User talk:Greg5030

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Hume Castle[edit]

Gorgeous piccie of Hume. You aren't any where near Fast Castle in the near future? I'm a little bit vehicularly challenged just now so no abiltity to get any illustrations. Brendandh 18:13, 6 November 2006 (UTC)

Sure wish I could help, but am somewhat removed. My folks immigrated to the colonies in 1715, and I rarely have the opportunity to visit. I reside in Cincinnati, OH. Greg5030 14:58, 12 November 2006 (UTC)

Johnstown[edit]

Nice panorama picture of Johnstown, and the Johnstown Incline Plane. It really improves the entry.Honeygo.

Honeypot Ants Image[edit]

Hello there is a great image on commons of honey pot ants ( see here Image:HoneyAnt.jpg ) that I think you are the original author of. Can you confirm this so I can make sure the attribution is correct. GameKeeper (talk) 22:38, 10 June 2008 (UTC)

I can confirm that the image is mine. --Greg Hume (talk) 18:09, 17 June 2008 (UTC)

Thanks , the image on commons has now been updated so you are correctly attributed. GameKeeper (talk) 17:46, 19 June 2008 (UTC)

Thank you Greg for sharing the nice honeypot ant photo. I am using it here: Antwiki.org. — Preceding unsigned comment added by Lubertazzi (talkcontribs) 17:34, 2 August 2013 (UTC)

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Dayton pictures today[edit]

I was just looking at those pictures you took today and uploaded tonight for NRHP properties in Dayton. Great job! Nyttend (talk) 02:17, 31 December 2008 (UTC)


Wikipedia Loves Art[edit]

I've noticed that you've uploaded a lot of very nice pictures in and around Cincinnati and I was wondering if I could interest you in this Wikipedia:Wikipedia_Loves_Art event that is going on this month. See: here for more details on what we've got going on at the Taft Museum of Art downtown. Or contact me. Thanks, and keep up the good work. DaveMenninger (talk) 21:54, 13 February 2009 (UTC)

I haven't heard of any other participants yet, but I'm working on getting an "event" of some sort or other put together for this weekend. It is probably going to be this Sunday the 22nd, from 11-12 since that's the only time I'm free. You're welcome to take part at any time though. In fact, I'd say you have pretty good chances at winning the Taft's prize since no one else has contributed a photo yet. Let me know if you have any other questions. Thanks! DaveMenninger (talk) 00:50, 18 February 2009 (UTC)


File copyright problem with File:GrantBirthplace.jpg[edit]

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This is due to vandalism; someone removed your copyright tag, so Radiant chains couldn't know that you had once licensed it properly. Thanks for a great picture! Nyttend (talk) 11:44, 9 April 2009 (UTC)

File:TraxlerMansion.jpg[edit]

Just curious, why remove this image from the Montgomery County list? Nyttend (talk) 21:28, 1 September 2009 (UTC)

Ah, okay; I didn't want to restore it for fear that it was actually some other house. Nyttend (talk) 21:45, 2 September 2009 (UTC)

Pretzinger[edit]

I was able to add a couple of your photos to this article. Thanks for uploading so many nice shots. Have you ever been by the Springifield High School (now South Springfield I believe) that supposedly looks like the U.S. Capitol building, Stivers School for the Arts (old building, NRHP listed), the Engineers Club of Dayton building or the Reibold Building? Also, I need a photo of the Dixie Terminal in Cincinnati. :) I have other requests too if you take them. Carry on. ChildofMidnight (talk) 19:04, 15 January 2010 (UTC)

Nice job![edit]

I just wanted to say I appreciate all the nice work you're doing taking pictures around Dayton. You do beautiful work and it helps to represent the city in an attractive way, keep up the great work!csnoke. —Preceding unsigned comment added by 66.192.117.66 (talk) 03:17, 28 January 2010 (UTC)

Advice, please?[edit]

I've posted a request for advice at Talk:National Register of Historic Places listings in Cincinnati, Ohio. Would you be willing and able to try to help me? Thanks! Nyttend (talk) 02:11, 31 January 2010 (UTC)

Thanks for the input! You're so rarely on here that I didn't expect to hear from you for some weeks yet :-) I wonder, however, about the significantly different sizes of the lists that would result. I've thought of a new possible division:
  • Downtown as you defined it
  • North as being north and east of a line: following I-74 from the city's western edge to I-75, then down I-75 to Martin Luther King Dr., along it to the I-71 interchange, and then following it to the city's eastern edge
  • East as being everything between Downtown and North that's east of Vine Street
  • West as being everything between Downtown and North that's west of Vine Street
This looks to me as if it would result in lists that are more equally balanced. Since Vine is the east-west meridian, I'd like to use it if possible, and I'd also find it rather odd to classify structures on the southern edge of Over-the-Rhine as being in northern Cincinnati. What do you think? Nyttend (talk) 00:40, 5 February 2010 (UTC)
I've copied your comment on my talk and my comment on your talk to the NRHP list's talk page. If you have more comments, would you be willing to reply there? Thanks! Nyttend (talk) 00:54, 5 February 2010 (UTC)
Sorry to keep piling on the comments, but...are the gas street lamps scattered all over the city, or are they all in Clifton? Nyttend (talk) 01:01, 5 February 2010 (UTC)

File source and copyright licensing problem with File:Forest Tent Caterpillar.jpg[edit]

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Pachliopta kotzebuea[edit]

No problem! I am glad to see new articles. Would you mind checking the taxonomy though? Funet lists it in a different genus, not sure which one is current. I redirected the name funet uses to your page, so it is no big problem. Keep up the good work! Oh, and if you are interested: here is a list of Lepidoptera images we have on commons, without articles on wikipedia, if you want to help out making some articles, that would be great! Link: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/User:Rocket000/Lepidoptera Ruigeroeland (talk) 10:59, 12 July 2010 (UTC)

Araneus cavaticus[edit]

Your image on the Araneus cavaticus page is actually a Neoscona sp. It should be removed. Thanks! —Preceding unsigned comment added by 76.28.223.177 (talk) 18:33, 5 September 2010 (UTC)

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Charles Woodruff House[edit]

Very interesting point. I concluded that the house was destroyed because I couldn't find an Italianate house along that part of Springfield Pike, and when I saw its Ohio Historical Society profile, I knew that the house was gone, since that house definitely isn't along the street. However, in my opinion, the building you can see from Bing looks just like the OHS picture, and the Google Street View of the house you found at Bing is conclusive: there's no way that it could have been destroyed. I'll remove the image from both pages where it's used, and I'll request its deletion at Commons. Nyttend (talk) 18:20, 19 September 2010 (UTC)

By the way, you'll note that the end of the OHS profile says that it's not been demolished. This section of the profiles is never reliable — it says that the Van Wert Bandstand has been destroyed; meanwhile, it says that the Lockington Covered Bridge is still in existence, even though it burned in 1989. Nyttend (talk) 18:27, 19 September 2010 (UTC)
Thanks for getting the photo! I've been concentrating on expanding lots of articles on National Register sites in Hamilton County, and some of the articles with your pictures (such as Alms and Doepke Dry Goods Company and Lombardy Apartment Building) will soon be at DYK. My biggest amount of work has been on buildings in the Samuel Hannaford and Sons TR, which has a lot of currently unillustrated buildings. If you get the chance, could you try to focus on getting pictures for the Hannaford buildings? Nyttend (talk) 23:35, 11 October 2010 (UTC)

Winton Place Methodist Episcopal Church[edit]

Just wanted to let you know — this article is scheduled to be the lead for DYK on Sunday morning, and the picture you took of it will be the featured picture. Nyttend (talk) 22:24, 22 October 2010 (UTC)

I'm slightly confused: did I make a mistake in what I said? My point about the Winton Place photo was that it appeared on the Main Page, unlike photos such as the Cox House that are simply in articles that are on the Main Page. And also, I highly appreciate all the Hamilton County photos you've taken; my emphasis right now is on expanding Hamilton County NR sites, and I much prefer working on articles that have been illustrated. Nyttend (talk) 01:52, 25 October 2010 (UTC)
You're wrong — in the last month alone, I've had six DYKs with articles that you illustrated :-) A mostly-complete list is at User:Nyttend/DYK; I'm looking to expand more Hannaford building articles for DYK, so you should expect even more of your photos to get increased visibility. Nyttend (talk) 02:16, 25 October 2010 (UTC)

Varanus macraei[edit]

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Bavarian Brewing Company.[edit]

Greetings! Just wanted to let you know I've nominated your recent article for DYK. Cheers, and good luck!!! Wilhelmina Will (talk) 10:31, 27 November 2010 (UTC)

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DYK for Bavarian Brewing Company[edit]

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Speedy deletion of Mighty Og[edit]

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Hi, the deletion is an issue of Wikipedia:Notability. It seems to me that this topic at best belongs on a page about North Dakota roadside attractions, not on its own page. The first issue, is that you have not said why this is notable. Roadside attractions are not a class typically given Wikipedia pages by default like towns. Here is a list of notable roadside attractions, all are notable for holding the "world's largest title". The second issue is that the notable references you added (LA Times) actually diminish the claim of notability because they discuss this statue as one among many. Please review the significant coverage requirement for notability. I would support your effort if you wanted to try and make a page about this quark of North Dekota. Another, possibly more appropriate, option would be to add a line or two about these attractions on the states page, under tourism . I hope this helps, Dkriegls (talk) 04:23, 23 January 2012 (UTC)
I just wanted to let you know that I am not going to propose full deletion process. Notability was not considered with speedy deletion, only the notability of your citations. However, I think this item would be more interesting as an article about North Dakota Roadside attractions. The LA times article alone would be enough to support such an article. So instead of deletion I would like to work with you on making that more interesting and definitely notable article. Dkriegls (talk) 05:39, 25 January 2012 (UTC)

Annointment[edit]

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King of Kings statue image[edit]

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Image:MacroCRT.JPG[edit]

This photograph (Image:MacroCRT.JPG) that you recently uploaded and applied as an illustration to the article Cathode ray tube has generated a minor edit war and a fair bit of discussion. You can see the discussion at Talk:Cathode ray tube#Image of CRT or LCD?. Basically, it has been asserted that the photograph is not of the colour patterns on a cathode ray tube but of a liquid crystal display and one of the contributors has outlined several reasons he believes this to be the case. Your editing history suggest that you are not technically minded, and as such there is no suggestion that the image was uploaded in anything other than good faith. As you took the photograph, perhaps you could visit the discussion and clear up the matter once and for all. If the photo really is of a CRT, then to close the matter, it might be helpful to all concerned if you could advise of the make and model of the monitor photographed. DieSwartzPunkt (talk) 11:27, 24 March 2013 (UTC)