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Quality Image Promotion[edit]

Princess Estelle Silvia Ewa Mary 2012.jpg
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Good quality. --Taxiarchos228 11:43, 24 May 2012 (UTC)


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File:John B. Gurdon 1 2012.jpg[edit]

Hi, I nominated this image for deletion because it is flickrwashing. Regards Hekerui (talk) 22:15, 12 March 2013 (UTC)

File:Mo Yan 7 2012.jpg[edit]

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88.156.174.162 13:52, 18 February 2014 (UTC)

Own work! There should be no licensing problem. I see no reason for deletion.Bengt Nyman (talk) 16:51, 9 September 2014 (UTC)

Thank you for your images on Commons and on flickr[edit]

A huge thank you for all your image uploads to Wikimedia Commons and for the generous licensing of your images on your flickr account! The images truly add a value to the Wikipedia articles which they illustrate. Some images are outright stunning. I look forward to seing your future images and hope you will receive the recognition I think you deserve. --Bensin (talk) 21:23, 26 March 2014 (UTC)

Thank You very much! You make it all worthwhile. Bengt Nyman (talk) 21:45, 26 March 2014 (UTC)

Congratulations Mr. Nyman on receiving such an inspiring compliment, well deserved. Rare to see. I'm glad for you, and for me that I'm not the envious type. Sincerely, --SergeWoodzing (talk) 17:24, 27 March 2014 (UTC)

File:Madeira 3291.jpg[edit]

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Darwin Ahoy! 16:30, 9 September 2014 (UTC)

Hi! You have uploaded a 1991 prized photograph by Alberto Garcia of the Mount Pinatubo eruption (http://albertogarcia.ca/28/mount-pinatubo-1991-eruption/), probably by mistake - Possibly it was in exposition at São Vicente caves, madeira Island, and you photographed it? Best regards, -- Darwin Ahoy! 16:32, 9 September 2014 (UTC)

BTW, thank you very much for your photographs, they are truly spectacular! :D -- Darwin Ahoy! 16:34, 9 September 2014 (UTC)

I photographed it in the Sao Vicente caves. If it violates anything, please feel free to delete it.Bengt Nyman (talk) 16:48, 9 September 2014 (UTC)
It's a derivative work, so it had to be deleted due to Alberto Garcia's copyright. But no worries, it happens every time. :) -- Darwin Ahoy! 23:27, 10 September 2014 (UTC)
No problem. Thank You. Bengt Nyman (talk) 06:31, 11 September 2014 (UTC)

File:Don Giovanni 1 2014.jpg[edit]

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Hangsna (talk) 10:22, 3 December 2014 (UTC)

Please delete. Bengt Nyman (talk) 18:08, 15 December 2014 (UTC)

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Affected:

And also:

Yours sincerely, Stefan4 (talk) 00:38, 15 December 2014 (UTC)

Bengt, det är bra om du är inloggad när du skriver här så råder det inga tvivel om att det är du själv som skriver det. /Hangsna (talk) 17:57, 15 December 2014 (UTC)
Please delete all. Bengt Nyman (talk) 18:06, 15 December 2014 (UTC)

Nobel prize 2015[edit]

Dear Bengt, thank you for your pictures of the 2015 Nobel prize laureates, they are highly valuable. Just to improve the descriptions, what kind of an event was this? Was it the "get together" at the Nobel museum (as the nobelprize.org site says)? This kind of information helps a lot to understand the story behind a photo and makes it even more valuable in encyclopedic sense. — Yerpo Eh? 07:38, 8 December 2015 (UTC)

My Nobel 2015 photographs were taken at the press conferences for the Nobel Prize in Medicine at Karolinska Institutet in Solna on December 6, 2015 and at Vetenskapsakademien in Stockholm on December 7, 2015. Bengt Nyman (talk) 11:02, 8 December 2015 (UTC)
Tack för tack för ditt foto av Tu Youyou, --Polarlys (talk) 08:58, 14 April 2016 (UTC)

Re: Email[edit]

Hi Bengt Nyman, You're welcome :), Happy editing :), –Davey2010Talk 19:09, 31 May 2016 (UTC)

Italic text== Please give images better names ==

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I noticed you've uploaded File:DIMG 7792 (2561709488).jpg and I thought I should draw your attention to a common error. Please give uploaded images meaningful names. Otherwise they are difficult to track and it is hard to tell what the image is about without actually looking at it. I suggest you rename your image with an intuitive name that describes the image itself. Thanks, and happy editing!

Steinsplitter (talk) 14:15, 13 July 2016 (UTC)

I noticed that you uploaded hundreds of files from flick'r with generic filenames, you have to give them all better names. --Steinsplitter (talk) 14:25, 13 July 2016 (UTC)
+1. By giving random names, you give work to others. Regards, Yann (talk) 15:15, 13 July 2016 (UTC)
In addition, you need to check the usefulness of the files you upload. Not all files under a free license on Flickr are suitable for Commons. Files need to have an educational purpose. Regards, Yann (talk) 15:24, 13 July 2016 (UTC)
Wikimedia Commons is on the wrong track when it comes to the purpose of file names versus file descriptions. There is a industry world standard here which Wikimedia Commons presently violates. I agree that there are a lot of poor quality and non-educational images uploaded to Commons, but I do not see any effort on behalf of Commons to enforce an "educational purpose" which probably should be an administrative "No Thank You" effort rather than a user choice.Bengt Nyman (talk) 15:53, 13 July 2016 (UTC)
If administrators wish to se the original file description without having to open the image page I believe it would be better if the upload tools were designed to display both file name, description and file size under the Commons thumbnail, just as it presently lists file name and file size. Bengt Nyman (talk) 23:19, 13 July 2016 (UTC)
You have to follow wikimedia commons standards and policy's, the American Society of Media Photographers is not relevant at all and has zero influence to wikimedia commons. This is community approved, please also read COM:OWN and COM:POLICY. We don't change policies just because a single user (or the American Society of Media Photographers) believers that they are wrong. I have nothing further to add here, because it leads nowhere. --Steinsplitter (talk) 07:05, 14 July 2016 (UTC)

Final recommendation: The blacklisting of common camera file names to satisfy Wikimedias policy about descriptive file names is an impractical solution to the problem. I am suggesting that a Wikimedia filename can be made descriptive WITHOUT LOOSING the trace-ability provided by the original file name. This simply requires adding a description as a prefix to existing filename. I am recommending updating for example flickr2commons with the choice "Add prefix to every filename: [ ]". This will save serious users a lot of time, preserve the file trace-ability and eliminate the negativism of blacklisting. Bengt Nyman (talk) 19:40, 4 March 2017 (UTC)

Recommendations[edit]

Wikimedia Commons present blacklisting of camera filenames creates an impractical user work-flow.

The long term solution would be to restructure Commons upload tools to where original filenames would be left intact but augmented by a brief description to be shown with Commons image thumbnails, while a more complete description would be shown as present on the image page.

A temporary solution would be to offer a batch-file-renaming feature as part of Commons upload tools.

The present blacklisting of filenames places a barrier in the way of Wikimedia Commons ability to attract quality images. Bengt Nyman (talk) 09:10, 17 July 2016 (UTC)

Wikimedia Commons in error[edit]

The following resites recommendations of the American Society of Media Photographers:

File naming is an important component of file management. Here are the basic rules and recommendations.

Follow basic computer system rules for file-naming.

Use unique file names for each image.
Avoid incorporating job names or descriptions in file names.
Append file names to distinguish originals from derivatives.
Apply file-naming system consistently.
Never use multiple names for the same image file.

Wikimedia Commons' present practice to demand descriptive file-names unnecessarily violates several of the recommended ground rules for file-naming. Since this is demanded by Wikimedia Commons for the convenience of image administration it would be better if the above rules were respected and that Wikimedia Commons image thumbnail engine(s) were updated to display the requested information, such as image description or part thereof, without violating accepted rules and good practices for file-naming. Respectfully Bengt Nyman (talk) 05:41, 14 July 2016 (UTC)

Recommendations[edit]

Wikimedia Commons present blacklisting of camera filenames creates an impractical user work-flow.

The long term solution would be to restructure Commons upload tools to where original filenames would be left intact but augmented by a brief description to be shown with Commons image thumbnails, while a more complete description would be shown as present on the image page.

A temporary solution would be to offer a batch-file-renaming feature as part of Commons upload tools.

The present blacklisting of filenames places a barrier in the way of Wikimedia Commons ability to attract quality images. Bengt Nyman (talk) 09:10, 17 July 2016 (UTC)

Final recommendation: The blacklisting of common camera file names to satisfy Wikimedias policy about descriptive file names is an impractical solution to the problem. I am suggesting that a Wikimedia filename can be made descriptive WITHOUT LOOSING the trace-ability provided by the original file name. This simply requires adding a description as a prefix to existing filename. I am recommending updating for example flickr2commons with the choice "Add prefix to every filename: [ ]". This will save serious users a lot of time, preserve the file trace-ability and eliminate the negativism of blacklisting. Bengt Nyman (talk) 19:40, 4 March 2017 (UTC)

Notification about possible deletion[edit]

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Sorry about this, but I think it's important. Sincerely, Ruff tuff cream puff (talk) 06:00, 21 July 2016 (UTC)

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Affected:

LX (talk, contribs) 10:28, 3 August 2016 (UTC)
No comment. Administrators to decide. Bengt Nyman (talk) 10:50, 3 August 2016 (UTC)

Category moves[edit]

Hi Bengt Nyman, When requesting category moves could I ask you in future you provide valid reasons, Here you only put "3" which means nothing to me (or anyone else),
Usually I decline those if the template's been set up incorrectly or no valid reason was given (It was your lucky day today :) ),
Thanks, –Davey2010Talk 11:04, 3 September 2016 (UTC)

I used the recommended command: [{move|new_name|numeric rationale|additional reason}] (use to change the name of a category). 3 is the numeric rationale, Correction is the reason in english for your convenience. See: https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/Commons:File_renaming. If this is no longer the correct command for requesting to change/move a category please direct me to the right one. Bengt Nyman (talk) 13:47, 3 September 2016 (UTC)

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Yann (talk) 19:41, 8 December 2016 (UTC)

I requested the deletion because of problems with the file. Please go ahead. Bengt Nyman (talk) 19:46, 8 December 2016 (UTC)

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Yann (talk) 19:41, 8 December 2016 (UTC)

I requested the deletion because of problems with the file. Please go ahead. Bengt Nyman (talk) 19:47, 8 December 2016 (UTC)

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Yours sincerely, Didym (talk) 19:49, 28 February 2017 (UTC)

These are public images released by the manufacturers i question for public information purposes and unrestricted use. Bengt Nyman (talk) 20:47, 28 February 2017 (UTC)

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Speedy deletion requests[edit]

I agree with you that those files should be deleted on your request, but could you please start regular deletion requests instead of speedy deletion requests, those files are not recently uploaded and don't qualify for speedy deletion. --Didym (talk) 19:57, 5 March 2017 (UTC)

I don't know how to find the files. I requested Speedy Deletion and deleted them from my personal category. Bengt Nyman (talk) 20:23, 5 March 2017 (UTC)
@Didym: who told you that uploaders can simply revoke their contributions? No, one cannot. If the upload was not very recent, then just 'uploader request' is not a valid deletion reason. Jcb (talk) 20:42, 5 March 2017 (UTC)
@Jcb: most (but not all) of these files are actually out of project scope and unused. Many also do have personality rights issues. --Didym (talk) 22:16, 5 March 2017 (UTC)

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Deletion nominations[edit]

Hi, if you want your uploads to be deleted, there must be a valid reason. You cannot just revoke your contributions. We only delete files on uploader request shortly after upload. It's vital for a free license that releases cannot be revoked. Jcb (talk) 20:40, 5 March 2017 (UTC)

If you don't stop these nominations NOW, I will make you stop. Jcb (talk) 20:56, 5 March 2017 (UTC)
I am requesting deletion of ocean surfing images which are redundant by similarity, not used by any Wikipedia and not needed to generously illustrate the subject of surfing. Bengt Nyman (talk) 21:17, 5 March 2017 (UTC)
These are not valid reasons for speedy deletion. Jcb (talk) 21:22, 5 March 2017 (UTC)
Ok. Is it reason enough for some other kind of deletion or washing ? Bengt Nyman (talk) 21:31, 5 March 2017 (UTC)
Probably not. The quality is good. We don't know if they are in use outside Wikipedia/Wikimedia and we don't want to put external reusers at risk. Jcb (talk) 21:34, 5 March 2017 (UTC)
I thought that reusers external to Wiki had to download, if they wanted a copy of an image.
That's not necessary. But even if they do, what if you decide to change the license at Flickr and then start accusing the reusers of copyright violation? It would be difficult for the victims to show that you are wrong if we delete the files from our servers. I am not saying that you have such plans, but I have seen this scenario happening several times, including hugh bills sent to the reusers by the author. Jcb (talk) 21:53, 5 March 2017 (UTC)
I wish to delete some of my older, redundant and substandard images which are not used anywhere. Please tell me if and how we can accomplish this. Bengt Nyman (talk) 22:13, 5 March 2017 (UTC)
Please just leave the files alone and forget about it. Jcb (talk) 22:33, 5 March 2017 (UTC)

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Didym (talk) 22:20, 5 March 2017 (UTC)

Delete ! Bengt Nyman (talk) 22:27, 5 March 2017 (UTC)

File renaming[edit]

Hi there. I've proceeded one of your rename requests. But the second one is not possible. Would you choose a different name? -- DerFussi 20:40, 5 June 2017 (UTC)

Please name the file in question. Bengt Nyman (talk) 21:37, 5 June 2017 (UTC)
I can not find the file originally named file: Gustavsberg VII IMG_7785 (33428096824).jpg. I asked that it be renamed to Gustafsberg VII IMG_7785 (33428096824).jpg to correct the spelling (f instead of v) WHAT HAPPENED? Bengt Nyman (talk) 22:10, 5 June 2017 (UTC)
It's here: File:Gustafsberg VII IMG 7279 (34138936201).jpg. Maybe you used the wrong name in your request (cop-and-paste error)? I just pushed the button in the template. Please ask an admin or ask here to resolve this. Because I will go to holiday today. -- DerFussi 06:53, 6 June 2017 (UTC)

File:Vånö EM1B3047 (35004350210).jpg[edit]

Hej Bengt, where did you take this photograph? It would be good to know so we can add a category for the location. Regards, De728631 (talk) 18:37, 3 July 2017 (UTC)

Vaxholms Kastell. Bengt Nyman (talk) 18:53, 3 July 2017 (UTC)
I see. Thanks a lot. De728631 (talk) 18:56, 3 July 2017 (UTC)

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Yours sincerely, Ies (talk) 13:18, 28 October 2017 (UTC)

I am changing the license on all my Flickr photos of other artists art to All Rights Reserved. Feel free to act accordingly. Bengt Nyman (talk) 13:48, 28 October 2017 (UTC)
P.P.S. All my photos of art above were taken in public places open to the public without any restrictions posted as to photography or use. Compare: https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/Commons:Licensing "Every faithful reproduction of Mona Lisa is considered by Commons to be public domain. See "Exception" in text for details." As far as use in Commons, You be the judge. Bengt Nyman (talk) 14:14, 28 October 2017 (UTC)

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Yours sincerely, Ies (talk) 13:22, 28 October 2017 (UTC)

The above photos are all photographs taken by myself of people on the streets of Santa Cruz. THEY ARE NOT PHOTOS OF OTHER PICTURES OR OF ART !! Bengt Nyman (talk) 14:36, 28 October 2017 (UTC)
Since Wikimedia Commons policy about publishing photographs has changed due to recent law suit, please guide me to Commons new policy about publishing photographs ! Thank You. Bengt Nyman (talk) 19:20, 4 November 2017 (UTC)

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Yours sincerely, Ies (talk) 13:26, 28 October 2017 (UTC)

No argument. Bengt Nyman (talk) 13:31, 28 October 2017 (UTC)
I am changing the license on all my Flickr photos of other artists art to All Rights Reserved. Feel free to act accordingly. Bengt Nyman (talk) 13:49, 28 October 2017 (UTC)
P.P.S. All my photos of art above were taken in public places open to the public without any restrictions posted as to photography or use. Compare: https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/Commons:Licensing "Every faithful reproduction of Mona Lisa is considered by Commons to be public domain. See "Exception" in text for details." As far as use in Commons, You be the judge. Bengt Nyman (talk) 14:11, 28 October 2017 (UTC)

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Yours sincerely, Ies (talk) 13:30, 28 October 2017 (UTC)

You are correct. Bengt Nyman (talk) 13:33, 28 October 2017 (UTC)
P.S. I am changing the licensing of all my Flickr photos of other artists art to All Rights Reserved. Please feel free to act accordingly. Bengt Nyman (talk) 13:42, 28 October 2017 (UTC)
P.P.S. All my photos of art above were taken in public places open to the public without any restrictions posted as to photography or use. Compare: https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/Commons:Licensing "Every faithful reproduction of Mona Lisa is considered by Commons to be public domain. See "Exception" in text for details." As far as use in Commons, You be the judge. Bengt Nyman (talk) 14:10, 28 October 2017 (UTC)
Hej Bengt! Jag kanske kan räta ut några frågetecken. Skillnaden ligger i det avbildade verkets upphovsrätt. Till skillnad från Mona Lisa skyddas nutida verk av upphovsrätten. För att sprida och licensera avbildningar av nutida verk krävs därför tillstånd från det avbildade verkets upphovsrättsinnehavare. Att det inte finns några skyltar med fotoförbud eller andra restriktioner spelar ingen roll. Det krävs inga särskilda skyltar eller meddelanden om upphovsrätten för att upphovsrätten ska gälla. LX (talk, contribs) 18:31, 6 November 2017 (UTC)
That means it becomes a question of how old the peace of art is, compared to when generalized copyright went into effect. Maybe you know ? Bengt Nyman (talk) 22:03, 6 November 2017 (UTC)
If I'm not mistaken, this particular painting was created in 2013. The copyright term in Europe is typically 70 years after the death of the author (the painter in this case), so a work from 2013 is obviously going to be copyrighted for many decades. LX (talk, contribs) 22:26, 6 November 2017 (UTC)
Förargligt. Thank You. Bengt Nyman (talk) 00:26, 7 November 2017 (UTC)

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If this is a duplicate without any usage on any Wikipedia, feel free to delete. If used on a Wikipedia substitute usage before deletion. Bengt Nyman (talk) 11:02, 6 November 2017 (UTC)

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File:Nobel Prize 14 2013.jpg[edit]

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File:Nobel Prize 15 2013.jpg[edit]

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File:Nobel Prize 16 2013.jpg[edit]

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Wiki Science Competition 2017 closes on December, the 15th[edit]

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Image problems[edit]

Several of your recent uploads are not complete. Maybe you are being too hasty with large files, so they need to be uploaded again. Then change the "flickrevieweR 2" tag to {{Flickrreview}} (with the curly brackets) to get the bot to try again because it cannot see the flickr image based on an incomplete upload. Thanks. Ww2censor (talk) 15:51, 20 January 2018 (UTC)

I have heard that this is a recent and known problem with flickr2Wiki uploads. I have no control over how fast this process works. I updated one of the images only to get the same result again. I believe this is a flickr2Wiki bug that needs attention. Bengt Nyman (talk) 16:16, 20 January 2018 (UTC)
I uploaded "new" but same version and file size of the all images in question. I believe this is a flickr2Wiki bug that needs attention. Bengt Nyman (talk) 17:01, 20 January 2018 (UTC)

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Yours sincerely, Discasto talk 21:07, 26 January 2018 (UTC)

Fine with me. Bengt Nyman (talk) 00:07, 27 January 2018 (UTC)

Image without license[edit]

File:Electrostatic posturing and gravity between 2 Hydrogen atoms. Red dots track electron offsets..webm[edit]

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Thanks. Added license information. Please check. Bengt Nyman (talk) 12:44, 30 January 2018 (UTC)

File:Sunset over Kanholmsfjärden, Sweden - panoramio - Bengt Nyman.jpg[edit]

Hi Bengt. I don't suppose you can recall when you took this great photo. See File talk:Sunset over Kanholmsfjärden, Sweden - panoramio - Bengt Nyman.jpg. -- Chris j wood (talk) 10:39, 19 February 2018 (UTC)

Category:La Bohème (Metropolitan Opera 2014)[edit]

There are a lot of photos of operas indicating you as the author. Have you really been in the opera house and taken the photos? Or have you just captured them from a television or computer screen? -- Robert Weemeyer (talk) 08:51, 16 March 2018 (UTC)

I was commissioned by the local government where I live to capture transmissions from the Metropolitan Opera and publish these images electronically. Upon later legal scrutiny the same body decided to end capture and re-publication of these images. Even if this capture had been done first hand in the Opera House, republication is according to current regulations not advisable. These images should all be deleted from Wikimedia Commons or archived. Thank You. Bengt Nyman (talk) 10:53, 16 March 2018 (UTC)

File:Kastellet 5249 (9098147985).jpg[edit]

Hi Bengt. This is a duplicate of your File:Kastellet Vaxholm June 2013 - panoramio.jpg cross-loaded by a different route. The camera locations on the two images differ, but comparison of the image with Google Maps suggest that the camera location on the other image is correct. Hence nominating this one for deletion. If you would prefer the other one kept instead, then please say so on the discussion page (below).

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-- Chris j wood (talk) 10:31, 26 April 2018 (UTC)

Ok. Bengt Nyman (talk) 12:52, 26 April 2018 (UTC)

Finding something?[edit]

Hi Bengt - I've just had 3 emails saying you can't find something? What can't you find? - MPF (talk) 22:37, 28 September 2018 (UTC)

you moved or recategorized some beach birds of mine. Bengt Nyman (talk) 22:56, 28 September 2018 (UTC)
That will be some files where the species was misidentified, which I renamed with the correct species. If you look at the 'missing' file name, it will tell you what it has been moved to. I find it odd though that you can't find them, the wiki software will have renamed them in your contributions list. Hope this helps, let me know if you have any further queries - MPF (talk) 23:20, 28 September 2018 (UTC)
Found them; they are Larus fuscus (note the bright yellow legs, and slender bill), not Larus marinus as originally named:
MPF (talk) 23:31, 28 September 2018 (UTC)
Thank you, however I was referring to: "MPF moved page File:Surf Calidris minutilla 4541 (3119002868).jpg to File:Calidris alba, San Diego 4541 (3119002868).jpg without leaving a redirect: identity) (undo | thank)." However, thanks to my own User Categories I found them this morning. Question: When an editor moves an image I get a message, I click on the link to the new file, but the image NEVER appears. How come I always have to go to Commons and search for it? THANKS FOR YOUR HELP Bengt Nyman (talk) 10:24, 29 September 2018 (UTC)
Thanks! Of "I click on the link to the new file, but the image NEVER appears" - I really don't know why that has happened? You should be able to see it with the link to the new name, it is very strange that you can't. It sounds like a software bug to me, it might be worth asking on the MediaWiki notice board? - MPF (talk) 14:53, 29 September 2018 (UTC)
This (link not showing the new page) has been going on for over a year, I just have not bothered reporting it. Thanks. Bengt Nyman (talk) 16:35, 29 September 2018 (UTC)
Very odd! I just looked at one of the old filenames, and it said "28 September 2018 MPF (talk | contribs | block) moved page File:Surf Calidris minutilla 4541 (3119002868).jpg to File:Calidris alba, San Diego 4541 (3119002868).jpg without leaving a redirect (identity)" - the link to the new name working OK. Clearly the bug doesn't happen for everyone; I can see it would be extremely annoying when it does happen! MPF (talk) 17:44, 29 September 2018 (UTC)

File:Numenius americanus EM1B0492 (40827509481).jpg[edit]

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I see no reason to delete this file. The file does not have a copyright issue since I am the photographer. Rather rename the file to reflect a more correct file name prefix like for example: "Curlew EM1B0492 (40827509481).jpg". Bengt Nyman (talk) 21:48, 1 November 2018 (UTC)

File:Teror 1-2 (32430145457).jpg[edit]

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I believe it is free requiring only attribution: https://www.google.com/permissions/geoguidelines/ Bengt Nyman (talk) 20:34, 7 April 2019 (UTC)
I see that The Wikimedia Commons page File:Teror 1-2 (32430145457).jpg has been deleted on 8 April 2019 by Túrelio. I assume that clarification has been or will be received from Google Earth overriding the impression given by: https://www.google.com/permissions/geoguidelines/ that with proper attribution the file(s) are free to use and re-publish. Please advise so that I/we know for future applications. Bengt Nyman (talk) 07:12, 8 April 2019 (UTC)
Hej Bengt! Google Earth and Google Maps content is not free. Those guidelines apply to {{non-commercial}} use and fair use, and as you know, One of the first links from those guidelines is to the actual terms and conditions. As you can see, those are completely non-free, prohibiting all sorts of conduct which would be allowed if the content were free. See also Commons:Copyright rules by subject matter#Maps & satellite imagery, where Google Earth and Google Maps are listed explicitly as not acceptable for Commons. LX (talk, contribs) 07:55, 8 April 2019 (UTC)
Thanks for your clarification that Commons will only host content that is free for any use. Thank You. Bengt Nyman (talk) 08:40, 8 April 2019 (UTC)

Category:Barry_C._Barish[edit]

RexxS (talk) 15:08, 19 April 2019 (UTC)

You will find my answer at the appropriate place. Bengt Nyman (talk) 17:06, 19 April 2019 (UTC)

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Affected:

And also:

Yours sincerely, (Talk/留言/토론/Discussion) 09:11, 27 July 2019 (UTC)

Neither of these three shots are Panoramas in the sense of being composed by several individual photographs. They are all single photographs taken in a public place of a public building and cropped to highlight the object in question. I am aware of the customs in Morocco where snake handlers and street entertainers expect to be paid for photographs of their way of making a living, however, I am not aware of any general rules in Morocco prohibiting the photography of the outside of a mosque. There were no signs posted on or near the property prohibiting the photography of this subject. I see no reason to prohibit or delete these three photographs. Bengt Nyman (talk) 10:09, 27 July 2019 (UTC)

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RMaung (WMF) 01:13, 10 September 2019 (UTC)