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From Michael Acevedo <vea1...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: [WWW] new logo in staging only...I think we need a graphic modification
Date Thu, 05 Apr 2012 18:50:20 GMT
Dave,

I sent the updated logos to both Rob and Drew just a few seconds ago...


On Thu, Apr 5, 2012 at 2:24 PM, Dave Fisher <dave2wave@comcast.net> wrote:

>
> On Apr 5, 2012, at 11:04 AM, Michael Acevedo wrote:
>
> > Hi Nancy,
> >
> > The source file is in .psd. Would Apache want those as well?
>
> Yes, please!  And thank you!
>
> Regards,
> Dave
>
> >
> > On Thursday, April 5, 2012, Nancy K wrote:
> >
> >> Wonderful! If Michael has the .psd or .ai vector original file, and we
> can
> >> all access it later, that will help us resize it without the fuzziness -
> >> and make further changes.
> >>
> >> I found the .psd and .ai feather file under apache.org/images
> >> http://www.apache.org/images/ if that will be helpful later in any
> >> redesign.  Is there a /image
> >>
> >> It would be nice to add a dimension to the .jpg/.gif/.non-vector image
> >> file name instead of 'small' 'wide' - I would suggest a width -
> something
> >> like nameOfImage100px.jpg.
> >>
> >> I am new - but noticed openoffice.org/images file and a cujrent folder
> >> for logos - good organization!
> >> Nancy
> >>
> >>     Nancy      Web Design
> >> Free 24 hour pass to lynda.com.
> >> Video courses on SEO, CMS,
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> >>
> >>
> >>
> >>
> >> ________________________________
> >> From: Michael Acevedo <vea1083@gmail.com <javascript:;>>
> >> To: "ooo-dev@incubator.apache.org <javascript:;>" <
> >> ooo-dev@incubator.apache.org <javascript:;>>
> >> Sent: Thursday, April 5, 2012 10:26 AM
> >> Subject: Re: [WWW] new logo in staging only...I think we need a graphic
> >> modification
> >>
> >> Hello all members,
> >>
> >> It's Michael Acevedo, I am away from the computer that holds the files
> >> right now but I do have the original files if you need them. Where
> should I
> >> send them?
> >>
> >> Otherwise, I am deeply honored by having Apache selecting the my logo
> for
> >> OpenOffice.
> >>
> >> Please let me know.
> >>
> >> On Thursday, April 5, 2012, Kay Schenk wrote:
> >>
> >>> On Thu, Apr 5, 2012 at 7:37 AM, Rob Weir <robweir@apache.org> wrote:
> >>>
> >>>> On Thu, Apr 5, 2012 at 4:14 AM, Guillaume Fernandez (Club) <
> >>>> guillm.frndz@club.fr> wrote:
> >>>>
> >>>>> Hi everyone,
> >>>>>
> >>>>>
> >>>>> I think that kevin's changes are very important.
> >>>>>
> >>>>>
> >>>>> 1) The looks is indeed more profesionnal. The capitalization has
> >>> enhanced
> >>>>> the
> >>>>> natural readability of the logo.
> >>>>> The kerning is better while somewhat a little dense (intermediate
> >>>> position
> >>>>> would
> >>>>> be great).
> >>>>>
> >>>>>
> >>>>> 2) The look of the main webpage is crucial : we absolutly have to
> >> get a
> >>>>> professional look and in my opinion this is not the case today.
> >>> because
> >>>>> of the
> >>>>> JPEG quality and resolution (blurred image). We should improve the
> >>>> quality
> >>>>> of
> >>>>> the JPEG (or use a non-destructive PNG).
> >>>>>
> >>>>>
> >>>> +1.  When I voted in favor of that logo I assumed that was just an
> >>> example
> >>>> rendering and that we had the SVG source for it, so we could scale it
> >> to
> >>>> other sizes.  If we do not have these sources, then I don't think the
> >>> logo
> >>>> will work.
> >>>>
> >>>>
> >>>>>
> >>>>>
> >>>>> Guillaume
> >>>>> (I am a new suscriber here at ooo-dev).
> >>>>>
> >>>>> Hi Kevin,
> >>>>> On 04.04.2012 05:55, Kevin Grignon wrote:
> >>>>> Kay et al.
> >>>>> I can help here. I have the skills and the tools.
> >>>>> Beyond getting the right size, I'd like to propose a few other small
> >>>> tweak
> >>>>> to
> >>>>> the rendered logo. My proposed enhancements don't change the voted
> >> and
> >>>>> approved
> >>>>> concept, rather, they merely some polish to the concept as we move
> >>>> towards
> >>>>> production consumption.
> >>>>> See proposed enhancements: 4. Enhancements to Selected Logo Concept
> >>>> (Kevin
> >>>>> Grignon - started 2012-04-04)
> >>>>> https://cwiki.apache.org/confluence/display/OOOUSERS/Logo+Proposals
> >>>>> <https://cwiki.apache.org/confluence/display/OOOUSERS/Logo+Proposals
> >>>
> >>>>>
> >>>>> I like the change of "Apache" to gray but am not so sure about its
> >>>>> capitalization. I understand the reason (after you pointed it out
to
> >> us
> >>>>> non-artists :) though.
> >>>>> The kerning looks more homogeneous but somewhat dense. For example
> >> the
> >>> i
> >>>>> and c
> >>>>> in Office seem to almost touch.
> >>>>> Regards, Andre
> >>>>> I'll need to access the source files.
> >>>>> Regards, Kevin
> >>>>>
> >>>>> On Wed, Apr 4, 2012 at 7:38 AM, Kay Schenk<kay....@gmail.com>
wrote:
> >>>>> On Tue, Apr 3, 2012 at 4:14 PM, Dave Fisher<dave...@comcast.net>
> >>> wrote:
> >>>>> On Apr 3, 2012, at 3:59 PM, Kay Schenk wrote:
> >>>>> On 04/03/2012 03:46 PM, drew jensen wrote:
> >>>>> Maybe one of should drop Michael Acevedo a note, see if he already
> >> has
> >>> a
> >>>>> source
> >>>>> file handy - xcf, svg.
> >>>>> If not - I don't know of a svg (or any vector based) file for the
bug
> >>>> part
> >>>>> of
> >>>>> the image - I know how to recreate one properly from the 256px png
> >>> image
> >>>>> and
> >>>>> wou
> >
> >
> >
> > --
> > Best,
> > Michael
>
>


-- 
Best,
Michael

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