Learning Flickr- Lessons from Week 3

This post is in reference to Week 3’s lessons in Flickr.  I read the lesson and learned about tagging and grouping.   I didn’t download a photo from my digital camera to flickr, but I transfered my photos from my Yahoo Photos account to Flickr.  I tagged two photos with the “sunnyvalelearners” tag:  one was from 2006, when I posed with an artist doing a painting demo in front of the library;   and the second was from my trip to Alburquerque, when I saw the launch of 800 balloons for their hot air balloon festival.

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About angelolopez

I’ve wanted to be an artist all my life. Since I was a child I’ve drawn on any scrap of paper I could get a hold of. When I went to San Jose State University, I became more exposed to the works of the great fine artists and illustrators. My college paintings were heavily influenced by the humorous illustrations of Peter De Seve, an illustrator for the New Yorker magazine. I also fell under the spell of the great muralists of the 1930s, especially Thomas Hart Benton and Diego Rivera. I graduated with a degree in Illustration. Angelo Lopez has had illustrations published in Tikkun Magazine, the Palo Alto Daily News and Z Magazine. From April 2008 to May 2011, Angelo's cartoons were regularly published in the Tri-City Voice, a weekly newspaper that covers the Fremont, Hayward, Milpitas, Neward, Sunol and Union City areas in California. He does a political webcomic starring his cartoon character Jasper for the progressive blogsite Everyday Citizen. Since December 2011, Angelo does a regular weekly political cartoon for the Philippines Today, a Filipino American newspaper based in the San Francisco Bay Area. Since March 2013, he has also contributed cartoons to the Manila Mail, a Filipino American newspaper based in Washington D.C. Angelo is a member of the Sunnyvale Art Club, and the Northern California chapter of the Society of Children's Book Writers and Illustrators. During the 1990s, he was a member of the part-timer workers SEIU unit in the city of Sunnyvale. Angelo won the 2013, 2015 and 2016 Sigma Delta Chi award for editorial cartooning for newspapers with a circulation under 100,000. He has also won the 2016 RFK Book and Journalism Award for Editorial Cartoons. Angelo won first prize for the Best of the West contest in 2016 and third prize in 2017. Angelo is married to Lisa Reeber. They enjoy taking walks, watching movies and hanging out with their nieces.
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One Response to Learning Flickr- Lessons from Week 3

  1. svl2 says:

    I’m sure you already know about it if you were using Yahoo Photos but I believe they are discontinuing that service in favor of Flickr, which of course is now owned by Yahoo. It sounds like you’re all set!
    -Garrett

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