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In previous year Google Code In, we had some tasks to redesign our current logo.
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We've had a LOT of logo design activity last year and even more this year. Here are our current best versions:
  
=== High Quality png of BRL-CAD logo ===
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[http://brlcad.org/gci/logo/ Sticker Design]
This task was done by Sharan. He redesigned our current logo and provided with a high quality png as well as a svg version.
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[https://www.google-melange.com/gci/task/view/google/gci2014/5880984918556672]
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[https://www.google-melange.com/gci/task/view/google/gci2014/5632476651192320]
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[https://www.google-melange.com/gci/task/view/google/gci2013/6180749191413760]
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[https://www.google-melange.com/gci/task/view/google/gci2013/6237896147206144]
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[https://www.google-melange.com/gci/task/view/google/gci2013/5765013537030144]
  
[http://www.google-melange.com/gci/work/download/google/gci2013/6180749191413760?id=5741031244955648 Download files]
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Included above are some images as well as 3D geometry (.g) files that you can open with BRL-CAD to modify them or render new versions.
  
Link to task: http://www.google-melange.com/gci/task/view/google/gci2013/6180749191413760
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= Official logo criteria =
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* Color:  similar to those used in the Sticker (dark gray and ruby red).
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* Pins: not too big (e.g. sticker is ~75% diameter), not too small (e.g., 5880984918556672 is 50%). probably want 61.8% ;)
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* Links should be the same size (balanced)
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* No artifacts or discontinuities (should be smooth all around)
  
=== CSS only version for web ===
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= Variations =
We also had some great CSS versions of the current logo to be used on web. Using CSS version logo reduces load on website. Thus the website with this version will open faster comparatively.
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* With or without white pins
 
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* Left link can be black to light grey in color
We had number of tasks regarding that. The list is as following:
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* Sans serif BRL-CAD text can be overlaid or underneath
 
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* Can be B&W, flat color, or shaded color
[http://www.google-melange.com/gci/work/download/google/gci2013/6023159862001664?id=5631943370604544 Download Files of task 1]
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Task 1: http://www.google-melange.com/gci/task/view/google/gci2013/6023159862001664
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[http://www.google-melange.com/gci/work/download/google/gci2013/5081237563637760?id=6252742238535680 Download Files of task 2]
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Task 2: http://www.google-melange.com/gci/task/view/google/gci2013/5081237563637760
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=== BRL-CAD logo 3d version ===
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The BRL-CAD logo was modelled using BRL-CAD. You can use this version if your design demands using 3d version of logo. The list of such tasks is as following.
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[http://www.google-melange.com/gci/work/download/google/gci2013/5570107921137664?id=5724160613416960 Download files of task 1]
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Task 1: http://www.google-melange.com/gci/task/view/google/gci2013/5570107921137664
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[http://www.google-melange.com/gci/work/download/google/gci2013/6237896147206144?id=5653164804014080 Download files of task 2]
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Task 2: http://www.google-melange.com/gci/task/view/google/gci2013/6237896147206144
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[http://www.google-melange.com/gci/work/download/google/gci2013/5258035597410304?id=5738600293466112 Download .g file of task 3]
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[http://www.google-melange.com/gci/work/download/google/gci2013/5258035597410304?id=5653164804014080 Download .png file of task 3]
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Task 3: http://www.google-melange.com/gci/task/view/google/gci2013/5258035597410304
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[http://www.google-melange.com/gci/work/download/google/gci2013/5765013537030144?id=5733935958982656 Download .g file of task 4]
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[http://www.google-melange.com/gci/work/download/google/gci2013/5765013537030144?id=5750085036015616 Download .png file of task 4]
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Task 4: http://www.google-melange.com/gci/task/view/google/gci2013/5765013537030144
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Revision as of 17:50, 9 January 2015

We've had a LOT of logo design activity last year and even more this year. Here are our current best versions:

Sticker Design [1] [2] [3] [4] [5]

Included above are some images as well as 3D geometry (.g) files that you can open with BRL-CAD to modify them or render new versions.

Official logo criteria

  • Color: similar to those used in the Sticker (dark gray and ruby red).
  • Pins: not too big (e.g. sticker is ~75% diameter), not too small (e.g., 5880984918556672 is 50%). probably want 61.8% ;)
  • Links should be the same size (balanced)
  • No artifacts or discontinuities (should be smooth all around)

Variations

  • With or without white pins
  • Left link can be black to light grey in color
  • Sans serif BRL-CAD text can be overlaid or underneath
  • Can be B&W, flat color, or shaded color