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Old 10-12-2012, 07:06 AM   #5896
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Would someone give directions on how to post a photo here plz.
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Old 10-12-2012, 07:18 AM   #5897
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Would someone give directions on how to post a photo here plz.
You have to link it from some other online place it's stored.


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Old 10-12-2012, 10:20 AM   #5898
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Ok, just giving this a try. On the way back between Brownsville and Corpus I crossed this creek and decided to pull over. The sand was packed hard and no trouble riding or even to park upright. After the photo I jumped a few dunes...lugauge and all. This might also be a good place to camp.

If the pic doesnt work it's not my fault....IT'S THIS DAMN COMPUTER!!!




http://www.flickr.com/photos/8235525...in/photostream
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Old 10-12-2012, 10:28 AM   #5899
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Well, maybe the computer is trying. So i pushed the "Insert Image" button and pasted the link inside but as you can see it only shows a white box with a red X inside. What gives?
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Old 10-12-2012, 12:01 PM   #5900
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Well, maybe the computer is trying. So i pushed the "Insert Image" button and pasted the link inside but as you can see it only shows a white box with a red X inside. What gives?
Make sure it's a photo file, not just the url location.
So it should have a .jpg, .gif, .png or some such suffix at the end.
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Old 10-12-2012, 12:12 PM   #5901
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flikr is picky about which images can be embedded in other sites.

your image here, http://www.flickr.com/photos/8235525...in/photostream seems to be protected, too.
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Old 10-12-2012, 12:30 PM   #5902
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Ok, just giving this a try. On the way back between Brownsville and Corpus I crossed this creek and decided to pull over. The sand was packed hard and no trouble riding or even to park upright. After the photo I jumped a few dunes...lugauge and all. This might also be a good place to camp.

If the pic doesnt work it's not my fault....IT'S THIS DAMN COMPUTER!!!




http://www.flickr.com/photos/82355254@N06/8080142900/in/photostream


there ya go

I went to the page where you can view all sizes

http://www.flickr.com/photos/82355254@N06/8080142900/sizes/z/in/photostream/

I picked the medium size and then just right clicked on the image, went to properties and copied the .jpg address

I pasted that into the image box here

Hope that makes sense and helps you in the future
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Old 10-12-2012, 12:33 PM   #5903
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ok, thats my pic. now how did you get it to show up there?
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Old 10-12-2012, 12:49 PM   #5904
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I stopped in a parking lot to have lunch and was suddenly surrounded by this group of (future) adventure bikers. They really made my day. I love kids!




Thanks for your help with the pics guys. Stop by the restaurant sometime and lunch is on me.
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Old 10-12-2012, 01:55 PM   #5905
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That's why I stopped using Flickr, they changed the rules a couple of years ago and now it's just too much trouble to embed pictures on other sites. I don't use them anymore.

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Old 10-12-2012, 02:19 PM   #5906
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That's why I stopped using Flickr, they changed the rules a couple of years ago and now it's just too much trouble to embed pictures on other sites. I don't use them anymore.

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So that leads into my next question...Which service do you use now?
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Old 10-12-2012, 02:44 PM   #5907
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For posting photos on forums like ADVRider, I use photobucket.com

It's free, and it works well enough for what it is. I usually upload low resolution photos at 800 x 600 pixels because I only use photobucket for linking to the files. For having online storage of my digital photos that I want to keep, then it's worth paying for a more professional service like SmugMug.
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Old 10-12-2012, 06:59 PM   #5908
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Old 10-12-2012, 09:18 PM   #5909
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So that leads into my next question...Which service do you use now?
Photobucket for posting pictures on forums, smugmug for my professional site and Google+/Picasa for all personal and public albums :)

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Old 10-12-2012, 11:01 PM   #5910
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smugmug for all of the above. any pic you post to smugmug is available in a wide range of sizes for embedding, if you don't block embedding in the albums privacy options.









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