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Hi Cams4mee! I'm one of the admins at Camera-wiki.org. Let me add a human welcome to Botscura's robot one. I'm currently looking through user accounts which have been registered for a while without making any edits. If these belong to real people, they aren't a problem (though you don't need a user name to read the wiki pages, only to edit them); I'm concerned that a lot of these 'silent' user accounts were registered by spammers though, and I want to block as many of those as I can before they can be used for spamming or vandalism in the wiki. So it would help me if you could write something here; even a short message will do, to show that you're a real person (not a spamming program!). Maybe you could write something about your camera interests on your profile page, or have a go at improving one of our camera article pages.
Cheers! --Dustin McAmera (talk) 12:55, 5 January 2016 (CST)