Wiki Tour Chile 2014 photo contest in its final stage!

Moai in Rano Raraku, Easter Island, Chile.

Wiki Tour Chile 2014.

Wikimedia Chile organized the photo contest Wiki Chile Tour 2014 which ran between April 5 and May 4 with a theme centered around Chile’s heritage and identity. The competition focused on photographs of nature, urban landscapes, holiday destinations, typical locations, economic activities, crafts, customs and cuisine that showed the cultural particularities of Chile.

Old house in Alegre Hill, in Valparaíso, going up through Almirante Montt street.

The contest produced 3,000 photographs, counting those directly uploaded to Wikimedia Commons and the ones shared on the Flickr group that requested compatible licenses. These pictures will serve to better illustrate articles on Wikipedia, but mainly the articles on Wikivoyage, the free travel guide that anyone can edit, a project of the Wikimedia Foundation that was launched in early 2013.
Two winners will be determined by popular vote by way of most “likes” received on Facebook. The voting will take place between May 26 and June 22 via the albums Wikimedia Chile made ​​available to the public through Facebook. You can find the links below:

Contestant’s photographs are housed on Wikimedia Commons, another project of the Wikimedia Foundation, which are available for you to see and use, provided that you respect the license with which the photos were released with by their authors.
Everybody is cordially invited to view this great collection of photographs and vote for your favorites.

Marble Cathedral, General Carrera Lake, Chile.


Eduardo Testart Wiegand (eduardo.testart at wikimediachile.cl.)
President of Wikimedia Chile

Archive notice: This is an archived post from blog.wikimedia.org, which operated under different editorial and content guidelines than Diff.

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Congrats on a successful competition! Excited to see the beautiful photos and vote for my favorites!

Thanks, and you are more than welcome!

Pretty! This was an extremely wonderful post. Many thanks for
supplying this information.

Thanks for your positive comments, and you are welcome!

Great way to promote Chile! A very successful competition that has perfect photographs that will help the world see the hidden beauties of Chile!

Indeed, and thank you very much for your kind words!

Greeting to chile… İ thing the destiny of chile is very good. İt’a a groving country

Thank you for sharing this wonderful thing

Geat photo of the Marble Cathedral!