Get the list of photos in a set.


This method does not require authentication.


api_key (Required)
Your API application key. See here for more details.
photoset_id (Required)
The id of the photoset to return the photos for.
user_id (Required)
The user_id here is the owner of the set passed in photoset_id.
extras (Optional)
A comma-delimited list of extra information to fetch for each returned record. Currently supported fields are: license, date_upload, date_taken, owner_name, icon_server, original_format, last_update, geo, tags, machine_tags, o_dims, views, media, path_alias, url_sq, url_t, url_s, url_m, url_o
per_page (Optional)
Number of photos to return per page. If this argument is omitted, it defaults to 500. The maximum allowed value is 500.
page (Optional)
The page of results to return. If this argument is omitted, it defaults to 1.
privacy_filter (Optional)
Return photos only matching a certain privacy level. This only applies when making an authenticated call to view a photoset you own. Valid values are:
  • 1 public photos
  • 2 private photos visible to friends
  • 3 private photos visible to family
  • 4 private photos visible to friends & family
  • 5 completely private photos
media (Optional)
Filter results by media type. Possible values are all (default), photos or videos

Example Response

<photoset id="4" primary="2483" page="1" perpage="500" pages="1" total="2">
  <photo id="2484" secret="123456" server="1" title="my photo" isprimary="0" />
  <photo id="2483" secret="123456" server="1" title="flickr rocks" isprimary="1" />

Error Codes

1: Photoset not found
The photoset id passed was not a valid photoset id.
2: User not found
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.photosets.getPhotos