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Hello, Bobamnertiopsis!

Tip: Add categories to your images

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BotMultichillT 05:41, 27 September 2009 (UTC)

Northern Sea Route vs Southern Sea Route[edit]

I helped you with this Northern Sea Route vs Southern Sea Route. --Keepscases (talk) 21:35, 7 October 2009 (UTC)


File:Putin_at_the_ceremony_of_opening_the_gas_pipeline.jpg[edit]

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Martin H. (talk) 09:42, 3 December 2009 (UTC)


File:Article_Barnstar.svg[edit]

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Cholo Aleman (talk) 05:31, 13 January 2010 (UTC)


File source is not properly indicated: File:The7thCircle2.jpg[edit]

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File:Dog-gone-green_statue.jpg[edit]

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File source is not properly indicated: File:Nokomis Library 1970s.jpg[edit]

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File source is not properly indicated: File:Suvplustrain.jpg[edit]

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File:ToshibaSatellite100CS.JPG[edit]

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Liliana-60 (talk) 18:40, 18 January 2013 (UTC)

File:Nokomis Library Art.jpg[edit]

Hi Bobamnertiopsis, please research the copyright status of the depicted artwork. If you cannot prove that it is free of copyright, we cannot keep this picture at Commons as we do not have freedom of panorama in the United States. --AFBorchert (talk) 05:28, 21 July 2013 (UTC)

3 files[edit]

Hi Bobamnertiopsis, you recently posted three deletion notices on my page concerning the same number of files. These files were taken from videos published on youtube under the "Standard youTube License", which is a Creative Commons license. All three files were taken from videos published by their original owners and not from third parties, as I specified it on all of their descriptions. Since you provided no specific reason on why they were deleted, I am contacting you to kindly ask you for such reasons, since a general deletion notice explains nothing on that decision. Thank you in advance. Cheers! ~ KKCO Sol Jaguar | Let's talk 12:24, 26 September 2013 (UTC)

Good day, Soljaguar! I'm sorry I had to post deletion notices for the files in question but permit me to explain why I did so. You're correct that the videos were published on YouTube by their original owners and not third parties and you're also correct that they were published under the Standard YouTube License, which can be seen on the video's page by clicking "Show more" in the "About" section. However, the Standard YouTube License is not Creative Commons. I wish it were; that would make the jobs of everyone working on Commons and Wikipedia so much easier. Alas, though, it's not. Now, there are videos on the site that are licensed CC-BY which are denoted by "Creative Commons Attribution license (reuse allowed)" in the "License" field in the "About" section. For example, I recently uploaded this image of a candidate for mayor in my hometown, an image which was screencapped from this YouTube video which you can check and see has a Creative Commons license. The other big giveaway is the large button in the "About" section that says "Remix this video!" Now you might try to find some images from CC-licensed videos by doing a YouTube search, then clicking "Filters" and selecting "creative commons" from the "Features" column. I hope this helps to answer your question; if you've got any other questions, don't hesitate to ask! Thanks, Bobamnertiopsis (talk) 14:05, 26 September 2013 (UTC)
Hi! Thank you for your quick and illustrative answer. I might have misunderstood some of the terms described there. I just did a search with filters as suggested and found a couple videos that could be ok. Before I start working on them, I'd like you to please take a look at them and tell me your non-committal opinion about them: video no. 1 and video no. 2. Thank you in advance. Cheers! ~ KKCO Sol Jaguar | Let's talk 18:26, 26 September 2013 (UTC)
As far as I can tell, both of those videos are suitable! Screencap away, friend! Bobamnertiopsis (talk) 19:25, 26 September 2013 (UTC)

File:Aasiaat colorful houses.jpg[edit]

hi. This image is licensed Flickr 2.0 Carlos (talk) 16:13, 13 October 2013 (UTC)

From the image's description: "Photo by Magssannguaq Qujaukitsoq. Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs 3.0 (creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-nd/3.0). This photo may be used only for non-profit purposes, news media stories about Greenland, and marketing of Greenlandic tourist products (but no merchandise production or resale of photos)". Images uploaded from Flickr (and from anywhere else) must be licensed either Creative Commons Attribution or Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike or Public domain. However, images that include "NoDerivs" or "NonCommerical" are not suitable for upload on Wikimedia Commons because they are not considered to be truly free content. The easiest way to know if something is suitable for upload is to check the "Additional info" box in the bottom right corner of a Flickr page. Here's an image that you can see from the logo in the bottom corner is "Attribution" only, but on the images you uploaded, you can see in the bottom right corner that they're "Attribution NonCommercial No Derivative Works". Hope this helps! Bobamnertiopsis (talk) 16:21, 13 October 2013 (UTC)

Morsi's ouster celebrations Tahrir 20130707-1.jpg[edit]

Hello Bobamnertiopsis, maybe you already noted my edit here concerning the image mentioned above. Following to my edit at the dicussion page of the image you confirmed the data available on the mentioned date with the given license. Can you tell me how this worked? The URL "http://www.voanews.com/content/at-least-42-killed-in-egypt/1697063.html" in combination with the date "July 7" and author " S. Behn" is the only license information given in the image description. But the URL shows the article is dealing with the events of July 8th ("at-least-42-killed-in-egypt") and when you look at the article linked to this URL now, it is called "At Least 51 Killed in Egypt as Tensions Soar" yet and it is dealing with nothing else but the events of July 8th. So can we evaluate the given license information? What is the proof? Do you remember the article was originally dealing with events of July 7th? Greetings,--Anglo-Araneophilus (talk) 02:59, 14 October 2013 (UTC)

I am sorry, it was my fault. Thanks for your quick, kind and outstanding thoroughly reply! Greetings,--Anglo-Araneophilus (talk) 17:19, 14 October 2013 (UTC)

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Picture of the Year 2013 R1 Announcement[edit]

Round 1 of Picture of the Year 2013 is open![edit]

2012 Picture of the Year: A pair of European Bee-eaters in Ariège, France.

Dear Wikimedians,

Wikimedia Commons is happy to announce that the 2013 Picture of the Year competition is now open. This year will be the eighth edition of the annual Wikimedia Commons photo competition, which recognizes exceptional contributions by users on Wikimedia Commons. Wikimedia users are invited to vote for their favorite images featured on Commons during the last year (2013) to produce a single Picture of the Year.

Hundreds of images that have been rated Featured Pictures by the international Wikimedia Commons community in the past year are all entered in this competition. These images include professional animal and plant shots, breathtaking panoramas and skylines, restorations of historical images, photographs portraying the world's best architecture, impressive human portraits, and so much more.

For your convenience, we have sorted the images into topical categories. Two rounds of voting will be held: In the first round, you may vote for as many images as you like. The top 30 overall and the most popular image in each category will continue to the final. In the final round, you may vote for just one image to become the Picture of the Year.

Round 1 will end on . Click here to learn more and vote »

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Picture of the Year 2013 R2 Announcement[edit]

Round 2 of Picture of the Year 2013 is open![edit]

2012 Picture of the Year: A pair of European Bee-eaters in Ariège, France.

Dear Wikimedians,

Wikimedia Commons is happy to announce that the second round of the 2013 Picture of the Year competition is now open. This year will be the eighth edition of the annual Wikimedia Commons photo competition, which recognizes exceptional contributions by users on Wikimedia Commons. Wikimedia users are invited to vote for their favorite images featured on Commons during the last year (2013) to produce a single Picture of the Year.

Hundreds of images that have been rated Featured Pictures by the international Wikimedia Commons community in the past year were entered in this competition. These images include professional animal and plant shots, breathtaking panoramas and skylines, restorations of historical images, photographs portraying the world's best architecture, impressive human portraits, and so much more.

There are two total rounds of voting. In the first round, you voted for as many images as you liked. The top 30 overall and the most popular image in each category have continued to the final. In the final round, you may vote for just one image to become the Picture of the Year.

Round 2 will end on . Click here to learn more and vote »

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This Picture of the Year vote notification was delivered by MediaWiki message delivery (talk) 19:21, 22 February 2014 (UTC)

Picture of the Year 2013 Results Announcement[edit]

Picture of the Year 2013 Results[edit]

The 2013 Picture of the Year. View all results »

Dear Bobamnertiopsis,

The 2013 Picture of the Year competition has ended and we are pleased to announce the results: We shattered participation records this year — more people voted in Picture of the Year 2013 than ever before. In both rounds, 4070 different people voted for their favorite images. Additionally, there were more image candidates (featured pictures) in the contest than ever before (962 images total).

  • In the first round, 2852 people voted for all 962 files
  • In the second round, 2919 people voted for the 50 finalists (the top 30 overall and top 2 in each category)

We congratulate the winners of the contest and thank them for creating these beautiful images and sharing them as freely licensed content:

  1. 157 people voted for the winner, an image of a lightbulb with the tungsten filament smoking and burning.
  2. In second place, 155 people voted for an image of "Sviati Hory" (Holy Mountains) National Park in Donetsk Oblast, Ukraine.
  3. In third place, 131 people voted for an image of a swallow flying and drinking.

Click here to view the top images »

We also sincerely thank to all 4070 voters for participating and we hope you will return for next year's contest in early 2015. We invite you to continue to participate in the Commons community by sharing your work.

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Delivered by MediaWiki message delivery (talk) 22:59, 26 March 2014 (UTC)

OTRS permissions queues[edit]

Hello Bobamnertiopsis. You are receiving this message as a license reviewer. As you know, OTRS processes a large amount of tickets relating to image releases (called "permissions"). As a license reviewer, you may have the skills necessary to contribute to this team. If you are interested in learning more about OTRS or to volunteer please visit Meta-Wiki. Tell your friends! Thank you. Rjd0060 18:31, 1 March 2015 (UTC)

File:APOD 2012 July 24 South Polar Vortex Discovered on Titan.png[edit]

Commons-emblem-issue.svg File:APOD 2012 July 24 South Polar Vortex Discovered on Titan.png has been listed at Commons:Deletion requests so that the community can discuss whether it should be kept or not. We would appreciate it if you could go to voice your opinion about this at its entry.

If you created this file, please note that the fact that it has 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 it, such as a copyright issue.
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Amitie 10g (talk) 22:35, 15 April 2015 (UTC)

Dear Sir, Re: ticket:2015052310007547 Thank you for getting the photos approved. I just went to my proposed article page and the photo, File:Steel little h covered in red velvet.png, has not been restored. How do I go about getting the photo back into the article? VTflatlander (talk) 22:58, 29 May 2015 (UTC)

Re: ticket:2015052310007547[edit]

Dear Sir,

Thank you for getting the photos approved. I just went to my proposed article page and the photo, File:Steel little h covered in red velvet.png, has not been restored. How do I go about getting the photo back into the article? VTflatlander (talk) 22:58, 29 May 2015 (UTC)

Hey, VTflatlander. When I checked over your draft, it looked like you had managed to replace all three images so that's good. Just a heads up: works of art are italicized but not bolded in Wikistyle; only the subject's name is bolded (as you have correctly done in your draft). Good luck at AfC! Bobamnertiopsis (talk) 02:03, 30 May 2015 (UTC)

Please help restore deleted file Ticket. #2015042810006497[edit]

The Ticket for commons permission was raised as Ticket: Ticket#2015042810006497 https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:YashD_Shooting_BSB_Kolkata_profile.jpg https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:YashD_full_profile_at_Bojhena_se_Bojhena_shoot.jpg

The files had been deleted by commons, please have a look and RESTORE the files In wiki commons. Please advice what steps are needed from user side. These were clicked by Me, as mentioned in permissions email.

Hi, Mpadma. The concern in the deletion was that the image was first uploaded on Twitter and there was no mention of this in the Permissions email. Were you involved in sharing it on Twitter? (Also, don't forget to sign your posts.) Best, Bobamnertiopsis (talk) 16:39, 2 July 2015 (UTC)

Please close the tickets[edit]

Bobamnertiopsis, please don't forget to close the tickets that vyou taken care and updated permissions (namely #2016042110000664. --Amitie 10g (talk) 01:11, 21 April 2016 (UTC)

Goodness, mea culpa! Sorry about that and thanks for catching my error. All the best, Bobamnertiopsis (talk) 19:12, 21 April 2016 (UTC)

A Jobbot for you![edit]

Jobbot.png OTRS barnstar
Thanks for helping with my (somewhat intricate) OTRS tickets! czar 01:31, 23 April 2016 (UTC)

File:Women's march against Donald Trump, Saint Paul, Minnesota, January 21, 2017.jpg[edit]

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