Free Flickr user? Big changes are coming from January 8 - what you need to know

Flickr is making the biggest change yet to its service and it's set to hit free users where it hurts. 

Back in 2018 it announced that there were changes being made to the free service,  fundamental changing to how its free service works, taking away the 1TB of photo storage and limiting users to just 1000 images. This is happening 8 January - from then, users with more than 1,000 items will no longer be able to upload new photos or videos.

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Marc Chacksfield

A technology journalist who has been in the industry for 17 years, Marc is the former editor-in-chief of TechRadar and has also steered the ship for technology brands including T3, Tom's Hardware and Tom's Guide, and is currently the director of Shortlist Media and co-owner of 

An expert in the field of camera phones and mobile tech, Marc has been a long-time specialist when it comes to phone reviews, hands-on coverage, reviews and rumors. As a frequent visitor to big trade shows like CES, he has also had boots on the ground for the latest camera announcements and breaking developments in fields such as 8K video.