Geograph is a concept and open source code for a online website to create a comprehensive collection of photographs capturing every part of given region.
Currently there are three active projects, shown below - including a photograph from each.
Today's Photo of the daySS4087 : The Vennerne Shipwreck at the foot of Rhossili Cliffs by Joe Gatley
Shipwrecked in 1894, further details are provided on the following link: http://www.welcometogower.co.uk/2007/08/vennerne.html
Geograph Britain and Ireland, also has a slightly simplified site schools.geograph.org.uk intended for use within Schools.
... and a sub-project just focusing on images in Ireland, www.geograph.ie.
Geograph Germany/Deutschland, also has a German/Deutsch language version at geo.hlipp.de.