[Tagging] What do we map

Dave F. davefox at madasafish.com
Fri Jan 22 11:42:50 GMT 2010


Adrian Brain wrote:
> > >> The other option is some kind of flickr API, they claimed in July 
> last
> > >> year there was 120 million geotagged photos, that is a vast untapped
> > >> resource.
> >
> > To help get most value from my efforts I have created a Flickr id for
> > my area and used it for photos of amenities, business hours, public
> > buildings, local history links and potential cycling routes.
> >
> > I've put all the data in osm as well and the hot links to and from
> > Flickr work pretty well. (From image to osm is lower right under
> > "Additional Information")
> >
> > See http://www.flickr.com/photos/44470358@N08/sets/.
> >
> > Adrian (osmapb1)
> >
>
> >> These look good.
>
> >> Has anyone created the opposite? A map with clickable hyperlinked POIs
> >> that take you to the photo source?
> >> Is this even possible?
>
> >> Cheers
> >> Dave F.
>
> That already works but is very clunky. Select "Data" overlay, select 
> the POI, (the link is visible but not clickable), click "Details" and 
> then the link is clickable.
>
> See http://www.openstreetmap.org/browse/node/487788056 for the parish 
> church.
>
> (This also works for Flickr slideshows and CoolIris [or it did! just 
> tried it, now dead ])
>
> Adrian.
>
>
I learnt something new today, thank you. But you're right, it's very 
convoluted.

Cheers
Dave F.





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