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From "Jim Jackl-Mochel" <jmoc...@foliage.com>
Subject RE: logos
Date Mon, 25 Jun 2001 14:45:40 GMT

I like Logo1. I would like it even more if the door
the ant is walking through wasn't there.

Jim (Not big on the symbolism) Jackl-Mochel

> -----Original Message-----
> From: Les Hughes [mailto:leslie.hughes@rubus.com]
> Sent: Monday, June 25, 2001 9:56 AM
> To: Ant-Dev@Jakarta. Apache. Org (E-mail)
> Subject: FW: logos
>
>
>
> Hi all,
>
> Here are four ideas for the new Ant logo. We'd appreciate any comments to
> help refine some of the ideas presented (see below).
>
> Bye,
>
> Les
>
>
>
> >  -----Original Message-----
> > From: 	Justin Ransom
> > Sent:	25 June 2001 14:46
> > To:	Les Hughes
> > Subject:	logos
> >
> > Les,
> >
> > Here's all four:
> >
> > logo 1 - Doorway ant.
> > The ant going through a doorway, symbolising 'walking towards a new
> future'.  We also have as perspective shape in the background showing us
> that although relatively new, ant is based on strong foundations (ant has
> come forward by looking at and using knowledge gained in from
> experience in
> 'the past'.)
> >
> > logo 2 - Circle ant.
> > The circle represents unity.  The ant walks outside the circle but also
> inside.  This suggests that ant, although open source, is based upon
> structure and clarity - the circle.
> >
> > logo 3 - No ant.
> > The three symmetrical shapes flow upward to form 'ant'  They represent,
> XML, pure java and open source.  It's symbiosis here, the whole (ant) is
> worth more than the sum of these individual parts! Again, we see structure
> and foundation elements in this logotype. We also see symmetry,
> which builds
> composition - ant is, I believe trying to make a standard of some kind?
> >
> > logo 4 -  Atari ant.
> > Ant on top of symbiosis above - but part of the structure as
> well. This is
> working on many of the concepts above (logo 3 - no Ant), but also
> shows ant
> as embed in the process of obtaining higher values. Working towards that
> globaly adopted standard.
> >
> > That's it.
> >
> > If you get a good response back I can go to town on a preferred choice!
> >
> > Regards
> >
> > J
> >
> >
> >
> >
>  <<logo4.gif>>  <<logo3.gif>>  <<logo2.gif>>  <<logo1.gif>>
>


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