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Any valid image file works.
Animated GIFs (or normal photos) taken on your phone are great!
BUT... please try to keep the file size down below around 2MB. Estimate 1MB per second of animated GIF taken on a phone.
Any valid video file works.
Videos taken on your phone work great.
BUT... please try to keep the file size down to a reasonable size.
Using words, please describe the gestures and motions used to make this hand signal.
This is also a great place to enter any additional information that you might have about this hand signal.
Some signals are only used in certain circumstances.
For example, divers will make the universal one-handed "okay" signal when underwater and near their dive buddy, but will touch their head with a whole-arm signal when at the surface and/or at a distance.
Please describe the circumstance(s) in which this signal is used. "Underwater," "On the surface," "At a distance," "In the dark," and "Gloves on" are all good examples.
Signals often vary from region to region, especially for wildlife.
Please enter a region or a list of regions where you have seen this signal used. Regions can be individual states or nations, or entire continents.
If you're unsure, just tell us where you have seen it.