Geograph Knowledgebase / FAQ


What's the easiest way to find out if any of my photos have featured on "Today's photo" ?
How long after submission do the purple viewpoint markers appear on the coverage map?
What makes a good Geograph?
Something seems to be broken - where can I report bugs?
I have changed my email address. Can I change the existing email address or do I have to reregister?

Viewing Images

I disagree with the location or title of an image - what can I do?
How do I view EXIF details for a photo on Geograph?
The search interface seem complicated, where can I find a simple introduction?
Why can I only get to page 20 of search results?
I've spotted a mistake. What should I do?
Can I subscribe to a square and receive a notification when new photos are added to it?

Reusing Geograph Content

Do you have an RSS feed?

Photo Contributors

I entered the wrong date in the "date taken" field before submitting. Can I change it?
Your pictures by year - are these selected on a random basis or is there a reason behind the choices ?
Does Geograph accept interior photographs?
By what date should I upload my photo if I want it to be entered in Photo of the Week \ Year competition?
How do I get a list of my photos as a CSV?
I've uploaded a picture, why is the square still green on my personal map?

Photo Contributors :: Contributing

What are shared descriptions, and how can I add them?
I don't know when photo was taken
Is there a way to enter latitude and longitude directly when submitting?

Points and Moderation

What is a Supplemental image?
What are TPoints, how do they work?
Are all photo's taken outside of a grid square "cross-grids"?
family snap
I've had a photo made a 'supplemental' - what does that mean?

Finding way in the forum

What is the Photo of the Week / Year competition?
I've got a picture of an insect (plant, pillbox, locomotive...). Can you help identify it for me?

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