Prevent from getting "This image or video is currently unavailable"

Aug 30, 2012 at 5:57 PM
Edited Aug 30, 2012 at 6:00 PM

Hi Sam,

I am recently having these "This image or video is currently unavailable" images.

Is there anyway to prevent from getting these images? 

I am was looking for a picture of a "cats" and compared my search results to the one that I have already have downloaded. When I check the image of one of those kinds of images in flickr.com I am able to see the picture, and it doesn't look like the user is private or their picture has some CC on it.

Is there a way to fix this on PhotoSearchOptions?

Best,

Jayson

 

-- update --

I am currently reading this thread

http://flickrnet.codeplex.com/discussions/52298 

Aug 30, 2012 at 6:33 PM

ok I got my answer.

 

string url = photo.DoesLargeExist ? photo.LargeUrl : photo.Medium640Url,

 

I am hoping I could get the original url. But using "photo.OriginalUrl" gives me Null values.

Coordinator
Aug 31, 2012 at 1:59 PM

Original values are only returned if a) you request them, via PhotosSearchExtras.OriginalFormat, b) the user whose photo it is is a pro user and c) the user whose photo it is allows the downloading of their photos.

HTH

Sam