What you are experiencing is administrators are allowed to rate their own pictures. Users are not able to rate their own pictures.
Not able to rate, even if it is my own picture because I'm not allowed to as a user in the IP Album:
On my website, I am able to rate my own pictures because I am an admin:
Regular users will not be able to rate their own pictures, but admins can rate their own. Cheap, isn't it?
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- Not good for you and definitely not good for everyone else.