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From Peter Donald <dona...@apache.org>
Subject Re: Avalon Graphics
Date Thu, 14 Jun 2001 02:49:24 GMT
At 03:28 PM 6/13/01 -0400, Berin Loritsch wrote:
>The first thing you notice is the stark shallow-chromatic-ness of the logo.
>In other words, it looks as if it were designed solely for monochrome
printers.
>This is in distinct contrast to the previous logo that we had.  It was nice
>looking, colorful, and it printed well.
>
>I think that with the subtle use of shadows we can achieve this again--still
>using our current design.  Check out the logos of some of the other Jakarta
>packages (I enclosed what I think are the best of the crop).  All of them
>have a certain level of dimension.  Whether the dimension is created by
>color variations (i.e. tomcat), or by shadows (i.e. jetspeed) they all lend
>a visual interest that our logo doesn't grab.

Damn - I like the logo we have now. It could use some color though. ;)

Cheers,

Pete

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