that have added Geotagging to Flickr photos. Now Flickr photos can be tagged to indicate where individual photographs were taken. Flickr is offering a screencast
that helps people learn how to geotag photos and another helper screencast
to teach people how to search for geotagged photographs. You can see Flickr's geotagged photos here
on Flickr's map which Download Squad says
is powered by the Yahoo Maps API.
Geotagging as "the process of adding geographical identification metadata to various media such as websites, RSS feeds, or images." The metadata can include latitude and longitude coordinates, altitude and names of places.
Geotagging is a new feature for Flickr but it isn't a brand new tool. Smugmug blogs
that they starting offering geotagging support
over a year ago. Zooomr
is another photo sharing service offering geotagging. Services like Frappr
allow users to share their location with others. Robert Scoble points
to a geotagging mashup tool called BlockRocker
. Some other popular geotagging tools can be found here