Picture clean-up?

#1 Posted by fesak (7054 posts) - - Show Bio

I just added some pics of Ultimate Emma Frost and noticed there is a bunch of fanart, cosplay and photomanipulated pics.

What's CV's policy on that?
Post Edited:2007-02-23 08:46:37

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#2 Posted by CanadianWolverine (417 posts) - - Show Bio

Yes, this seems odd to me too. As sexy and beautiful it looks to see real life people in Emma Frost costumes, as any lingerie shots usually do, it does seem out of place when we are using this as a resource for comic book's and their drawn and inked characters.

Which are the fan art? The pencil sketches?

#3 Posted by Red L.A.M.P. (2828 posts) - - Show Bio

Fan art and real pics of people in costume is acceptable. They should be in their own gallery though.

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#4 Posted by CanadianWolverine (417 posts) - - Show Bio

Then please ignore my submission suggestion to delete the pictures of the lady wearing Emmma Frost "costume/lingerie".

#5 Posted by Red L.A.M.P. (2828 posts) - - Show Bio
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#6 Posted by Captain Cascader (1284 posts) - - Show Bio

Generally as long as it's self contained within it's own gallery and isn't used at the default pic, I don't have any problem with it. If it starts leaking into a real gallery I'd have a problem, but this stuff is at the end of the day, something we all want to click on and laugh about.

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#7 Posted by fesak (7054 posts) - - Show Bio

Ok, just so we know.

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#8 Posted by Mighty Magneto (13027 posts) - - Show Bio

Hey i did some hard work on some of those

#9 Posted by Mighty Magneto (13027 posts) - - Show Bio
#10 Posted by fesak (7054 posts) - - Show Bio

Might aswell ask what kinds of art is off-limits then?

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#11 Posted by Red L.A.M.P. (2828 posts) - - Show Bio

fesak says:

"Might aswell ask what kinds of art is off-limits then? "

The only thing that is 'off-limits' is straight up pornography. Other then that, we'd just want to break different type of images into different galleries.

I for one am very interested in real photos of super hero movies. So like having a Spiderman 3 Movie gallery would be great.

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#12 Posted by fesak (7054 posts) - - Show Bio
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#13 Posted by Shatterstar (4548 posts) - - Show Bio

Fan art/cosplay pics, that stuff still can be separated into other galleries (for Emma Frost, go figure 9 galleries 3-4 general ones), but there's some other kind of cleaning up I'd like to propose. There's just pointless pictures here. Maybe i'm wrong on this but what do pics like these add?

ETCETERA

Anyone opposed to cutting this gallery down by a 1/3 or so by getting rid of the low quality, irrelevant, pics? Not talking about fanart, just the comic scans.


Post Edited:2007-06-11 04:15:24

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#14 Posted by fesak (7054 posts) - - Show Bio

Exactly, there's a lot of bad pics in many galleries, such as the Penance gallery i was talking about in another thread.

I've been removing pics such as this from different character galleries, but they just keeps getting re-added. What to do?

Also why do people add scans of whole comic pages?

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#15 Posted by Shatterstar (4548 posts) - - Show Bio

Maybe there should be more stringent guidelines on what pictures are acceptable to upload so people aren't uploading every panel of every comic they own or find in an image search engine?

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#16 Posted by G-Man (34459 posts) - - Show Bio

I've been rejecting whole page scans. It probably goes against copyright stuff too. If a panel was cropped, that'd probably be okay.

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