AvoinGLAM/Crowdsourcing historical images

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A webinar organized by Ajapaik on February 25, 2021


13:50 intro by Vahur Puik

14:00 Topothek by Alexander Schatek (ICARUS). Moderator Sandra Fauconnier (ex Wikimedia Foundation) – session on Youtube

15:00 Smapshot by Stéphane Lecorney (Media Engineering Institute - HEIG-VD). Moderator Susanna Ånäs (AvoinGLAM, Wikidocumentaries) – session on Youtube (Presentation slides)

16:00 Civil War Photo Sleuth by Vikram Mohanty (Virginia Tech). Moderator Peter Krogh (The DAM book, The Tandem Vault) – session on Youtube

17:00 Historypin by Jon Voss (Shift Collective). Moderator James Morley (A Street Near You, Postcodepast) – session on Youtube

18:00 Ajapaik by Vahur Puik (Estonian Photographic Heritage Society – MTÜ Eesti Fotopärand). Moderator Mia Ridge (British Library) – session on Youtube


Crowdsourcing platform Ajapaik will be 10 years old on February 27. To mark this anniversary Ajapaik is organizing an online webinar about platforms that deal with enriching the metadata of historic images – geotagging pictures, identifying persons, rephotography of historic images and so on.