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TUSC token 8b5762c8ca1606caccbfe58da79555bc[edit]

I am now proud owner of a TUSC account!

Hi, regarding the Image:Aab-gagarin-portrait3.jpg, which tag do you reckon suites best? The image is a scan of a photo in a propaganda photo booklet published in the Soviet Union right after Gagarin's flight. The booklet has no declaration of copyright whatsoever (as mentioned in the description of the image).

Possible suitable tags for this include "Template:Non-free historic image" and "Template:PD-RU-exempt". Would appreciate your comment on this. Aliazimi (talk) 08:46, 23 June 2008 (UTC)

Image:Aab-gagarin-pilot.jpg[edit]

Hi, regarding the Image:Aab-gagarin-pilot.jpg, which tag do you reckon suites best? The image is a scan of a photo in a propaganda photo booklet published in the Soviet Union right after Gagarin's flight. The booklet has no declaration of copyright whatsoever (as mentioned in the description of the image).

Possible suitable tags for this include "Template:Non-free historic image" and "Template:PD-RU-exempt". Would appreciate your comment on this. Aliazimi (talk) 08:48, 23 June 2008 (UTC)

Medals[edit]

"Medal is PD"? I'm sorry but medals can't be copyrighted. Their' DESIGN is the subject of copyrights. I'm not minting medals, you know. What about photos of statues? They also must be PD? And coins? And cars? And buildings? Barry Kent (talk) 17:38, 1 July 2008 (UTC)


File:Makka Sagaipova 140-190 for collage.jpg[edit]

Commons-emblem-issue.svg File:Makka Sagaipova 140-190 for collage.jpg has been listed at Commons:Deletion requests so that the community can discuss whether it should be kept or not. We would appreciate it if you could go to voice your opinion about this at its entry.

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--pne (talk) 13:05, 21 June 2010 (UTC)

Your DRs[edit]

Most of Your DRs are incomplete i.e. in Commons:Deletion requests/incomplete - please fix this issue. feydey (talk) 19:25, 28 June 2010 (UTC)

Hi Feydey, I'll look into it as soon as I get a chance. Cheers, Papa November (talk) 00:58, 11 July 2010 (UTC)

SR7265 DSP Lock-In Amplifier.jpg in Commons.[edit]

Papa November,

You deleted the above image on the understanding that it was a copy vio. However, I work for the company and took this image and also the image SR7270 DSP Lock-in Amplifier.jpg that are in Commons on my own Olympus camera, and did the cut-out and placing on the blue gradient background. I also create the images for our websites and maintain these. Please therefore undelete SR7265 DSP Lock-In Amplifier.jpg

Hi RMBurdett, sorry about the confusion. I'm not an administrator here so I can't delete/undelete files. However, I did nominate the image for deletion because I thought it was a copyright violation as I had found the same image on the Signal Recovery website which has an "All Rights Reserved" notice. The best thing to do is to send an email from your company account to the address at this page confirming that you are willing to allow anyone, anywhere to share and modify the images. Papa November (talk) 01:09, 11 July 2010 (UTC)

Tip: Categorizing images[edit]

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Hello, Papa November!

Tip: Add categories to your images

Thanks a lot for contributing to the Wikimedia Commons! Here's a tip to make your uploads more useful: Why not add some categories to describe them? This will help more people to find and use them.

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Thanks again for your uploads! More information about categorization can be found in Commons:Categories, and don't hesitate to leave a note on the help desk.

CategorizationBot (talk) 12:49, 14 August 2010 (UTC)

File:Flagirissmall.jpg[edit]

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The factual accuracy of the chemical structure File:Vulcanization.png is disputed[edit]

Dispute notification The chemical structure File:Vulcanization.png you uploaded has been tagged as disputed and is now listed in Category:Disputed chemical diagrams. Files in this category are deleted after one month if there is no upload of a corrected version and if there is no objection from the uploader or other users. Please discuss on the file talk page if you feel that the dispute is inappropriate. If you agree with the dispute, you can either upload a corrected version or simply allow the file to be deleted.

In all cases, please do not take the dispute personally. It is never intended as such. Thank you! --Cjp24 (talk) 13:08, 24 November 2012 (UTC)


File:03 marzo 2006 097.jpg[edit]

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G. Coronades | Do you have a question? 22:29, 28 January 2013 (UTC)

File:Tramo gabbiano 1.jpg[edit]

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G. Coronades | Do you have a question? 22:42, 28 January 2013 (UTC)