File talk:100k-logo

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Possible Logo rough drafts[edit]

  1. Earths for zeros + stars: http://img170.imageshack.us/img170/5967/logoml6.png (Upload to Commons temporarily so it can be seen here?)
  2. Plain, gold numbers: Ws 100k only.PNG
  3. Perspective gold numbers with Earth: Ws 100k perspectiveWearth.PNG
  4. Perspective gold numbers only: Ws 100k perspective.PNG
  5. Circular bio images : Wikispecies-bio.png
one is Image:Escherichia Coli NIAID.jpg
1st zero is Image:Arothron meleagris by NPS 1.jpg
2nd zero is Image:Volvocales.png
3rd zero is Image:Glycymeris glycymeris.jpg
4th zero is Image:Amanita muscaria Canberra.jpg
5th zero is Image:Pink whirls.jpg

Discussion[edit]

To continue the discussion started at the Village Pump...

You are right, Werdan7, I didn't realize that the earth globes would have to be too small to be used as all 5 zeros. However, I think the numbering in #1 can be made larger by superimposing it over the logo like I saw in versions of the Wikipedia logo (see the 50,000 one below). Instead of describing the other concepts I was thinking of (as I did previously), I made a few other quick prototypes (#2 through #4). In #2, I tried to use the earth as a substitute for the "thousands-separator" (comma or decimal point depending on the language) without making it so small to be unrecognizable, but I don't know if it really works. I'm not an artist/designer... --Georgeryp 15:36, 17 May 2007 (UTC)

File:Cs-logo50k.png

Poll[edit]

Can we have a vote on the proposals please. There seem to be no more candidates. And 100,000 is arriving rapidly. I don't think we need oppose votes, so just state your support under one of the following:
(images will be reconstructed at proper resolution upon election)
poll will end when we reach 100,000 articles, unless there is a tie.

We passed 100,000 articles this Sunday, so voting is now closed (unless there are objections?) A review of the history of this page for Sunday showed that Candidate #5 had the most votes (6). Candidate #2 was in second place and did not achieve a tie until after Sunday.

Candidate #1[edit]

Support[edit]


Candidate #2[edit]

Support[edit]

Symbol support vote.svg Support - Dario and Mario 13:06, 20 May 2007 (UTC)
Symbol support vote.svg Support - Algirdas 14:09, 20 May 2007 (UTC)
Symbol support vote.svg Support - Goalslevel 22:54, 20 May 2007 (UTC)
Symbol support vote.svg Support - Qgroom 07:31, 21 May 2007 (UTC)
Symbol support vote.svg Support - Le Buveur de Lune
Symbol support vote.svg Support - Dryke 20:18, 22 May 2007 (UTC)
Symbol support vote.svg Support - Tambja 0:01, 25 May 2007

Candidate #3[edit]

Support[edit]


Candidate #4[edit]

Support[edit]

Symbol support vote.svg Support - Open2universe 13:11, 20 May 2007 (UTC) Mild support. They all look good to me.
Symbol support vote.svg Support - Tim Q. Wells 00:03, 21 May 2007 (UTC)

Candidate #5[edit]

Support[edit]

Symbol support vote.svg Support - Lycaon 08:53, 20 May 2007 (UTC)

Symbol support vote.svg Support --Tano4595 09:09, 20 May 2007 (UTC)

Symbol support vote.svg Support - Majid 08:53, 20 May 2007 (UTC)

But it is better to haven't background?!--Majid 09:17, 20 May 2007 (UTC)
It is transparent in the alpha channel ;-) Lycaon 11:39, 20 May 2007 (UTC)

Symbol support vote.svg Support - Rutledge 09:18, 20 May 2007 (EST)

Image #1 would be my second choice.--Rutledge 09:19, 20 May 2007 (EST)

Symbol support vote.svg Support - Kevmin 19:56, 20 May 2007 (UTC)

Symbol support vote.svg Support -Georgeryp 02:01, 21 May 2007 (UTC) Good use of actual Wikispecies subject matter for the numbers! (Although, not to make more work for the artist, but would the "100000" be seen more clearly/explicitly as a "special" part of the logo if it: 1) Did not touch the tops of the "Wikispecies" letters and/or 2) The "10000" images had something like a gold-colored "drop shadow" effect? In other words, similar to how in design #1 uses stars to denote a "special edition" logo... just a suggestion... I'm probably being too picky ;-) --Georgeryp 02:24, 21 May 2007 (UTC)