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Dette er kandidater til at blive fremragende billeder. For et arkiv over tidligere nominerede billeder, se loggen. Der findes også en kronologisk liste over fremragende billeder.

Nominering[edit]

Hvis du tror at du har fundet eller gemt et meget godt billede, læg det til i sektionen for nominationer, øverst i listen, ved hjælp af dette link (hjælp). Du behøver ikke at have en konto – selv anonyme brugere kan nominere billeder.

Billedet som nomineres skal have en god beskrivelse og en god licens.

Afstemningsregler[edit]

  • Aftenstemningen foregår i 9 dage; resultatet bliver fastsat den 10. dag.
  • Eftersom et billede ikke har fået nogle positive stemmer fra andre end den som nominerede inden 5 dage, kan billedet fjernes fra listen.
  • Nominationer fra anonyme brugere er tilladt.
  • Bidrag til diskussioner fra anonyme brugere er tilladt.
  • Stemmer fra anonyme brugere gælder ikke.
  • En nomination gælder ikke som en stemme – den som nominerer har også stemmeret.
  • Den som nominerer et billede kan når som helst fjerne nominationen.

En kandidat bliver et fremragende billede eftersom følgende krav mødes:

  • Korrekt licens (selvsagt)
  • Mindst fem stemmer for
  • Et stemmeforhold på 2:1 (dobbelt så mange ja-stemmer som nej)
  • To forskellige versioner af samme billede kan ikke blive fremragende; kun det med højest antal stemmer bliver valgt.

Stemning kan gøres med skabelonerne{{support}} eller {{oppose}}, neutralitet angives med {{neutral}}.

Kandidater[edit]

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Featured picture candidates[edit]

File:Hellas Chaos on Mars.jpg[edit]

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Hellas Chaos on Mars.
  • Pictogram voting info.svg Info created by Mars Express, uploaded and nominated by Yann (talk) 13:27, 21 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support 26 Mpx image with amazing colors and details. -- Yann (talk) 13:27, 21 December 2014 (UTC)

File:Skopje 2014 - Archeological Museum of Macedonia by night.jpg[edit]

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Skopje by night
  • Pictogram voting info.svg Info all by Pudelek -- Pudelek (talk) 11:22, 21 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support -- Pudelek (talk) 11:22, 21 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support The statues both in very dark areas and lighted areas give a very nice effect. -- ChristianFerrer 13:41, 21 December 2014 (UTC)

File:Dome of S.Peter in night.jpg[edit]

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Dome of S.Peter at night

File:Porto Covo December 2014-7a.jpg[edit]

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SHORT DESCRIPTION
  • Pictogram voting info.svg Info Lighthouse after sunset. Porto Covo, west coast of Portugal. all by Alvesgaspar (talk) 19:14, 20 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support -- Alvesgaspar (talk) 19:14, 20 December 2014 (UTC)

File:Wroclaw-katedra Jana Chrzciciela.jpg[edit]

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St. John Cathedral Church in Wrocław

File:Väikjärv 2011 09.jpg[edit]

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Väikjärv in South-Estonia
  • Pictogram voting info.svg Info created and uploaded by Vaido Otsar - nominated by Kruusamägi (talk) 17:26, 20 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support -- Kruusamägi (talk) 17:26, 20 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support WOW! 😄 ArionEstar 😜 (talk) 17:46, 20 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support Amazing symmetry --Uoaei1 (talk) 20:06, 20 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support Great! --Code (talk) 08:32, 21 December 2014 (UTC)

File:Vaade Suure Munamäe vaatetornist 2012 07.jpg[edit]

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View from Suur Munamägi, the highest peak in the Baltics
  • Pictogram voting info.svg Info created and uploaded by Vaido Otsar - nominated by Kruusamägi (talk) 17:26, 20 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support -- Kruusamägi (talk) 17:26, 20 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol neutral vote.svg Neutral Nice, but looks overprocessed --Uoaei1 (talk) 20:07, 20 December 2014 (UTC)

File:Interior Teatro Municipal de São Paulo.jpg[edit]

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Interior do Teatro Municipal de São Paulo
  • Pictogram voting info.svg Info created and uploaded by Wilfredor - nominated by Arion -- 😄 ArionEstar 😜 (talk) 17:25, 20 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support -- 😄 ArionEstar 😜 (talk) 17:25, 20 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support --Uoaei1 (talk) 20:11, 20 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Pictogram voting comment.svg Comment Generally impressive but there are at least two issues disturbing me: 1. the posterizing in the shadow parts on the left wall and 2. one unsharp area in the right back wall among perfectly sharp regions (at same distance). See annotations. --Kreuzschnabel 07:48, 21 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol oppose vote.svg Oppose Issues annotated by Kreuzschnabel are enough for decline a FP candidacy, which must show the best of the best, sorry.--Jebulon (talk) 13:00, 21 December 2014 (UTC)

File:Hrad Švihov od východu.jpg[edit]

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Autumn view of the Castle Švihov in Švihov in the Czech Republic

File:Podzim na Kašperku.jpg[edit]

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Autumn view of the Kašperk Castle, Bohemian Forest Foothills, southwestern Bohemia.
  • Pictogram voting info.svg Info created by Jiří Strašek - uploaded by Jiří Strašek - nominated by Jklamo -- Jklamo (talk) 13:45, 20 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support -- Jklamo (talk) 13:45, 20 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support --Pudelek (talk) 14:20, 20 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol oppose vote.svg Oppose Pity! What a great idea, lighting and composition – but not sharp enough for an FP of only 6 mpix. I suspect camera shake (vertical blur). --Kreuzschnabel 15:50, 20 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Pictogram voting comment.svg Comment - Please remove the several dust spots in the sky and correct the ccw tilt of the building. Alvesgaspar (talk) 19:19, 20 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support--polar123 (talk) 08:05, 21 December 2014 (UTC)

File:Morava river between Austria and Slovakia during sunset.jpg[edit]

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Morava river from Austrian side
  • Pictogram voting info.svg Info created by Doronenko - uploaded by Doronenko - nominated by Doronenko -- Doronenko (talk) 10:09, 20 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support -- Doronenko (talk) 10:09, 20 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support When I see this picture, I remember a scene in the Amazonia (Amazon rainforest) where the fisherman leaves his home to fish on the Amazon River. 😄 ArionEstar 😜 (talk) 11:55, 20 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol oppose vote.svg Oppose Good but no wow. --Kreuzschnabel 13:15, 20 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol oppose vote.svg Oppose Competently taken and edited, and I can see what you were thinking, but per Kreuzschnabel i'ts unexceptional. Daniel Case (talk) 16:12, 20 December 2014 (UTC)

File:Catedral Uspenski, Helsinki, Finlandia, 2012-08-14, DD 03.JPG[edit]

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Uspenski Cathedral, Helsinki
  • Pictogram voting info.svg Info created by Poco a poco - uploaded by Poco a poco - nominated by AmaryllisGardener -- AmaryllisGardener talk 00:27, 20 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support --AmaryllisGardener talk 00:27, 20 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol oppose vote.svg Oppose. I have to say, it might be the best vantage point to photograph the cathedral (I'm assuming it is, or Poco probably wouldn't have taken it from there), but I really dislike the fence in the foreground. It completely spoils the view IMO. Diliff (talk) 01:30, 20 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol oppose vote.svg Oppose I'm not bothered by the angle, but the contrail slicing across the golden spire just ruins it for me. Daniel Case (talk) 06:24, 20 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Pictogram voting comment.svg Comment Thanks a lot for the nomination AmaryllisGardener! To be honest I am not convinced, either, that this could be a FP. I think that actually the angle is the best one for this building, but I don't remember why I took it behind the fence, so that's a problem. The contrail mentioned by Daniel is also a minus and the lighting/timing was not the best either, because most of the building is in shadow. To my defense I've to say that I had a tough schedule in Helsinki and didn't have time to look for the best light in all places I was. Poco2 09:40, 20 December 2014 (UTC)

File:Radcliffe Camera, Oxford - Oct 2006.jpg[edit]

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Radcliffe Camera, Oxford
  • Pictogram voting info.svg Info created by Diliff - uploaded by Diliff - nominated by Diliff. I've been going through some of my old images that are featured pictures on the English Wikipedia but not on Commons. This is actually one of my oldest images (2006), but I think it still stands up to scrutiny 8 years later. -- Diliff (talk) 23:05, 19 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support -- Diliff (talk) 23:05, 19 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support Impresive view and quality, wow. Imagine that others seek a palette to bite while passing the visual orgasm --Wilfredo R. Rodríguez H. (talk) 00:02, 20 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support --Cayambe (talk) 00:13, 20 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support Daniel Case (talk) 06:25, 20 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support - Still going strong. — Crisco 1492 (talk) 13:25, 20 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support --Jklamo (talk) 14:05, 20 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Pictogram voting comment.svg Comment It is slightly tilted in CW direction Poco2 18:34, 20 December 2014 (UTC)
    • I don't think it is really, it's just that it was taken from a slightly off-centre position (the viewpoint from the church where I took the photo isn't perfectly in line with the building), which means that the doorway at the bottom isn't vertically aligned with the spire and gives the appearance of a tilt. I had a very close look and there seems to be a tiny amount of CW tilt (I measured it as 0.3 degrees), but that's only possible to notice if you are pixel peeping and aligning vertical lines against the edge of the screen, and I don't believe it's perceivable in regular viewing. The tilt that you are more likely to perceive is due to the visual illusion I mentioned above. Diliff (talk) 01:09, 21 December 2014 (UTC)

File:Watsons Bay - Camp Cove Beach, Sydney 2 - Nov 2008.jpg[edit]

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Watson's Bay, Sydney
  • Pictogram voting info.svg Info created by Diliff - uploaded by Diliff - nominated by Diliff. Watson's Bay is a residential harbour-side inner suburb of Sydney, and a really picturesque place to visit. -- Diliff (talk) 23:01, 19 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support -- Diliff (talk) 23:01, 19 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support You could sell an awful lot of pricey real estate with that, I bet. Daniel Case (talk) 06:27, 20 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support --Bojars (talk) 09:23, 20 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support--Jacek Halicki (talk) 19:01, 20 December 2014 (UTC)

File:Poertschach Westbucht Dampfschiff Thalia 27092014 139.jpg[edit]

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SHORT DESCRIPTION

File:Parantica aglea at Nayikayam Thattu.jpg[edit]

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Parantica aglea
  • Pictogram voting info.svg Info Glassy Tiger (Parantica aglea) on Indian Snakeweed (Stachytarpheta jamaicensis). All by me -- Jee 16:25, 19 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support -- Jee 16:25, 19 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support I'm not a fan of the noise reduction eating into wing detail, but the overall composition and impact/wow are excellent. -- Ram-Man 17:22, 19 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Thanks Ram-Man. I looked on the image several times and compared it with most images available in web. What I understand is, as it's common name suggests, the wings have a "glassy" feel. It differs from other Tigers here. But I failed to find a formal document to support my conclusions. Jee 02:58, 20 December 2014 (UTC)

File:Building frontage in Valencia.jpg[edit]

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Building frontage in Valencia.jpg

File:Skopje 2014 - Archeological Museum of Macedonia (by Pudelek).JPG[edit]

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Archeological Museum of Macedonia, Skopje
  • Pictogram voting info.svg Info all by Pudelek -- Pudelek (talk) 11:52, 19 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support -- Pudelek (talk) 11:52, 19 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Pictogram voting comment.svg Comment Nice and featurable IMHO. Only thing annoying me is the vandalism and rubbish corner in the lower right. I’d try to crop the left part so this spot is less central at least. Cropping out the dark building at the left edge would improve balance as well. --Kreuzschnabel 14:18, 19 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Pictogram voting info.svg Info - Ok, I uploaded cropped version --Pudelek (talk) 20:21, 19 December 2014 (UTC)

Alternative[edit]

Skopje 2014 - Archeological Museum of Macedonia (by Pudelek) - crop.jpg

Pictogram voting info.svg Info cropped photo --Pudelek (talk) 20:21, 19 December 2014 (UTC)

Pictogram voting question.svg Question What exactly has been cropped here? --Kreuzschnabel 15:51, 20 December 2014 (UTC)
ups, now is OK ;) --Pudelek (talk) 17:24, 20 December 2014 (UTC)

File:Big Ben, Londres, Inglaterra, 2014-08-11, DD 200.JPG[edit]

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Big Ben, officially known as the Elizabeth Tower (to celebrate the Diamond Jubilee of Elizabeth II) is a clock tower located in the Palace of Westminster in London (England). The tower holds the largest four-faced chiming clock in the world and is the third-tallest free-standing clock tower. The tower was completed in 1858 and has become one landmark of the city.
  • Pictogram voting info.svg Info Big Ben, officially known as the Elizabeth Tower (to celebrate the Diamond Jubilee of Elizabeth II) is a clock tower located in the Palace of Westminster in London (England). The tower holds the largest four-faced chiming clock in the world and is the third-tallest free-standing clock tower. The tower was completed in 1858 and has become one landmark of the city. All by me, Poco2 10:33, 19 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support -- Poco2 10:33, 19 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Pictogram voting comment.svg Comment Unusual and interesting perspective. I won’t ask to correct the converging lines on the left ;-) --Kreuzschnabel 14:22, 19 December 2014 (UTC)
    Kreuzschnabel, well, that is really good that you don't ask, because in the alternative you have even more of it :) Poco2 09:56, 20 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Pictogram voting comment.svg Comment Actually, I was wondering if the verticals had been slightly corrected already. I'm trying to understand the crunchy pixels at the top of the tower, which look like they have been sharpened and then scaled up in size. Since this is an obviously "looking up" view, uncorrected verticals may be best. The sky seems a bit posterised and/or noisy for iso 100. -- Colin (talk) 19:29, 19 December 2014 (UTC)
    Colin, I applied a partial correction, because going further I thought, would look too distorted. Let's see how the uncorrected version below goes, I am curious. Regarding the sky, to me it looks pretty smooth. I reduced the scope of the sharpening mask but without being really sure that it is necessary. Poco2 09:56, 20 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support Amazing. --AmaryllisGardener talk 00:04, 20 December 2014 (UTC)

Alternative[edit]

Big Ben, officially known as the Elizabeth Tower (to celebrate the Diamond Jubilee of Elizabeth II) is a clock tower located in the Palace of Westminster in London (England). The tower holds the largest four-faced chiming clock in the world and is the third-tallest free-standing clock tower. The tower was completed in 1858 and has become one landmark of the city.
  • Pictogram voting info.svg Info Alternative of the same picture with no correction at all. Poco2 09:56, 20 December 2014 (UTC)

File:Greenland Express Fokker F100 at Lviv International Airport (original).jpg[edit]

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Greenland Express Fokker F100 at Lviv International Airport
  • Pictogram voting info.svg Info created by Oleg Volkov (Pilotlviv) - uploaded by Russavia - nominated by Russavia -- russavia (talk) 01:25, 19 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Pictogram voting comment.svg Comment I am creating this nomination on behalf of Oleg. Please accept this nomination as his, whilst I show him the ropes on Commons. russavia (talk) 01:25, 19 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support -- russavia (talk) 01:25, 19 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support -- Nick (talk) 01:26, 19 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support --Code (talk) 06:05, 19 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support --Bojars (talk) 06:18, 19 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support --Martin Falbisoner (talk) 09:06, 19 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support --Böhringer (talk) 09:44, 19 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support Yann (talk) 10:45, 19 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support --Kikos (talk) 11:10, 19 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Comment - Is it worth cloning out the tail of the other plane (and its reflection)? — Crisco 1492 (talk) 12:04, 19 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support --Halavar (talk) 13:15, 19 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support Chapeau! Welcome aboard, Oleg. --El Grafo (talk) 16:00, 19 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support --P e z i (talk) 21:52, 19 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol oppose vote.svg Oppose Background is ugly, otherwise, a good pic. Sorry. --AmaryllisGardener talk 00:05, 20 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support --Mile (talk) 07:57, 20 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support An ordinary shot of an airliner made extraordinary by night. Daniel Case (talk) 16:13, 20 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support--Jacek Halicki (talk) 19:19, 20 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support Kruusamägi (talk) 20:45, 20 December 2014 (UTC)

File:Western.male.jpg[edit]

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Male western bluebird

File:Formatura do Projeto Soldado Cidadão (15759038690).jpg[edit]

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Member of the Brazilian Forças Armadas
  • Pictogram voting info.svg Info Member of the Brazilian Armed Forces. Created by Ministério da Defesa/PH Freitas - uploaded by Russavia - nominated by Russavia -- russavia (talk) 00:47, 19 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support -- russavia (talk) 00:47, 19 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support Works for me. -- Ram-Man 01:26, 19 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support More pictures from Brazil! 😄 ArionEstar 😜 (talk) 09:33, 19 December 2014 (UTC)
    • Pictogram voting comment.svg Comment Yes, and more paintings, too. Maybe could you structure your votes with more heavy opinions...;)--Jebulon (talk) 13:03, 21 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support Hesitation and sadness face. hi is unclear why hi is there --Wilfredo R. Rodríguez H. (talk) 10:46, 19 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support --Halavar (talk) 13:16, 19 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support --El Grafo (talk) 15:55, 19 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol oppose vote.svg Oppose Typical candidate for a "portrait" framing, just because it is a "portrait". Too much space left and right.--Jebulon (talk) 13:07, 21 December 2014 (UTC)

File:Amanhecer no Hercules --.jpg[edit]

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Hills and God's Finger peak in Serra dos Órgãos National Park
@Daniel Case: I live in Brazil. I recommend you to come to this country. You will know a very different reality in Europe (nothing against Europe, please, I love Europe too). You will have the opportunity to meet a country with diversity. You will in wealthy cities who, at the same time, has its poor side. It is really impressive. And more pictures from Brazil! 😄 ArionEstar 😜 (talk) 21:59, 18 December 2014 (UTC)

File:Wikipedia Edit 2014.webm[edit]

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  • Pictogram voting info.svg Info created by VGrigas (WMF) - uploaded by VGrigas (WMF) - nominated by Pine -- Pine 19:55, 18 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support -- Pine 19:55, 18 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support -- Ashstar01 (talk) 20:36, 18 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support Yann (talk) 10:52, 19 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol oppose vote.svg Oppose Maybe I’m just stupid, but what’s featurable here? --Kreuzschnabel 14:22, 19 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol oppose vote.svg Oppose What's so special? It's just a boring summary of the events and most popular articles of 2014. I'm with Kreuzschnabel. --AmaryllisGardener talk 00:11, 20 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support James F. (talk) 17:34, 20 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol oppose vote.svg Oppose -- Per others. I also find that this type of media doesn't really belong here. Alvesgaspar (talk) 19:24, 20 December 2014 (UTC)

File:Ранкова палітра.jpg[edit]

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WLE 2014 8th place
  • Pictogram voting info.svg Info created and uploaded by Башкатов Віталій - nominated by Ram-Man
  • Pictogram voting info.svg Info This image won the 8th prize in the national contest of Ukraine in Wiki Loves Earth 2014
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support This is beautiful and has tons of wow. Even if this had a saturation boost, it still looks great and is quite useful. I'd print this and hang it up on my wall. Finally a good sunset/sunrise photo that is truly a standout. -- Ram-Man 14:21, 18 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support Simply Amazing. I almost get to see the Lord Jesus Christ here --Wilfredo R. Rodríguez H. (talk) 18:26, 18 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support Yann (talk) 18:31, 18 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support maybe overprocessed, but still a lot of wow! --Martin Falbisoner (talk) 09:10, 19 December 2014 (UTC)
I think over processing is acceptable provided it does not change the reality, in this case, an incredible sunset. --Wilfredo R. Rodríguez H. (talk) 10:14, 19 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support Looks like a painting. Amazing. --AmaryllisGardener talk 00:12, 20 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol oppose vote.svg Oppose -- I suppose it is a question of taste but this kind of oversaturation looks too kitsch to me. Alvesgaspar (talk) 19:26, 20 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol oppose vote.svg Oppose per Alvesgaspar. WB needs to be adjusted. --Uoaei1 (talk) 20:19, 20 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol oppose vote.svg Oppose per Alvesgaspar. Nothing natural here (to me)--Jebulon (talk) 02:19, 21 December 2014 (UTC)

File:Fonte Gaia - she wolf detail.jpg[edit]

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Fonte Gaia detail (built 1342). Wolves spouting water represent the mother-wolf of Remus and Romulus. Siena, Italy
  • Pictogram voting info.svg Info Fonte Gaia detail (built 1342). Wolves spouting water represent the mother-wolf of Remus and Romulus. Siena, Italy. All by --Mile (talk) 16:35, 18 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support -- Mile (talk) 16:35, 18 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support this is a "wow(!) effect" for me --Bojars (talk) 18:16, 18 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Pictogram voting comment.svg Comment Good catch, but it is tilted. Regards, Yann (talk) 18:32, 18 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Pictogram voting keep.svg Fixed Rotated. --Mile (talk) 18:59, 18 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support It's nice. Love it! ;P 😄 ArionEstar 😜 (talk) 22:03, 18 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support Jee 11:40, 19 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support Yann (talk) 14:28, 19 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol oppose vote.svg Oppose I'm sorry but I don't see anything featurable here. Composition is not attractive imo, the wolf is too much at the lower left corner and the pigeon is centered. Background is distracting. At full size the image shows a strange processing, or jpeg artifacts or something which spoils quality. Not really encyclopaedic either, this is not the best way to show the wolf, because there's a pigeon on it. --Kadellar (talk) 16:30, 19 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Pictogram voting info.svg Info Denoised. --Mile (talk) 17:24, 19 December 2014 (UTC)
  • I don't see a major improvement, sorry. I don't like composition and subject, so reproccessing won't probably be enough to gain my suport. --Kadellar (talk) 12:48, 21 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support -- ChristianFerrer 17:59, 19 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol oppose vote.svg Oppose per Kadellar. --AmaryllisGardener talk 00:13, 20 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol oppose vote.svg Oppose per Kadellar – too much empty space top and right, and unfortunate background. Funny shot though --Kreuzschnabel 07:55, 20 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support --Code (talk) 09:17, 20 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support --Archaeodontosaurus (talk) 18:51, 20 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support--Jacek Halicki (talk) 19:22, 20 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol oppose vote.svg Oppose A nice catch but the too busy composition is not featurable imo. Alvesgaspar (talk) 19:28, 20 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support Funny! --Uoaei1 (talk) 20:15, 20 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol oppose vote.svg Oppose Exactly per Alvesgaspar.--Jebulon (talk) 13:12, 21 December 2014 (UTC)

File:España vs Italia - 2014 CERH European Championship - 03.jpg[edit]

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España vs Italia, 2014 CERH European Championship.
  • Pictogram voting info.svg Info Marc Gual and Domenico Illuzzi struggling to possess the ball. Spain vs Italy, 2014 CERH Roller Hockey European Championship. I like zenithal shots very much, and in sports photography they provide a very different point of view. In this case (though not completely zenithal) it allowed me to avoid any other players, people, ads or fences in the frame; because of the players' positions it made a good diagonal composition. Created, uploaded and nominated by -- Kadellar (talk) 15:51, 18 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support -- Kadellar (talk) 15:51, 18 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support I think it is a very good and dynamic composition. Sport photos from above could be very intresting.--ArildV (talk) 09:44, 21 December 2014 (UTC)

File:17 Years of Sekar Jepun 2014-11-01 64 edit.jpg[edit]

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Kebyar duduk dance, performed by a dancer from the Sekar Jepun company

File:WsbR-Germany-2014-Race1-Jazeman Jaafar.jpg[edit]

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Jazeman Jaafar at the first race of the Formula Renault 3.5 at the Nürburgring in 2014

File:British Museum Reading Room Panorama Feb 2006 edit1.jpg[edit]

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A mesmerizing panorama of the Reading Room at the British Musuem
  • Pictogram voting info.svg Info created by Diliff - uploaded by Waugsberg - nominated by Se Horst -- Horst-schlaemma (talk) 11:28, 18 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support I think it's fantastic. Not bothered by some aliasing effects, the overall impression is just excellent. -- Horst-schlaemma (talk) 11:28, 18 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Pictogram voting comment.svg Comment Try {{Delistandreplace}} as original work is already featured here. Jee 11:41, 18 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Pictogram voting comment.svg Comment. Yes, this is a derivative of an existing featured picture... But also, I don't think it's actually an improvement on the original... It's slightly lower resolution horizontally as the projection has been changed, the contrast seems a bit flat, the edges have been cropped unnecessarily and the white balance is too warm. I followed the image back to its creation on the German FPC nomination and I'm not entirely sure what the objections to the original image were. It could be a poor translation from German using Google Translate, but it didn't make a lot of sense to me. Diliff (talk) 14:09, 18 December 2014 (UTC)

File:1. Island on The Sky North View.jpg[edit]

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Canyonlands National Park

File:Colored flowers b.jpg[edit]

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Flower Poster
  • Pictogram voting info.svg Info Second try (the first is here). I like this composition and colours very much and believe that FPC goes beyond strict encyclopedic value -- Alvesgaspar (talk) 19:48, 17 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support -- Alvesgaspar (talk) 19:48, 17 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol oppose vote.svg Oppose -- MrPoloczek (talk) 21:14, 17 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Not entitled to vote, sorry: at least 50 edits are needed. Alvesgaspar (talk) 21:30, 17 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support -- Glysiak (talk) 22:59, 17 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol oppose vote.svg Oppose I rechecked the last review and still hold that stand. More per Gnangarra's argument (lacks a common theme). Jee 03:38, 18 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support--Jebulon (talk) 02:22, 21 December 2014 (UTC)

File:Eicocon of eierzak van spinnen (Araneae).jpg[edit]

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SHORT DESCRIPTION
  • Pictogram voting info.svg Info Egg sac or egg sack of spiders (Araneae). created by Famberhorst - uploaded by Famberhorst - nominated by Famberhorst -- Famberhorst (talk) 19:03, 17 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support -- Famberhorst (talk) 19:03, 17 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Pictogram voting question.svg Question Does better identification possible? I see the spider below. :) Jee 03:43, 18 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Answer: spider that made the cocoon in there to lay eggs. it's a wasp spider (Argiope bruennichi).--Famberhorst (talk) 05:57, 18 December 2014 (UTC))
  • Then why not update the category? (Thanks for the info.) Jee 06:07, 18 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support Jee 06:40, 18 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support--H. Krisp (talk) 14:52, 18 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support --Alex Florstein (talk) 19:09, 18 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support --JLPC (talk) 16:57, 19 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support --Tamba52 (talk) 06:40, 20 December 2014 (UTC)

File:Goat baby in Margarita Island.jpg[edit]

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Goat baby in Margarita Island
  • Pictogram voting info.svg Info All by -- Wilfredo R. Rodríguez H. (talk) 16:45, 17 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol oppose vote.svg Strong oppose Poor cloning job, see annotations, far even from QI for me. Overexposed IMHO (not blown but washed-out colours), and generally no wow, it’s a nice pic of the animal but lacks something special. --Kreuzschnabel 19:01, 17 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Pictogram voting comment.svg Comment About cloning : not so easy, eh ?--Jebulon (talk) 19:47, 17 December 2014 (UTC)
Yes it is not easy, however, after of that (see history) anything is cinch :) --Wilfredo R. Rodríguez H. (talk) 19:55, 17 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol oppose vote.svg Oppose per Kreuzschnabel. --Alchemist-hp (talk) 21:52, 17 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Pictogram voting comment.svg Comment (I may be biased as it is difficult from me to get a support for domestic animals or garden flowers.) Although the baby is more adorable, the harsh light is not favorable to that theme. Less details compared to your existing fp. Jee 03:56, 18 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Pictogram voting comment.svg Comment I’d suggest to rename the image as well. Small goats are called kids in English, babies are always human (AFAIK, native speakers pls correct me if I’m wrong). --Kreuzschnabel 08:51, 18 December 2014 (UTC)
  • "Baby" is a generic name; glad to see apes and humans share it. :) Jee 09:01, 18 December 2014 (UTC)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lStjbjwCAgE
The origin of the word is "someone who should be breastfed" is well known breastfeeding of different animals by humans. I guess it was her harrowing instinct to hear the puppy scream the decision to feed, I say that I experienced, only I did not give him, he died he never spent the night. --Wilfredo R. Rodríguez H. (talk) 11:36, 18 December 2014 (UTC)

File:Franz von Assisi Kirche-DSC 0004w.jpg[edit]

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St. Francis of Assisi Church, Vienna

File:Öxarárfoss, Parque Nacional de Þingvellir, Suðurland, Islandia, 2014-08-16, DD 029.JPG[edit]

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Öxarárfoss, Þingvellir National Park, Suðurland, Iceland. The 20 meter high waterfall flows from the Öxará river and is one of the most visited attractions in Þingvellir National Park, one of the two World Heritage sites in Iceland.
  • Not entitled to vote, sorry: at least 50 edits are needed -- Alvesgaspar (talk) 21:32, 17 December 2014 (UTC)

File:Caladium 'Fireworks' Leaf.JPG[edit]

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Caladium 'Fireworks' leaf
  • Pictogram voting info.svg Info created, uploaded, nominated by -- Ram-Man 14:30, 17 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support -- Ram-Man 14:30, 17 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support Nice,beautiful colours --LivioAndronico talk 15:40, 17 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Pictogram voting question-blue.svg Request Please add a compatible license acceptable at fpc. Jee 17:00, 17 December 2014 (UTC)
    ✓ Done -- Ram-Man 18:03, 17 December 2014 (UTC)
    Thanks; Symbol support vote.svg Support love the details. Jee 03:07, 18 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Pictogram voting comment.svg Comment Excellent document, however I find the crop very tight.--Jebulon (talk) 19:49, 17 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support --Halavar (talk) 00:06, 18 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support--H. Krisp (talk) 14:53, 18 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support --Alex Florstein (talk) 19:09, 18 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support -- ChristianFerrer 17:58, 19 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support --Famberhorst (talk) 16:34, 20 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol oppose vote.svg Oppose Crop too tight.--Jebulon (talk) 13:09, 21 December 2014 (UTC)

File:Vällingbydepån September 2014 05.jpg[edit]

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Vällingby depot
  • Pictogram voting info.svg Info Vällingbydepån (the Vällingby Subway depot), Stockholm metro. The picture was taken from a helicopter, part of Wikimedia Sveriges aerial photography project. Created, uploaded and nominated by -- Arild Vågen (talk) 09:13, 17 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support -- ArildV (talk) 09:13, 17 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support --Bojars (talk) 14:43, 17 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support --Alex Florstein (talk) 18:10, 17 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support - Holy wow, this is how we do aerial photography! — Crisco 1492 (talk) 13:33, 18 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support -- Ram-Man 18:26, 18 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg SupportBruce1eetalk 07:03, 19 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support -- ChristianFerrer 17:54, 19 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support --Jklamo (talk) 13:50, 20 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support--Jacek Halicki (talk) 19:28, 20 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support A bit dull, but an interesting high-quality pic. --AmaryllisGardener talk 19:47, 20 December 2014 (UTC)

File:La scolie hirsute (Scolia hirta) MHNT fronton.jpg[edit]

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Scolia hirta

File:Pinus halepensis, Castries, Hérault 01.jpg[edit]

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Castries, Hérault, France.
  • Pictogram voting info.svg Info All by me. -- ChristianFerrer 20:36, 16 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support -- ChristianFerrer 20:36, 16 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support More paintings !!! :)) anyway, excellent management of the light in a simple but beautiful landscape. I like this very much.--Jebulon (talk) 23:11, 16 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support Wow! -- -donald- (talk) 08:02, 17 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Pictogram voting question.svg Question is this an HDR? -- Ram-Man 12:39, 17 December 2014 (UTC)
No -- ChristianFerrer 13:01, 17 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support --Alex Florstein (talk) 18:08, 17 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support And this wasn't in Estonia? Wow ... Daniel Case (talk) 04:31, 18 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support.--Famberhorst (talk) 06:01, 18 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support - Wow. — Crisco 1492 (talk) 13:36, 18 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support--JLPC (talk) 16:22, 18 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support per Jeb, Donald, Daniel and Crisco. Jee 03:52, 19 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support--Jacek Halicki (talk) 19:30, 20 December 2014 (UTC)

File:2014 Bożków, pałac 01.jpg[edit]

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Palace in Bożków

File:Castel Sant'Angelo at Night.jpg[edit]

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Castel Sant'Angelo at Night
  • Pictogram voting info.svg Info All by -- LivioAndronico talk 12:31, 16 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support -- LivioAndronico talk 12:31, 16 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support. -- Lothar Spurzem (talk) 22:14, 16 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support. -- Glysiak (talk) 23:52, 17 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol oppose vote.svg Oppose -- This is a nice picture in thumbnail size but not enough sharp in full size. I can almost see the body of Floria Tosca on the ground, near the gate... Alvesgaspar (talk) 19:32, 20 December 2014 (UTC)

File:Timema poppensis camouflaged on its host, Redwood (Sequoia sempervirens), California.jpeg[edit]

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Camouflaged stick insect
  • Pictogram voting info.svg Info created by Moritz Muschick- uploaded by Animalparty - nominated by User:Animalparty -- Animalparty (talk) 08:54, 16 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support -- Animalparty (talk) 08:54, 16 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol neutral vote.svg Neutral The idea is excellent, sadly the resulting image is a bit unsharp. Kleuske (talk) 11:21, 16 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol oppose vote.svg Oppose This is a wonderful shot, but the primary subject is just too unsharp. -- Ram-Man 18:54, 16 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol oppose vote.svg Oppose I agree that sharpness is not quite sufficient for FP. But I think this image has very high educational value, so I've nominated it at COM:VIC. --El Grafo (talk) 14:53, 17 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support Technically it's not perfect, but a lot of interest. --Archaeodontosaurus (talk) 18:45, 20 December 2014 (UTC)
  • weak Symbol support vote.svg Support Image is very interesting. I don't like how the antennae are not fully on the image and the sharpnes could be better. Kruusamägi (talk) 20:53, 20 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Full body and full antennae is very difficult for some insects. :( Jee 03:19, 21 December 2014 (UTC)

File:Phalanta alcippe by Nayikayam Thattu.jpg, featured[edit]

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Phalanta alcippe
  • Pictogram voting info.svg Info Phalanta alcippe, Small Leopard. All by me (except the butterfly which is a gift as His B'day is coming!). -- Jee 06:51, 16 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Preferred FP gallery: Animals/Arthropods/Lepidoptera
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support -- Jee 06:51, 16 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support --Code (talk) 11:30, 16 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support --Wilfredo R. Rodríguez H. (talk) 17:43, 16 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support I'd like a little more DoF, but the composition is excellent and it looks great at normal viewing distances. -- Ram-Man 18:53, 16 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support --Alex Florstein (talk) 19:05, 16 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support Perfect. Yann (talk) 20:52, 16 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support And 7 --LivioAndronico talk 22:50, 16 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support Perhaps not centered in the best way, but an excellent photo. --AmaryllisGardener talk 01:48, 17 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Yes; a centered composition is not so good. But the subject was very fast moving and disappeared soon. I got only fiver "keepers", and we can see it is in different location in all of them. My camera has some limitations; I've to move the spot focus point using a joystick, which takes time. The fixed LCD is also not very helpful as I've to kiss the mud to get a view. :) Thanks all for the quick appreciation. Jee 02:38, 17 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Yeah, I know how that is, that's why this amateur photographer sticks to moth photography, lights attract the moths overnight and then the next day, they're still there, and they don't fly during the day unless touched or bothered. Anyway, great pic! --AmaryllisGardener talk 03:08, 17 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Ha ha; I like your moths. BTW, I see some point in your suggestion and made a crop. There is plenty of room in original even if I'm in the closest focusing distance because the subject is very small. We have another Leopard which is bigger and more common compared to this. :) Jee 04:00, 17 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support --Böhringer (talk) 14:45, 17 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Note: A few pebbles cloned out as suggested by Wilfredo. Jee 16:44, 17 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support --Famberhorst (talk) 18:57, 17 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support -- ChristianFerrer 20:56, 17 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support --Halavar (talk) 00:04, 18 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support--H. Krisp (talk) 14:54, 18 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support--JLPC (talk) 16:21, 18 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support --Archaeodontosaurus (talk) 18:45, 20 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support Basik07 (talk) 13:30, 21 December 2014 (UTC)


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Result: 16 support, 0 oppose, 0 neutral → featured. /FPCBot (talk) 14:01, 21 December 2014 (UTC)

File:Vultures in the nest, Orchha, MP, India.jpg (delist)[edit]

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Vultures in the nest, Orchha, MP, India

Vultures in the nest, Orchha, MP, India

  • Pictogram voting info.svg Info I propose to replace the first image by the retouched version (corrected white balance, white building cloned out) (Original nomination)
  • Symbol redirect vote.svg Delist and replace -- Yann (talk) 18:13, 15 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol redirect vote.svg Delist and replace --AmaryllisGardener talk 01:55, 16 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol keep vote.svg Keep The new version is a decrease of the quality (artefacts, overexposition...) -- ChristianFerrer 20:45, 16 December 2014 (UTC)
After to have see the request here : Commons:Graphic Lab/Photography workshop#Vultures in the nest, I uploaded a try, maybe too satured? -- ChristianFerrer 22:38, 16 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol keep vote.svg Keep too manipulated, wrong colors. --Alchemist-hp (talk) 22:41, 16 December 2014 (UTC) --Alchemist-hp (talk) 18:16, 17 December 2014 (UTC)
    • @Alchemist-hp: Does this also apply to Christian's version? Regards, Yann (talk) 09:35, 17 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol redirect vote.svg Delist and replace --P e z i (talk) 15:02, 17 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol redirect vote.svg Delist and replace Excellent --Wilfredo R. Rodríguez H. (talk) 19:14, 17 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol redirect vote.svg Delist and replace Jee 03:58, 18 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol redirect vote.svg Delist and replace --Kreuzschnabel 07:58, 20 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol redirect vote.svg Delist and replace --Claus (talk) 20:53, 20 December 2014 (UTC)

File:Intern of the church Saint Mary above Minerva.jpg[edit]

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Interior of the church Saint Mary above Minerva
  • Pictogram voting delete.svg I withdraw my nomination Santa Maria sopra Minerva (English: Saint Mary above Minerva, Latin: Sancta Maria supra Minervam) is one of the major churches of the Roman Catholic Order of Preachers, better known as the Dominicans. The church's name derives from the fact that the first Christian church structure on the site was built directly over (Latin: supra) the ruins or foundations of a temple dedicated to the Egyptian goddess Isis, which had been erroneously ascribed to the Greco-Roman goddess Minerva.

The church is located in the Piazza della Minerva one block behind the Pantheon in the Pigna rione of Rome, Italy, within the ancient district known as the Campus Martius. The present church and disposition of surrounding structures is visible a detail from the Nolli Map of 1748. All by -- LivioAndronico talk 10:50, 14 December 2014 (UTC)

  • Symbol support vote.svg Support -- LivioAndronico talk 10:50, 14 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol oppose vote.svg Oppose Sorry, too soft, chromatic noise, cameras and rope are disturbing, ghosts and moving persons too... The "church-interior bar" is now very high, and this picture cannot be a FP in my opinion.--Jebulon (talk) 13:18, 14 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Pictogram voting comment.svg Comment We cannot expect every church interior to be a Diliff. I would support this one if a) the crop would be symmetric (which can be helped) and b) the right half would be as sharp as the left one (which cannot, it’s definitely unsharp. Maybe you ought to have this lens serviced.). --Kreuzschnabel 21:42, 14 December 2014 (UTC)
✓ Donethanks Kreuzschnabel ,tell me if is better in this way. Regards --LivioAndronico talk 00:01, 15 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Weak support Right side looks a bit overprocessed now, but considering the high resolution, it reaches FP level for me. Altogether a really nice shot. Would like to have some explanation of the TV cameras though on the description page. TV service starting soon? --Kreuzschnabel 08:30, 15 December 2014 (UTC)
Thanks for the support Kreuzschnabel, however, the Pope Francis came to the anniversary of the canonization of Saint Catherine of Siena (which is buried under the altar). --LivioAndronico talk 11:31, 15 December 2014 (UTC)

File:Flaming June, by Fredrick Lord Leighton (1830-1896).jpg, featured[edit]

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Flaming June, by Fredrick Lord Leighton


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Result: 10 support, 0 oppose, 0 neutral → featured. /FPCBot (talk) 22:02, 20 December 2014 (UTC)

File:Dülmen, Viktorkirmes auf dem Overbergplatz -- 2014 -- 3769.jpg[edit]

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Light traces of a ferris wheel, Viktorkirmes in Dülmen, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
  • Pictogram voting info.svg Info created by XRay - uploaded by XRay - nominated by XRay -- XRay talk 08:57, 14 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support -- XRay talk 08:57, 14 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support very good impression! --Martin Falbisoner (talk) 21:44, 14 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support Kruusamägi (talk) 21:44, 14 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol oppose vote.svg Oppose I'm not impressed by the composition or the lighting. Kleuske (talk) 12:22, 15 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support --Pelz (talk) 21:25, 15 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol oppose vote.svg Oppose QI but not FP. Better composition and size might help. Although the wheel is captured ok, it just looks too accidental framing. -- Colin (talk) 22:49, 15 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol neutral vote.svg Neutral I think it's a good pic, but it's a bit cut off. --AmaryllisGardener talk 01:58, 16 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support --Code (talk) 11:38, 16 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol oppose vote.svg Oppose While the lighting is good, I'm not convinced by the cut off composition. I agree with Colin, the framing just seems completely arbitrary. -- Ram-Man 19:16, 16 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol neutral vote.svg Neutral Although I like it very much, specialy the perspective. But per AmaryllisGardener, the crop prevent me to support, sorry. -- ChristianFerrer 05:23, 20 December 2014 (UTC)

File:2014 Scar House Reservoir Dam.jpg[edit]

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Dam of Scar House Reservoir
  • Pictogram voting info.svg Info all by --Kreuzschnabel 06:34, 14 December 2014 (UTC). It was a cloudy day with dull light but I happened to catch a beam of sunlight enlightening the dam in the afternoon (Exif time is UTC), setting it very nicely off the background. Looks definitely finer in full view. I only had a few seconds to set up a composition before the lighting changed again.
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support --Kreuzschnabel 06:34, 14 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Weak Symbol support vote.svg Support A little bit dark in the background. --XRay talk 07:57, 14 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Weak Support Per XRay--LivioAndronico talk 10:52, 14 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support I like the light, but I find the fence in foreground left disturbing. An horizontal or vertical crop could maybe help...--Jebulon (talk) 13:23, 14 December 2014 (UTC)
    • Pictogram voting comment.svg Comment I am with Slaunger here. Cropping would take too much off the image, and cloning would be too large a deception. --Kreuzschnabel 21:29, 14 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support Very good light and interesting structure, colors and texture of the stones. I see the point raised by Jebulon regarding the fence. It is not the prettiest, but I think that too much will be sacrificed by cropping it out. It would be tempting to clone out, but I think it would be a too big alteration of reality to be acceptable. -- Slaunger (talk) 14:32, 14 December 2014 (UTC)
    • Pictogram voting comment.svg Comment D’accord. --Kreuzschnabel 21:29, 14 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Comment. But why didn't you just shoot the image from the fence, or just to the right side of it? I know you would have had a lower point of view, but I think it would have improved the composition. The lighting is nice and really makes the dam stand out from its surroundings. Diliff (talk) 15:58, 14 December 2014 (UTC)
    • Pictogram voting comment.svg Comment Having read your question I wonder why I didn’t even consider to do so. Of course you’re right about the fence being cropped out but the lower point would lead to two issues: a considerable amount of background hill would be covered, and the battlements on the opposite wall would not be visible either. I don’t think that would improve the image. --Kreuzschnabel 21:29, 14 December 2014 (UTC)
      • Fair enough. It's always slightly unfair for viewers to tell you what you should have done, because they are usually unaware of the terrain and exactly how the change would affect the photo. It's easy to be an 'armchair critic' as they say. :-) Diliff (talk) 23:36, 14 December 2014 (UTC)
        • Yes, but "that's the game" as we say in french. Furthermore: "armchair critic one day, photographer the other" :-)--Jebulon (talk) 12:04, 17 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support --AmaryllisGardener talk 02:00, 16 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support -- ChristianFerrer 05:56, 17 December 2014 (UTC)
  • GA candidate.svg Weak support -- Ram-Man 18:41, 18 December 2014 (UTC)

File:Window details on Haus für Abgeordnete des Deutschen Bundestags at Wilhelmstraße 65 2014-07-12.jpg[edit]

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Windows on Haus für Abgeordnete des Deutschen Bundestags
  • Pictogram voting info.svg Info Noticing a recent nomination of a pattern of windows by Wilfredor, I got triggered to nominate this photo, which I like a lot, because I think it makes the observer curious how far this pattern of windows extends (at least that is my intention). And after the interesting debate about the artistic sides of photography recently on FPC talk, I am ready to try and nominate something (for me) 'untraditional' like this. Spoiler. Created, uploaded, and nominated by Slaunger -- Slaunger (talk) 23:15, 13 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support -- Slaunger (talk) 23:15, 13 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol neutral vote.svg Neutral It's a really nice composition but IMO it's not sharp enough.--XRay talk 07:59, 14 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support Overall sharpness is fine. At 100% there is a slight fuzz to the edges, but this vanishes otherwise. This isn't the kind of photo you want to be looking at that closely anyway, but rather one to appreciate on the whole from a greater distance. -- Ram-Man 19:03, 16 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support I love facades and this is a fascinating impression of a glassy one, well done! -- Horst-schlaemma (talk) 11:32, 18 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support --Bojars (talk) 09:30, 20 December 2014 (UTC)

File:Amazon CIAT (3).jpg[edit]

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SHORT DESCRIPTION
  • Pictogram voting info.svg Info Aerial view of a typical image of the Amazon rainforest: dense trees around on the rivers. Photographed near Manaus, Brazil. Created by Flickr - uploaded by Chronus - nominated by Arion -- 😄 ArionEstar 😜 (talk) 21:23, 13 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support Big wow factor. I nominate this picture mainly because I think we should have more FPs of the Amazon rainforest (Amazonia) and Brazil. -- 😄 ArionEstar 😜 (talk) 21:23, 13 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support Beautiful. --King of ♠ 02:30, 14 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol neutral vote.svg Neutral Beautiful but not sharp.--Claus (talk) 07:44, 14 December 2014 (UTC)
    That is something I also noticed, but consider: 1) This is an aerial photo; 2) trees are inherently unsharp. Just look at how bad the trees are in this photo compared to the (much farther) buildings in the skyline. So I lower my visual standards for foliage, since I know my eyes are deceiving me and real sharpness is higher than I perceive it to be. --King of ♠ 17:42, 14 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Weak Support I think this is the kind of image that could be done better, but it's very nice. The sharpness is fine for me. -- Ram-Man 19:01, 16 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support --AmaryllisGardener talk 01:51, 17 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Pictogram voting delete.svg I withdraw my nomination Many days (this nomination is almost closing) and no votes. 😄 ArionEstar 😜 (talk) 17:09, 20 December 2014 (UTC)

File:Pensive Bodhisattva 02.jpg[edit]

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Gilt-bronze Maitreya in Meditation (National Treasure No. 83) is a work of Buddhist art and a national treasure of the Republic of Korea.
  • Pictogram voting info.svg Info sculptor unknown (circa 7th century), photo created by the National Museum of Korea - uploaded by Lawinc82, edited by Crisco 1492 - nominated by Pine -- Pine 04:58, 13 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support -- Pine 04:58, 13 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support--Bojars (talk) 08:21, 13 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support - I really like the pose. — Crisco 1492 (talk) 11:47, 13 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support 😄 ArionEstar 😜 (talk) 17:24, 13 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support -- ChristianFerrer 05:54, 15 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support Kleuske (talk) 11:22, 16 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support Yes. -- Ram-Man 19:00, 16 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support Yann (talk) 20:54, 16 December 2014 (UTC)

File:Navajo generating station Page 2.jpg[edit]

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SHORT DESCRIPTION
  • Pictogram voting info.svg Info created & uploaded by Myrabella - nominated by Tomer T -- Tomer T (talk) 17:46, 12 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support -- Tomer T (talk) 17:46, 12 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support 😄 ArionEstar 😜 (talk) 19:09, 12 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol oppose vote.svg Oppose A pity that the station is shadowed by its own smoke! it's a lighting issue for me , sorry. -- ChristianFerrer 08:28, 13 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support Tomer T, thank you so much for this nomination! @Christian Ferrer: in fact, the smoke is the prominent element of this picture. I uploaded it to participate in the November Photo challenge about Smoke and to illustrate the section on the environmental impacts of the powerplant in the en:article in Wikipedia. --Myrabella (talk) 08:55, 13 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support Maybe I've cloned out the plastic bottle (a small detail), but I find it excellent, and really unusual here. No details of the plant itself are lost by the shadow of the smoke, IMO. Very good idea, Myrabellian achievement, I would say.--Jebulon (talk) 11:12, 13 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support I really like it. The smoke is the feature here and what a great capture -- I can find no similar image with the clouds or composition. -- Colin (talk) 11:30, 13 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support --Uoaei1 (talk) 11:37, 13 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support A big fluffy cloud. Daniel Case (talk) 16:10, 13 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support --Cayambe (talk) 17:36, 13 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support --King of ♠ 20:03, 13 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support -- Slaunger (talk) 22:32, 13 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support Pity the station is in shadow, would look even nicer otherwise. But enough wow for me this way too with the cloud. --Kreuzschnabel 07:02, 14 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support --XRay talk 07:56, 14 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support. Excellent image and I actually think the fact that the power plant is in shadow is an asset to the image rather than a drawback. Diliff (talk) 16:10, 14 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support --Halavar (talk) 17:39, 14 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support --Martin Falbisoner (talk) 21:45, 14 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support Nice find. The smoke appears to blend with the clouds. Excellent composition. Nikhil (talk) 03:41, 15 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support -- -donald- (talk) 07:30, 15 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol oppose vote.svg Oppose I hate to be one of the only opposers, but the composition's just not working for me. It lacks a "wow" factor. --AmaryllisGardener talk 02:01, 16 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support --Tamba52 (talk) 06:44, 20 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support --Archaeodontosaurus (talk) 18:46, 20 December 2014 (UTC)

File:Iglesia de San Pedro, Teruel, España, 2014-01-10, DD 11-12 HDR.JPG, featured[edit]

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St. Peter's church, Teruel, Spain
  • Pictogram voting info.svg Info created by Poco a poco - uploaded by Poco a poco - nominated by MarcoAurelio -- M\A 23:39, 11 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Pictogram voting info.svg Info This picture is the winner of WLM in Spain 2014. Poco2 10:08, 12 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support -- M\A 23:39, 11 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support --Code (talk) 08:57, 12 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support Thanks again MarcoAurelio! Poco2 10:08, 12 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support --Kadellar (talk) 16:34, 12 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol oppose vote.svg Oppose This picture is no necessarily strongly distorted, and does not fit, IMO, the FP standards, as it is frequently the case, I'm afraid, of a lot of winners of WLM. And it is a pity.--Jebulon (talk) 19:02, 12 December 2014 (UTC)
    • The way I see it, Poco has traded tilted vertical lines in order to reduce perspective distortion. If Poco had used an architectural perspective, the distortion would have been greater. I still prefer to perserve straight vertical lines, but in wide views such as this, it is unavoidable to get some kind of distortion and the distortion is perhaps no worse than mine. I guess the difference between this image and my stitched images is that I can retain more sharpness and resolution so the distortion does not affect the quality as much. With a single frame, it is not so easy. Diliff (talk) 11:28, 15 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support The "standard" rectilinear view is an FP Commons:Featured picture candidates/File:Iglesia de San Pedro, Teruel, España, 2014-01-10, DD 10.JPG. This one is closer and sharper with more detail and better handling of the lighting. The ultra-wide rectilinear has its own distortions. And File:Iglesia de San Pedro, Teruel, España, 2014-01-10, DD 16-17 HDR.JPG is seriously bendy! The converging verticals draw the eye to the apex and make one feel small, looking up. This is a valid perspective choice, rather than a technical error. -- Colin (talk) 15:43, 13 December 2014 (UTC)
    • Both this and the second image you cited are standard rectilinear though. As far as I can see, the only difference is the position and tilt of the camera. The angle of view seems the same although unlike the other image, the shutter speed, aperture and focal length have been removed from the EXIF data of the file so I can't be sure. Diliff (talk) 11:28, 15 December 2014 (UTC)
      • I have added more information, also the camera settings (ISO 100, 17 mm f/11 2,5s and 8s). One thing, though, I haven't removed anything. As I've explained here and there I have a problem with the EXIF info update module of my enfusion SW that I used for (pseudo-) HDRs. I don't aim to hide any information, the other way around. Poco2 12:02, 15 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Pictogram voting comment.svg Comment Regarding the observations of Diliff and Colin I pretty much agree with them. In this picture I got "in the middle of the thing" and the result of a 17mm lens is what you see. I could make a version where verticals are vertical but, apart from the fact that I'd lose half of the picture, the result wouldn't be what I was looking for: "transporting" the viewer into the picture. One of the constraints of the picture when I took it was to be careful with the crop at the top (specially the middle top). David, I think that you'd have a worse time even in Spain to take pictures of churches with a tripod 15 minutes long than in France. I negotiated it (hard) after explaining what the picture was for and got inside 5 minutes before everybody else did in the afternoon allowance. Sometimes I do really miss a kind of acreditation for Wikimedia, that would ease my life. Poco2 12:02, 15 December 2014 (UTC)
    • Sorry, I didn't mean that you were deliberately hiding the EXIF data, just that it is missing. It's frustrating that they are so restrictive about photography. There are many locations in England that I would love to be able to photograph but getting permission is hard. I've written to many organisations asking for permission but of course I'm not officially representing Wikimedia, so I'm not usually given any special allowances. Really, the only notable example so far who has given me permission is St Paul's Cathedral. That was a big success though, because photography is usually completely forbidden and there are not many high quality photos of the interior anywhere on the internet. I was given a whole hour but it wasn't really enough. I wish I had another chance because now with my 50mm lens and a bit more experience shooting church interiors, I would have been able to take better photos, but I'm happy with what I managed to take under some time pressure. I have managed to get permission to photograph the interiors of the Bodleian Library in Oxford (again, photography is usually strictly forbidden) and I will be visiting in early January in the morning before it opens to the University. Lighting and time will be very limited, so I'm not sure what results I'll get, but we will see. I agree though, it would be great to get accreditation or for Wikimedia to be able to negotiate on our behalf somehow. Diliff (talk) 13:52, 15 December 2014 (UTC)
    • Diliff by "standard" I meant "looking straight ahead", as well as the choice of projection. I think here "pointing the camera up" is a good creative choice here. It displays aspects of the view one sees if one were there, looking up, but also (since it is a flat fixed 2D view) has attributes one wouldn't see. Not everything unnatural that is due to a lens is a "fault". For example, with shooting a photo with shallow depth of field -- something the eye never sees. So is background blur a distortion just because it isn't how we perceive the world in person? And bokeh highlights are merely a lens artifact. The viewer isn't mislead here. Architectural perspective is not the only one. My 2p. -- Colin (talk) 13:14, 15 December 2014 (UTC)
      • Ah ok, I agree, the tilt is good for the composition in this case (although the altar isn't exactly centred so the symmetry is an issue). Just as we don't see a shallow depth of field with our own eyes, we also don't see vertical lines leaning inward as a camera does so I agree there also. We would if our retina extended across our whole field of view, but it doesn't, so we move our eyes to re-centre the view and the vertical line straightens when it is centred. However, I think that is a good argument for why we should (if we can) try to preserve the vertical lines - it better matches what our eyes see. I admit that it isn't possible to do so in this image without introducing fairly significant distortion elsewhere. So yes, in short, I agree that it isn't a rule for all cases, just a guideline that works in most non-extreme cases. Diliff (talk) 13:52, 15 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support, although as mentioned above, it isn't entirely symmetrical. Could benefit from a slight crop to the right hand side. Diliff (talk) 13:55, 15 December 2014 (UTC)
    Diliff: True, I didn't notice that asymmetry. I applied a slight crop on the right. Poco2 14:12, 15 December 2014 (UTC)
Well, it managed to win WLM Spain, so I guess nobody else noticed either. ;-) Diliff (talk) 14:19, 15 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support --fedaro (talk) 15:39, 15 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support -- Ram-Man 18:58, 16 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support -- ChristianFerrer 20:53, 17 December 2014 (UTC)


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File:An der Obertrave-Luebeck-DSC 0482w.jpg[edit]

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Listed buildings An der Obertrave, Lübeck
  • Pictogram voting info.svg Info created, uploaded and nominated by -- P e z i (talk) 17:06, 11 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Pictogram voting info.svg Info An der Obertrave, listed buildings (cultural heritage monuments) nr. 6-8 and 11-15, Lübeck, Schleswig-Holstein, Germany --P e z i (talk) 17:06, 11 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Supportsupport for alternative version --P e z i (talk) 17:23, 14 December 2014 (UTC) -- P e z i (talk) 17:06, 11 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support--Jacek Halicki (talk) 18:24, 11 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support Daniel Case (talk) 21:25, 11 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support --Böhringer (talk) 08:55, 12 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support very hanseatic --Martin Falbisoner (talk) 09:46, 12 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Pictogram voting comment.svg Comment I like it, I've suggested a crop. IMO you have to sacrifice the reflection, there is to much empty water in the composition.--Jebulon (talk) 11:07, 13 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support I agree with Jebulon to crop the bottom, but I would remove less than proposed by Jebulon, just about 50% --Uoaei1 (talk) 18:00, 13 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support --Halavar (talk) 17:33, 14 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support I prefer this version. 😄 ArionEstar 😜 (talk) 00:17, 15 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support I prefer this version too.--Hubertl (talk) 04:11, 15 December 2014 (UTC)

Alternative version; bottom cropped[edit]

An der Obertrave-Luebeck-DSC 0482w2 crop.jpg

  • Pictogram voting info.svg Info cropped version between the suggestions by Jebulon and Uoaei1; tried to keep the mirrored image of the towers in the middle of the picture. --P e z i (talk) 17:23, 14 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support changed my vote to this version. --P e z i (talk) 17:23, 14 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support I follow you. Thanks for this compromise.--Jebulon (talk) 17:38, 14 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support Very good! --Uoaei1 (talk) 20:44, 14 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support --JLPC (talk) 16:34, 15 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support better. --Alchemist-hp (talk) 21:56, 17 December 2014 (UTC)


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File:Mastiff Vehicle .50 Calibre Heavy Machine Gun Night Firing MOD 45158051.jpg, not featured[edit]

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Mastiff armoured vehicle machine gun fire.
  • Pictogram voting info.svg Info created by Babbs Robinson - uploaded by -- (talk) 12:32, 11 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support -- (talk) 12:32, 11 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Weak support Wow is significant, the red lightning underlines the dramatic atmosphere. The composition is very convincing and emanates power. Rather terrible quality-wise in 100%. I mean worse than I would expect given the difficult lightning conditions, but for me wow mitigates these quality issues. -- Slaunger (talk) 19:58, 11 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Pictogram voting comment.svg Comment this picture terrifies me. They will use it in ten years against protesters. And they will justify it as a terrorist defense.--Hubertl (talk) 21:52, 11 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support per Slaunger --Martin Falbisoner (talk) 09:42, 12 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol oppose vote.svg Oppose per Slaunger, but for me wow don't mitigates these quality issues. -- ChristianFerrer 08:24, 13 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol oppose vote.svg Oppose, following ChristianFerrer --Jebulon (talk) 11:14, 13 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Weak Symbol support vote.svg Support. It looks great downsampled 50%, which is still a good 3 MP. That, combined with the huge "wow," makes me want to support. --King of ♠ 20:09, 13 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol oppose vote.svg Oppose, per ChristianFerrer --P e z i (talk) 17:37, 14 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol oppose vote.svg Oppose per ChristianFerrer. --AmaryllisGardener talk 02:05, 16 December 2014 (UTC)


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Result: 4 support, 4 oppose, 0 neutral → not featured. /-- ChristianFerrer 14:24, 21 December 2014 (UTC)

File:Snow at Camp Bastion MOD 45158232.jpg, not featured[edit]

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Night-time snowstorm at Camp Bastion, Afghanistan.
  • Pictogram voting info.svg Info created by Sergeant Paul Shaw - uploaded by -- (talk) 12:20, 11 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support -- (talk) 12:20, 11 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support Excellent composition and mood mitigates rather poor tecnical quality. It is also a difficult shot though, and I think it is very good at showing the snowy conditions in Camp Bastion. -- Slaunger (talk) 20:02, 11 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support per Slaunger --Martin Falbisoner (talk) 09:41, 12 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support Very good. --XRay talk 12:12, 12 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol oppose vote.svg Oppose Far much too dark, almost a half of the picture is just black. Is the man a soldier ? Look, dear friends photographers, the man is carrying... a tripod ! Sorry, this picture does not say anything to me. And of course, the rather poor technical quality does not help...--Jebulon (talk) 22:34, 13 December 2014 (UTC)
    • Pictogram voting comment.svg Comment @Jebulon:: According to the metadata linked to from the file page the person is an "army photographer", which for me indicates that he is not a civilian. If you are an army photographer, you are as far as I can understand still a soldier first and (at least in the U.S. Army) "you may be expected to join the fight, fire your rifle and still be expected to take photos of the action". -- Slaunger (talk) 22:43, 13 December 2014 (UTC)
    • Pictogram voting comment.svg Comment The equivalent role in the UK army does not state explicitly that you are considered a soldier, but they are as far as I can understand members of the Royal Logistics Corps. For me, that means they are 'soldiers' and they have the ranks of Corporal, Sergeant (depicted person) and Staff Sergeant. -- Slaunger (talk) 22:56, 13 December 2014 (UTC)
    • Yes of course, but I find this a bit disappointing... And obviously his tripod is not as good as mine...--Jebulon (talk) 11:05, 14 December 2014 (UTC)
      • @Jebulon:: You mean it is dissapointing that the army photographer is carrying a tripod and not a rifle? Anyway, knowing the weight of your tripod, which share some of the characteristics of this one, I doubt an army photographer would survive long in a combat situation if you swapped the gear. Clin -- Slaunger (talk) 14:42, 14 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol oppose vote.svg Oppose Most of it's in the dark and the composition lacks "wow". --AmaryllisGardener talk 02:06, 16 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support Symbol oppose vote.svg Oppose per P e z i and commons policy. -- Ram-Man 18:56, 16 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support. Yesterday's news horrified me. If this is the situation, we need military deployment in schools. Jee 10:18, 17 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support --El Grafo (talk) 12:02, 17 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol oppose vote.svg Oppose to many dark areas. --Alchemist-hp (talk) 21:57, 17 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol oppose vote.svg Oppose too dark, no wow, taken with 36MP equipment and downsampled to 6MP. --P e z i (talk) 09:45, 18 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Pictogram voting info.svg Info I wrote to the photographer (Paul Shaw) to enquire about the depicted person. He has given me a reply and asked me to publish parts of his mail here.
    • (Paul Shaw, the photographer): The figure in the Photo is a Sergeant and part of the combat camera team. We serve bout an average of 10 years as soldiers before becoming photographers and we are trained the same as any other soldier. Our day to day job is photography for the Army and MoD however when on exercise and operations we carry the same kit as every other soldier and our camera kit on top.
  • -- Slaunger (talk) 21:10, 18 December 2014 (UTC)


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File:Bixby Creek Bridge, California, USA - May 2013.jpg, featured[edit]

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Bixby Creek Bridge
  • Pictogram voting info.svg Info created by Diliff - uploaded by Diliff - nominated by Diliff -- Diliff (talk) 14:35, 10 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support -- Diliff (talk) 14:35, 10 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support, once I looked closer and realized that dark spot above the bridge is not an errant cloud's shadow but a coniferous tree. Daniel Case (talk) 20:33, 10 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support nice place, nice image. --Alchemist-hp (talk) 22:03, 10 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support -- Colin (talk) 22:16, 10 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support Nikhil (talk) 03:44, 11 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support I went three times over this bridge, but always coming from the other side. Unfortunately I never got out of the car to enjoy this part of the CA1.--Hubertl (talk) 07:31, 11 December 2014 (UTC)
    • It's worth stopping, there is a car park just 100 metres away from the bridge. But you could stop every few Kms and never actually get anywhere. The scenery is quite stunning. Some of the very best views unfortunately had nowhere to stop. :-) Diliff (talk) 09:19, 11 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support --Martin Falbisoner (talk) 12:15, 11 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support - Have we started the "Diliff Original Nomination" club yet? — Crisco 1492 (talk) 14:44, 11 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support--Jacek Halicki (talk) 18:27, 11 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support yeah --Wladyslaw (talk) 20:19, 11 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support per Wladyslaw. --Kadellar (talk) 21:20, 11 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol oppose vote.svg Oppose Sorry, while I generally admire your photos, I feel like this shot is not up to your other quality work. Shooting southbound is what most photographers do at this place. However, I would have suggested also exploring the other side of the road (to the viewer's left). That view exposes more of the Pacific and makes the viewer understand the height of the canyon better. Now, what I don't like is your choice of the time of day. Also, the climatic conditions were somewhat unfavorable (see the hazy sky in the background). In general (and maybe I'm more biased than everybody else because I know the place well), this specific shot lacks the wow for me. Again, your other work is outstanding. Best, --Frank Schulenburg (talk) 02:09, 12 December 2014 (UTC)
Hi Frank, I understand your point but your suggested view has the big disadvantage that the power supply lines are disturbing the scenery in a significant way. And I think the coast line in Diliffs image is a good framing for this bridge. --Wladyslaw (talk) 07:22, 12 December 2014 (UTC)
Frank, I did actually explore both sides of the bridge but didn't find a view that I liked. I agree that the other side gives a better impression of the height of the bridge, but I think it's an inferior view of the coastline because it's mostly obscured behind the bridge and the hill on the left. I don't think either view is necessarily 'the best'. They are show different things more clearly. I don't consider the haze a particularly unfavourable condition. It's subtle and doesn't really affect anything but the clarity of the horizon. It was pretty characteristic of my entire 2 day drive along the coast, lots of nice deep blue skies but a persistent haze along the horizon. Diliff (talk) 11:26, 12 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support --Chrumps (talk) 18:30, 12 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support Hard contrast and could be nice more beach too, however, excellent --Wilfredo R. Rodríguez H. (talk) 01:38, 13 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support. Link to existing fp for ref. Jee 06:02, 14 December 2014 (UTC)


Confirmed results:
Result: 14 support, 1 oppose, 0 neutral → featured. /-- ChristianFerrer 14:21, 21 December 2014 (UTC)
This image will be added to the FP category: Places/Architecture/Bridges

File:Polyommatus bellargus male, Aveyron, France - Diliff.jpg, featured[edit]

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Polyommatus bellargus male butterfly
  • Pictogram voting info.svg Info created by Diliff - uploaded by Diliff - nominated by Diliff -- Diliff (talk) 14:34, 10 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support -- Diliff (talk) 14:34, 10 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support --Halavar (talk) 14:39, 10 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support Impressive. --C messier (talk) 16:32, 10 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support This confirms to me: If you have this lens, never leave the house without it!--Hubertl (talk) 19:29, 10 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support beautiful colour -- Colin (talk) 22:16, 10 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support Kruusamägi (talk) 23:41, 10 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support Nikhil (talk) 03:44, 11 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg SupportBruce1eetalk 05:07, 11 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol oppose vote.svg Oppose Shallow DOF, f/8 on FF migth not be good idea. Crop could be biger. --Mile (talk) 10:52, 11 December 2014 (UTC)
    • The DOF is 'good enough' by macro standards though, and all important details are sharp. Only the top edges of the wings are out of focus. It is very difficult to get a macro shot of a butterfly with its entirety in focus as you probably know. If you look at other FPs in this category, you will find that virtually all of them have similarly limited DOF, and many of them with significantly poorer sharpness and detail. Diliff (talk) 16:54, 11 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support Magnificent. --AmaryllisGardener talk 14:45, 11 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support - This image was my main reason for purchasing my own macro lens. — Crisco 1492 (talk) 14:46, 11 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support--Jacek Halicki (talk) 18:29, 11 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support good DoF imo. --Kadellar (talk) 21:21, 11 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support An unusual Diliff - no tone mapping, no stitching - but excellent in any way --Uoaei1 (talk) 07:02, 12 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Qualified support One would wish for all the butterfly to be in focus, but I understand the limitations explained above. Daniel Case (talk) 16:11, 13 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support Jee 06:14, 14 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support --fedaro (talk) 20:25, 14 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support --Schnobby (talk) 17:15, 15 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support -- H. Krisp (talk) 21:24, 15 December 2014 (UTC)


Confirmed results:
Result: 18 support, 1 oppose, 0 neutral → featured. /-- ChristianFerrer 14:19, 21 December 2014 (UTC)
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File:Jatra Posters and a Tram.JPG[edit]

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Jatra posters and a tram
  • Pictogram voting info.svg Info Jatra posters are visible through a moving tram at Kolkata, India. c/u/n by Dey.sandip -- Dey.sandip (talk) 07:50, 10 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support -- Dey.sandip (talk) 07:50, 10 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support Good capture: makes you want to investigate the image. -- Colin (talk) 08:39, 10 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support nice idea. Nikhil (talk) 03:42, 11 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Pictogram voting info.svg Info Uploaded a version which is in sRGB color-space. --Dey.sandip (talk) 13:23, 11 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support --Villy Fink Isaksen (talk) 14:48, 11 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support I like this execution of the blurred-tram idea so much more than this one. Daniel Case (talk) 16:17, 13 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Pictogram voting info.svg Info Added Geo-location data. -- Dey.sandip (talk) 16:25, 13 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Pictogram voting comment.svg Comment I am afraid that FOP in India does not allow this. Nice image nevertheless. Regards, Yann (talk) 20:04, 14 December 2014 (UTC)
    • Pictogram voting comment.svg Comment Well, I am not sure what the FOP-India mentions. The posters are only a portion of the overall frame (which is essentially a street scene), and no close-ups of only the posters have been captured. The posters are appearing as anyone can see them from a road-side position in a public setting. I am not sure how that violates anything, but as I said, I am not really aware of any issue here. If someone can throw some light on this, or why the image should be disallowed on this ground, I'll be happy to know. -- Dey.sandip (talk) 21:40, 14 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Pictogram voting info.svg Info Image promoted as QI. Also, checked the conditions of FOP in India. Since in this image, the posters only occupy a part of the frame (which is a street scene) and the posters were visible and accessible in a public setting, there should be no issue with regards to FOP. The image is therefore fine in this regard. --Dey.sandip (talk) 09:25, 15 December 2014 (UTC)
    • Pictogram voting comment.svg Comment FOP in India allows onlt 3D works. And since the poster is an essential part of this picture, I don't think it can be de minimis. The only valid defense would be that it is not readable, and that it is only a patch of colors... Regards, Yann (talk) 09:53, 16 December 2014 (UTC)
      • Pictogram voting comment.svg Comment I agree with you that all the details in the poster are not readable. In fact, that was not the intention of the photograph either, for which a close up of only the poster could have been captured. The intention of the photograph was to capture an impression of the shop and the street (with posters adorning it) using a moving tram in the foreground. -- Dey.sandip (talk) 11:04, 16 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Pictogram voting delete.svg I withdraw my nomination Utterly disappointed with the lack of response here -- Dey.sandip (talk) 07:54, 19 December 2014 (UTC)
    • What kind of response were you thinking FPC could give? IMO Yann killed the nomination and should have sent it to deletion for review by those who (claim to) know these things. Perhaps if it survives deletion it can be renominated without doubts. -- Colin (talk) 08:35, 19 December 2014 (UTC)

File:Canadian window + indian summer.JPG, not featured[edit]

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A window and its outside taken during indian summer, Canada
  • Pictogram voting info.svg Info created, uploaded and nominated by SteGrifo27 -- SteGrifo27 (tell me) 23:49, 9 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support -- SteGrifo27 (tell me) 23:49, 9 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol oppose vote.svg Oppose the image quality isn't OK: noisy in the dark areas, chromatic aberration. The main, the indian summer: is only an unsharp part of this image. No FP for me. --Alchemist-hp (talk) 01:26, 10 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol oppose vote.svg Oppose No wow, and not much likelihood of getting any through editing. Daniel Case (talk) 06:48, 10 December 2014 (UTC)
  • strong Symbol oppose vote.svg Oppose. --Yikrazuul (talk) 13:08, 10 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol oppose vote.svg Oppose the underexposed foreground, and a generally unimpressive picture EoRdE6 (talk) 19:59, 10 December 2014 (UTC)


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Result: 1 support, 4 oppose, 0 neutral → not featured. /Yann (talk) 09:54, 16 December 2014 (UTC)

File:Torre America Building Facade in Caracas, Venezuela.jpg[edit]

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Torre America Building Facade in Caracas, Venezuela.
Yes but its not my idea, my inspiration was a image of @Alvesgaspar: --Wilfredo R. Rodríguez H. (talk) 08:53, 10 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support --King of ♠ 01:39, 10 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support I like it! I almost think I should be playing a board game on it! Daniel Case (talk) 06:49, 10 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support --Böhringer (talk) 07:06, 10 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support Next time try a stitch to get more resolution. Then your photo of a building facade could be worth £1.5 million. PS I saw Gursky's Montparnasse in a photo exhibition last week: it is very big, but only a two-photo stitch and done in 1993 so we can do better now with only a cheap DSLR and some free software :-) -- Colin (talk) 08:50, 10 December 2014 (UTC)
Do stitch is not posible :( because, This photo was taken from an interstate, Unfortunately for these cases the camera is important. I am sorry --Wilfredo R. Rodríguez H. (talk) 08:53, 10 December 2014 (UTC)

Another version[edit]

Full version

*Pictogram voting comment.svg Comment please respect the nomination process. This is NOT an alternative, but another picture. This is NOT another version, but another crop. It should be another nomination.--Jebulon (talk) 21:26, 10 December 2014 (UTC)

  • Jebulon, this is exactly what an alt is for -- different crops or processes of the same image. If it was another version uploaded over the top of the existing one, it wouldn't be an alt but just an update. -- Colin (talk) 22:13, 10 December 2014 (UTC)
So, if Jebulon is right, the two pictures can be FP. 😄 ArionEstar 😜 (talk) 22:19, 10 December 2014 (UTC)
I really dont underestand, this jpg picture have the same time shoot (See EXIF). --Wilfredo R. Rodríguez H. (talk) 23:05, 10 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support in my opinion: this is an alt image and I prefer this one. It works better for me. --Alchemist-hp (talk) 22:05, 10 December 2014 (UTC)
        • It appears that I'm wrong, please excuse me.--Jebulon (talk) 20:34, 11 December 2014 (UTC)
          • Hi Jebulon, there is no need to apologize. Your opinion is also a valid and acceptable opinion! Why not ... :-) --Alchemist-hp (talk) 18:01, 13 December 2014 (UTC)
            • Sorry Al, I did not express a wrong opinion, but just made a mistake about a fact...--Jebulon (talk) 22:47, 13 December 2014 (UTC)
              • Vous ne avez pas besoin de se excuser, je apprécie vos opinions. Je apprécie votre travail. Merci --Wilfredo R. Rodríguez H. (talk) 23:12, 13 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support I prefer this version. -- Colin (talk) 22:13, 10 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support--LivioAndronico talk 22:25, 10 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support Although focus is a little soft at the top, but we need more FPs from, e.g., Caracas. -- Slaunger (talk) 22:45, 10 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support --Martin Falbisoner (talk) 12:16, 11 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support--Jacek Halicki (talk) 18:31, 11 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support I wish it was bigger. --Kadellar (talk) 17:15, 12 December 2014 (UTC)
I uploaded another version with a row more of windows, I am not sure if it is ok --Wilfredo R. Rodríguez H. (talk) 17:48, 13 December 2014 (UTC)
Symbol support vote.svg Support now. 😄 ArionEstar 😜 (talk) 18:03, 13 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support Either one. --King of ♠ 20:11, 13 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support --JLPC (talk) 16:37, 15 December 2014 (UTC)


Confirmed results:
Result: 10 support, oppose, neutral → featured. /😄 ArionEstar 😜 (talk) 16:43, 15 December 2014 (UTC)
This image will be added to the FP category: Places/Architecture
The chosen alternative is: File:Torre América, Caracas, Venezuela.jpg


Fjernelse af fremragende-status[edit]

Nogle gange hænder det at statussen for fremragende billeder ændres. Billeder som tidligere var god nok, vil ikke længere blive anset som det. Her listes billeder som du ikke længere synes fortjener at være det. Da trænges to tredels majoritet (og mindst fem stemmer) som er enig i at fjerne statussen fra billedet. Eftersom ikke to tredele af stemmerne er enig i at fjerne statussen, bliver den beholdt. Her stemmer man med {{keep}} (behold billedet som fremragende) eller {{delist}} (billedet fortjener ikke længere at være fremragende). Når du nominerer et billede her, tag med linket til den oprindelige nomination (den findes under Links på billedtes beskrivelsesside. Brug dette link for at lægge til en fjerningskandidat.

Featured picture candidates[edit]

File:Hellas Chaos on Mars.jpg[edit]

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Hellas Chaos on Mars.
  • Pictogram voting info.svg Info created by Mars Express, uploaded and nominated by Yann (talk) 13:27, 21 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support 26 Mpx image with amazing colors and details. -- Yann (talk) 13:27, 21 December 2014 (UTC)

File:Skopje 2014 - Archeological Museum of Macedonia by night.jpg[edit]

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Skopje by night
  • Pictogram voting info.svg Info all by Pudelek -- Pudelek (talk) 11:22, 21 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support -- Pudelek (talk) 11:22, 21 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support The statues both in very dark areas and lighted areas give a very nice effect. -- ChristianFerrer 13:41, 21 December 2014 (UTC)

File:Dome of S.Peter in night.jpg[edit]

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Dome of S.Peter at night

File:Porto Covo December 2014-7a.jpg[edit]

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SHORT DESCRIPTION
  • Pictogram voting info.svg Info Lighthouse after sunset. Porto Covo, west coast of Portugal. all by Alvesgaspar (talk) 19:14, 20 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support -- Alvesgaspar (talk) 19:14, 20 December 2014 (UTC)

File:Wroclaw-katedra Jana Chrzciciela.jpg[edit]

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St. John Cathedral Church in Wrocław

File:Väikjärv 2011 09.jpg[edit]

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Väikjärv in South-Estonia
  • Pictogram voting info.svg Info created and uploaded by Vaido Otsar - nominated by Kruusamägi (talk) 17:26, 20 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support -- Kruusamägi (talk) 17:26, 20 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support WOW! 😄 ArionEstar 😜 (talk) 17:46, 20 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support Amazing symmetry --Uoaei1 (talk) 20:06, 20 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support Great! --Code (talk) 08:32, 21 December 2014 (UTC)

File:Vaade Suure Munamäe vaatetornist 2012 07.jpg[edit]

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View from Suur Munamägi, the highest peak in the Baltics
  • Pictogram voting info.svg Info created and uploaded by Vaido Otsar - nominated by Kruusamägi (talk) 17:26, 20 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support -- Kruusamägi (talk) 17:26, 20 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol neutral vote.svg Neutral Nice, but looks overprocessed --Uoaei1 (talk) 20:07, 20 December 2014 (UTC)

File:Interior Teatro Municipal de São Paulo.jpg[edit]

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Interior do Teatro Municipal de São Paulo
  • Pictogram voting info.svg Info created and uploaded by Wilfredor - nominated by Arion -- 😄 ArionEstar 😜 (talk) 17:25, 20 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support -- 😄 ArionEstar 😜 (talk) 17:25, 20 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support --Uoaei1 (talk) 20:11, 20 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Pictogram voting comment.svg Comment Generally impressive but there are at least two issues disturbing me: 1. the posterizing in the shadow parts on the left wall and 2. one unsharp area in the right back wall among perfectly sharp regions (at same distance). See annotations. --Kreuzschnabel 07:48, 21 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol oppose vote.svg Oppose Issues annotated by Kreuzschnabel are enough for decline a FP candidacy, which must show the best of the best, sorry.--Jebulon (talk) 13:00, 21 December 2014 (UTC)

File:Hrad Švihov od východu.jpg[edit]

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Autumn view of the Castle Švihov in Švihov in the Czech Republic

File:Podzim na Kašperku.jpg[edit]

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Autumn view of the Kašperk Castle, Bohemian Forest Foothills, southwestern Bohemia.
  • Pictogram voting info.svg Info created by Jiří Strašek - uploaded by Jiří Strašek - nominated by Jklamo -- Jklamo (talk) 13:45, 20 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support -- Jklamo (talk) 13:45, 20 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support --Pudelek (talk) 14:20, 20 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol oppose vote.svg Oppose Pity! What a great idea, lighting and composition – but not sharp enough for an FP of only 6 mpix. I suspect camera shake (vertical blur). --Kreuzschnabel 15:50, 20 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Pictogram voting comment.svg Comment - Please remove the several dust spots in the sky and correct the ccw tilt of the building. Alvesgaspar (talk) 19:19, 20 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support--polar123 (talk) 08:05, 21 December 2014 (UTC)

File:Morava river between Austria and Slovakia during sunset.jpg[edit]

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Morava river from Austrian side
  • Pictogram voting info.svg Info created by Doronenko - uploaded by Doronenko - nominated by Doronenko -- Doronenko (talk) 10:09, 20 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support -- Doronenko (talk) 10:09, 20 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support When I see this picture, I remember a scene in the Amazonia (Amazon rainforest) where the fisherman leaves his home to fish on the Amazon River. 😄 ArionEstar 😜 (talk) 11:55, 20 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol oppose vote.svg Oppose Good but no wow. --Kreuzschnabel 13:15, 20 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol oppose vote.svg Oppose Competently taken and edited, and I can see what you were thinking, but per Kreuzschnabel i'ts unexceptional. Daniel Case (talk) 16:12, 20 December 2014 (UTC)

File:Catedral Uspenski, Helsinki, Finlandia, 2012-08-14, DD 03.JPG[edit]

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Uspenski Cathedral, Helsinki
  • Pictogram voting info.svg Info created by Poco a poco - uploaded by Poco a poco - nominated by AmaryllisGardener -- AmaryllisGardener talk 00:27, 20 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support --AmaryllisGardener talk 00:27, 20 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol oppose vote.svg Oppose. I have to say, it might be the best vantage point to photograph the cathedral (I'm assuming it is, or Poco probably wouldn't have taken it from there), but I really dislike the fence in the foreground. It completely spoils the view IMO. Diliff (talk) 01:30, 20 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol oppose vote.svg Oppose I'm not bothered by the angle, but the contrail slicing across the golden spire just ruins it for me. Daniel Case (talk) 06:24, 20 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Pictogram voting comment.svg Comment Thanks a lot for the nomination AmaryllisGardener! To be honest I am not convinced, either, that this could be a FP. I think that actually the angle is the best one for this building, but I don't remember why I took it behind the fence, so that's a problem. The contrail mentioned by Daniel is also a minus and the lighting/timing was not the best either, because most of the building is in shadow. To my defense I've to say that I had a tough schedule in Helsinki and didn't have time to look for the best light in all places I was. Poco2 09:40, 20 December 2014 (UTC)

File:Radcliffe Camera, Oxford - Oct 2006.jpg[edit]

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Radcliffe Camera, Oxford
  • Pictogram voting info.svg Info created by Diliff - uploaded by Diliff - nominated by Diliff. I've been going through some of my old images that are featured pictures on the English Wikipedia but not on Commons. This is actually one of my oldest images (2006), but I think it still stands up to scrutiny 8 years later. -- Diliff (talk) 23:05, 19 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support -- Diliff (talk) 23:05, 19 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support Impresive view and quality, wow. Imagine that others seek a palette to bite while passing the visual orgasm --Wilfredo R. Rodríguez H. (talk) 00:02, 20 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support --Cayambe (talk) 00:13, 20 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support Daniel Case (talk) 06:25, 20 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support - Still going strong. — Crisco 1492 (talk) 13:25, 20 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support --Jklamo (talk) 14:05, 20 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Pictogram voting comment.svg Comment It is slightly tilted in CW direction Poco2 18:34, 20 December 2014 (UTC)
    • I don't think it is really, it's just that it was taken from a slightly off-centre position (the viewpoint from the church where I took the photo isn't perfectly in line with the building), which means that the doorway at the bottom isn't vertically aligned with the spire and gives the appearance of a tilt. I had a very close look and there seems to be a tiny amount of CW tilt (I measured it as 0.3 degrees), but that's only possible to notice if you are pixel peeping and aligning vertical lines against the edge of the screen, and I don't believe it's perceivable in regular viewing. The tilt that you are more likely to perceive is due to the visual illusion I mentioned above. Diliff (talk) 01:09, 21 December 2014 (UTC)

File:Watsons Bay - Camp Cove Beach, Sydney 2 - Nov 2008.jpg[edit]

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Watson's Bay, Sydney
  • Pictogram voting info.svg Info created by Diliff - uploaded by Diliff - nominated by Diliff. Watson's Bay is a residential harbour-side inner suburb of Sydney, and a really picturesque place to visit. -- Diliff (talk) 23:01, 19 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support -- Diliff (talk) 23:01, 19 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support You could sell an awful lot of pricey real estate with that, I bet. Daniel Case (talk) 06:27, 20 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support --Bojars (talk) 09:23, 20 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support--Jacek Halicki (talk) 19:01, 20 December 2014 (UTC)

File:Poertschach Westbucht Dampfschiff Thalia 27092014 139.jpg[edit]

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File:Parantica aglea at Nayikayam Thattu.jpg[edit]

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Parantica aglea
  • Pictogram voting info.svg Info Glassy Tiger (Parantica aglea) on Indian Snakeweed (Stachytarpheta jamaicensis). All by me -- Jee 16:25, 19 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support -- Jee 16:25, 19 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support I'm not a fan of the noise reduction eating into wing detail, but the overall composition and impact/wow are excellent. -- Ram-Man 17:22, 19 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Thanks Ram-Man. I looked on the image several times and compared it with most images available in web. What I understand is, as it's common name suggests, the wings have a "glassy" feel. It differs from other Tigers here. But I failed to find a formal document to support my conclusions. Jee 02:58, 20 December 2014 (UTC)

File:Building frontage in Valencia.jpg[edit]

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File:Skopje 2014 - Archeological Museum of Macedonia (by Pudelek).JPG[edit]

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Archeological Museum of Macedonia, Skopje
  • Pictogram voting info.svg Info all by Pudelek -- Pudelek (talk) 11:52, 19 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support -- Pudelek (talk) 11:52, 19 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Pictogram voting comment.svg Comment Nice and featurable IMHO. Only thing annoying me is the vandalism and rubbish corner in the lower right. I’d try to crop the left part so this spot is less central at least. Cropping out the dark building at the left edge would improve balance as well. --Kreuzschnabel 14:18, 19 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Pictogram voting info.svg Info - Ok, I uploaded cropped version --Pudelek (talk) 20:21, 19 December 2014 (UTC)

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Skopje 2014 - Archeological Museum of Macedonia (by Pudelek) - crop.jpg

Pictogram voting info.svg Info cropped photo --Pudelek (talk) 20:21, 19 December 2014 (UTC)

Pictogram voting question.svg Question What exactly has been cropped here? --Kreuzschnabel 15:51, 20 December 2014 (UTC)
ups, now is OK ;) --Pudelek (talk) 17:24, 20 December 2014 (UTC)

File:Big Ben, Londres, Inglaterra, 2014-08-11, DD 200.JPG[edit]

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Big Ben, officially known as the Elizabeth Tower (to celebrate the Diamond Jubilee of Elizabeth II) is a clock tower located in the Palace of Westminster in London (England). The tower holds the largest four-faced chiming clock in the world and is the third-tallest free-standing clock tower. The tower was completed in 1858 and has become one landmark of the city.
  • Pictogram voting info.svg Info Big Ben, officially known as the Elizabeth Tower (to celebrate the Diamond Jubilee of Elizabeth II) is a clock tower located in the Palace of Westminster in London (England). The tower holds the largest four-faced chiming clock in the world and is the third-tallest free-standing clock tower. The tower was completed in 1858 and has become one landmark of the city. All by me, Poco2 10:33, 19 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support -- Poco2 10:33, 19 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Pictogram voting comment.svg Comment Unusual and interesting perspective. I won’t ask to correct the converging lines on the left ;-) --Kreuzschnabel 14:22, 19 December 2014 (UTC)
    Kreuzschnabel, well, that is really good that you don't ask, because in the alternative you have even more of it :) Poco2 09:56, 20 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Pictogram voting comment.svg Comment Actually, I was wondering if the verticals had been slightly corrected already. I'm trying to understand the crunchy pixels at the top of the tower, which look like they have been sharpened and then scaled up in size. Since this is an obviously "looking up" view, uncorrected verticals may be best. The sky seems a bit posterised and/or noisy for iso 100. -- Colin (talk) 19:29, 19 December 2014 (UTC)
    Colin, I applied a partial correction, because going further I thought, would look too distorted. Let's see how the uncorrected version below goes, I am curious. Regarding the sky, to me it looks pretty smooth. I reduced the scope of the sharpening mask but without being really sure that it is necessary. Poco2 09:56, 20 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support Amazing. --AmaryllisGardener talk 00:04, 20 December 2014 (UTC)

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Big Ben, officially known as the Elizabeth Tower (to celebrate the Diamond Jubilee of Elizabeth II) is a clock tower located in the Palace of Westminster in London (England). The tower holds the largest four-faced chiming clock in the world and is the third-tallest free-standing clock tower. The tower was completed in 1858 and has become one landmark of the city.
  • Pictogram voting info.svg Info Alternative of the same picture with no correction at all. Poco2 09:56, 20 December 2014 (UTC)

File:Greenland Express Fokker F100 at Lviv International Airport (original).jpg[edit]

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Greenland Express Fokker F100 at Lviv International Airport
  • Pictogram voting info.svg Info created by Oleg Volkov (Pilotlviv) - uploaded by Russavia - nominated by Russavia -- russavia (talk) 01:25, 19 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Pictogram voting comment.svg Comment I am creating this nomination on behalf of Oleg. Please accept this nomination as his, whilst I show him the ropes on Commons. russavia (talk) 01:25, 19 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support -- russavia (talk) 01:25, 19 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support -- Nick (talk) 01:26, 19 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support --Code (talk) 06:05, 19 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support --Bojars (talk) 06:18, 19 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support --Martin Falbisoner (talk) 09:06, 19 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support --Böhringer (talk) 09:44, 19 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support Yann (talk) 10:45, 19 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support --Kikos (talk) 11:10, 19 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Comment - Is it worth cloning out the tail of the other plane (and its reflection)? — Crisco 1492 (talk) 12:04, 19 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support --Halavar (talk) 13:15, 19 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support Chapeau! Welcome aboard, Oleg. --El Grafo (talk) 16:00, 19 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support --P e z i (talk) 21:52, 19 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol oppose vote.svg Oppose Background is ugly, otherwise, a good pic. Sorry. --AmaryllisGardener talk 00:05, 20 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support --Mile (talk) 07:57, 20 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support An ordinary shot of an airliner made extraordinary by night. Daniel Case (talk) 16:13, 20 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support--Jacek Halicki (talk) 19:19, 20 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support Kruusamägi (talk) 20:45, 20 December 2014 (UTC)

File:Western.male.jpg[edit]

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Male western bluebird

File:Formatura do Projeto Soldado Cidadão (15759038690).jpg[edit]

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Member of the Brazilian Forças Armadas
  • Pictogram voting info.svg Info Member of the Brazilian Armed Forces. Created by Ministério da Defesa/PH Freitas - uploaded by Russavia - nominated by Russavia -- russavia (talk) 00:47, 19 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support -- russavia (talk) 00:47, 19 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support Works for me. -- Ram-Man 01:26, 19 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support More pictures from Brazil! 😄 ArionEstar 😜 (talk) 09:33, 19 December 2014 (UTC)
    • Pictogram voting comment.svg Comment Yes, and more paintings, too. Maybe could you structure your votes with more heavy opinions...;)--Jebulon (talk) 13:03, 21 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support Hesitation and sadness face. hi is unclear why hi is there --Wilfredo R. Rodríguez H. (talk) 10:46, 19 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support --Halavar (talk) 13:16, 19 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support --El Grafo (talk) 15:55, 19 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol oppose vote.svg Oppose Typical candidate for a "portrait" framing, just because it is a "portrait". Too much space left and right.--Jebulon (talk) 13:07, 21 December 2014 (UTC)

File:Amanhecer no Hercules --.jpg[edit]

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Hills and God's Finger peak in Serra dos Órgãos National Park
@Daniel Case: I live in Brazil. I recommend you to come to this country. You will know a very different reality in Europe (nothing against Europe, please, I love Europe too). You will have the opportunity to meet a country with diversity. You will in wealthy cities who, at the same time, has its poor side. It is really impressive. And more pictures from Brazil! 😄 ArionEstar 😜 (talk) 21:59, 18 December 2014 (UTC)

File:Wikipedia Edit 2014.webm[edit]

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  • Pictogram voting info.svg Info created by VGrigas (WMF) - uploaded by VGrigas (WMF) - nominated by Pine -- Pine 19:55, 18 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support -- Pine 19:55, 18 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support -- Ashstar01 (talk) 20:36, 18 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support Yann (talk) 10:52, 19 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol oppose vote.svg Oppose Maybe I’m just stupid, but what’s featurable here? --Kreuzschnabel 14:22, 19 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol oppose vote.svg Oppose What's so special? It's just a boring summary of the events and most popular articles of 2014. I'm with Kreuzschnabel. --AmaryllisGardener talk 00:11, 20 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support James F. (talk) 17:34, 20 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol oppose vote.svg Oppose -- Per others. I also find that this type of media doesn't really belong here. Alvesgaspar (talk) 19:24, 20 December 2014 (UTC)

File:Ранкова палітра.jpg[edit]

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WLE 2014 8th place
  • Pictogram voting info.svg Info created and uploaded by Башкатов Віталій - nominated by Ram-Man
  • Pictogram voting info.svg Info This image won the 8th prize in the national contest of Ukraine in Wiki Loves Earth 2014
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support This is beautiful and has tons of wow. Even if this had a saturation boost, it still looks great and is quite useful. I'd print this and hang it up on my wall. Finally a good sunset/sunrise photo that is truly a standout. -- Ram-Man 14:21, 18 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support Simply Amazing. I almost get to see the Lord Jesus Christ here --Wilfredo R. Rodríguez H. (talk) 18:26, 18 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support Yann (talk) 18:31, 18 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support maybe overprocessed, but still a lot of wow! --Martin Falbisoner (talk) 09:10, 19 December 2014 (UTC)
I think over processing is acceptable provided it does not change the reality, in this case, an incredible sunset. --Wilfredo R. Rodríguez H. (talk) 10:14, 19 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support Looks like a painting. Amazing. --AmaryllisGardener talk 00:12, 20 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol oppose vote.svg Oppose -- I suppose it is a question of taste but this kind of oversaturation looks too kitsch to me. Alvesgaspar (talk) 19:26, 20 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol oppose vote.svg Oppose per Alvesgaspar. WB needs to be adjusted. --Uoaei1 (talk) 20:19, 20 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol oppose vote.svg Oppose per Alvesgaspar. Nothing natural here (to me)--Jebulon (talk) 02:19, 21 December 2014 (UTC)

File:Fonte Gaia - she wolf detail.jpg[edit]

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Fonte Gaia detail (built 1342). Wolves spouting water represent the mother-wolf of Remus and Romulus. Siena, Italy
  • Pictogram voting info.svg Info Fonte Gaia detail (built 1342). Wolves spouting water represent the mother-wolf of Remus and Romulus. Siena, Italy. All by --Mile (talk) 16:35, 18 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support -- Mile (talk) 16:35, 18 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support this is a "wow(!) effect" for me --Bojars (talk) 18:16, 18 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Pictogram voting comment.svg Comment Good catch, but it is tilted. Regards, Yann (talk) 18:32, 18 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Pictogram voting keep.svg Fixed Rotated. --Mile (talk) 18:59, 18 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support It's nice. Love it! ;P 😄 ArionEstar 😜 (talk) 22:03, 18 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support Jee 11:40, 19 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support Yann (talk) 14:28, 19 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol oppose vote.svg Oppose I'm sorry but I don't see anything featurable here. Composition is not attractive imo, the wolf is too much at the lower left corner and the pigeon is centered. Background is distracting. At full size the image shows a strange processing, or jpeg artifacts or something which spoils quality. Not really encyclopaedic either, this is not the best way to show the wolf, because there's a pigeon on it. --Kadellar (talk) 16:30, 19 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Pictogram voting info.svg Info Denoised. --Mile (talk) 17:24, 19 December 2014 (UTC)
  • I don't see a major improvement, sorry. I don't like composition and subject, so reproccessing won't probably be enough to gain my suport. --Kadellar (talk) 12:48, 21 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support -- ChristianFerrer 17:59, 19 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol oppose vote.svg Oppose per Kadellar. --AmaryllisGardener talk 00:13, 20 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol oppose vote.svg Oppose per Kadellar – too much empty space top and right, and unfortunate background. Funny shot though --Kreuzschnabel 07:55, 20 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support --Code (talk) 09:17, 20 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support --Archaeodontosaurus (talk) 18:51, 20 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support--Jacek Halicki (talk) 19:22, 20 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol oppose vote.svg Oppose A nice catch but the too busy composition is not featurable imo. Alvesgaspar (talk) 19:28, 20 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support Funny! --Uoaei1 (talk) 20:15, 20 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol oppose vote.svg Oppose Exactly per Alvesgaspar.--Jebulon (talk) 13:12, 21 December 2014 (UTC)

File:España vs Italia - 2014 CERH European Championship - 03.jpg[edit]

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España vs Italia, 2014 CERH European Championship.
  • Pictogram voting info.svg Info Marc Gual and Domenico Illuzzi struggling to possess the ball. Spain vs Italy, 2014 CERH Roller Hockey European Championship. I like zenithal shots very much, and in sports photography they provide a very different point of view. In this case (though not completely zenithal) it allowed me to avoid any other players, people, ads or fences in the frame; because of the players' positions it made a good diagonal composition. Created, uploaded and nominated by -- Kadellar (talk) 15:51, 18 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support -- Kadellar (talk) 15:51, 18 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support I think it is a very good and dynamic composition. Sport photos from above could be very intresting.--ArildV (talk) 09:44, 21 December 2014 (UTC)

File:17 Years of Sekar Jepun 2014-11-01 64 edit.jpg[edit]

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Kebyar duduk dance, performed by a dancer from the Sekar Jepun company

File:WsbR-Germany-2014-Race1-Jazeman Jaafar.jpg[edit]

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Jazeman Jaafar at the first race of the Formula Renault 3.5 at the Nürburgring in 2014

File:British Museum Reading Room Panorama Feb 2006 edit1.jpg[edit]

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A mesmerizing panorama of the Reading Room at the British Musuem
  • Pictogram voting info.svg Info created by Diliff - uploaded by Waugsberg - nominated by Se Horst -- Horst-schlaemma (talk) 11:28, 18 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support I think it's fantastic. Not bothered by some aliasing effects, the overall impression is just excellent. -- Horst-schlaemma (talk) 11:28, 18 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Pictogram voting comment.svg Comment Try {{Delistandreplace}} as original work is already featured here. Jee 11:41, 18 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Pictogram voting comment.svg Comment. Yes, this is a derivative of an existing featured picture... But also, I don't think it's actually an improvement on the original... It's slightly lower resolution horizontally as the projection has been changed, the contrast seems a bit flat, the edges have been cropped unnecessarily and the white balance is too warm. I followed the image back to its creation on the German FPC nomination and I'm not entirely sure what the objections to the original image were. It could be a poor translation from German using Google Translate, but it didn't make a lot of sense to me. Diliff (talk) 14:09, 18 December 2014 (UTC)

File:1. Island on The Sky North View.jpg[edit]

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Canyonlands National Park

File:Colored flowers b.jpg[edit]

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Flower Poster
  • Pictogram voting info.svg Info Second try (the first is here). I like this composition and colours very much and believe that FPC goes beyond strict encyclopedic value -- Alvesgaspar (talk) 19:48, 17 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support -- Alvesgaspar (talk) 19:48, 17 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol oppose vote.svg Oppose -- MrPoloczek (talk) 21:14, 17 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Not entitled to vote, sorry: at least 50 edits are needed. Alvesgaspar (talk) 21:30, 17 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support -- Glysiak (talk) 22:59, 17 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol oppose vote.svg Oppose I rechecked the last review and still hold that stand. More per Gnangarra's argument (lacks a common theme). Jee 03:38, 18 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support--Jebulon (talk) 02:22, 21 December 2014 (UTC)

File:Eicocon of eierzak van spinnen (Araneae).jpg[edit]

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SHORT DESCRIPTION
  • Pictogram voting info.svg Info Egg sac or egg sack of spiders (Araneae). created by Famberhorst - uploaded by Famberhorst - nominated by Famberhorst -- Famberhorst (talk) 19:03, 17 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support -- Famberhorst (talk) 19:03, 17 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Pictogram voting question.svg Question Does better identification possible? I see the spider below. :) Jee 03:43, 18 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Answer: spider that made the cocoon in there to lay eggs. it's a wasp spider (Argiope bruennichi).--Famberhorst (talk) 05:57, 18 December 2014 (UTC))
  • Then why not update the category? (Thanks for the info.) Jee 06:07, 18 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support Jee 06:40, 18 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support--H. Krisp (talk) 14:52, 18 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support --Alex Florstein (talk) 19:09, 18 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support --JLPC (talk) 16:57, 19 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support --Tamba52 (talk) 06:40, 20 December 2014 (UTC)

File:Goat baby in Margarita Island.jpg[edit]

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Goat baby in Margarita Island
  • Pictogram voting info.svg Info All by -- Wilfredo R. Rodríguez H. (talk) 16:45, 17 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol oppose vote.svg Strong oppose Poor cloning job, see annotations, far even from QI for me. Overexposed IMHO (not blown but washed-out colours), and generally no wow, it’s a nice pic of the animal but lacks something special. --Kreuzschnabel 19:01, 17 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Pictogram voting comment.svg Comment About cloning : not so easy, eh ?--Jebulon (talk) 19:47, 17 December 2014 (UTC)
Yes it is not easy, however, after of that (see history) anything is cinch :) --Wilfredo R. Rodríguez H. (talk) 19:55, 17 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol oppose vote.svg Oppose per Kreuzschnabel. --Alchemist-hp (talk) 21:52, 17 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Pictogram voting comment.svg Comment (I may be biased as it is difficult from me to get a support for domestic animals or garden flowers.) Although the baby is more adorable, the harsh light is not favorable to that theme. Less details compared to your existing fp. Jee 03:56, 18 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Pictogram voting comment.svg Comment I’d suggest to rename the image as well. Small goats are called kids in English, babies are always human (AFAIK, native speakers pls correct me if I’m wrong). --Kreuzschnabel 08:51, 18 December 2014 (UTC)
  • "Baby" is a generic name; glad to see apes and humans share it. :) Jee 09:01, 18 December 2014 (UTC)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lStjbjwCAgE
The origin of the word is "someone who should be breastfed" is well known breastfeeding of different animals by humans. I guess it was her harrowing instinct to hear the puppy scream the decision to feed, I say that I experienced, only I did not give him, he died he never spent the night. --Wilfredo R. Rodríguez H. (talk) 11:36, 18 December 2014 (UTC)

File:Franz von Assisi Kirche-DSC 0004w.jpg[edit]

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St. Francis of Assisi Church, Vienna

File:Öxarárfoss, Parque Nacional de Þingvellir, Suðurland, Islandia, 2014-08-16, DD 029.JPG[edit]

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Öxarárfoss, Þingvellir National Park, Suðurland, Iceland. The 20 meter high waterfall flows from the Öxará river and is one of the most visited attractions in Þingvellir National Park, one of the two World Heritage sites in Iceland.
  • Not entitled to vote, sorry: at least 50 edits are needed -- Alvesgaspar (talk) 21:32, 17 December 2014 (UTC)

File:Caladium 'Fireworks' Leaf.JPG[edit]

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Caladium 'Fireworks' leaf
  • Pictogram voting info.svg Info created, uploaded, nominated by -- Ram-Man 14:30, 17 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support -- Ram-Man 14:30, 17 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support Nice,beautiful colours --LivioAndronico talk 15:40, 17 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Pictogram voting question-blue.svg Request Please add a compatible license acceptable at fpc. Jee 17:00, 17 December 2014 (UTC)
    ✓ Done -- Ram-Man 18:03, 17 December 2014 (UTC)
    Thanks; Symbol support vote.svg Support love the details. Jee 03:07, 18 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Pictogram voting comment.svg Comment Excellent document, however I find the crop very tight.--Jebulon (talk) 19:49, 17 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support --Halavar (talk) 00:06, 18 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support--H. Krisp (talk) 14:53, 18 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support --Alex Florstein (talk) 19:09, 18 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support -- ChristianFerrer 17:58, 19 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support --Famberhorst (talk) 16:34, 20 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol oppose vote.svg Oppose Crop too tight.--Jebulon (talk) 13:09, 21 December 2014 (UTC)

File:Vällingbydepån September 2014 05.jpg[edit]

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Vällingby depot
  • Pictogram voting info.svg Info Vällingbydepån (the Vällingby Subway depot), Stockholm metro. The picture was taken from a helicopter, part of Wikimedia Sveriges aerial photography project. Created, uploaded and nominated by -- Arild Vågen (talk) 09:13, 17 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support -- ArildV (talk) 09:13, 17 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support --Bojars (talk) 14:43, 17 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support --Alex Florstein (talk) 18:10, 17 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support - Holy wow, this is how we do aerial photography! — Crisco 1492 (talk) 13:33, 18 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support -- Ram-Man 18:26, 18 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg SupportBruce1eetalk 07:03, 19 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support -- ChristianFerrer 17:54, 19 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support --Jklamo (talk) 13:50, 20 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support--Jacek Halicki (talk) 19:28, 20 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support A bit dull, but an interesting high-quality pic. --AmaryllisGardener talk 19:47, 20 December 2014 (UTC)

File:La scolie hirsute (Scolia hirta) MHNT fronton.jpg[edit]

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Scolia hirta

File:Pinus halepensis, Castries, Hérault 01.jpg[edit]

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Castries, Hérault, France.
  • Pictogram voting info.svg Info All by me. -- ChristianFerrer 20:36, 16 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support -- ChristianFerrer 20:36, 16 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support More paintings !!! :)) anyway, excellent management of the light in a simple but beautiful landscape. I like this very much.--Jebulon (talk) 23:11, 16 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support Wow! -- -donald- (talk) 08:02, 17 December 2014 (UTC)
  • Pictogram voting question.svg Question is this an HDR? -- Ram-Man 12:39, 17 December 2014 (UTC)
No -- ChristianFerrer 13:01, 17 December 2014 (UTC)