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  1. image search doesn't show image from wikipedia

    when searching for 'olm salamander (site:commons.wikimedia.org OR site:wikipedia.org)', filtered on images that can be used and shared commercially, the search results do not return the main image on the 'olm salamander' wikipedia page
    see: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Olm
    see: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Olm#/media/File:ProteusanguinusPostojnskaJamaSlovenija.jpg

    while searching for 'ProteusanguinusPostojnskaJamaSlovenija (site:commons.wikimedia.org OR site:wikipedia.org)' shows a smaller version of the said image. Image is 800x333, but images on results have with/height < 250.

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  3. Thumbnail scaling

    It would be nice if the padding color could be specified when resizing thumbnails, including transparent.

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  4. The Bing Image Search API Jupyter notebook fails...

    I'm using the same subscription key that has worked successfully in another session but getting an error flagged as :

    response.raiseforstatus()

    HTTPError Traceback (most recent call last)
    <ipython-input-4-c1121699867c> in <module>()

      4 params  = {&quot;q&quot;: search_term, &quot;license&quot;: &quot;public&quot;, &quot;imageType&quot;: &quot;photo&quot;}
    
    5 response = requests.get(search_url, headers=headers, params=params)

    ----> 6 response.raiseforstatus()

      7 search_results = response.json()
    

    /srv/venv/lib/python3.6/site-packages/requests/models.py in raiseforstatus(self)

    933 
    
    934 if http_error_msg:

    --> 935 raise HTTPError(httperrormsg, response=self)

    936 
    
    937 def close(self):

    HTTPError: 401 Client Error: Access Denied for url: https://api.cognitive.microsoft.com/bing/v7.0/images/search?q=kidney&license=public&imageType=photo

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  5. Bing Images Search Trending throws error

    The trending endpoint: https://dev.cognitive.microsoft.com/docs/services/56b43f0ccf5ff8098cef3808/operations/56b44b8ccf5ff81038d15ce0

    When I test it with the api console shows this:

    {
    "_type": "ErrorResponse",
    "instrumentation": {},
    "errors": [{

    &quot;code&quot;: &quot;DataSourceErrors&quot;,
    
    &quot;message&quot;: &quot;Please note the Data source and the Data source ErrorCode, then, for more information, refer to the HelpUrl.&quot;,
    &quot;parameter&quot;: &quot;Trending data is not present for your request&quot;

    }]
    }

    If there is a parameter missing, this page doesn't say it.

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  6. Image Search API. Add searching for specified site when using SimilarImages / SimilarProducts

    Add searching for specified site when using SimilarImages / SimilarProducts. It is already possible to specify the site but it is not taken into account when providing a image to search for similar products.

    It could be a great thing to provide this in order to see what products a specific vendor has that match a specific image.

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  7. Image Search API. Add searching for specified file type support

    Add filetype (ex. .jpg, .png, .tiff) parameter to Image Search API

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