News Tagged 'photographs'

Five Card Flickr

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Five Card FlickrFive Card Flickr is a story making app which is great fun, poses a challenge, can have amazing results and leads to creative, imaginative story making.

The app draws upon collections of photos specified by  tags in flickr.  The person making a choice is given five random photos each time they make a selection. The writer’s task is ...

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The British Library Shares Vintage Images

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Vintage Images Collection

The British Library shares Vintage ImagesThe British Library  have shared a whole set of Vintage Images, on flickr. Many of these images were taken from old picture books, which may be particularly interesting to schools. Others, which may be equally appealing, come from newspapers, photographs, etc.

The images have been shared as they are all too old for copyright and therefore ...

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Spring Festivals Around the World

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13919810553_587e297133_mIt is lovely to see what a few of the better known Spring festivals are all about and this can often be shown in pictures!

Doing a Google Search – with the free to use or share licence choice – will give you hundreds of images that you could use in school, but many travel companies have already got some images together which would also be great when used on a whiteboard. The following ...

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35 Million Getty images made available

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Getty ImagesGetty Images has announced that is it making about 35 million images available for free use to anyone who wants to use them in a  non commercial manner. There is a new embedding feature which ensures that the free attribution is done automatically when one embeds an image on a blog or wiki.

“Innovation and disruption ...

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Vtech Kidizoom Twist Digital Camera

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vTech Kidizoom Twist Digital  Camera pictureThese children’s digital cameras were highly recommended to us by an Early Years Foundation Stage Teacher.  Don’t they look great!

These 2 mega pixel cameras have 4x digital zoom.  With 256 MB of built in storage you can store over 350 photos or up to 10 minutes of video.  If necessary you can also slot in larger SD cards for greater storage.

To see it in action ...

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