Commons:Wiki Loves Earth 2022 in Egypt
Wiki Loves Earth is an international photographic competition to promote natural heritage sites around the world through Wikimedia projects (mainly Wikipedia and Wikimedia Commons). Everybody can participate. There are a lot of natural heritage sites in all participating countries. The goal of Wiki Loves Earth is to encourage people to take pictures of those natural sites,such as nature reserves, landscape conservation areas, national parks, scenic/landscape areas, remarkable gardens, etc. – to illustrate articles in the worldwide free encyclopedia Wikipedia and other Wikimedia Foundation projects. and to put them under a free license so that others may access them through the Internet. to achieve this. The international contest will take place from 1 june — 30 june, 2022 in Egypt. . Join us to contribute free-licensed images of natural heritages in Egypt.
To take part in Wiki Loves Earth 2022 in Egypt, a submission should:
- Be self-taken
- All entries must be original photographs uploaded by their authors. Photos uploaded by anyone else than author (even with permission) are not accepted.
- Be self-uploaded during the contest period (june2022);
- You are also welcome to submit photos you may have taken in the past. What matters is that photos must be uploaded during the contest period (1st june – 30th May, 2022)
- Be under a free license;
- Contain an identified natural reserve or natural park;
- Have at least 2Mpx.
- A participant should have an activated e-mail address via Preferences of their account.
The Egyption Jury will select up to 15 images, and the winners will participate in the international selection.
How to participate
Prepare your photos of any Egyption natural heritage site
Sign in or Create a New Account on Wikimedia Commons
Name your photos well
Use our Upload Button at the top OR Click here to upload as many as you can
Make sure that there are no visible watermarks
All photos must have at least 2Mpx.
And wait patiently for the results! All the best!
- Summer Kamal - Coordinator
- Donia - Coordinator
- Start date: 1 june, 2022
- End date : 30 june, 2022
- Results: 30 July, 2022
The Top 15 of the Wiki Loves Earth 2022 in Egypt
1st :Watching Stars/ by User:Ahmed Emad Hamdy
2nd :Shoruk / by User:EssamShady
4th :TOP OF ABBAS MOUNTAIN / by User:Hesham Farouk Ragab
5th :الشروق من فوق جبل المنيا / by User:Abdo tahoon
6th :Clown Fish Watching / by User:Magdyhassan9
7th :Magic Lake , ElFayoum , Egypt / by User:Reem Yehia
8th :وقت الغروب من بحيرة البرلس / by User:Abdo tahoon
10th :A Path to the clouds / by User:Harby6020
13th :The Deserted Path / by User:Harby6020
14th :Among the stars / by User:Harby6020
15th :بحر الرمال العظيم / by User:Mustafa Ali