is there a way to show them as the event happened?
dex is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
post #2 of 4 (permalink) Old 08-22-2010, 03:38 PM
 
Join Date: Jan 2007
Location: London, UK
Posts: 790
Re: Flickr photo order issue

Add to a set, select the set in Your Photostream, then click Arrange, by date taken (oldest first), then save.
Diamond Dave is offline  
post #3 of 4 (permalink) Old 08-22-2010, 03:55 PM Thread Starter
dex
 
Join Date: Jun 2002
Location: UK
Posts: 2,107
Re: Flickr photo order issue

Cheers mate, I have been googling for hours trying to find out how to do this and was surprised no one else was moaning about it in the net.

Without doing what you said the slideshow played the wedding back to front stating with some rather messy 2am shots.
dex is offline  
post #4 of 4 (permalink) Old 08-23-2010, 12:53 PM Thread Starter
dex
 
Join Date: Jun 2002
Location: UK
Posts: 2,107
Re: Flickr photo order issue

Second question somewhat related to the first, is there a decent photo hosting place that will let you upload pics that are at least 2mpixels without reducing the quality?

Flickr magled my pic and reduced the size from 2mp/1.5mb to 600,000 pixels and 400kb size and the quality is really bad.

ImageShack is not really a viable alternative as I have massive issues accessing links here in the UK (from different PCs and different locations, one day it works, the next day it doesn't or clicking on the link 5 times only opens it once with errors the other 4 times) so that's not great.

Picasa and Photobucket only show the pics 400x300 by default and look like the sites were coded by a 5 year old so they're not great either.

Is there a decent place that sort of works like Flickr but also lets you upload decent size/quality photos for free and also lets you click from one large photo to the next without having to click on to and resize every pic?
It's not the money but I want to be able to send a link to people and not have them be able to see all my uploads which is why I don't want a place where I need to have an account with all my uploads linked together.
Imageshack would be great if it worked in the UK.
dex is offline  
Reply

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now



In order to be able to post messages on the Jemsite forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.

User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.

Password:


Confirm Password:
Email Address

IMPORTANT: You will be required to activate your account so please ensure that your email address is correct.

If you do not receive your activation check your spam folder before using the CONTACT US form (at the bottom right of each page).



Email Address:
OR

Log-in










Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page
Display Modes
Linear Mode Linear Mode



Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
How do you know this photo was taken by a guy?? Davey Off-topic / Miscellaneous 21 09-29-2011 03:41 PM
New Family Photo Toadster All Other Guitars (including Prestige) 5 07-17-2008 08:10 PM
FP and BFP photo request - please eelblack2 Ibanez JEM, UV, JS & Other Signature Models 24 05-15-2008 12:40 PM
alright this photo I didn't take Eddie_UV777 Off-topic / Miscellaneous 63 10-19-2007 07:42 AM

Posting Rules  
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome