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Pas de quoi (c'est correct ?). Massimop (talk) 19:19, 24 July 2008 (UTC)

Sorry, what are you trying to say, exactly? It Is Me Here (talk) 08:41, 25 July 2008 (UTC)

SVG tagging

Hi, I saw you tagged this [1]. Just to make sure I understand the intention right: an SVG version of that image already exists and is mentioned on the description page (the PNG is in fact derived from it). Was that an oversight on your part or do you intentionally tag such cases too?

I've been accustomed to upload PNG exports of my Inkscape maps, because the SVG originals sometimes don't display reliably the same in different browsers and the Mediawiki renderer itself failed to render certain Inkscape features last time I looked. Fut.Perf. 18:04, 19 August 2008 (UTC)

Sorry, my mistake. I added a {{Vector version available}} template now. It Is Me Here (talk) 07:51, 20 August 2008 (UTC)
Ah, great, thanks for showing me that tag. I'll start using that on my uploads then. Fut.Perf. 08:13, 20 August 2008 (UTC)
OK, good to hear - just remember not to use Image: in the template! It Is Me Here (talk) 08:19, 20 August 2008 (UTC)

SVG template for Image:Answer to Life.png

Image:Answer to Life.png is not a viable candidate for SVG. The drop shadow, radial "burst" gradient, and the rocky texture behind the gradient are extremely impractical to create in SVG, if not impossible. According to Commons:Media for cleanup, "Certain JPEGs and PNGs are not suitable for transfer to the SVG format. These include heavily or artistically shaded images". I have removed the {{SVG}} template accordingly. -Kotra (talk) 22:54, 17 September 2008 (UTC)

OK, fair enough, I didn't know that. I do apologise! It Is Me Here (talk) 17:21, 18 September 2008 (UTC)

Help in translation

Hi, I'm Giorgio. I'm italian and, among all the other things that I'm doing here in Commons, I'm following the project related to the italian admiral Ernesto Burzagli. At the moment we are scanning all his material and uploading it on commons. Recently we found a document written in russian or, at least, in cyrillic alphabet. Can you help us with the translation? Here the link: http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/Image:Rusaw.jpg. Thank you--Giorgiomonteforti (talk) 21:53, 22 October 2008 (UTC)

Hi there - it seems that someone else has beaten me to it now! Do message me if you ever require something similar to be done in future. It Is Me Here (talk) 09:22, 25 October 2008 (UTC)


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I am now proud owner of a TUSC account! It Is Me Here t / c 12:34, 12 April 2011 (UTC)

Talk page archives

Per your request at Misza13's talk page on en wiki, I have corrected your archiving so that it will work now; I have also corrected the template that was substed which is where the error originated (no it wasn't your fault :).
⋙–Berean–Hunter—► 02:19, 16 January 2012 (UTC)

Thanks! It Is Me Here t / c 01:02, 17 January 2012 (UTC)

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File:Harleian Ms2169 St Mihell arms tricked original.gif, File:Harleian Ms2169 St Mihell arms colorized.gif

Those are kind of historical documents, and so not really good candidates for vectorization. There are many SVG vector versions of the "Shield of the Trinity" diagram in categories Category:Shield of the Trinity and Category:Trinity in heraldry, but trying to vectorize the exact tiny details of the GIF files would be semi-pointless, and not necessarily all that useful when done... AnonMoos (talk) 22:33, 11 March 2013 (UTC)

OK, fair enough Face-smile.svg It Is Me Here t / c 22:48, 11 March 2013 (UTC)

Picture of the Year 2013 R2 Announcement

Round 2 of Picture of the Year 2013 is open!

2012 Picture of the Year: A pair of European Bee-eaters in Ariège, France.

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Wikimedia Commons is happy to announce that the second round of the 2013 Picture of the Year competition is now open. This year will be the eighth edition of the annual Wikimedia Commons photo competition, which recognizes exceptional contributions by users on Wikimedia Commons. Wikimedia users are invited to vote for their favorite images featured on Commons during the last year (2013) to produce a single Picture of the Year.

Hundreds of images that have been rated Featured Pictures by the international Wikimedia Commons community in the past year were entered in this competition. These images include professional animal and plant shots, breathtaking panoramas and skylines, restorations of historical images, photographs portraying the world's best architecture, impressive human portraits, and so much more.

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Picture of the Year 2013 Results Announcement

Picture of the Year 2013 Results

The 2013 Picture of the Year. View all results »

Dear It Is Me Here,

The 2013 Picture of the Year competition has ended and we are pleased to announce the results: We shattered participation records this year — more people voted in Picture of the Year 2013 than ever before. In both rounds, 4070 different people voted for their favorite images. Additionally, there were more image candidates (featured pictures) in the contest than ever before (962 images total).

  • In the first round, 2852 people voted for all 962 files
  • In the second round, 2919 people voted for the 50 finalists (the top 30 overall and top 2 in each category)

We congratulate the winners of the contest and thank them for creating these beautiful images and sharing them as freely licensed content:

  1. 157 people voted for the winner, an image of a lightbulb with the tungsten filament smoking and burning.
  2. In second place, 155 people voted for an image of "Sviati Hory" (Holy Mountains) National Park in Donetsk Oblast, Ukraine.
  3. In third place, 131 people voted for an image of a swallow flying and drinking.

Click here to view the top images »

We also sincerely thank to all 4070 voters for participating and we hope you will return for next year's contest in early 2015. We invite you to continue to participate in the Commons community by sharing your work.

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