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Round 2 (Final)Edit

Checking table for the Final
Please check the votes, write the number of vote in each votelist and in the table below. - edit
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Result announce pages (Commons:Picture of the Year/2009/Results/List)

Dupe check
A checking list to find duplicated votes.
Commons:Picture of the Year/2009/Voting/Voting checking/Dupe check

Checking tableEdit

Votelist Votes
latest count
& Note

  People #1
File:Sikh pilgrim at the Golden Temple (Harmandir Sahib) in Amritsar, India.jpg 200904-064
Votelist 34 62   Done Sikh pilgrim at the Harmandir Sahib (Golden Temple) in Amritsar, India. (POTD)
( 2009-06#19 - caption)
Wikimedian Paulrudd
  Nature #2
File:Elakala Waterfalls Swirling Pool Mossy Rocks.jpg 200910-075
Votelist 27 56   Done Elakala Waterfalls in the Blackwater Falls State park, West Virginia, United States. (POTD)
( 2010-08#28 - caption)
Forest Wander from Cross Lanes, USA
  People #2
File:Russian honor guard at Tomb of the Unknown Soldier, Alexander Garden welcomes Michael G. Mullen 2009-06-26 2.jpg 200910-086
Votelist 30 52   Done The Russian military honor guard welcomes U.S. Navy Adm. Mike Mullen, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, during a wreath-laying ceremony at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier in Moscow, Russia, June 26, 2009. Mullen is on a three-day trip to the country, meeting with counterparts and touring the Russian military academy. (POTD)
( 2010-05#20 - caption)
MC1 Chad J. McNeeley
  Arthropods #2
File:Apis mellifera flying.jpg 200906-029
Votelist 25 37   Done A European Honey Bee (Apis mellifera) flying back to its hive carrying pollen in a pollen basket. (POTD)
( 2009-08#02 - caption)
Wikimedian Muhammad Mahdi Karim
  Other animals #1
File:Wildpferde Tripsdrill.jpg 200905-010
Votelist 21 35   Done Wild horses in Erlebnispark Tripsdrill, near Cleebronn, Germany. (POTD)
( 2009-07#04 - caption)
Wikimedian Brackenheim, Robin Müller
  Panoramas #1
File:360-degree Panorama of the Southern Sky.jpg 200912-023
Votelist 19 34   Done The Milky Way arches across this 360-degree panorama of the night sky above the Paranal platform, home of ESO’s Very Large Telescope. (POTD)
( 2010-11#09 - caption)
ESO/H.H. Heyer
  Objects #1
File:Bois du Cazier 2.jpg 200904-007
Votelist 24 32   Done Bois du Cazier, a ruin of a colliery in Marcinelle, Charleroi, Belgium. (POTD)
( 2009-06#16 - caption)
Wikimedian Lviatour Luc Viatour
  Objects #3
File:Casing.jpg 200909-049
Votelist 15 29   Done A shell casing flies out with a trail of smoke as U.S. Army Pfc. Michael Freise fires an M-4 rifle (POTD)
( 2011-03#23 - caption)
DoD photo by Staff Sgt. Suzanne M. Day, U.S. Air Force.
  Nature #1
File:Tavurvur volcano edit.jpg 200903-034
Votelist 21 29   Done Tavurvur, an active stratovolcano near Rabaul in Papua New Guinea (POTD)
( 2009-06#07 - caption)
Taro Taylor
edit by Richard Bartz
  Birds #1
File:Tyto alba 1 Luc Viatour.jpg 200908-014
Votelist 13 25   Done A Barn Owl (Tyto alba) in flight. (POTD)
( 2010-01#24 - caption)
Wikimedian Lviatour, Luc Viatour
  Arthropods #1
File:Musca domestica Portrait.jpg 200909-054
Votelist 20 25   Done Housefly, Austin's Ferry, Tasmania, Australia (POTD)
( 2010-08#11 - caption)
Wikimedian Noodle snacks
  Constructions #3
File:Eilean Donan castle - 95mm.jpg 200912-049
Votelist 17 23   Done Eilean Donan Castle is a rebuilt castle at Dornie in the Scottish Highlands. It is located on Eilean Donan, an island near the point where the sea lochs Loch Duich, Loch Alsh and Loch Long meet. This view from north was made at high tide. (POTD)
( 2010-08#10 - caption)
Wikimedian Eusebius (Guillaume Piolle)
  Other animals #3
File:PortraitOfAnIguana.jpg 200904-041
Votelist 14 23   Done Green Iguana (Iguana iguana) posing in the Oslo Reptile Park. (POTD)
( 2009-09#23 - caption)
Wikimedian Uspn, Bjørn Christian Tørrissen
  Birds #3
File:Dendrocygna bicolor wilhelma.jpg 200905-052
Votelist 15 22   Done A swimming Fulvous whistling duck (Dendrocygna bicolor) (POTD)
( 2010-08#24 - caption)
Wikimedian Nnc.banzai, Branko Kannenberg
  People #3
File:Piers Sellers spacewalk.jpg 200904-059
Votelist 16 20   Done Astronaut Piers Sellers during the third spacewalk of STS-121, a demonstration of orbiter heat shield repair techniques. (POTD)
( 2009-08#03 - caption)
NASA, Astronaut Michael Edward Fossum
  Plants and fungis #1
File:Lactarius indigo 48568 edit.jpg 200910-085
Votelist 11 19   Done The "indigo Lactarius", species Lactarius indigo (Schwein.) Fr. Specimen photographed in Strouds Run State Park, Athens, Ohio, USA. (POTD)
( 2010-08#06 - caption)
Mushroom Observer Dan Molter
edit by Tony Wills
  Arthropods #3
File:Perclimenes imperator (Emperor shrimp) on Bohadschia argus (Sea cucumber).jpg 200903-055
Votelist 12 17   Done Emperor shrimp (Periclimenes imperator) on sea cucumber (Bohadschia argus) (POTD)
( 2009-05#22 - caption)
Wikimedian Nhobgood Nick Hobgood
  Objects #2
File:Middelgrunden wind farm 2009-07-01 edit filtered.jpg 200908-002
Votelist 10 17   Done Middelgrunden offshore wind farm (40 MW) in the Øresund, 3.5 km outside Copenhagen, Denmark. (POTD)
( 2010-08#17 - caption)
Wikimedian Slaunger, Kim Hansen
Postprocessing by Richard Bartz and Kim Hansen.
  Arthropods #3
File:Cetonia aurata take off composition 05172009.jpg 200906-018
Votelist 10 14   Done This is a compilation of multiple images showing a take-off of Cetonia aurata. (POTD)
( 2009-08#13 - caption)
Wikimedian Wilder Kaiser, Ernie
  Panoramas #3
File:Back-scattering crepuscular rays panorama 1.jpg 200910-047
Votelist 11 13   Done Back-scattering Crepuscular rays. (POTD)
( 2010-09#26 - caption)
Wikimedian Mbz1, Mila Zinkova
  Constructions #1
File:Sydney Opera House - Dec 2008.jpg 200908-033
Votelist 11 13   Done A exposure blended photo of the Sydney Opera House, as viewed from the Sydney Harbour Bridge. (POTD)
( 2009-10#09 - caption)
Wikimedian User:Diliff, David Iliff
  Constructions #3
File:Cappadocia March 2006.jpg 200904-106
Votelist 4 13   Done Town of Ortahisar in Cappadocia, a region in central Turkey. (POTD)
( 2010-08#13 - caption)
Wikimedian Mbz1 Mila Zinkova
  Constructions #3
File:80 - Machu Picchu - Juin 2009 - edit.jpg 200910-082
Votelist 9 13   Done The Macchu Picchu, a UNESCO World Heritage Site near Cusco in Peru, at twilight (POTD)
( 2010-03#28 - caption)
Wikimedian S23678, Martin St-Amant
  Diagrams #3
File:Geneva mechanism 6spoke animation.gif 200908-003
Votelist 7 12   Done This animation shows a six-position Geneva Mechanism in operation (POTD)
( 2010-09#16 - caption)
Wikimedian Mike1024
  Artworks #1
File:Great Wave off Kanagawa2.jpg 200901-005
Votelist 7 12   Done The Great Wave off Kanagawa (POTD)
( 2010-04#12 - caption)
created by Katsushika Hokusai,
restored and uploaded by Wikimedian Durova
  Plants and fungis #3
File:Boletus in Finnish forest.jpg 200909-071
Votelist 5 11   Done Unidentified Boletus growing in a Finnish forest at Heinäsaari island of Lake Saimaa in Lappeenranta, Finland (POTD)
( 2010-09#15 - caption)
Wikimedian Petritap
  Other animals #3
File:Dendrobates azureus (Dendrobates tinctorius) Edit.jpg 200905-006
Votelist 9 11   Done Dendrobates azureus (POTD)
( 2009-10#19 - caption)
Wikimedian Michael Gäbler
  Artworks #3
File:Aivazovsky, Ivan - The Ninth Wave.jpg 200909-066
Votelist 7 9   Done The Ninth Wave (Девятый вал) by Ivan Konstantinovich Aivazovsky (1850) (POTD)
( 2010-08#18 - caption)
Иван Константинович Айвазовский (Ivan Konstantinovich Aivazovsky, painter)
  Constructions #2
File:Petronas Panorama II.jpg 200905-040
Votelist 5 8   Done Petronas Twin Towers in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. The night view conveys a symmetry impression. (POTD)
( 2010-08#04 - caption)
Wikimedian Someformofhuman
  Diagrams #2
File:Universal joint.gif 200909-056
Votelist 6 7   Done Animation of a universal joint. (POTD)
( 2010-08#16 - caption)
Wikimedian Van helsing
  Other animals #2
File:Tamias striatus CT.jpg 200908-085
Votelist 5 6   Done Eastern Chipmunk with cheeks filled of food supply, Cap Tourmente National Wildlife Area, Quebec, Canada (POTD)
( 2010-08#08 - caption)
Wikimedian Cephas
  Plants and fungis #2
File:Carrots of many colors.jpg 200906-014
Votelist 0 5   Done Carrots of many colors. (POTD)
( 2009-07#12 - caption)
USDA Stephen Ausmus
  Diagrams #1
File:Mandel zoom 11 satellite double spiral.jpg 200909-074
Votelist 1 4   Done Partial view of the Mandelbrot set. (POTD)
( 2010-09#12 - caption)
Wikimedian Wolfgangbeyer
  Panoramas #2
File:Chichen Itza 1.jpg 200909-002
Votelist 1 3   Done Temple of Warriors in Chichén Itzá, Mexico. (POTD)
( 2010-08#07 - caption)
Wikimedian Dschwen, Daniel Schwen
  Birds #2
File:Weisskopf Seeadler haliaeetus leucocephalus 8 amk.jpg 200906-030
Votelist 1 3   Done A Bald Eagle (Haliaeetus leucocephalus). (POTD)
( 2010-01#06 - caption)
Wikimedian AngMoKio
  Other animals #3
File:Arothron hispidus is kissing my camera at Big Island of Hawaii.jpg 200911-012
Votelist 0 3   Done A Puffer Fish, Arothron hispidus in Hawaii. (POTD)
( 2010-08#19 - caption)
Wikimedian Mbz1, Mila Zinkova
  Nature #3
File:F5 tornado Elie Manitoba 2007.jpg 200907-003
Votelist 2 2   Done Category F5 tornado (upgraded from initial estimate of F4) viewed from the southeast as it approached Elie, Manitoba on Friday, June 22nd, 2007. (POTD)
( 2009-11#13 - caption)
Wikimedian Justin1569, (Justin Hobson)
  Artworks #2
File:VanGogh-starry night ballance1.jpg 200901-029
Votelist 0 0   Done Vincent van Gogh, The Starry Night. Oil on canvas, 73×92 cm, 28¾×36¼ in. (POTD)
( 2009-12#18 - caption)
created by Vincent van Gogh

Round 1Edit

Rough countingEdit

Tables to count votes:

Tables to count the votes
Category Gellery by category Table by category Number of files
Diagrams Commons:Picture of the Year/2009/Results/R1/Diagrams Commons:Picture of the Year/2009/Results/R1/Diagrams/Table 39
Artworks Commons:Picture of the Year/2009/Results/R1/Artworks Commons:Picture of the Year/2009/Results/R1/Artworks/Table 125
People Commons:Picture of the Year/2009/Results/R1/People Commons:Picture of the Year/2009/Results/R1/People/Table 88
Constructions Commons:Picture of the Year/2009/Results/R1/Constructions Commons:Picture of the Year/2009/Results/R1/Constructions/Table 101
Objects Commons:Picture of the Year/2009/Results/R1/Objects Commons:Picture of the Year/2009/Results/R1/Objects/Table 122
Nature views Commons:Picture of the Year/2009/Results/R1/Nature views Commons:Picture of the Year/2009/Results/R1/Nature views/Table 113
Panoramas Commons:Picture of the Year/2009/Results/R1/Panoramas Commons:Picture of the Year/2009/Results/R1/Panoramas/Table 58
Plants and fungis Commons:Picture of the Year/2009/Results/R1/Plants and fungis Commons:Picture of the Year/2009/Results/R1/Plants and fungis/Table 38
Arthropods Commons:Picture of the Year/2009/Results/R1/Arthropods Commons:Picture of the Year/2009/Results/R1/Arthropods/Table 105
Birds Commons:Picture of the Year/2009/Results/R1/Birds Commons:Picture of the Year/2009/Results/R1/Birds/Table 53
Other animals Commons:Picture of the Year/2009/Results/R1/Other animals Commons:Picture of the Year/2009/Results/R1/Other animals/Table 47

Top 10 and Category winnersEdit

See Commons:Picture of the Year/2009/Voting/Voting checking.

Adding votes to finalistsEdit

I saw in the finalsits, all the vote buttons are redlinked. Do you just create the page with

# {{2009POTY/Vote|USERNAME}}

? --The High Fin Sperm Whale 19:05, 25 May 2010 (UTC)

sing mw:Extension:SecurePoll extension is proposed to use in the final round this year (as I mentioned in Commons:Picture of the Year/2009/Preparation). Please wait and see how to prepare for it. Thanks.--miya (talk) 14:14, 26 May 2010 (UTC) strike own comment.--miya (talk) 01:38, 3 June 2010 (UTC)

Template:2009POTY/Votepage is modified to create voting pages for the Final.


--miya (talk) 01:38, 3 June 2010 (UTC)

Return to the project page "Picture of the Year/2009/Voting".