Many Internet websites provide a web services interface through their REST APIs. Flickr, a famous photo sharing website, has a REST interface. Let's try to gather some photo information to build a specialized database or other photo-related application.
We need the REST URLs for making the HTTP requests. For simplicity's sake, the URLs are hard coded in this recipe. We can use the third-party
requests module to make the REST requests. It has the convenient
In order to talk to Flickr web services, you need to register yourself and get a secret API key. This API key can be placed in a
local_settings.py file or supplied via the command ...