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The metamorphosis of Wiki Loves Butterfly

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The so-called "Butterfly Wikimedian" created Wiki Loves Butterfly, a two-year effort to improve Wikimedia's coverage of butterflies in West Bengal.

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Two ravens’ ‘song and dance routine’ wins picture of the year

From the archives Interview Photo contests Picture of the Year Wikimedia Commons

Wikimedia editors from around the world flew to Jubilee and Munin, two amusing ravens from the Tower of London, in the volunteer-run competition.

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Meet Diego Delso, the amateur photographer who has taken the most featured pictures on Wikimedia Commons

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Out of 15,084 images Delso has taken and uploaded, the Wikimedia community has rated 306 as 'featured' and 8,696 as 'quality.'

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In worldwide vote, Wikimedia users select extraordinary picture of the year

From the archives Photo contests Picture of the Year Wikimedia Commons

1,322 pictures. 56 finalists. One winner. The vote for Wikimedia Commons' picture of the year is over.

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See the 14 gorgeous winning photographs from Wiki Loves Monuments

Community From the archives Photo contests Wiki Loves Monuments Wikimedia Commons

Today, Wiki Loves Monuments 2015 revealed this year's winners, including Westerheversand Lighthouse, Sacra di San Michele, Hanover’s New Town Hall, and more.

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See the stunning winning photographs from Wiki Loves Earth 2015

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Wiki Loves Earth, a photo competition where participants picture protected areas and upload their photos to Wikimedia Commons, was held internationally for the second time in 2015 and gathered 26 countries. The contest is over, and we are now able to present the international winners.

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