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Image:Bronze medal world.svg[edit]

I'm not even sure that this image uses a version of the correct Olympic emblem -- the rings are not shown as interlinked (instead, the upper three rings just lie on top of the lower two). AnonMoos 13:34, 19 February 2007 (UTC)

I'm just about to remove them ;) The images are not intended for olympic games but worldcups (see here) --maix¿? 16:09, 19 February 2007 (UTC)
With the new version of the image, you don't need the Olympic disclaimers. AnonMoos 00:59, 20 February 2007 (UTC)
But for image Image:Bronze medal.svg , the same comments apply -- incorrect (non-linked) version of Olympic rings emblem. AnonMoos 01:01, 20 February 2007 (UTC)
Oh, right. I'll remove respectivly add them. --maix¿? 11:29, 20 February 2007 (UTC)


Image Tagging[edit]

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Thanks for adding the licence tags! However, are you sure about licensing images under the GPL? It’s better suited for software than for this kind of media and most people would use the GFDL instead. —xyzzyn 23:52, 9 April 2007 (UTC)
Does GFDL mean the same (concerning the privileges) as GPL, just for media instead software? --maix¿? 09:34, 10 April 2007 (UTC)
In principle, yes; however, it is focused on use with documents, so they are mutually incompatible. Since everything you write here is licensed under the GFDL, you might want to read it or read about it. —xyzzyn 15:37, 10 April 2007 (UTC)
I've read this already. Hm, it's very bad that they are incompatible. Maybe I'll use both. --maix¿? 21:59, 10 April 2007 (UTC)

File:Time zones of Europe.svg[edit]

Original Barnstar.png The Original Barnstar
For the simple-yet-awesome map of European timezones. — OwenBlacker | Discussion 05:54, 31 May 2009 (UTC)

Oh, thanks, but that image is just a vectorization of Time zones of Europe.png :-) --maix¿? 16:38, 7 June 2009 (UTC)

Tip: Categorizing images[edit]

Re: Medal icons[edit]

Ok but bronze should bronze, not brown (!!)... and gold should be gold... I'll see if I can make better colours --Gambo7 (talk) 15:13, 19 April 2013 (UTC)

cont: User talk:Gambo7#Medal_icons

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.

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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.

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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 Maix,

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) 23:00, 26 March 2014 (UTC)