The shape of Digbeth

Author: Andy Hartwell

Flickr recently made a loads of interesting geo information available, by plotting the outside edge of geotagged photos they’ve managed to roughly show where a ‘place’ is according to people that have taken photos in that area.

Here’s Digbeth:

Interestingly it looks like our new home on Fazeley Street, doesn’t quite qualitfy as ‘Digbeth’ yet. If you’ve got some photos of Digbeth on Flickr, why not spend a few minutes adding them to the map so we can represent where we the true shape of Digbeth.

(p.s. want to play with your own neighbourhood shape? checkout The Shape of Alpha plus some sample code from tomtaylor)