(update) Meet the Flickr Philippines group

DSC_3731.jpg, originally uploaded by dboy.

MEET Stitch, Jolengs, Akumach, Dirth, Bingbing, and Dboy. No, they’re not hackers. They’re part of a growing online community of “Flickr addicts.”

Flickr is now a popular online photo hosting service cum social networking service. It allows people from anywhere in the world to share photos and eventually connect with individuals who share their interests, not necessarily about photography.

Two years ago, some Filipino digital photography hobbyists decided to create the Flickr Philippines group, which has grown to 1,000 registered members, according to Jimmy Hilario, founding member who is known as “Stitch.”

Read the rest of the story on Flickr spawns online Filipino communities from INQ7.net Infotech.

Photo is courtesy of Dboy.

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Erwin Oliva

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