Cross-posting in case my gravedig in the other thread doesn't catch enough folks' attention. I found two browser extensions to get around the Great Photobucket Hotlink Racket of 2017.
https://chrome.google.com/webstore/deta ... ated?hl=en
https://addons.mozilla.org/en-US/firefo ... ucket-fix/
I suggest not only adding these if you use one of those browsers, but also saving any valuable images and re-uploading them with a different service (e.g. Postimg, Imgur, DeviantArt, etc.) in case either of these stops working.