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Open source? Creative Commons? What's that all about?
Why are you introducing Geographical Context?

Viewing Images

Why can I only get to page 20 of search results?
Can I subscribe to a square and receive a notification when new photos are added to it?

Photo Contributors

What are my legal rights when taking photographs?
How do i close my account?
How do I get a list of my photos as a CSV?
Where do I find squares where points are available?

Photo Contributors :: Contributing

What's the ideal size for an image submitted to Geograph?
I'd like to see what the submission process looks like before I try it out. Can you show me?
There are too many steps in the submission process. Can I do it all in one go?
I have an interesting old photograph/postcard, can I submit it to Geograph?
How accurate do I have to locate photos to submit to Geograph?
Is there a way to enter latitude and longitude directly when submitting?
My connection is slow. Can I upload while I'm away and fill in the details later?
Can I upload pictures I have inherited from a deceased relative?

Points and Moderation

How do I get a Geograph point for my image?
What are TPoints, how do they work?
Why do only some photos get a Geograph point?

Finding way in the forum

How are contributions scored in the Photo of the Week \ Year competitions?
What is the Photo of the Week \ Year competition?

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