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2 Apr 2012 11:34AM
Hi all

I am new to this website and have uploaded a couple of shots. These have started receiving comments, which is good (so far) but also votes.

Votes for what? I understand that there are awards on here but what is everyone voting for?

Sorry if my question makes me sound like a dumb a$$.......

Thanks

Andy

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KenTaylor e2
10 3.0k 2 United Kingdom
2 Apr 2012 11:38AM
Votes are just a way of saying they like the image.
Sometimes you cant think of anything constructive to say apart from that.
Pete e2
13 18.7k 96 England
2 Apr 2012 11:38AM

Quote:Votes for what? I understand that there are awards on here but what is everyone voting for?

The votes were introduced to vote for quality of photo. So if it's a really good photo members would vote and once it reached 30 votes it gets a Reader Choice Award, but votes are given for all different reasons, so the system has never really worked as we'd intended but it can be a reasonable gauge.
pulsar69 10 1.6k 6 United Kingdom
2 Apr 2012 11:52AM
the two shots you have posted so far are great , keep it up - votes are not important , feedback is ...

Andy
2 Apr 2012 12:11PM
Thanks guys

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