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Each month, a Featured Picture is displayed on the Main Page. The featured picture will be decided by a vote taken the previous month, in accordance with the process outlined below. At present, there are 27 featured pictures out of a total 98,688 files on MicroWiki. A small green symbol (Featured picture icon.svg) on the top right corner of the images page to indicate the picture is of good quality.

Process

Before nominating a picture, nominators may wish to receive feedback by asking an administrator for their thoughts. Nominators must be sufficiently familiar with the subject matter to deal with objections during the process. Nominators who did not upload or create the picture should consult with those who did (were possible) prior to a nomination. Nominators are expected to respond positively to constructive criticism and to make an effort to address objections promptly.

A nominated picture should be an image which is of great cultural or historical significance. Given that nominations are for a specific month, they should not be inappropriate for the time of year during which they are prospectively to be displayed (e.g., a photograph of Christmas celebrations is unlikely to be approved for Featured status during August).

A featured picture cannot be nominated for at least one year after having been featured on the Main Page.

The process is as follows:

  1. A picture is nominated for the following month by adding it to the Nominations page.
  2. Nominations are either approved or rejected by an administrator.
  3. During the last week of the month, users may cast votes for which of the approved images they wish to see featured during the next month. Ties will be broken by admin decision.
  4. The approved nomination with the highest number of votes will be MicroWiki's Featured Picture for that month.


Nominations for September 2022

Polination presentation (example nomination)

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Nominator: Austenasia (talk) 21:07, 3 June 2019 (UTC)

Attendees of PoliNation in July 2012, listening to a presentation by Queen Carolyn I of Ladonia.

Former Sumac Krai

Former Sumac Krai Photo 2022.jpg
Nominator: Tsar Stefan I (talk) 23:46, 5 September 2022 (UTC)

Photo of the former Sumac Krai taken during the Sumac Expedition on 2 September 2022.

Snagovian President Snagoveanu holding the Pan-Slavic flag

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Nominator: StefanSNG (talk) 12:4, 6 September 2022 (UTC)

Snagovian President Snagoveanu holding the Pan-Slavic flag in Silištea.

Autumn picture from the capital of Rank Republic of MMBS.

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Nominator: G.Márton G.Márton (talk) 16:39, 6 September 2022 (UTC)

An autumn picture from the capital of the Rank Republic of MMBS. The picture shows Szabadság Street

  • SUPPORT cute Xuanyi (talk) 10:45, 7 September 2022 (UTC)
  • SUPPORT Very beautiful, period and good quality. Misi (talk) 20:45, 7 September 2022 (UTC)
  • Support Beautiful image showing life in MMBS ZabëlleNB ♥︎ (formerly Z Luna Skye) (talk | edits) 02:10, 9 September 2022 (UTC)
  • SUPPORT Excellent image of what seems to be the Hungary's first active micronation :D Matt talk ☼ 04:06, 9 September 2022 (UTC)
  • SUPPORT a beautiful picture, it reflects a unique culture. Zamenhof01 (talk) 17:45, 10 September 2022 (UTC)

The destruction of HMS Viking

HMS Viking Burning.jpg
Nominator: Emperor Aaron I of Sprinske (talk) 16:40, 6 September 2022 (UTC)

For Revolution Day in October, this photo shows the burning of the HMS Viking during the Sprinske Civil War, the photo is of national importance as it’s one of the only photos of the war in existence

Azwariq Qadri during Eid al-Fitr

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Nominator: Qadri223 (talk) 08:15, 7 September 2022 (UTC)

Azwariq Qadri, President of the Democratic Republic of Subejia, took a selfie, during Eid al-Fitr on 2021. Qadri223 (talk) 08:15, 7 September 2022 (UTC)

Sealand flag at half-mast after death of Queen Elizabeth II

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Nominator: ADAMVS PRIMVS IMPERATOR 01:20, 9 September 2022 (UTC)

The flag of Sealand flies at half-mast from HM Fort Roughs in the hours following the announcement of the death of Queen Elizabeth II.