Social News: Flickr Won't Delete Creative Commons Photos Over New Limit

By David Schonauer   Friday November 9, 2018

As we noted yesterday, Flickr recently announced that it would limit free accounts to 1,000 photos and delete extra existing photos of users who are already over the limit. Many people immediately wondered whether countless Creative Commons photos would be trashed. Now, notes PetaPixel, Flickr has promised that CC photos will remain on the site. “Creative Commons is working closely with Flickr and its parent company SmugMug to find ways to protect and preserve the Commons,” wrote Creative Commons CEO Ryan Merkley after the Flickr announcement.

Read the whole story at PetaPixel.


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