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[WiZ] No Nothing to see here (OAATP)

Postby WiZ » Wed Jan 08, 2020 9:30 pm

There had been a recent trend in people sharing photographs that showed no creature, item, or action. Although these photographs were inoffensive, a lot of them were censored automatically. Explain.

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Re: [WiZ] No Nothing to see here (OAATP)

Postby Hobbsicle » Thu Jan 09, 2020 3:56 am

Does "sharing photographs" involve social media/Internet? Or something more analog?
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Re: [WiZ] No Nothing to see here (OAATP)

Postby Zanreo » Thu Jan 09, 2020 5:56 am

Were they mistaken for inappropiate by a censorship filter or similar?
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Re: [WiZ] No Nothing to see here (OAATP)

Postby GalFisk » Thu Jan 09, 2020 8:08 am

Censored for: nudity? Gore? Violence? Blasphemy? Copyright violation?
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Re: [WiZ] No Nothing to see here (OAATP)

Postby WiZ » Thu Jan 09, 2020 10:35 pm

Hobbsicle

Does "sharing photographs" involve social media/Internet? yes Or something more analog? no

Zanreo

Were they mistaken for inappropiate by a censorship filter or similar? yes

GalFisk

Censored for: nudity? yes, no to rest Gore? Violence? Blasphemy? Copyright violation?
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Re: [WiZ] No Nothing to see here (OAATP)

Postby GalFisk » Fri Jan 10, 2020 12:30 pm

Are they doing this in order to: protest? Point out a problem? Have fun? Compete? Vandalize? Obstruct? Annoy? Defraud? Destroy? Research? Circumvent?
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Re: [WiZ] No Nothing to see here (OAATP)

Postby irishelk » Fri Jan 10, 2020 12:58 pm

Is there a specific subject in the photographs at all?
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Re: [WiZ] No Nothing to see here (OAATP)

Postby Zanreo » Fri Jan 10, 2020 3:08 pm

Do the pictures contain: a specific color? Shape?
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Re: [WiZ] No Nothing to see here (OAATP)

Postby WiZ » Wed Jan 15, 2020 8:05 pm

GalFisk

Are they doing this in order to: protest? noish Point out a problem? yesish Have fun? yesish Compete? Vandalize? Obstruct? Annoy? Defraud? Destroy? Research? Circumvent? no to rest

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Is there a specific subject in the photographs at all? yes

Zanreo

Do the pictures contain: a specific color? yes Shape? no
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Re: [WiZ] No Nothing to see here (OAATP)

Postby GalFisk » Thu Jan 16, 2020 7:53 am

Color: skin tones?
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Re: [WiZ] No Nothing to see here (OAATP)

Postby Zanreo » Thu Jan 16, 2020 11:58 am

Did people upload pictures of this subject with the intention to get them auto-censored by the filters, or see if they would get censored? To show they didn't work as intended/would false flag images too easily?

Is the subject: a type of location? Just big areas of the color in question?
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Re: [WiZ] No Nothing to see here (OAATP)

Postby trebor » Thu Jan 16, 2020 5:37 pm

Were the photos censored because they were flagged for containing: a nipple/nipples? Genitalia?
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Re: [WiZ] No Nothing to see here (OAATP)

Postby WiZ » Thu Jan 16, 2020 10:24 pm

GalFisk

Color: skin tones? yes

Zanreo

Did people upload pictures of this subject with the intention to get them auto-censored by the filters, or see if they would get censored? To show they didn't work as intended/would false flag images too easily? no to all

Your second question will not be addressed, as per the rules.

Trebor

Were the photos censored because they were flagged for containing: a nipple/nipples? Genitalia? no to all
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Re: [WiZ] No Nothing to see here (OAATP)

Postby GalFisk » Fri Jan 17, 2020 9:03 am

Are they photographing: skin? Displays? Color charts?
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Re: [WiZ] No Nothing to see here (OAATP)

Postby Zanreo » Fri Jan 17, 2020 10:16 pm

(Whoops, sorry, forgot!)

Is the subject: a type of location? Just big areas of colors similar to skin tones?
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Re: [WiZ] No Nothing to see here (OAATP)

Postby irishelk » Sun Jan 19, 2020 11:45 pm

Do the photographers wish for something specific to happen when the photo is flagged? Or before it is flagged? Or after?
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Re: [WiZ] No Nothing to see here (OAATP)

Postby WiZ » Mon Jan 20, 2020 8:28 pm

GalFisk

Are they photographing: skin? no Displays? no Color charts? no

Zanreo

Is the subject: a type of location? yesish Just big areas of colors similar to skin tones? noish

IrishElk

Do the photographers wish for something specific to happen when the photo is flagged? Or before it is flagged? Or after? no to all
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Re: [WiZ] No Nothing to see here (OAATP)

Postby Earnest » Wed Jan 22, 2020 7:00 am

Were they censored mainly by: social medias? Tvs? Internet? Military agencies? Army? Geographical associations? Weather associations? People themselves (after having taken the picture or while taking it)? Other people? Devices automatically?
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Re: [WiZ] No Nothing to see here (OAATP)

Postby Zanreo » Wed Jan 22, 2020 9:41 am

Were they shared because of a challenge? Meme? Something unrelated to the censorship itself?
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Re: [WiZ] No Nothing to see here (OAATP)

Postby GalFisk » Wed Jan 22, 2020 7:57 pm

Are they trying to find out more about which colors are being censored?
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Re: [WiZ] No Nothing to see here (OAATP)

Postby WiZ » Wed Jan 22, 2020 10:37 pm

Earnest

Were they censored mainly by: social medias? yes Tvs? no Internet? yes Military agencies? Army? Geographical associations? Weather associations? People themselves (after having taken the picture or while taking it)? Other people? Devices automatically? no to rest

Zanreo

Were they shared because of a challenge? Meme? no to both Something unrelated to the censorship itself? yes

Earnest

Are they trying to find out more about which colors are being censored? no

A note: You have established all you need to about why/how they were censored. What remains is what the pictures were of, and why they were shared, which are closely linked.
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Re: [WiZ] No Nothing to see here (OAATP)

Postby Zanreo » Wed Jan 22, 2020 11:37 pm

(wait i misread the post at first)

"Yesish" area: A certain part of a certain type of area? Closeup of something?
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Re: [WiZ] No Nothing to see here (OAATP)

Postby WiZ » Wed Jan 22, 2020 11:39 pm

(wait i misread the post at first) I'll edit my reply so as not to incriminate anyone

"Yesish" area: A certain part of a certain type of area? yes, although we're still speaking broadlyCloseup of something? no
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Re: [WiZ] No Nothing to see here (OAATP)

Postby Zanreo » Wed Jan 22, 2020 11:40 pm

Outside? Inside? Irrel?
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Re: [WiZ] No Nothing to see here (OAATP)

Postby WiZ » Wed Jan 22, 2020 11:42 pm

Outside? yes Inside? Irrel? no to both
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Re: [WiZ] No Nothing to see here (OAATP)

Postby irishelk » Wed Jan 22, 2020 11:51 pm

Were they sharing how something looked where they currently were (e.g. the sky, the ground, the skyline)?
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Re: [WiZ] No Nothing to see here (OAATP)

Postby WiZ » Wed Jan 22, 2020 11:53 pm

Were they sharing how something looked where they currently were yes (e.g. the sky, yes the ground no, the skyline yes, inadvertently)?
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Re: [WiZ] No Nothing to see here (OAATP)

Postby GalFisk » Thu Jan 23, 2020 9:59 am

Sunruse? Sunset?
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Re: [WiZ] No Nothing to see here (OAATP)

Postby trebor » Thu Jan 23, 2020 7:41 pm

Is an unusual event relevant?

Galfisk, I like the idea of a sunruse. A winter's day where the sun gives the impression it's going to come out...
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Re: [WiZ] No Nothing to see here (OAATP)

Postby WiZ » Fri Jan 24, 2020 3:19 am

GalFisk

Sunruse? Sunset? No(t relevantly) to both

Trebor

Is an unusual event relevant? yes
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Re: [WiZ] No Nothing to see here (OAATP)

Postby GalFisk » Fri Jan 24, 2020 7:19 am

Noctilucent clouds? Other atmospheric phenomenon?
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Re: [WiZ] No Nothing to see here (OAATP)

Postby Earnest » Fri Jan 24, 2020 7:27 am

Was it a picture taken: while driving? While looking at a panorama? While on an airplane? While a natural phenomenon was happening? While looking at the profile of mountains (which looked like some nudity)? While making shadows? While skidiving? While observing a statue/building?
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