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FAQ - Frequently Asked Questions

First of all, thank you for visiting. Since the site gets updated so often, below are some frequent questions to help you navigate and browse with your preferences set.

Always remember, all photographs on this site are Copyright and may NOT in part or in whole be reproduced in any electronic or printed medium without prior permission from the photographer.


General FAQ's

I want to change the color them of the site

At the very top, select from Light or Dark

I don't like square thumbnails or I don't like irregular thumbnails

You can view the thumbnails in square format or irregular ( normal ) format. Make your choice form the top menu "Settings" tab. Keep in mind that thumbnails on the home page may stay square for a more consistent look. But, other thumbnails will be show based on your choice.

I want or don't want to see photo captions under thumbnails

You have the choice of having the caption and options for a show all the time or only when you hover over the bottom of a thumbnail. Make your choice form the top menu "Settings" tab.

I want to or don't want to see photo captions under thumbnails

You have the choice of having the caption and options for a show all the time or only when you hover over the bottom of a thumbnail. Make your choice form the top menu "Settings" tab.

I want to or don't want to see the EXIF data for a photograph

You can have the EXIF data shown all the time or only when you click the option to see it. Make your choice form the top menu "Settings" tab.

I want to see larger photos without leaving the page I am on

You can jump to the photo page of a thumbnail or have it zoomed in without leaving the page you are on. Make your choice form the top menu "Settings" tab.

Keep an eye on the Settings menu. It gets updated regularly

I uploaded a photo and want to replace it. How do I do that?

While you are logged in, simply view the photograph on the photo page then click on "Edit" then click on "Click to Replace Photo".

How do I change or edit photo details

While you are logged in, simply view the photograph on the photo page then click on "Edit" . When done, click on "Apply above changes"

How to delete a photo

While you are logged in, simply view the photograph on the photo page then click on "Delete" OR, from the caption under a thumbnail, click on the "Garbage can".

Likes and Comments
To "Like" or "Post" a comment, you must be logged in. Simply click on the "thumbs up icon" or the "Like Photo" button. You can unlike the same way. To view comments and likes, From the top menu "Comments" tab you select to view comments. If you are logged in, you can also view comments about your photographs or comments you posted.

How do I "Favorite" / "Remember" a photo or Remove from favorites

When viewing a photo on the photo page, simply click on "+Favorite" to remember a photograph or "-Favorite" to remove it from your favorites. Then from the top menu "My" tab, you can select to view "My favorite photos".

I want to be notified when a photographer uploads a photo

When viewing a photo on the photo page, simply click on "Follow: username" button to follow and be notified. And "Stop Following" to remove the photographer form your following list. You can also follow a photographer and control notifications by going to the top menu, select the "My" tab then "My Settings".

What else can I control from my settings

The following are a list of options you can set on or off from the top menu, selecting the "My" tab then "My Settings"

  • Check to display your contact information to the public. (email and phone only)
  • Check to subscribe to the newsletter
  • Receive emails about your photo comments
  • Receive emails when you have a new PM
  • Allow Rating of my photos
  • Send me notifications when someone likes my photo
  • View mature content
  • Get alerts on favorite lens uploads
  • Get alerts when who you follow uploads new images


How do I donate and help run our site?

Just click on the "Donate" button on the top menu.

I don't see the answer I a looking for. What do I do?

Send us and email or start a forum thread and I will answer the question and add it to this list.

Even a one time donation or subscription can go a long way in helping run the site. Use the donate button of your choice.

Thanks for your support !

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