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From Dave Fisher <dave2w...@comcast.net>
Subject Re: [WWW] new logo in staging only...I think we need a graphic modification
Date Thu, 05 Apr 2012 18:24:42 GMT

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
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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


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