flickr api

Python FlickrAPI 2.3 released

A new version of the Python FlickrAPI has been released. You can download or upgrade it using pip3 install -U flickrapi. Changes are: Include and in the package data.

Python FlickrAPI 2.0 released

Python FlickrAPI library version 2.0 has been released, and can be downloaded from the Python Package Index with more info at my FlickrAPI page. The major change is that the “new” OAuth-based authentication is used.

Python FlickrAPI 1.4.4 released

Python FlickrAPI library version 1.4.4 has been released, and can be downloaded from with more info at The changes are: Changed default API URL to use HTTPS (Joseph Hui).

FlickrAPI and OAuth

This summer Flickr will stop supporting their old authentication system and move fully to OAuth. I’ve gotten several questions about whether Python FlickrAPI will support that. No worries, it will. If you want it fast, clone the repository, implement OAuth (don’t forget the unittests) and send me a pull request.

Python Flickr API 1.4 released

The Python FlickrAPI kit has just been released. The new features are: Using auth_callback=False when authentication is actually required now ises a FlickrError exception. The implementation uses self.flickr_host so that subclasses can override e API URLs.

Python Flickr API 1.3 released

Today I released version 1.3 of the Python Flickr API. It’s clear that I’ve been busy with my study and my work, as the world hasn’t seen a release in nearly a year.

Python Flickr API 1.2 released

Today I released the Python Flickr API version 1.2. Originally the Python interface was made by Beej, and since it’s seen many an improvement. Here’s what’s new in this version: