[FFmpeg-devel] Fwd: Summer Logo version 3.0

Herve Flores herve.flores at free.fr
Thu May 17 12:18:42 CEST 2012

Le 17 mai 2012 à 06:45, Lou Logan a écrit :

> On Thu, 17 May 2012 00:39:33 -0400, compn wrote:
>> On Tue, 15 May 2012 13:37:12 -0700, Victoria Kirst wrote:
>>> I hate to be the one to start this awkward conversation, but this logo is a
>>> pretty significant downgrade from the previous ones. The ideas are clever
>> i thought the 3d hummingbirds and flowers were kind of jarring, to each
>> his/her own.
>>> but not well executed: this particular font face is difficult to read and
>>> aesthetically reminds me of hairy legs with tumors. Similarly, the
>> lol. it took me a while to figure what it was when it was uncolored too.
>>> logo sweating under the sunny sky is a cute vision, but these particular
>>> images for the clouds, sun, etc look dated, like stock graphics circa early
>>> 2000. The overall logo looks childish and unpolished.
>>> If we are going to be changing the FFmpeg webpage logo regularly, I propose
>>> we have a vote/contest instead of first-come first-serve submissions. The
>>> contest should include previous logos as candidates.
>> ugh, more voting and boring bikesheds. just what i dont want. i think
>> its pretty amazing ffmpeg has had so much advancement lately without
>> all of the bikeshedding and voting. why muck it up now? i also like the
>> idea of just having a bunch of logos from different people and rotating
>> them seasonally/randomly like google logo does.
>> if you have a 'better' logo, submit it! if you have criticism, please
>> make it constructive!
>> btw, are we going to ressurect michael's original monkey zigzag logo? :)
> Where does one view this legendary monkey logo?




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