Lagos Municipalities Photowalk
"Lagos Municipalities Photowalk is a project primarily focus on engaging professional photographers in taking freely licensed high quality photographs of municipalities and associated landmarks in Lagos State"
- The aim of the project is to primarily focus on engaging professional photographers in taking freely licensed high quality photographs of municipalities and associated landmarks in Lagos State
- To take and upload images of Lagos landmarks.
- To recruit professional photographers for Wikimedia Commons
- To increase contents on Wikimedia Commons
- To improve contents on English Wikipedia, Yoruba Wikipedia, Igbo Wikipedia and Hausa Wikipedia
Recruit new editors
- Engage existing editors
- To create awareness about Wikimedia projects
1 July - 15 July 2019
- Meeting point at two areas:
Group 1 at Alakuko busstop, Lagos by 8am Group 2 at Ojoto busstop, Lagos by 8am
- Photowalk started at 8:30 A.M.
- Briefing about what to document and introduction ” 8:00 -8:30 A.M.
- Photowalk ended at 7:00 P.M.
Event co ordinators
On 5th July 2019, the upload session took in place at Amen Hall, Ogba, Lagos with 37 people in attendance.
- Kaizenify (talk) 11:31, 9 July 2019 (UTC)
- User:Lightfast Media
- User:Olatunbosun Success
- User:Omoeko Media
- User:Davidben zignature
- User:Harris Jac
- User:Softwork Phototgraphy
- User:Eighteenedition entertainment
- User:Teecrystal Photograpgy
- User:Larmis Phototgraphy
- over 800 images of Lagos landmarks uploaded on Commons.
- value addition to through attachment of images to existing content.
- New multilingual content is being created on the basis of this event.
- Strong relationship with photography associations
A WhatsApp group of all the participants was created and well maintained