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- 1 Tilikum, a canoa dug-out by Nootkas Amerindians, rigged by Jack Voss in 1901
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- 6 File tagging File:Shibumi_book_by_Trevanian_papercover_.jpg
- 7 File tagging File:Cave_Shibumi_Trevanian_sketch.jpg
- 8 Try to deposit a photo
- 9 Sunday 2013 october 13 & 15
- 10 WOTD Wiktionary : Hello, in french, we call "monochrome"
- 11 To Jarekt, about my badly-licensed or un-licensed images
- 12 @ Jarekt : is this actor Stephen Tompkinson ?
- 13 Recherche images viol dans peinture ou sculpture de l'Inde
- 14 @ Adam Cuerden : Waud's McPhersonville "combustion"
- 15 Notification about possible deletion
Tilikum, a canoa dug-out by Nootkas Amerindians, rigged by Jack Voss in 1901
ready to sail the Oceans
Tip: Categorizing images
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Try to deposit a photo
- 2/ Limber & gun : OK
- 3/ Max von Oppenheim thumb|left : nix
Sunday 2013 october 13 & 15
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WOTD Wiktionary : Hello, in french, we call "monochrome"
this kind of painting ( as those painted by Y. Klein or Rodtchenko). A black & white photo is called "épreuve noir-et-blanc" , and if it comes from some modern device like an echograph, it may be "avec échelle des gris" (grayscaling). T.y.
To Jarekt, about my badly-licensed or un-licensed images
(mainly my images of Lake Léman, & others). Thank you Jarekt for warning me kindly about my blunder. Since I'm afraid I shan't be able to do it properly by myself, could you add the correct license authorizing everyone to use those JPG in Wikipedia without restriction. Of course this goes too for all the images I formerly deposited on WP Commons & happened to mis-license or not license : since I gave them, they are for everybody to use in WP. Thanks a lot for your work, & best wishes for 2014 (I understand you are a cleaner & maintainer, so Anima ! as they say in spanish). Thanks, Znadrovié, & t;y Arapaima (talk) 07:33, 10 January 2014 (UTC)
- I copied license I found in your other files to the 3 I found, so it should be all fixed now. I am a cleaner & maintainer that specializes in dealing with files without licenses, that never had it or lost it. Part of the task is to alert people then there is some issue with their process that live images without licenses, so they will be aware of it next time they contribute. Thanks for your contributions. --Jarekt (talk) 13:13, 10 January 2014 (UTC)
@ Jarekt : is this actor Stephen Tompkinson ?
arab saying : " You always ride a horse who gallops"
Hello Jarekt ! Hope you are OK & well. I have lately been entranced by british TV series “DCI Banks” , & I'd like to add main actor's Stephen Tompkinson mugshot to the Wikipedia article about him. Do you think this is him ? He looks a lot older in the TV series, but he impersonates there a senior investigating officer worn out by overwork & the world's villainy. I'd like to be sure before blundering (once more) on WP...Hope you can verify (or tell me how to do it). Thanks a lot beforehand & best regards, t.y. Arapaima (talk) 09:19, 4 February 2014 (UTC)
Recherche images viol dans peinture ou sculpture de l'Inde
Hello les iconophiles ! Pour illustrer le gros pb social actuel qu'est le viol en Inde, je cherche des représentations anciennes du crime en question, mais n'en trouve pas (alors qu'elles sont courantes dans l'icono. japonaise) . Une recherche "rape India" ne me donne que des photos des manifestations de décembre 2012, et un diagramme évocateur. Pouvez-vous m'aider ? D'avance merci Arapaima (talk) 05:47, 9 February 2014 (UTC)
@ Adam Cuerden : Waud's McPhersonville "combustion"
Thanks Adam for your work on Waud's engraving & the fine result. As for the legend, in french we would describe it as "L'incendie du fort de McPhersonville" since incendie evoques for us the voluntary act of destroying by fire, while combustion is only the physico-chemical result of the oxydation reaction. Speaking of Waud, have you seen his sketch about the battle of the Crater ? Just have a glance at the surprising drawing of the black soldier's feet & mouth ( left bottom)... (I used it in WP, in my french version of "Military history of African Americans in the American Civil War") . T.y. , Arapaima (talk) 08:40, 24 March 2014 (UTC)
Notification about possible deletion
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If you created these pages, please note that the fact that they have been proposed for deletion does not necessarily mean that we do not value your kind contribution. It simply means that one person believes that there is some specific problem with them, such as a copyright issue.
Yours sincerely, /St1995 15:10, 25 June 2017 (UTC)