Commons:Wiki Loves Monuments 2016 in India/Heritage Walk
Wikimedians are organizing Heritage walk for Wiki Loves Monumnents. Dates and details will be updated as the contest progresses. Kindly watch this space or follow us on Twitter @WLMIndia to stay updated.
Please sign up for your city.
|2||Bhopal||September 25||Suyash Dwivedi (talk)||Done, 14 Participants|
|3||Bhubaneswar||September 25||Sailesh Patnaik||Bhubaneswar Heritage Walk||Done, 12 Participants|
|4||Mangaluru||September 18||Harriet Vidyasagar||Mangaluru Heritage Walk||Done. 16 Participants|
|5||September 25||Harriet Vidyasagar||Goa Heritage Walk||Cancelled due to bad weather conditions|
|6||Kalna||September 24||Sujay Chandra||Kalna Heritage Walk||Done, 6 Participants|
|7||Bardhaman||September 25||Sujay Chandra||Bardhaman Heritage Walk||Done, 6 Participants|
|8||Thrissur||September 18||Manojk||Done. 4 Participants|
|9||Khajuraho||September 15||Deepa Chandran2014||Done. 2 Participants|
|10||Ernakulam||September 19||Ranjithsiji||Done. 3 Participants|
|11||Farrukhabad||September 27||Mohammad Aqib Khan||Done. 1 Participants|
|12||Angamaly||September 28||Ranjithsiji||Done. 2 Participants|
Dos and Don'ts for the heritage-walk.
- Bring plenty of water.
- Wear light-colored clothing and get caps.
- Do not worry about the angles/ nitty gritties of the photo or your camera skills!
- Try and take a clear shot of the building.
- Note down the list of places, names of buildings that you photograph.
- If you learn something new about a landmark/ statue/ building, do pass on the info. It would be very useful to update in the wiki pages.
- If you want to leave early, make sure you transfer your pictures to team volunteer.
- Do not take pictures of people - To maintain a level of decency and also not to breach privacy
- Remember that all photos will be used for Wikipedia, hence do not include personal photos.
- Personal photos will not be considered for selection.
- Do not waste time, respect the time limit.
- Do not go into people's homes to photograph.
- Do not take photos where it is prohibited to do so.
- Do not watermark the images you wish to upload to the Wikimedia Commons.
- Please send a mail to email@example.com on your plans on heritage walk.
- Make sure that each heritage walk have at least 20 volunteer.
- Event page should be updated with the list of monuments which are planned to be covered.
- Coordinator is expected to know the basics of Wikimedia Commons.
- Expense for the snacks and refreshments can be reimbursed from WLM team.
- Goodies will be send to coordinators as per the availability.
- WLM team can reimburse upto 2000 INR per heritage walk.
- Details of local sponsors should be informed to WLM team before the event.
- Expense report from wikimedia coordinator should be sent to WLM team in this format.