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From Andy Wenk <andyw...@apache.org>
Subject Re: CouchDB logo proposal
Date Sun, 08 Mar 2015 20:11:05 GMT
Hi Nick,

On 8 March 2015 at 21:04, Nick Pavlica <linicks@gmail.com> wrote:

> Hi Andy,
>   I took the hexagon away with this image to make it less technical, and
> I'm calling it clean layers.  It's a simple modern image that really should
> stand the test of time.  All of these can be tweed until we like it, and I
> would be happy to share the raw svg(s) as well if someone wants to work
> directly with the image files.
>
>   -
> https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B1tDFdIIJePNRFoyd2VuSEY5X2s/view?usp=sharing
>

I like this approach better. Thank you.


>
> "
> > They may be willing to co-operate with us ...
>
> This ill most likely not happen ;-)
> "
> It's unfortunate that they would be uncooperative, since they have such
> strong roots in this project. :(
>

It's a historical problem and shall not be discussed here ... But you are
right - it's unfortunate ;-)


> Thanks!
> -- Nick Pavlica
>

Cheers

Andy



>
> On Sun, Mar 8, 2015 at 1:31 PM, Andy Wenk <andywenk@apache.org> wrote:
>
>> >
>> > They may be willing to co-operate with us ...
>> >
>>
>> This ill most likely not happen ;-)
>>
>> Cheers
>>
>> Andy
>>
>> On 8 March 2015 at 20:25, Nick Pavlica <linicks@gmail.com> wrote:
>>
>> > Alexander,
>> >   Thanks for reviewing the image, I appreciate clear and constructive
>> > feedback.  I was also a little concerned with the similarity of the
>> small
>> > couches at the corners, but I was having a hard time keeping their
>> clarity
>> > when the image was shrunk to a small size.  I changed the small couches
>> to
>> > better reflect the main couch in the shared link below.  One of the many
>> > challenges with this design effort is the fact that we are trying to
>> create
>> > a great image for the project, but we have to compete with another
>> database
>> > that has a very similar core identity.  I really wish they would have
>> > selected a different name whey the made the move from CochDB, but it is
>> > what it is.  They may be willing to co-operate with us, since the images
>> > are over all distinctly different, but hopefully we can find something
>> that
>> > doesn't require that.
>> >
>> >   -
>> >
>> >
>> https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B1tDFdIIJePNMnA5bHBfOV80TU0/view?usp=sharing
>> >
>> > Thanks!
>> > -- Nick Pavlica
>> >
>> >
>> > On Sun, Mar 8, 2015 at 12:46 PM, Alexander Shorin <kxepal@gmail.com>
>> > wrote:
>> >
>> > > Hi Nick!
>> > >
>> > > Thanks a lot for your effort (: The last one is nice, but I should
>> > > notice that couches at hexagon corners are looks very similar to
>> > > Couchbase logo[1] and may cause legal issues.
>> > >
>> > > [1]:
>> > >
>> >
>> http://www.couchbase.com/wiki/download/attachments/11075991/couchbase?version=3&modificationDate=1365135088338
>> > > --
>> > > ,,,^..^,,,
>> > >
>> > >
>> > > On Sun, Mar 8, 2015 at 9:34 PM, Nick Pavlica <linicks@gmail.com>
>> wrote:
>> > > > All,
>> > > >   Here is my latest logo concept.  I'm still trying to create
>> something
>> > > > that represents CouchDBs history, yet embrace all of the great
>> things
>> > > that
>> > > > 2.0+ will bring.  Hopefully this one gets a little closer than the
>> > last.
>> > > >
>> > > >   -
>> > > >
>> > >
>> >
>> https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B1tDFdIIJePNVC1UOVVxZ0FUWWM/view?usp=sharing
>> > > >
>> > > > Thanks!
>> > > > -- Nick Pavlica
>> > > >
>> > > > On Sat, Mar 7, 2015 at 3:27 AM, Andy Wenk <andywenk@apache.org>
>> wrote:
>> > > >
>> > > >> On 6 March 2015 at 16:37, Johs Ensby <johs@b2w.com> wrote:
>> > > >>
>> > > >> > This was a really bad one:(
>> > > >> > johs
>> > > >>
>> > > >>
>> > > >> Johs, thanks a lot for taking the time to review the logo
>> proposals.
>> > > >>
>> > > >> I know you have answered further down in this thread. Please
>> refrain
>> > > from
>> > > >> such comments to someone who is doing a lot of effort  to
>> contribute
>> > to
>> > > >> CouchDB. Even though you don't like it (and I am also not the
>> biggest
>> > > fan
>> > > >> of the last proposal) such a comment is discouraging and
>> demotivating.
>> > > >>
>> > > >> Thanks
>> > > >>
>> > > >> Andy
>> > > >>
>> > > >> > On 06 Mar 2015, at 16:28, Nick Pavlica <linicks@gmail.com>
>> wrote:
>> > > >> > >
>> > > >> > > All,
>> > > >> > >  I've added another logo design for your consideration.
  I'm
>> > > looking
>> > > >> > > forward to having a new logo for CouchDB, and hopefully
one
>> will
>> > be
>> > > >> > > selected before 2.0 is released.  Here's a link to a
Google
>> doc.
>> > if
>> > > you
>> > > >> > > would like it in another form please let me know.  Of
course
>> all
>> > of
>> > > >> these
>> > > >> > > formats take away from the quality I see in my SVG editor.
>> > > >> > >
>> > > >> > >
>> > > >> >
>> > > >>
>> > >
>> >
>> https://docs.google.com/document/d/1x_MiNkTQrS8CHI7IkfzWoLbV_Chdpku3fnwj041rYFI/edit?usp=sharing
>> > > >> > <
>> > > >> >
>> > > >>
>> > >
>> >
>> https://docs.google.com/document/d/1x_MiNkTQrS8CHI7IkfzWoLbV_Chdpku3fnwj041rYFI/edit?usp=sharing
>> > > >> > >
>> > > >> > >
>> > > >> > >
>> > > >> > > Thanks!
>> > > >> > > --Nick
>> > > >> >
>> > > >> >
>> > > >>
>> > > >>
>> > > >> --
>> > > >> Andy Wenk
>> > > >> Hamburg - Germany
>> > > >> RockIt!
>> > > >>
>> > > >> GPG fingerprint: C044 8322 9E12 1483 4FEC 9452 B65D 6BE3 9ED3
9588
>> > > >>
>> > > >>  https://people.apache.org/keys/committer/andywenk.asc
>> > > >>
>> > >
>> >
>>
>>
>>
>> --
>> Andy Wenk
>> Hamburg - Germany
>> RockIt!
>>
>> GPG fingerprint: C044 8322 9E12 1483 4FEC 9452 B65D 6BE3 9ED3 9588
>>
>>  https://people.apache.org/keys/committer/andywenk.asc
>>
>
>


-- 
Andy Wenk
Hamburg - Germany
RockIt!

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