User:Spiridon Ion Cepleanu
SUM UT OMNIA : UMBRA ET PULVIS - ΕΙΜΙ ΩΣ ΑΠΑΝΤΑ : ΣΚΙΑ ΚΑΙ ΚΟΝΙΑ...
We live in a brave new world where all images, even a cartographic schematic backgroud, even a statistic scheme, even a collectively and anonymously image worked by a team or by myself some times ago (before the numeric era), even showed in a public free domain or place, must today...
22:36 Thursday 22 October 2020
...belonging to someone, and must fall into the merchandised artworks domain, with a copyright. I'm an oldtimer, too old for this brave new very private world. It is for this reason that I am retired...
This user is, of their own volition, no longer active on Wikimedia Commons.
This is not indicative of breaking any Wikimedia policies.
...but I'm happy to have participated in the beginning of Wikipedia to the establishment of a living, free and shared encyclopaedia. So, I have already told to the Commons administrators that they can (and must) delete all that they consider necessary, because I have uploaded some images improperly (by example without OTRS) ; on the other hand, they can also exercise their discernment and differentiate between a cartographic or scientific utility image and a creative and original work of art... it is not forbidden. Thank you. --Spiridon Ion Cepleanu (d) 19:34, 30 December 2016 (UTC)