Posting Pics

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  1. Robdude

    Robdude Gold Member Gold Member

    Feb 27, 2015
    I'm an idiot....apparently
    From Photobucket, to one I dont remember, to Imgur..everything I finally figure out how to use an post a pic..suddenly changes. How are you guys posting pics?
     
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  2. Ironkid883

    Ironkid883 Gold Member Gold Member

    580
    Jun 29, 2018
    I used to have to switch to an older phone to upload .
    But now I take the picture add it to photo editor on my samsung and resize it to upload here otherwise it just keeps saying file too big annoying to be fair
     
  3. Makael

    Makael KnifeMaker / Craftsman / Service Provider Knifemaker / Craftsman / Service Provider Platinum Member

    Oct 17, 2015
    . Lowest resolution on my phone.
     
  4. Cteve

    Cteve

    467
    Oct 1, 2015
    Sadly I gave up and quit posting pics a while ago, one day I will figure it out....again....and again and....
     
  5. David Brown

    David Brown Kydex Sheath and Holster Artist :) Moderator

    Jun 4, 2001
    I use Imgur and it works really well ?
    copy and paste BB code in the body of your post.
     
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  6. Angusbort

    Angusbort Gold Member Gold Member

    654
    Sep 25, 2016
    *While taking photos with my iPhone 8*
    I take a medium to wide original picture then crop the picture only showing the subject. Sometimes it works sometimes it doesn’t.
     
  7. lex2006

    lex2006 Gold Member Gold Member

    Aug 20, 2014
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  8. TomP

    TomP

    43
    Apr 6, 2020
    I use Imgur also.
     
  9. Thesian

    Thesian Gold Member Gold Member

    525
    Jun 11, 2008
    Imgur here as well
     
  10. lex2006

    lex2006 Gold Member Gold Member

    Aug 20, 2014
    Let me try this way
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  11. resinguy

    resinguy

    Feb 19, 2006
    When Photobucket screwed us, and people were recommending IMGUR, it was pointed out that using them for 3rd party posting was a violation of their terms of service. Has that changed?
     
  12. hookahhabib

    hookahhabib Gold Member Gold Member

    Feb 24, 2011
    I haven't had any complaints with imgur. Kinda clumsy taking pics, then moving them to my computer in order to get them on imgur, but that's my own fault for not wanting the app on my phone.

    @resinguy - I don't know if that status has or hasn't changed, but that is well worth looking into so as to not have history repeat itself.
     
  13. Soulrack223

    Soulrack223 Gold Member Gold Member

    May 8, 2007
    I use the imgur app. If I am in violation of any of their terms it's because I haven't read any of their stinking terms. :D
     
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  14. clampdaddy

    clampdaddy Gold Member Gold Member

    Aug 31, 2013
    I use an app on my phone called Lit Photo. It shoots them back to my phone's photo gallery. Then I upload them from my phone. It gives different options on how to go about resizing them. Some ways work really good. Some ways make the pic look like crap. I don't do it often enough to remember which is the right way, so it normally takes me a few tries. Lol!
     
  15. Currawong

    Currawong Platinum Member Platinum Member

    May 19, 2012
    I use https://postimages.org/

    Unlike Imgur, they specifically allow for posting images to forums.

    You can create an account (for free) (which I've done and find is really good), or you can just post an image anonymously without creating an account.

    Under sharing for each image, use their 'direct link' option - copy and paste that address into a bladeforums post using the 'image' button, or paste it directly into the post text and bookend it with the code provided by Lex2006 above.
     
  16. WatermanChris

    WatermanChris Platinum Member Platinum Member

    Aug 30, 2018
    I use Imgur now because resizing creates low resolution images. It works . . . for the moment.

    I will try the app referred by @Currawong though because I've been uncomfortable with the Imgur terms from jump street.
     
  17. DPC

    DPC

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    Dec 28, 2013

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