Featured by Topic Photos finished: Flickr deletes user’s 4,000 pictures! This is a nightmare. Photo-sharing site Flickr accidentally deleted user’s 4,000 pictures. By Michael SebastianFeb. 2, 2011 SHARE Flickr, which is owned by Yahoo, apologized for the mistake and offered Wilhelm four free years of Flickr Pro — which costs $24.95 a year. To read the full story, log in. Become a Ragan Insider member to read this article and all other archived content. Sign up today Already a member? Log in here. Learn more about Ragan Insider.