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Photography new site theme is ready for testing

We have enabled the new site theme for testing on your site. How do I enable it? Click here and check the "Beta test new themes". This will turn on the new theme for any site, including this one, ...
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New Photography site theme coming soon

As mentioned on meta.stackexchange.com several months ago, all network sites will be getting updated themes. Photography is one of the first sites that will be updated. As such, I'm posting the design ...
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Alignemnt issue with the warning popup in election page

During the election, if any user less than 150 reputation trying to vote in the final phase, we are receiving the following warning in the popup. You need at least 150 reputation to vote The ...
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Alignment issue in the unanswered tab

There is an alignment issue in the unaswered questions tab. Some extra space is displaying in between the tabs and questions section. Where as the extra space is not displaying in the questions ...
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No margin around photo of the week in the header

I noticed that since a few weeks the header with the photo of the week is a bit off: There does not seem to be any margin around the photo from the 3rd line onwards. Is this something that others are ...
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UI of this website is depressing

I am sorry for being rude but overall design for this website is depressing. It does't look any creative or vibrant what a normal photographer seek. A photographer is lover of color and if you see ...
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Site Design Updates are Live!

A majority of the changes are not visible; these tweaks go along with recent updates that were made to Stack Overflow. We did make some changes to the link color on the main site and the background ...
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Let's change the Photo-SE badge icons to something specific to photography!

Some of the Stack Exchange communities have custom badge icons (skeptics is the first one that comes to mind). I think it would be really neat if we replaced our generic copper, silver, and gold ...
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SE Photography Redesign

I don't know if this is the right place or way to post this, but I wonder if there's anything to proposing a redesign for this site. It's very functional (like all SE sites), but it's hardly had any ...
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Edits on meta are hard to read

I was looking through an edit on a meta post made by another user today, and found it very hard to read. There is limited contrast between the text and the background, and so the only viable option ...
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Ask question/unanswered links are superimposed when logged out on the main site

If I’m not logged in on the main site, then the “Unanswered” and “Ask question” links are superimposed in the menu in the header. Here’s a screenshot which illustrates the behaviour: Hovering over ...
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Stack Exchange dropdown graphical shift when hovering over titles

On Photography SE, if I open the Stack Exchange dropdown in the upper left corner of the page and hover over CURRENT COMMUNITY, YOUR COMMUNITIES or MORE STACK EXCHANGE COMMUNITIES, a 1px dotted line ...
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White text on light gray background in revisions page makes it invisible

In the revisions tab of a post, there are timestamps of each revision. However in this specific meta site, those timestamps are not visible due to being written in white color on nearly white (#eee) ...
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Strange lines appearing on mouse hover

In profile page, under answer section, whenever I hover on the link it shows two lines under the link. It is a bug. I checked some users profile too, showing the same.
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Why are the text formatting tags different in a comment than to a question/answer?

In a question/answer, the Bold tags are 2x asterisks: **Bold** And Italics is a single asterisk: *Italics* However, in the comment fields, why are they different? Sorry. I previously had single ...
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Text not visible, when adding image

Below is the screenshot, when I try to add the image, the text appear in the prompt box are not visible and hard to read and I'm using updated 24.0 Mozilla Firefox browser.
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Vote to close illegible on meta

The vote to close is illegible here on meta: (as is the image upload)
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Is there a reason the standard font is a bold font?

The standard font chosen for the body of the photography site posts looks quite heavy. Also, the choice to do this has made emboldened text in questions and answers not visibly different from the ...
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The error page still has the sketchy image

I just hit the error page on the main site and it's still showing the sketchy image: You can see it in place here: https://photo.stackexchange.com/error Shouldn't this be a nice (well you know what ...
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Could we skip “Picture of the week” rule of landscape orientation?

Can we in the future somehow skip this rule ? If we want more quality pictures on the site, we should find a way to avoid this rule. I know that it is easier to show picture of the week in this ...
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User page layout borked in Firefox?

Maybe it's just me, but this is what the user page looks like in Firefox (but not in IE or Chrome).
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Glitch in Main Page Design

the link to the picture does not close properly. there is a '<' missing in the closing tag. And also the system here is stupid, I get following error message: Oops! Your question couldn't be ...
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Changing Colours of meta

Looking at the bar that comes up when a question has new activity in meta, I became annoyed that I couldn't read it. I have also noticed that the same colours are used in several places around the ...
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Weekly Featured Image of the Photo of the Week box - appropriate content

So I see the devs have jumped in once or twice now to pare down some of the content that'd been appearing in the Picture of the Week box: So there are... A couple of problems with these. HOLY LINK-...
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Should the visited/unvisited link colors be swapped?

The links to related questions on the right of question pages have visited links as a dark color, and unvisited links as a light color. See sample: - the light ones (1 and 3) are unvisited This is ...
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Community Wikis availability

If Community Wikis aren't to be part of the FAQ, can we get some link on the home page to see the various wikis? A page of Wikis, similar to FAQs but ongoingly updated. (IMHO this may reduce the "what ...
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Responses tab difficult to read on meta.photo.SE

The highlighted entries on the user responses tab is barely readable (white text on pale yellow background) on meta.photo.SE
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Anchored section's highlighting in the markdown help won't fade away completely (except for #code)

The problem might be strongly related to: markdown help page on meta.photo.SE is unreadable If one goes to an anchor link that points to a section in the markdown help, the section's highlighting won'...
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Can we make the image of the week show up on the iphone theme?

With the mobile theme now shown to iphone users, the image of the week is not available. One can see the title in big letters, but not the actual image: Can we have the picture back, please? On this ...
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markdown help page on meta.photo.SE is unreadable

https://photo.meta.stackexchange.com/editing-help has some of the same CSS issues as this older thread about the popups: Text in Markdown popups not always clear with new meta theme
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Tag badge styling issue

The styling for the tag badges does not fit with the rest of the design.
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The 404 not found image is not unique

This site's 404 not found image is not unique. It's shared with Web Apps SE and Pro Webmasters SE. https://webmasters.stackexchange.com/404 https://webapps.stackexchange.com/404 https://photo....
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Featured image suggestion

Didn't see it suggested or asked: why is the feature image not in a 3:2 ratio that is pretty much standard for images? It's literally a handful of pixels off on the y-axis and so you're forced into a ...
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Colour profile stripped from featured image

So my photo was chosen for featured image (for which I'm very grateful), however I noticed that it looks darker than I the image I provided, and as I suspected the colour profile has been removed from ...
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Banner hides the Search Bar

Just spent a minute looking for the Search Function until I realized that the "Welcome to this site, here is the FAQ" banner is hiding the top banner and therefore the search box. On StackOverflow, ...
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please bring back the horizontal layout of the main site menu

Every single time I try to do something like ask a question or view tags here I move toward the place that menu item is on every single other stackexchange site. The exact position differs slightly, ...
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Text in Markdown popups not always clear with new meta theme

Using the GUI buttons for inserting a link in the markdown editor on meta, the text in the pop-up is too similar in colour to the background: This also seems to be the case with the image-upload pop-...
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Meta site “Flag menu” is unreadable. [closed]

The flag menu colors need to be fixed.
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Meta badges sidebar unreadable [closed]

The badge colour description blurb in the sidebar here is unreadable -- grey on grey.
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New design feedback

Overall impressions: While I'm not 100% sold, I think it has potential and I am optimistic. There are a lot of rough edges. I'll give a few examples below. I wonder if the comment period before going ...
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“Ask question” button hard to find

I found it easier to find the "submit yours [picture]" link than the "ask question" link. The former is where I'd expect the latter to be. The former is larger and more prominent than the latter. I ...
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Twitter/Facebook Question Sharing Links

I may be being blind, but in the new design I can't see the buttons to share a question on Twitter/Facebook/whatever, that were there in the beta design. Are they going to be re-added at some point?
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New design makes meta comments invisible on mouseover

On meta, comment mouseovers turn the background white, which makes the text invisible. Normal comment Mouseover comment
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New Design Launched [closed]

The new design just launched for both the parent site and Meta. Congratulations! If you see any styling or css bugs, please start a new post, and tag it with "design" and "bug" please. This way it'd ...
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Design for Photography Site

Hi all. I'm Jin and I'll be working on the designs for the Stack Exchange sites as they graduate from the beta phase. Each site will have its own unique theme that will reflect its topic. However, all ...
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Photos needed for the site design.

Hi all. I'm currently in the process of wrapping up the design concept for the final theme when the Photography site graduates from Beta. I need your best photos for part of the design mockup. ...