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Clem Rutter lives in Rochester, Kent, and English Wiki. Apart from many Fuji digitals camera and a vast back catalogue of jpegs, Clem also uses Inkscape and Gimp. Find out his edit history Counting tools

Clem has a background in politics, computing and education. He has taught in Schools, FE Colleges and Adult Education mainly in the inner city.



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  • The location bookmarklet is


  • Creative commons tags for text and wikipedia

[: CC0]

  • Screenshots

{{free screenshot|license={{Apache}}}}- a screen shot tag

Training bookletsEdit

Rule bookEdit

Rules of Category naming, and the rules of Gallery naming:

To delete a category

To clean images from a dirty category

To geotag a file

Object location51° 23′ 45.24″ N, 0° 29′ 28.68″ E  View all coordinates using: OpenStreetMap - Google Earth 

Find a file nearby- look at its geotag (as above)- click on the numbers and then click on Open streetmap - zoom in and click at the target spot- you can pick up the coordinates from the box top left.

  • commons camera location {{location dec|51.3959|0.4913}}
  • commons object location {{object location dec|51.3959|0.4913}}
  • en wikipedia {{Coord|53.494|-2.451|display=inline,title|format=dms|name="Arrowsmiths Mill"}}
  • de wikipedia

To convert a video into copyright acceptable form

  • cd to input file containing directory
  • ls to check
  • ffmeg2theora -o filename inputfilename Manual for options


Further information: User:ClemRutter/gallery0


I am particulalarly happy, to see my images used in commercial publication under a Creative commons CC-BY license. Photos should be attributed to

  • Clem Rutter, Rochester, Kent.

Examples are:

Thames Gateway Parklands Vision, HMSO, ISBN 978409805403
Encyclopedia Britannica online
Fire earth environmental Site