Thursday, April 24, 2008

Now you can submit your photos uploaded in April to the contest

Since some minutes ago you can submit your photos uploaded in April to the Panoramio contest. Those photos will have the link "submit to the contest" and can be voted in when they will get the "vote" button.

You can vote for the photos uploaded in March until the end of April. Now photos in the gallery of participants are displayed randomly so you get fresh photos all the time. The winners of photos uploaded in March will be known on May 15th.

Wednesday, April 23, 2008

Panoramio meeting in Barcelona / Encuentro Panoramio en Barcelona el 8de mayo de 2008

We want to celebrate the 5 million shared photos in Panoramio in Google Earth with a Panoramio meeting in Barcelona. In some weeks we will have meetings in London and Paris. The information about the meeting in Barcelona below in Spanish language.

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Queremos celebrar los 5 millones de fotos compartidas en Panoramio en Google Earth con el primer encuentro Panoramio el próximo 8 de Mayo en Barcelona.

El lugar escogido para conocer a otros usuarios de Panoramio y a su equipo fundador es el bar Mirablau que hemos reservado para la ocasión. Allí además de disfrutar de las vistas de Barcelona desde las alturas del Tibidabo, habrá picoteo y bebidas, así como alguna pequeña sorpresita.

Barcelona

Fecha y hora: 8 de mayo de 2008 de 18:30 a 20:00

Lugar: Bar Mirablau, C/ Manuel Amús, 2 (final Avenida Tibidabo), Barcelona

El aforo del lugar esta limitado a 60 personas, así que os agradeceríamos que os registraseis en este formulario. Y por supuesto, ¡no olvideis vuestras cámaras!.

Wednesday, April 9, 2008

New update: around 300,000 photos added to Google Earth

On Monday April 7th Google Earth updated the Panoramio layer adding around 300,000 new photos, that was earlier than we expected (April 12th).

Selected images up to ID 8,620,000 are now in Google Earth. The next update will be online on May 25th and will include photos reviewed until May 5th.


Tuesday, April 1, 2008

Geotagging contest in Panoramio

Today we have launched the geotagging monthly contest in Panoramio sponsored by ATP.

Panoramio monthly contest

Rules:

- To participate simply use the link "Submit to the contest" located under each photo and choose one category.
- Users can submit as many photos as they want, but there is only one prize per person.
- One photo can participate in only one category and get only one prize.
- Only geolocated photos in Panoramio will be included.
- Updated: Only photos uploaded during the monthly contest previous month can be submited, for example, only photos uploaded in April March, can participate in the April contest.

Prizes:

- Winner: 1 ATP Photofinder + 1 1 ATP ProMaxII UDMA-ready CF (4GB) or 1 ATP ProMax SDHC Class 6 (4GB) for the winner of each category.
- Runner up: 1 ATP Photofinder + 1 ATP Petito USB drive 512MB for the runner-up of each category.
- Honorable mentions: 1 ATP Petito USB drive 512MB for honorable mentions (5 in each category).

There will be 28 new winners each month. In the contest page you can see more details about the contest and the prices.