Your photos reveal more than where you went on vacation

Brooklyn bridge

Mining pictures posted to online photo-sharing sites is revealing how tourists and residents explore their surroundings and how those environments change through time. The Brooklyn Bridge is one of the most photographed sites in New York City, a recent analysis found. 

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