ALPSLAB photo is a web map service.
We can post photos on Flickr to the map of 'ALPSLAB base'.
Photos will be geotagged by 'ALPSLAB photo'.
Flickr is a web site for photos sharing.
My page on Flickr: Flickr: Photos from nilabnilabnilab
I did login Flickr.
I uploded my photo 'Flag of the Fureai Farm'.
I tagged 'farm' and 'japan' in Flickr.
In ALPSLAB photo,
I clicked the link "login Flickr".
I selected my photo 'Flag of the Fureai Farm' in the bottom of page.
I made the map to scroll. The map moved to the location of Fureai Farm.
I clicked the link "add current location to this photo".
The infomation of the location added to the page of the photo 'Flag on the Fureai Farm'.
The link "display the map" was added.
When we click the link, the scrollable map (ALPSLAB base) of the location (Fureai Farm) appears.
Tags were added.
They are geotags. Geotag is a location infomation (latitude and longitude).
Their geodesic format is WGS84 and DEG(dddd.ddddd).
There is the bookmarklet for ALPSLAB photo. That's convenient.
the Location of the Fureai Farm :
But, there is no world map.
Only the Japanese Map.
Don't bummed out...
Posted by NI-Lab. (@nilab)