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Icon for XnConvert

Post by xnview » Thu Jan 27, 2011 9:43 am

Do you have an idea for the icon of XnConvert.
What can we add on the icon of XnViewMP?
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Re: Icon for XnConvert

Post by budz45 » Thu Jan 27, 2011 2:33 pm

Pierre,

I always imagined that a logo for XnConvert would look something like this:
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...If it was designed properly of course. Just an idea.
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Re: Icon for XnConvert

Post by -g- » Fri Jan 28, 2011 12:16 am

Maybe leaving the eye complete in the background and the arrows in the front would look better, dunno.

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Re: Icon for XnConvert

Post by thibaud » Fri Feb 18, 2011 1:13 pm

Sorry, I have very little time at the moment.
Here is a quick one:

a simple one with the Center "C" letter standing out for the for Convert.
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and a more complicated one, "C" becomes less directly identifiable though once you highlight the "hidden" arrow:
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Re: Icon for XnConvert

Post by xnview » Fri Feb 18, 2011 1:21 pm

thibaud wrote:Image
I like this one
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Re: Icon for XnConvert

Post by budz45 » Fri Feb 18, 2011 2:05 pm

thibaud, thank you so much for making spare time. :D

I like both of them but prefer this one a little more...
thibaud wrote: and a more complicated one, "C" becomes less directly identifiable though once you highlight the "hidden" arrow:
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Could you make a second variation of this, but use green (or lime green) instead of white?
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Re: Icon for XnConvert

Post by Vapavite » Sat Feb 19, 2011 7:58 am

Salut,

The simpler the better!
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Re: Icon for XnConvert

Post by budz45 » Sat Feb 19, 2011 6:55 pm

Vapavite wrote:Salut,

The simpler the better!
Yes true, but I think it shouldn't look little distinguishable from the original MP icon.. hence why I support the faded arrow.
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Re: Icon for XnConvert

Post by thibaud » Tue Feb 22, 2011 7:38 pm

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Re: Icon for XnConvert

Post by budz45 » Tue Feb 22, 2011 7:48 pm

Latest one is excellent :) You've acted upon recent feedback to come up with this design. Could you just do one favour, and try a green colour variant instead of that blue, blue is ok but I would like to see a green or multiple greens.... please
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Re: Icon for XnConvert

Post by helmut » Sat Feb 26, 2011 10:11 pm

Good designs, budz45 and thibaud!

Personally, I don't like letters in symbols very much, therefore my current favourite is:
thibaud wrote:... and a more complicated one, "C" becomes less directly identifiable though once you highlight the "hidden" arrow:
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I like the additional color "cyan" in the latest draft above.

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Re: Icon for XnConvert

Post by budz45 » Sun Feb 27, 2011 8:23 pm

helmut wrote:Good designs, budz45 and thibaud!

Personally, I don't like letters in symbols very much, therefore my current favourite is:
thibaud wrote:... and a more complicated one, "C" becomes less directly identifiable though once you highlight the "hidden" arrow:
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I like the additional color "cyan" in the latest draft above.
Well Pierre has already agreed on the last submitted icon from Thibaud (the cyan filled "C") so that is what will be used in XnConvert unless mass-public outcry demanding another redesign lol :P

Also, I have made some idea plans to incorporate that arrow icon that Thibaud posted above so we might just see it another XnView app project much soon.. Who knows
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Re: Icon for XnConvert

Post by helmut » Sun Feb 27, 2011 11:33 pm

budz45 wrote:... Well Pierre has already agreed on the last submitted icon from Thibaud (the cyan filled "C") so that is what will be used in XnConvert unless mass-public outcry demanding another redesign lol :P ...
Until now I had the impression that finding an icon design was still on its way. Would have been nice if Pierre had left a note telling that a decision has been made. :-| But Pierre's the boss and the choice is not bad. :-)

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Re: Icon for XnConvert

Post by xnview » Mon Feb 28, 2011 8:37 am

Sorry but yes i choose this one...
thibaud wrote:Image
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