Flickr has finally brought to the table t heir own geotagging and mapping features, keeping you from having to install firefox extensions or use applets. Now in the flickr organizer you can easily drag photos right onto a map and it will receive geotagged coordinates for display on a map. You can drop as many photos at once as you want, but the search features on the map are currently limited. It will find your house address, but won't understand many geographic hot spots, like "citizens bank baseball field, philadelphia". Once photos are displayed, you can flip through albums directly on the map, and choose to view the flickr population's nearby photos as well. This is a great feature that I hope flickr expands on quickly.
Posted by Kevin Skobac at 7:39:00 AM