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Commons Picture of the Year 2010 : Category winners in Round 1


Here is the Category winners in the Round 1 of the Wikimedia Commons Picture of the Year 2010 competition.


Category - Diagrams, emblems and maps

Frontal lobe animation.gif
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Diagrams #1 – 187 votes in Round 1;
A rotating animation of the human brain showing the left frontal lobe in red within a semitransparent skull. The anterior cingulate cortex (ACC) is sometimes also included in the frontal lobe. Other authors include the ACC as a part of limbic lobe. (POTD)
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Buddhabrot-W1000000-B100000-L20000-2000.jpg
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Diagrams #2 – 186 votes in Round 1;
Combined Buddhabrot from 20.000 (purple), 100.000 (blue) and 1.000.000 (white) iterations. (POTD)
Credit: Own work by UnreifeKirsche .




Bronchial anatomy.jpg
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Diagrams #3 – 158 votes in Round 1;
Bronchial anatomy detail of alveoli and lung circulation. (POTD)
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Category - Non-photographic art, posters, stamps, and historic maps

Lone House.jpg
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Diagrams #1 – 166 votes in Round 1;
A lonely house. An image made using Blender 3D. (POTD)
Credit: Own work by Michael Otto .




Fruitbowlwithmelons.jpg
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Diagrams #2 – 110 votes in Round 1;
'Crystal dish with melons (Fruttiera di cristallo con meloni). Oil painting on wood panel, 60 x 42 cm (POTD)
Credit: Mauro David (1949–2007) .




The Garden of Earthly Delights by Bosch High Resolution.jpg
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Diagrams #3 – 101 votes in Round 1;
'The Garden of Earthly Delights (c. 1480-1505) by Hieronymus Bosch. Oil on wood triptych, 220 cm x 389 cm, now in the Museo del Prado. High-resolution version from The Prado in Google Earth. (POTD)
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Hieronymus Bosch (circa 1450–1516) Link back to Creator infobox template wikidata:Q130531
Hieronymus Bosch (circa 1450–1516)
Alternative names Jheronimus Bosch, Jheronimus van Aken,
Jheronimus van Aeken, Jheronimus Anthonissoen van Aken
Description

Flemish painter and draughtsman

Date of birth/death circa 1450 (buried)
Location of birth/death 's-Hertogenbosch (?) 's-Hertogenbosch
Work period from 1480 until 1516
Work location 's-Hertogenbosch
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Category - People and human activities

Michael Gernhardt in space during STS-69 in 1995.jpg
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Diagrams #1 – 244 votes in Round 1;
The pale blue Earth serves as a backdrop for astronaut Michael Gernhardt, who is attached to the Shuttle Endeavour's robot arm during a spacewalk on the STS-69 mission in 1995. (POTD)
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Sadhu Vârânasî.jpg
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Diagrams #2 – 151 votes in Round 1;
A Sadhu in Varanasi, India. (POTD)
Credit: Own work by Pierre-Emmanuel BOITON .




2010 mavericks competition edit1.jpg
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Diagrams #3 – 145 votes in Round 1;
2010 Mavericks surfing competition (POTD)
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Category - Constructions, architecture, cities, ruins, and related

Schloss Lichtenstein 04-2010.jpg
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Diagrams #1 – 272 votes in Round 1;
The Lichtenstein Castle, near Lichtenstein, in Baden-Württemberg, Germany. (POTD)
Credit: Own work by -donald- .




Beloeil castel 1 Luc Viatour.jpg
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Diagrams #2 – 270 votes in Round 1;
Belœil Castle by night (POTD)
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Mostar Old Town Panorama 2007.jpg
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Diagrams #3 – X votes in Round 1;
Stari Most, the "Old Bridge", which connects the two banks of river Neretva, has been a symbol of Mostar for centuries. This view from north shows Helebija tower to the left and Tara tower to the right. It was made from the minaret of Koski Mehmed Pasha Mosque. (POTD)
Credit: Own work by Ramirez. .







Category - Interiors and details

2h Namur 13.jpg
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Diagrams #1 – 163 votes in Round 1;
St Aubin's Cathedral (Belgium) (POTD)
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Galerie Lafayette Haussmann Dome.jpg
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Diagrams #2 – 157 votes in Round 1;
Dome and balconies of Galeries Lafayette store, lady section, in boulevard Haussmann, Paris, with Christmas decorations. (POTD)
Credit: Own work by Benh LIEU SONG .




Kew Gardens Waterlily House - Sept 2008.jpg
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Diagrams #3 – 129 votes in Round 1;
A wide panoramic view of the Waterlily House in Kew Gardens, London, England. (POTD)
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Category - Objects and miscellaneous

Schwappender Wein.jpg
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Diagrams #1 – 270 votes in Round 1;
Tabletop photography by "Studiocommunity e.V." (incorporated association). No photomontage was used. All objects were fastened on the board, which was pushed from the side, whereby the wine spilled out of the glass. The carafe is filled with wine coloured gelatine. (POTD)
Credit: Own work by Stefan Krause, from Germany .




Radiometer 9965 Nevit.gif
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Diagrams #2 – 168 votes in Round 1;
Radiometer. The Crookes radiometer, also known as the light mill or solar engine, consists of an airtight glass bulb, containing a partial vacuum. Inside are a set of vanes which are mounted on a spindle. The vanes rotate when exposed to light. (POTD)
Credit: Own work by Nevit Dilmen .




Apikal4D.gif
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Diagrams #3 – 116 votes in Round 1;
GIF-animation showing a moving echocardiogram; a 3D-loop of a heart viewed from the apex, with the apical part of the ventricles removed and the mitral valve clearly visible. Due to missing data the leaflet of the tricuspid and aortic valve is not clearly visible, but the openings are. To the left are two standard two-dimensional views taken from the 3D dataset. (POTD)
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Category - Rocks and minerals

Wismut Kristall und 1cm3 Wuerfel.jpg
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Diagrams #1 – 304 votes in Round 1;
The chemical element bismuth as a synthetic made crystal. The surface is an iridescent very thin layer of oxidation. Additional a high purity (99.99 %) 1 cm3 bismuth cube for comparison. (POTD)
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Dundasite and Crocoite.jpg
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Diagrams #2 – 153 votes in Round 1;
Dundasite (white) and Crocoite (red orange) from Dundas, Tasmania (POTD)
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Glass Beach Fort Bragg 2.jpg
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Diagrams #3 – 61 votes in Round 1;
The Glass beach in Fort Bragg, California. (POTD)
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Category - Vehicles

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Vehicles #1 – 188 votes in Round 1;
Crew members refuel an A V-22 Osprey vertical-lift aircraft before a night mission in central Iraq. (POTD)
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4th FW Strike Eagles assist shuttle launch.jpg
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Vehicles #2 – 176 votes in Round 1;
Lt. Col. Gabriel Green and Capt. Zachary Bartoe patrol the airspace in an F-15E Strike Eagle as the Space Shuttle Atlantis launches May 14, 2010, at Kennedy Space Center, Fla. (POTD)
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Berninabahn zwischen Lagalb und Ospizio Bernina im Winter.jpg
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Vehicles #3 – 149 votes in Round 1;
Local train on the Bernina Express line between Lagalb and Ospizio Bernina pulled by two ABe 4/4 multiple units (an ABe 4/4 II leading an ABe 4/4 III). The two multiple units have excess power with only two passenger cars, so some freight is carried along. (POTD)
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Category - Nature views

Lake Vuoksa 1.jpg
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Diagrams #1 – 256 votes in Round 1;
Lake Vuoksa, at the Karelian Isthmus, which separates Russia and Finland. (POTD)
Credit: Own work by Dmitry A. Mottl .




USA 10187 Horseshoe Bend Luca Galuzzi 2007.jpg
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Diagrams #2 – 206 votes in Round 1;
Horseshoe Bend, Arizona. Horseshoe Bend is a horseshoe-shaped meander of the Colorado River located near the town of Page, Arizona. (POTD)
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San francisco in fog with rays.jpg
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Diagrams #3 – 182 votes in Round 1;
Out of fog Bay Bridge and Golden Gate Bridge and San Francisco in fog and crepuscular rays. (POTD)
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Category - Astronomy, satellite and outer space

Laser Towards Milky Ways Centre.jpg
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Diagrams #1 – 305 votes in Round 1;
In mid-August 2010 ESO Photo Ambassador Yuri Beletsky snapped this amazing photo at ESO’s Paranal Observatory. A group of astronomers were observing the centre of the Milky Way using the laser guide star facility at Yepun, one of the four Unit Telescopes of the Very Large Telescope (VLT). (POTD)
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Sarychev Peak.jpg
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Diagrams #2 – 211 votes in Round 1;
Sarychev Peak Volcano erupts June 12, 2009, on Matua Island (North Kuril Islands) (POTD)
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Different Slant on Orion (495636660).jpg
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Diagrams #3 – 178 votes in Round 1;
HST Orion Nebula image composited with a Spitzer image for something a little different. (POTD)
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Category - Panoramas

Apollo 17 Moon Panorama.jpg
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Panoramas #1 – 195 votes in Round 1;
Panorama of the moon taken during mission Apollo 17 (Station 1 East). (POTD)
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Jokulsarlon Panorama.jpg
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Panoramas #2 – 189 votes in Round 1;
Panorama of the Jökulsárlón glacial lake in Iceland (POTD)
Credit: Own work by Ira Goldstein .




San Francisco with two bridges and the low fog.jpg
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Panoramas #3 – 152 votes in Round 1;
Out of fog Bay Bridge and Golden Gate Bridge and San Francisco in fog. (POTD)
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Category - Plants and fungi

Portland Japanese Garden maple.jpg
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Plants and fungi #1 – 182 votes in Round 1;
A Japanese Maple (Acer palmatum) in the Portland Japanese Garden. (POTD)
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Clavaria zollingeri 90973.jpg
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Plants and fungi #2 – 161 votes in Round 1;
The coral fungus Clavaria zollingeri Lév. Specimen photographed in Babcock State Park, West Virginia, USA. (POTD)
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Taro leaf underside, backlit by sun - edit.jpg
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Plants and fungi #3 – 134 votes in Round 1;
Underside of taro leaf (Colocasia esculenta), backlit by sunlight. Picture taken in a backyard in Auckland, New Zealand. (POTD)
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Category - Arthropods

Calliphora vomitoria Portrait.jpg
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Arthropods #1 – 220 votes in Round 1;
Blue bottle fly (Calliphora vomitoria) Portrait, Austin's Ferry, Tasmania, Australia. 3.5:1 magnification. (POTD)
Credit: Own work by JJ Harrison (http://www.noodlesnacks.com/) .




Flea Scanning Electron Micrograph False Color.jpg
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Arthropods #2 – 87 votes in Round 1;
Scanning electron micrograph of a flea with false colors. (POTD)
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Picture by Janice Haney Carr (CDC media at PHIL, under ID #11436)

Sarcophaga ruficornis fleshfly mating.jpg
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Arthropods #3 – 83 votes in Round 1;
'Sarcophaga (Liopygia) ruficornis flesh-fly mating. Pictured in Dar es salaam, Tanzania. (POTD)
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Category - Birds

Lamprotornis hildebrandti -Tanzania-8-2c.jpg
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Birds #1 – 158 votes in Round 1;
A Hildebrandt's Starling (Lamprotornis hildebrandti), in Tanzania. (POTD)
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Pelecanus conspicillatus pair swimming.jpg
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Birds #2 – 136 votes in Round 1;
Australian Pelicans (Pelecanus conspicillatus), Claremont, Tasmania, Australia. (POTD)
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Falkland Islands Penguins 49.jpg
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Birds #3 – 133 votes in Round 1;
Orthodox church of Saint Blessed Xenia of Petersburg in Vinnitsa, Ukraine. St.Xenia was canonized on February 6, 1988. The Southern Bug river bank. (POTD)
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Category - Mammals

Mirounga leonina.jpg
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Mammals #1 – 244 votes in Round 1;
Southern Elephant Seal (Mirounga leonina) (young) in South Georgia (POTD)
Credit: Own work by Serge Ouachée (user Butterfly voyages) .




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Mammals #2 – 189 votes in Round 1;
Young leopard charging. Photo taken at Rhino and Lion Park, Gauteng, South Africa. (POTD)
Credit: Own work by Leo za1 .




Panthera tigris altaica 13 - Buffalo Zoo.jpg
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Mammals #3 – 167 votes in Round 1;
Amur tiger (Panthera tigris altaica) at the Buffalo Zoo. One of the cubs Thyme and Warner, with its mother Sungari. The cubs were born at the zoo to Sungari, and father Toma, on 7 October 2007. (POTD)
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Category - Other animals

Red eyed tree frog edit2.jpg
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Other animals #1 – 263 votes in Round 1;
Red-eyed Tree Frog (Agalychnis callidryas), photographed near Playa Jaco in Costa Rica. (POTD)
Credit: Own work by Carey James Balboa .




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Other animals #2 – 222 votes in Round 1;
Male Agama sinaita, Jordan. This species is common in deserts around the shores of the Red Sea. While in heat, the male turns striking blue to attract females. (POTD)
Credit: Own work by Ester Inbar (User ST) .




Red-eared sliders and Mallard in Golden Gate Park 1.jpg
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Other animals #3 – 167 votes in Round 1;
Red-eared sliders (Trachemys scripta elegans) and male mallard (Anas platyrhynchos) in Golden Gate Park. (POTD)
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Category - Bones, shells, and fossils

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Bones, shells, and fossils #1 – 174 votes in Round 1;
Detail of the Guanajuato mummies, Mexico. Black and white version. Photo taken at Museo de las Momias de Guanajuato. (POTD)
Credit: Own work by Tomas Castelazo .




Sépulture de Teviec Global.jpg
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Bones, shells, and fossils #2 – 101 votes in Round 1;
Tomb of Téviec: Two skeletons of women aged between 25 and 35 years, dated between - 6740 and - 5680 BP (Mesolithic), both of whom died a violent death. Recovery made in 1938 and restoration completed in 2010. (POTD)
Credit: Picture by Didier Descouens .




Téviec Crane Profil Droit II.jpg
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Bones, shells, and fossils #3 – 87 votes in Round 1;
Skull of the burial Théviec. Female 25 to 35 years. Stage : Mesolithic (-6740 to -5680 Before the Current Era) Locality : Théviec, Morbihan, France. Museum of Toulouse. (POTD)
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