Wikipedia:Featured picture candidates/European Wildcat

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European Wildcat[edit]

Voting period is over. Please don't add any new votes. Voting period ends on 31 Aug 2012 at 11:56:54 (UTC)

OriginalEuropean Wildcat in the Wisentgehege Springe game park, near Springe, Hanover, Germany
Good EV and quality
Articles in which this image appears
European Wildcat, Lapiş Forest, Cheile Nerei-Beușnița National Park, List of endemic species of the British Isles
FP category for this image
Wikipedia:Featured pictures/Animals/Mammals
Michael Gäbler
  • Support as nominator --Tomer T (talk) 11:56, 22 August 2012 (UTC)
  • Support per nominator. Excellent quality, DOF and composition. --WingtipvorteX PTT 21:27, 22 August 2012 (UTC)
  • Weak Support per Matthewedwards. EV could be better if the image showed what makes this cat different. --WingtipvorteX PTT 15:29, 24 August 2012 (UTC)
  • Neutral I'm sitting on the fence for now. How much EV is there in just the face? To me it looks like many other domesticated cats but from its name I have to assume it isn't. In fact, upon reading the article, we learn that it's bulkier than a house cat but their weights are similar, and that it's fur and size are it's distinguishing traits. Unfortunately we don't get to see these things. So if other commenters aren't concerned I'll strike my neutral. Matthewedwards (talk · contribs) 03:53, 23 August 2012 (UTC)
  • Change to oppose per reduced level of EV. It may be the best portrait on the web, but it's not the best that can be done. It simply may not have been done yet. Matthewedwards (talk · contribs) 04:11, 29 August 2012 (UTC)
  • Weak oppose The photo of entire cat would have higher EV. Brandmeistertalk 11:29, 23 August 2012 (UTC)
  • Strong support. The best portrait of European wild cat in Web -- George Chernilevsky talk 06:04, 27 August 2012 (UTC)
  • Support as creator --Michael Gäbler (talk) 23:29, 28 August 2012 (UTC)
  • Support! Very good! -- Spurzem (talk) 19:24, 30 August 2012 (UTC)
  • Support. Nice picture. Well done! TBrandley 01:46, 31 August 2012 (UTC)
  • Support Very good picture. Probably could be delisted and replaced by a good quality image of the whole cat later. Spongie555 (talk) 03:26, 31 August 2012 (UTC)

Promoted File:Felis silvestris silvestris.jpg --Cal Engime (talk) 23:28, 7 September 2012 (UTC)