What is flickr?
Flickr is the best way to store, sort, search and share your photos online. Flickr helps you organize that huge mass of photos you have and offers a way for you and your friends and family to tell stories about them.

Educational Uses for flickr (Jakes Online)
1. Anywhere visual images are required, such as presentation, etc.
2. Single image analysis
3. Single image writing prompt, sometimes called Flicktion
4. Multiple image digital storytelling projects
5. Creating slides shows within Flickr
6. Virtual Field Trips
7. Creation of visual arguments,
8. Illustration of Poetry with Flickr
9. Using Flickr with Google Earth to teach Geography
10. Visual documentation of school events
11. Visual documentation of student artwork and other school products
12. Creation of digital visual portfolios, using the photoset function of Flickr
13. Social software applications: how to tag, how to make comments
14. Delivery of school/classroom visual information via RSS
15. Intellectual property rights lesson using Flickr Creative Commons licensing
16. The use of third party Flickr applications to produce classroom products

Getting Started
David Warlick's Landmark Project:

You Tube's Intro to Flickr Intro to Flickr!

Searching for photos-video tutorial

Understanding Creative Commons-2 Fish

Adding Photos to Social Networking Sites
Wikis-by Shelley Paul