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Does Twitter still count characters for images?

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I thought Twitter removed the character count for images. But I see when an image is added, characters are subtracted. Can anyone confirm what happened?
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To the extent they would make this change, it is still coming as of May 16

https://blog.twitter.com/2016/doing-more-with-140-characters
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It's still counting the shortlink against the count
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@brettr - You are very welcome and I was happy to help.
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