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Swanport bridge[edit]

Thanks for the great image of the box beam bridge. I made a copy to the English Language Wikipedia and you may view its use in the article [1]. Best wishes, I hope to get to Austrailia in the next few years (I would like to do a coastal grand circuit), 69.42.6.235 01:40, 4 August 2005 (UTC)Reply[reply]

You uploaded this image which you claim to be your own work. On the upload page you agreed to place it under a Free license but did not specify which one. Please do so by replacing the {{OwnWork}} tag with a suitable copyright tag. --Panther 12:33, 6 October 2006 (UTC)Reply[reply]

Oops - should be fixed now to be the same as my other photos:
== Licensing ==
{{self2|GFDL|cc-by-2.5}}
--Scott 15:20, 12 October 2006 (UTC)Reply[reply]


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Thanks for uploading Image:Mount_Roland_from_lookout_at_Sheffield.jpg. I notice the image page currently doesn't specify who created the content, so the copyright status is unclear. If you have not created this media yourself then you need to argue that we have the right to use the media on Wikimedia Commons (see copyright tagging below). If you have not created the media yourself then you should also specify where you found it, i.e., in most cases link to the website where you got it, and the terms of use for content from that page. If the content is a derivative of a copyrighted work, you need to supply the names and a licence of the original authors as well.

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Fixed now - the page did say that I created the image and that I require attribution. It just didn't have a template to specify the exact terms of reuse or attribution. It does now. Any others? --Scott 03:33, 9 April 2007 (UTC)Reply[reply]

Image:Mount_Bischoff_mine.jpg[edit]

Hi there,

I think the problem about this picture is the blur all over the the image. I thought this is obviously. Sorry for this.

--Cyrotux 10:58, 8 November 2007 (UTC)Reply[reply]

Hi. I didn't find it obvious. I also don't have an alternative image - that's the only one I took of the mine. The foreground is out of focus as it was a dull day - would the image improve simply by cropping out the bottom 20%? Much of the face of the mine is covered by grass and small trees, giving the soft appearance. The bare earth near the centre of the image appears to be in focus as far as I can tell (I'm examining the full-size image to say this). If you have a better photo, you're welcome to replace it in the article, and we can remove this one. I know it's not an excellent example of photography - it was a holiday snap that illustrates an article that otherwise had no picture. --Scott 09:52, 18 November 2007 (UTC)Reply[reply]


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See explanation on image page. Thank you. Nillerdk (talk) 15:35, 17 June 2009 (UTC)Reply[reply]

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Yours sincerely cmadler (talk) 13:24, 26 July 2012 (UTC)Reply[reply]

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SCHolar44 (talk) 07:51, 15 February 2021 (UTC)Reply[reply]