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Radical cropEdit

Dear user Sikander, please read COM:CROP. Cutting small fragment from the picture not always can be justified, even for the illustrative purposes. Photograph, even the occasional one, always is kind of artwork with its own composition and "story". You cut from the bigger picture a "portrait" of Arif Virani with eyes down, which is absolutely not good for an "avatar" picture. Please don't do that. All the best, Mykola Swarnyk (talk) 05:15, 9 December 2018 (UTC)

Hi Mykola Swarnyk, I think you're referring to my crop of Virani from your source photo uploaded in 2015. At the time of the crop this was the only photo of Virani available on Commons and I completely agree with you that this is not an ideal image, but I figured it is better than no image at all. Please note that per COM:CROP I did not overwrite your photo and added this one as a separate and new upload. Also, I see that you have uploaded more images of Virani and that's great. The new portrait image is much, much better. Thank you. // sikander { talk } 16:02, 9 December 2018 (UTC)

File:Canadian 5th Field Ambulance at Camp Fremo, Norway (4867004).jpgEdit

 
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GRuban (talk) 20:13, 9 December 2018 (UTC)

File:Arif Virani at an Ontario Liberal meeting - 2015 (cropped).jpgEdit

 
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Mykola Swarnyk (talk) 03:20, 13 December 2018 (UTC)

File:Enrique Peña Nieto with Angélica Rivera - 2018 (30604782798).jpgEdit

 
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B dash (talk) 11:29, 13 December 2018 (UTC)

RevertsEdit

Hello, This revert is not OK. There is no consensus for changing the style. Please serlf revert. Please note that you have to discuss it first before revert-warring. Needless to say that you are not a member of the committee. --Steinsplitter (talk) 16:03, 12 April 2019 (UTC)

Okay, thanks, will do. // sikander { talk } 🦖 16:13, 12 April 2019 (UTC)

Julie Payette photoEdit

Hello Sikander

Thank you for your message, and thank you for taking care of copyvios on Commons, we need help on that point! Payette's picture is not a copyvio, you have my word on this.

Maybe you haven't saw the talkpage? Do you think we need to go for an OTRS process ?

Let me know if you need more infos. Best regards, Benoit Rochon (talk) 00:59, 17 April 2019 (UTC)

@Benoit Rochon: Oops, my mistake in not checking the Talk page for the photo. Julie Payette's official photo has been uploaded here previously without permission and I assumed this was the same. Perhaps we can add {{kept}} on the photo page as well? Thank you. // sikander { talk } 🦖 11:48, 17 April 2019 (UTC)

File:Rex Tillerson with Theresa May in London - 2018 (28060725579).jpgEdit

 
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Ymblanter (talk) 18:39, 14 May 2019 (UTC)

Copyright status: File:Imran Khan at the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation summit in 2019 (portrait cropped).jpgEdit

Copyright status: File:Imran Khan at the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation summit in 2019 (portrait cropped).jpg

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And also:

Yours sincerely, Magog the Ogre (talk) (contribs) 23:12, 16 June 2019 (UTC)

Hi Magog the Ogre, the footer for kremlin.ru says "All content on this site is licensed under Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International" and these photos are from this page. There are 19,154 photos from kremlin.ru on Commons using {{kremlin.ru}} as the license. Am I missing something? // sikander { talk } 🦖 23:41, 16 June 2019 (UTC)
Kremlin.ru is a source tag only because the Kremlin changed its license. Please add the cc-by-4.0 tag to those images as well so that they have a license tag as well. Magog the Ogre (talk) (contribs) 00:08, 17 June 2019 (UTC)
@Magog the Ogre: Ah ok, done. Thanks for pointing it out. // sikander { talk } 🦖 03:57, 17 June 2019 (UTC)
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