Stupid Flickr Question

John sessomsj at
Wed Mar 21 09:47:03 EDT 2018

So, a photo can't be private in the Photostream, but public in an album?

On 3/21/2018 04:06, Henk Terhell wrote:
> For yourself private and public photos all end up in your photostream. The 
> public will of course only see public photos of your photosteam.
> What I do is always upload as private and change those which may be visual to 
> the public after the upload.
> Albums will follow exactly the setting of photos as private or public.
> You can arrange (organize) the order in an album the way you want, but you have 
> to remember to do this again after new photos are placed in an album.
> Henk
> Op 2018-03-21 om 03:13 schreef John:
>> Can I make my photostream private so no one can see it, but still have albums 
>> of photos that I make "public"?
>> Flickr's help pages are kind of opaque & I haven't figured it out yet. The 
>> problem with the photostream is it has only ONE way to sort photos, in the 
>> date/time order you upload them.
>> I think the albums allow you to order the photos any way you want to.

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