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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.

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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 Groupsixty,

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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Antemister (talk) 19:14, 29 June 2014 (UTC)

Please lay down in the machine[edit]

Please lay down in the machine, we need to make sure there is nothing wrong with you :)

Ok, but seriously, do you think Category:46-year-old_human_females is a wise category? Who is going to go through this category every day to add and remove photos/sub-cats. Did you think this through at all? russavia (talk) 14:37, 13 December 2014 (UTC)

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I'm back from the examination, maybe you could use your brain now :) Nobody has "to go through this category every day to add and remove photos/sub-cats" because people shown on pictures do not age (the only exception known to me is Dorian Gray) and all people depicted on the pictures stay in that age as they were when the picture was taken.

Also I was not the first one who created this kind of categories, there were a lot of them before and I believe they make sense.

Groupsixty (talk) 16:06, 13 December 2014 (UTC)

Category:Old men of the United States[edit]

I noted that you have reverted some changes I made, where I removed Category:Old men of the United States from a few images. Let me just explain my why I did it. The categoriy is not meant to include all American men above 60, but a selection that would be of interest to people who look for images illustrating old men. I thought these images were not particularly interesting for that purpose. You may disagree, and I'm not going to be obstinate, but I hope you understand my rationale. Sincerely, --Jonund (talk) 08:19, 3 May 2015 (UTC)

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Category:Entrances in Leipzig[edit]

Hallo Groupsixty, diese Kategorie wollte ich eigentlich gelöscht haben. Da Du aber offenbar sehr daran hängst, habe ich sie, analog zu Category:Entrances in Wuppertal, zur Elternkategorie von Category:Doors in Leipzig und Category:Gates in Leipzig gemacht. Aus logischen Gründen ist mir dabei allerdings nicht wohl. Entrances suggeriert, dass es sich hierbei ausschließlich um Eingänge handelt, doch tatsächlich werden alle diese Eingänge auch als Ausgänge genutzt und sollten damit auch unter Category:Exits in Leipzig (unter der der Hauptkategorie Category:Exits) geführt werden. Einerseits macht es nun keinen Sinn, zwei Kategorien für die gleichen Dinge parallel zu führen, andererseits wäre die kombinierte Category:Entrances and exits in Leipzig (unter Category:Entrances and exits) auch nicht wirklich der Hit. Dieses Dilemma hätte ich durch die Löschung von Category:Entrances in Leipzig gerne vermieden. Gruß, -- Ies (talk) 15:17, 14 July 2015 (UTC)