User talk:Vassilip

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Hi Vassilip,

Thanks for your note in the Trapeza. It's a hard balance - to keep the focus of the article, while trying to provide more background for the non-Orthodox Christian visiting the wiki for more information. Please feel free to add something, or - if it's a long article - work on something through your own user page. One idea, which might not take too much effort, would be to just find some good articles which we can link to as "for more information" citations from that page. — FrJohn (talk)

Your deleted image(s)

Hello! One or more images which you uploaded has been deleted in according with OrthodoxWiki policy, most likely because you did not provide an appropriate tag for it.

If you feel that this deletion was in error, you may upload the image again, giving it the appropriate tag indicating that the image is legal for OrthodoxWiki to use.

To check which images may have been deleted, take a look at your upload log and look for red links.

Thank you for your contributions! —Fr. Andrew talk contribs 11:33, March 16, 2007 (PDT)

Thank you for your note, Vasili. I'm glad you're working to make sure your image uploads are according to our policies. I'm a bit concerned at the tags you chose, though.
Are those images really from the Wikimedia Commons? If not, then the {{commons}} tag is not appropriate.
Do they fall under the legal requirements for fair use?
My guess is that you own the copyright for the image of yourself, so you can release it however you like. See Help:Image licenses for descriptions of the various licenses you can give it. Concerning the image of Fr. Kyrill, do you know who owns the copyright to it? We need to have explicit permission to use it. "Fair use" only counts if our use of the image meets the requirements I link to above. —Fr. Andrew talk contribs 04:49, March 29, 2007 (PDT)
Based on what you've said, perhaps you would like to release the images to OrthodoxWiki with a limited license? If so, I would recommend using this text (you can cut and paste this exactly, adjusting the year as appropriate):

Copyright © 2007 by Vassili Psyllis. All Rights Reserved.


Fr. Andrew talk contribs 10:11, March 29, 2007 (PDT)