Education/Newsletter/October 2012/Winners of the Day of the Dead Wiki Style contest announced

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Winners of the Day of the Dead Wiki Style contest announced[edit]

Winner best photograph of the Día de Muertos estilo Wiki contest

On 15 November 2012, the winners of the Día de Muertos estilo Wiki photographic contest ([1]) were announced. The winners are Thetambourinekid with the best photograph ([2]), Copetevic with the most original photograph ([3]) and Guilleminargp who uploaded the most photographs. In total just over 400 photographs were uploaded in time for judging by a panel of professionals with included the director for scholastic affairs of Mexico’s National Museum of Popular Cultures. All of the photographs that were uploaded can be seen here. The contest was sponsored by the Campus Library of ITESM- Campus Ciudad de México to promote the working with Wikipedia and its sister projects among students and teachers as well as promote the wide variety of celebrations and commemorations that surround Day of the Dead in Mexico.