Panoramio – Pictures and local in one place

Like just about every other blog post that I write, this one came up as I was working in Google.  The thing I love about Google is their suite of inter-related on-line applications.  A quick synopsis of my typical day is: Gmail to Docs to Wave to Calendar to Blogger to Reader and back again.  Needless to say, I’m in and out of Map and Places all day long.

I’ve been doing a lot of work in Picasa recently, as a repository for pictures and another place where I can put relevant data for my customers.  The other day I noticed an option in Picasa to upload a picture to something called Panoramio.  Of course, I tried it and, in a nutshell discovered a great way to combine