Darvin Atkeson

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Published January 5th, 2012

I'm a longtime Flickr member and a friend recently recommended 500px.com as a place for positing. I've on 500px.com a short time but am enjoying the service. It lacks a few features I really like over on Flickr such as mail, groups, galleries, on image notes and the ability to replace an image without loosing previous comments.

However with that said, I have to say that 500px has a few features of it's own that are missing on Flickr. I especially like the top down comments so the most recent comments are at the top and not lost pages down. Flickr members have a tendency to try and grab that first post because they know once it's there then everyone who follows will see it.

I also think 500px has a much better way of getting great photos to the top of the list. Let's face it, I don't think even the programers at Flickr fully understand why some photos on Flickr Explore make it to the top. I've seem some really horrible stuff on Explore. 500px on the other hand seems to ...

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