Typhoon Morakot Photos on Flickr Function as Visual Citizen News

By: Bianca Bartz - Published: Aug 11, 2009 • References: trendhunter
The collection of Typhoon Morakot photos on Flickr continues to grow as more witnesses of the Taiwan disaster upload their documented memories.

We've seen Flickr emerge as a news source over recent years, and the Typhoon Morakot photos on Flickr are a solid example of the unbeatable, unbiased first-hand documentation the internet lets people provide of global events.

Credits for the featured Typhoon Morakot photos go to Flickr users
wvtaiwain , Formosa Wandering, bbluesman, heybaman and Jimmy_PeanutButter. Stats for Post Typhoontography Trending: Older & Chilly
Research: 3,779 clicks in 354 w
Interest: 4 minutes
Concept: Post Typhoontography
Related: 125 examples / 96 photos
Segment: Neutral, 18-35
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