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Are upvoted comments auto removed?

It is my understanding that the automatic systems on SE can delete comments for housekeeping reasons. But are comments with upvotes (or highly upvoted comments over some threshold) deleted in this ...
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“Image of the week” is causing mixed content error

My browser is reporting mixed HTTPS and HTTP content on the main site because the "Image of the week" in the header is HTTP: <img src="http://i.stack.imgur.com/hJKvB.jpg" alt="Random Flower in ...
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How can I also show the people see a big version of the photograph I send in?

If I send in a photo to show, I see many examples of photo's of which you can also let the people see the big version of your send in photo. How can this be done?
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How to know how many members a certain stackexchange communitiy has?

How to check how many members a certain stackexchange communitiy has?
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Why does the meta community user not have the Stack Exchange logo as the profile picture?

Why does the meta community user alone have the photography site logo as the profile picture? In Photography main site's community user has the Stack Exchange logo. In all other Stack Exchange sites, ...
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Main chat room has been frozen

The main photography chat room has been frozen after only 24+ hours of inactivity. Does anyone know why? The general information at SE says 14 days of inactivity will freeze a chat room.
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Image of the week: how to see more info?

I think the image of the week is great, and I often see an image that I would like to know more about, or see in a larger size. I expected that clicking on the image would take me to the original ...
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Is there any way we can migrate an old but good question?

Why does my Canon DSLR stop recording video automatically? is a good question with good answers - but is now definitely off-topic here as it's purely about video. It seems to be this would still be a ...
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When does the accepted answer NOT show at the top?

I Just ran across the following question which has 8 answers. The accepted answer received 7 upvotes. Two other answers received 23 and 14 votes respectively. Even when the option is set to display ...
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Can I see all my deleted questions?

There is a question I want to ask on Photography Stack Exchange, but I have a vague feeling that I might have asked it already a long time ago and it was closed and automatically deleted. Or I am ...
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Can I ask about how to develop this specific photograph?

I am extremely new to this SE site and I have not been on SE for a while in general, so I kind of got out of the SE 'habits'. I would like to know if questions, typically 'How did they develop this ...
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Why am I suddenly a UUID?

I've had an account on Photo.SE as myself, cat for probably a few months, but today I opened Photo.SE from the HNQ and found my username to be a25bedc5-3d09-41b8-82fb-ea6c353d75ae, even though the ...
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Not able to submit image on http://meta.photo.stackexchange.com/

meta.photo.stackexchange.com say that I should have atleast 5 reputation to Submit a pic for hall of fame. Now I have 5 Reputation. Still I am not able to? Why so?
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Delete the “dell” tag?

There are only 5 questions tagged with the dell tag, all of them about Dell monitors. Those 5 questions are also tagged monitors. From a photographic context, "Dell" doesn't have any meaning — they ...
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Please merge tag “digital” into “digital-photography” (or the other way around)

We don't need both digital and digital-photography. Let's kill one of them, please. Since the first is on 32 questions and the second on 310, I guess digital should go — although I think the -...
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Can a moderator fix the “bellow” tag?

For some reason, we have bellow. This is irritating, because bellows is actually the correct singular noun; the noun "bellow" means a loud deep sound — it's not even "one part of a bellows". I have a ...
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On the Questions list, why do some questions have a grey background?

I often scroll through the newest questions https://photo.stackexchange.com/questions and find that one question has been highlighted in a darker grey panel. At time of writing, the question titled LR ...
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Request: Change “using photographic equipment” to “using photographic equipment (in the context of photography)”

This has come up before, but mostly in the context of video (see What is meant by "photographic equipment" as reference in the help center?), although it's also a frequent issue around ...
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Are moderators using different standards with new users vs. old users who have been on the site a lot?

I want to put out this issue that actually is not just on the photography stackexchange but everywhere on stack exchange. Often moderators seem to have a different attitude with newer members (even ...
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please create fps -> framerate tag synonym

Someone recently created fps. We already have framerate. It'd be good if fps were merged into framerate, please. (I know there's a process by which non-mod users can propose tag synonyms and they may ...
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Can I ask “find me x” questions regarding stock photography with specific rights?

Such as, "I need a public domain, commercial-use and free-to-modify picture of a middle aged woman with blemishes."
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How do I quickly and easily resize images in posts?

I've uploaded an image from my camera, and its huge. Now people are telling me that they want it smaller so they can download it quickly or without eating up too much mobile data. How can I provide ...
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How to handle/dispute a declined flag?

I recently noticed my flagging history had a declined flag. I flagged an answer to a question (Images colors getting distorted) as being "Not an answer" which is defined as... This was posted as ...
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Can we kill the “beginner” tag?

The tag beginner is usually used by beginners to tag their questions, even if they're not actually about being a beginner in any way. If the questions really are basics, we have photography-basics and ...
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Can we add some way to semi-automatically add a “please DESCRIBE your desired effect” block to _those_ questions?

Questions like How do i give this look to my photos? How this photograph is taken? How to process a photo to get same look? What is this effect called and how can I post process my photos to get this ...
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The difference between main and meta photography stack exchange sites.

I suspect this has been already asked but i am having issues finding a page about it and i am trying to understand the difference between the Main Photography site and the Meta Photography site? if ...
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Equipment recommendation

Can I ask question with the tag 'equipment recommendation' that deals with a particular product of a particular company?Can I ask for reviews about a particular model of product?Thanks a lot in ...
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Merge the “macintosh” tag into “apple” or “os-x”?

We have macintosh, but Apple hasn't used this term for their computers since 1998 (they just use "Mac"). The tag wiki suggests that this is for questions about the hardware rather than software, but ...
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I would love to ask for clarification on a question but it appears that comments have been blocked because of some drama

related OP: As a professional photographer, how can one handle a wedding photographer being rude or demanding in a way that will compromise overall image quality? I'm confused by the OP is talking ...
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I downvoted an answer in error and would like to undo that. Can I, and how?

I downvoted an answer in error - due to my own misunderstanding of the question. I realised very quickly that I should undo my vote, but evidently not within the 5-minute window allowed for this. Is ...
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User with offensive username and post needs nukes

There's this user who needs nuking. User link. I hope I don't need to say why he needs to go. Here's the link to the offencive post. (Yes, its the answer)
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How to deal with image links, uploads, reliability and copyright when editing?

Situation I know that links to images online are discouraged. If the link breaks, the question loses its content. This is all about this question, but there's a general problem behind it. I ...
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I think one of my comments went missing, is it in a better place now?

I'm sure that I posted a comment to this question. This comment is nowhere to be found now. At first I thought I simply forgot to submit it. But being asked why I deleted the comment makes me ...
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Is there a way to undo a “close as duplicate” vote?

I went too damn fast on one question: Adapter for Olympus SLR lenses on Sony a6000 camera? and voted it as a duplicate before I remembered that the Sony A6000 is one of the mirrorless E-mount ...
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please merge tag “close-up-filter” into “macro-converter”

These supplementary lenses aren't really filters, but they're often known as that -- it seems most useful to keep the tag as an alias rather than to just destroy it.
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Please merge tag “extender” into “teleconverter”

We have a number of questions tagged extender. This is what Canon calls their teleconverters; let's just merge the two tags.
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Can we modify the “shopping” close reason to include more than just “out-of-date quickly”?

Currently, the "shopping" close reason says Questions seeking product or service recommendations are off-topic because they tend to become obsolete quickly. Instead, describe your situation and the ...
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merge night and night-shooting tags?

night is not heavily used, but night-shooting is. I don't think there's much value in having both. I kind of think that "shooting" is extraneous, and that it'd be better to merge night-shooting into ...
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How can I go back and edit a review when I've accidentally said the post is ok?

The title says it all- I clicked the wrong button before I add some edits to a first time poster's post? It was the one where AEB wouldn't turn off. I wanted to add some tags and add a comment asking ...
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Lighting-techniques tag should be merged

There's a nice schema of lighting-* tags, and the barely-used and undescribed lighting-techniques seems superfluous.
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Searching for posts with photos

I often find that looking at photo.SE posts that include images is a fun and educational thing to do. You can learn about mistakes people do, or new techniques, or old techniques applied in new ...
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tag merge request — crop -> cropping

These two tags are effectively synonymous, although crop is occasionally also used for cropped-sensor or crop-factor questions. Also, cropping appears more popular. So to avoid duplication and ...
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How tags are used for the “cross out” format?

I know how to bold and italicise, but not cross out (line through text). See mattdm's answer of "life" and "chololates".
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How can I add 'SB-900' tag?

I'd like to ask a question related to Nikon's SB-900 speedlight. However suggested tags are only 'SB-600' and 'SB-700'. I'm not able to add a new tags as my reputation is less than 300.
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Am I able to remove “possible duplicate” tag from my question?

OK: I asked the question and someone suggested that it was a duplicate (which is not if read the question and the suggested answers carefully). So now I have my question with "possible duplicate" tag ...
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Please remove Community Wiki from “What makes a photo good?” question

What makes a photo a good photo? was marked community wiki long ago. I think we have conclusively shown that individual ownership of answers actually works much better, even (or perhaps especially) ...
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Can users who can immediately edit questions, look at others edits and make them themselves?

Is it possible that if I make edits to questions that someone with rights to edit them without review could see them and submit them as their own to gain additional points for the update? I have ...
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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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kill the photostorage tag?

I think on this site, photostorage is implied to be just storage. It's used on a few merged questions so I can't edit it out manually. Could a moderator please merge the tag? Thanks!
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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 ...