Create a new gallery for the calling user.


This method requires authentication with 'write' permission.

Note: This method requires an HTTP POST request.


api_key (Required)
Your API application key. See here for more details.
title (Required)
The name of the gallery
description (Required)
A short description for the gallery
primary_photo_id (Optional)
The first photo to add to your gallery
full_result (Optional)
Get the result in the same format as galleries.getList

Example Response

<gallery id="50736-72157623680420409" url="" />
The ID of the newly created gallery, and its URL.

Error Codes

1: Required parameter missing
One or more of the required parameters was missing from your API call.
2: Invalid title or description
The title or the description could not be validated.
3: Failed to add gallery
There was a problem creating the gallery.
95: SSL is required
SSL is required to access the Flickr API.
96: Invalid signature
The passed signature was invalid.
97: Missing signature
The call required signing but no signature was sent.
98: Login failed / Invalid auth token
The login details or auth token passed were invalid.
99: User not logged in / Insufficient permissions
The method requires user authentication but the user was not logged in, or the authenticated method call did not have the required permissions.
100: Invalid API Key
The API key passed was not valid or has expired.
105: Service currently unavailable
The requested service is temporarily unavailable.
106: Write operation failed
The requested operation failed due to a temporary issue.
111: Format "xxx" not found
The requested response format was not found.
112: Method "xxx" not found
The requested method was not found.
114: Invalid SOAP envelope
The SOAP envelope send in the request could not be parsed.
115: Invalid XML-RPC Method Call
The XML-RPC request document could not be parsed.
116: Bad URL found
One or more arguments contained a URL that has been used for abuse on Flickr.

API Explorer

API Explorer : flickr.galleries.create