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Kjetil r 21:54, 29 March 2007 (UTC)
Try saving as -- Plain SVG and not Inkscape SVG, fonts don't render well in the Inkscape version.ClemRutter 10:30, 23 May 2007 (UTC)
- Thanks—I'll bear that in mind for the next time. Apologies for the minor upset I caused on "Oxted Line" on en:wikipedia by substituting my effort for yours—you have loyal fans!--Old Moonraker 12:40, 23 May 2007 (UTC)
To give you a taste of what can be found, here are some interesting faces from Roger Fenton's Crimean War photographs. I like to set the Library of Congress previews to thumbnail format; click and scroll down when you see one you like to find out whether that has a high resolution version. Best regards, Durova 04:54, 10 January 2008 (UTC)
- Thanks for taking the trouble to let me know what's available—the images certainly repay examination at high resolution. Old Moonraker 10:42, 10 January 2008 (UTC)
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Thank you. 126.96.36.199 13:49, 10 March 2008 (UTC)
- Category added --Old Moonraker 14:44, 10 March 2008 (UTC)
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http://bits.wikimedia.org/skins-1.5/common/images/button_sig.png Hey Old Moonraker! I've created a new version of the six Shakespear signatures. How do I replace the one we have? Tom Reedy (talk) 23:07, 21 January 2010 (UTC)
- Reply on User's own talk page. --Old Moonraker (talk) 05:08, 22 January 2010 (UTC)
- I've uploaded the file in two different formats: File:Shakespeare_signatures_labelled.TIF and File:Shakespeare_signatures_labelled.JPG, but I can't make them work on the page. Do you know what I'm doing wrong? Tom Reedy (talk) 15:42, 22 January 2010 (UTC)
Hey, Ol' M-:
The illustration on the Globe Theatre page needs some tweaking:
---The correct title is "Long View of London," not Southwark.
---The illustration is a only sketch for the later, engraved version.
I own a full-size reprint of the final six-sheet panorama. I suppose I could shoot a detail of the Globe (and the "Beere Baiting") to use; but though the 1647 original is obviously PD, I don't understand the law re. exact, unmodified repros of it.
Also, I'm too Luddite to change the caption on the ill. so I just made a note of it on the discussion page. Can you help?
Yours for Chuck Jones' Wagner, Jim Stinson
Our non-profit educational resources group would like to use the photo of the vase at Mykonos (http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Mykonos_vase.jpg) for one of our publications. Could you confirm that this image is available for use under the Creative Commons Attribution-Share Alike License, and could you indicate who should be credited for this image and in what way? 188.8.131.52 18:05, 20 June 2011 (UTC) Genie MacLeod, The Critical Thinking Consortium
- The original poster was "Travelling Runes", on Flickr. He has released it as Attribution-ShareAlike 2.0 Generic. This means that the Wikimedia version (which has been retouched by User:Beyond My Ken) and all subsequent versions must carry the attribution and the same license, but is otherwise free to use in your project. --Old Moonraker (talk) 21:05, 20 June 2011 (UTC)
Here is the source and page number... p.17 ILO-OSH 2001 http://www.ilo.org/wcmsp5/groups/public/@dgreports/@dcomm/@publ/documents/publication/wcms_publ_9221116344_en.pdf Any chance this graphic can be put back??? Thanks. Kurt Dundy (talk) 07:05, 14 January 2012 (UTC)
- Yep, there it is. The copyright notice is on page 6: "Copyright © International Labour Organization 2001", so I don't think we can use it. More on copyright at Commons:Licensing. Best. --Old Moonraker (talk) 19:54, 14 January 2012 (UTC)
- ok but what about the part "Nevertheless, short excerpts from them may be reproduced without authorization, on condition that the source is indicated."
Copyright © International Labour Organization 2001 First published 2001 Publications of the International Labour Office enjoy copyright under Protocol 2 of the Universal Copyright Convention. Nevertheless, short excerpts from them may be reproduced without authorization, on condition that the source is indicated. For rights of reproduction or translation, application should be made to the Publications Bureau (Rights and Permissions), International Labour Office, CH-1211 Geneva 22, Switzerland. The International Labour Office welcomes such applications.