[Battlemesh] BattlemeshV10 logo proposals
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Wed Mar 1 11:19:10 CET 2017
On Wed, Mar 1, 2017 at 11:07 AM, Albert Rafetseder
<albert.rafetseder+v10 at univie.ac.at> wrote:
> Thank you very much for your feedback on the logo drafts! Allow me for
> my 2 cents in change.
> TL;DR upfront: Your feedback inspired three adapted logo sketches [0,1].
>> I'm no good at creating graphics, so not sure whether I should comment...
> Never mind your graphics skills, you're a great ice-breaker :-)
>> Hm, maybe just place some beacon circles around the tip of the red tower?
> Liked the beacon idea, tried it, couldn't make it work. It resurfaces in
> other sketches though [0,2], so thanks for the inspiration!
>> the shadow, reflecting the Portuguese map (maybe some of you didn't
> Portugal's shape was sure too subtle for me to pick up, albeit a great
> concept. Vienna OTOH looks more like a random blob. Probably even less
> (mentions wandartisten.de's Vienna skyline "wall tattoo")
> My humble attempts to somewhat emulate that style ended up looking
> neither simple nor appealing . I did use the Riesenrad traced from
>  for two other logo variants though .
>> You could do a V of Vienna with 5 of those balls: (link)
> This would be a fitting visual representation of parts of the FunkFeuer
> network we are not particularly happy about (i.e. not very meshed). The
> visual/typographical clue didn't resonate that much with me personally,
> so I didn't follow through with the suggestion.
>> I just tried to arrange it differently.
> Whoa, this is how "wbm-themed" should have looked like from the start!
> Thanks a lot, I've updated my GitHub repo based on your version (plus
> some cosmetics) .
> Closing remarks:
> I sense a desire to keep the radio tower in the logo, so I'm inclined to
> call txt.file's rendering of the "wbm-themed" proposal a very promising
> candidate .
> If you haven't seen enough logo drafts yet, please consider two other
> (and not radically different) variants . More feedback is appreciated.
Love the simple red one, could you make it standalone?
Benjamin Henrion <bhenrion at ffii.org>
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