Museums and the Web

An annual conference exploring the social, cultural, design, technological, economic, and organizational issues of culture, science and heritage on-line.

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Flickr Commons


Conference: 
MW2009
Institution: 
Flickr
Designer: 
in-house
Why: 

Flickr Commons has brought photography from the archives back to life, and is promoting their creative re-use through 'no known copyright restrictions' statements.

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Year: 
2009
@sprintmarathon's picture

I have to give it up for the best interface. I LOVE watching slideshows on flickr. And the photo sets in flickr commons are pretty special.