Slave Leia looked on proudly as Admiral Ackbar walked down the aisle

It’s a Star Wars wedding. Not just a a cake grandma made that, from the right angle, looks a bit like a 2D Death Star, but a proper, CAN YOU BELIEVE THEY DID THAT? Star Wars wedding. Everyone put in some effort.

Here’s a small celebratory montage we’ve put together of the finest photos. The highlight is the ginger man who grew his beard out to be Chewbacca, plus the grey-haired man who used his natural assets to do a superb Ben Kenobi. The X-Wings let the side down a bit, mind. What’s with the socks?

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The entire set is, incredibly, viewable by the general public over on Flickr. We wanted to poke fun, but… it’s sensational…

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Gary CutlackSlave Leia looked on proudly as Admiral Ackbar walked down the aisle

Getty Images to buy your pictures off Flickr as Yahoo! agrees a deal

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Yahoo! has signed an agreement with Getty Images so that the commercial picture gallery can bag photos from Flickr at will, but before you go blowing your tops, the good news is that they’ll pay you if they take one of yours.

Typically, Getty Images get between $29 and $200,000 for each shot…

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Daniel SungGetty Images to buy your pictures off Flickr as Yahoo! agrees a deal

Flickr hits two billion photo uploads – Australian gum tree immortalised

Flickr’s been doing quite well. It’s now officially more than a bit popular, with the photo sharing mega-site revealing it now hosts a staggering two billion photos.

We have no idea whether this is impressive or not, but if Flickr’s sending out a press release about it and bragging about it on its blog it’s obviously pretty pleased with itself.

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Gary CutlackFlickr hits two billion photo uploads – Australian gum tree immortalised

Flickr finally adding photo editing tools, with thanks to Picnik

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Flickr is without a doubt the best online photo sharing site, but there’s one thing they’ve been missing sorely, and that’s photo editing tools.

Enter Picnik, who Flickr has recruited to help them out with the photo editing technology. It’ll take several months…

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Katherine HannafordFlickr finally adding photo editing tools, with thanks to Picnik