The purpose of this set of galleries is to organize images of different types from Bryn Mawr College, to track contributions of different types and to make it easier to find and create comparable metadata and licensing for similar images.
Artwork is useful for paintings, three dimensional artworks, and illustrations from books. (The Book template is intended only for complete books, not for single pages or illustrations.)
Faithful photographic reproduction of an original two-dimensional Artwork (copyright is based on the artwork shown; public domain for older works)
Photograph of a three-dimensional Artwork (no creator copyright due to age; copyright is based only on the photograph, not the artwork shown)
Photograph is intended mainly for historical photographs from museum collections. Its parameters are also useful for describing more current institutional photographs and photographs of historical and scientific artifacts from museum collections. (An Artifact template would be useful for GLAM institutions.)
Historical Photograph in museum collection (copyright is based on the photograph, date is known, public domain image)
Photograph taken by an employee of Bryn Mawr for a Bryn Mawr publication (copyright of institution)
Photograph of living person, at a public event sponsored by institution, taken by an employee (copyright of institution)
Photograph of artifact in institutional collection, taken by an employee (copyright of institution)
The Information template is the most basic Wikimedia Commons template. It can be used if you don't need to add collection- or photographer- specific information to an item. If you aren't sure what is appropriate, use the Information template, and put details in the description.