Request to change primary image for episode of Sherlock

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Can someone make this picture: https://www.imdb.com/title/tt2189771/mediaviewer/rm3138197248 the primary image for this episode of Sherlock: https://www.imdb.com/title/tt2189771/reference please?
I'd do it myself, but it's not possible because it is not yet possible for contributors to change the picture type. (any word on when that will be possible by the way?)

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Fan made Image?
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And it's very poorly made.
If you'll look closely the "B" in Benedict is not completely in line with the border edge of the "S" in Sherlock, like the "N" and "K" are at the other edge. The Hearse is not centered in the picture.
"The Empty Hearse" is not centered on the word "Sherlock" The Word "Sherlock is not centered either and is shifted to the right.
"Another Mind Palace" is crooked. It is low on the left and high on the right.
And last but not least. Do you really think that a British production would use an American Cadillac Hearse over a British Hearse?



Martin Freeman and Benedict Cumberbatch in Sherlock 2010
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Do you really think that a British production would use an American Cadillac Hearse over a British Hearse?

I don't know the first thing about cars (apart from their colo(u)r), so no idea. That said, the picture has been deleted, so it's all academic now.
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I'd do it myself, but it's not possible because it is not yet possible for contributors to change the picture type. (any word on when that will be possible by the way?)
Yeah that would be nice. I see so many pictures posted with wrong type. It creates messy catalog when you want to filter and look for only a certain type.
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There is no need to make this the primary image.
It has been removed from the gallery.
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Hi Marco -

Just to clarify, please note that we don't allow poster images to display as the primary image for episode titles, we only allow still-frame images from the episode to be the primary.

As Ed noted above, the poster image you initially referenced has since been removed.  Cheers!
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The poster image I initially referred to is indeed gone, so that ship has sailed.
Nevertheless, I must say I don't understand the reasoning behind this policy. I feel that if there is a proper, non-fan made, portrait format poster that was made for a specific episode, that poster should be the primary image. That being said, this thread suggests this rule isn't known among all staffers: https://getsatisfaction.com/imdb/topics/better-primary-image-needed-for-episode

And then there's also this episode of Sherlock: https://www.imdb.com/title/tt3845232/reference

(I know staff probably won't read this anymore, but that's not on me. Besides, I like the current posters for these Sherlock episodes)