Difference between revisions of "Logo"

(update to current best quality version of the new logo)
 
Line 1: Line 1:
 
= Official logo criteria =
 
= Official logo criteria =
 
* Color:  Dark gray left link, ruby red right link, white pins.  Similar to those in our sticker design (see below).
 
* Color:  Dark gray left link, ruby red right link, white pins.  Similar to those in our sticker design (see below).
* Pins: not too big (e.g., sticker is too big at ~75% diameter), not too small (e.g., task 5880984918556672 is too big at 50%).  probably want 61.8% ;-)
+
* Pins: < 75%, > 50% -- should be around 61.8% ;-)
 
* Links should be the same size (balanced), horizontally even, and angled ~90 degrees
 
* Links should be the same size (balanced), horizontally even, and angled ~90 degrees
 +
* Should contain white pins.
 
* No artifacts or discontinuities (should be smooth all around)
 
* No artifacts or discontinuities (should be smooth all around)
  
 
= Variations =
 
= Variations =
* With or without white pins
 
 
* Left link can be black to light grey in color
 
* Left link can be black to light grey in color
* Sans serif BRL-CAD text can be overlaid or underneath
+
* White pins can be grey, but should be lighter than the left link.
 +
* May be accompanied with or without Sans serif "BRL-CAD" text  
 
* Can be B&W, flat color, or shaded color
 
* Can be B&W, flat color, or shaded color
  
= Obtaining the Logo =
+
= Current Logo =
 
+
http://brlcad.org/img/logo_color.png
We've had a LOT of logo design activity last year and even more this year under the [[Google_Code_In|Google Code-In]] program.  Thanks, Google and participating students!
+
 
+
'''Here are our current best versions to use for deriving new work:'''
+
 
+
* [http://brlcad.org/gci/logo/ Sticker Design] (pin radius too big, manually color-corrected)
+
* [https://www.google-melange.com/gci/task/view/google/gci2014/5880984918556672 5880984918556672 - Andromeda Galaxy .g and .png files] (pin radius too small)
+
* [https://www.google-melange.com/gci/task/view/google/gci2014/5632476651192320 5632476651192320 - Marc Tannous .g file] (colors off)
+
* [https://www.google-melange.com/gci/task/view/google/gci2013/6180749191413760 6180749191413760 - Sharan Narayan .png/.svg] (has a discontinuity, colors off)
+
* [https://www.google-melange.com/gci/task/view/google/gci2013/6237896147206144 6237896147206144 - Chan Ho Jun .g file] (pins missing, colors off)
+
* [https://www.google-melange.com/gci/task/view/google/gci2013/5765013537030144 5765013537030144 - Daniel .g file] (basis for sticker, pin radius too big, colors off)
+
 
+
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.
+
 
+
'''''Do NOT use the black and red "Angelov" version of our logo for new design work:'''''
+
* http://brlcad.org/images/logo/ (transparency artifacts, color off, left link uneven)
+

Latest revision as of 23:11, 1 December 2016

Official logo criteria[edit]

  • Color: Dark gray left link, ruby red right link, white pins. Similar to those in our sticker design (see below).
  • Pins: < 75%, > 50% -- should be around 61.8% ;-)
  • Links should be the same size (balanced), horizontally even, and angled ~90 degrees
  • Should contain white pins.
  • No artifacts or discontinuities (should be smooth all around)

Variations[edit]

  • Left link can be black to light grey in color
  • White pins can be grey, but should be lighter than the left link.
  • May be accompanied with or without Sans serif "BRL-CAD" text
  • Can be B&W, flat color, or shaded color

[edit]

logo_color.png