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Re: Fedora Infinity Update

O/H Máirín Duffy έγραψε:
> Martin Sourada wrote:
>> I put together in gimp some different colour variants of the fourth
>> wallpaper, as I like that one most of all. The purple somehow reminds me
>> of Christmas - not a good thing in the middle of summer :-D... So I made
>> in inkscape two blue gradients (brigther and darker) and in gimp
>> desaturated the original version and combined it variously with the
>> gradients. The first one [1] I include only because I think there is
>> some feeling in it, but it's not good for default Fedora wallpaper...
>> Its too bright and has no trace of blue ;-) But it's somehow mystical...
>> The second [2] is light blue and third [3] is darker blue. The dark one
>> seems to look best on a desktop.
> I talked to you about these in IRC :) But just to reiterate for everyone
> else, I really loved the yellow one and I tried to incorporate that
> effect in these:
> http://duffy.fedorapeople.org/art/infinity/gimp-processed

3.png is absolutely awesome. I particularly like the soundwave consisting of
vertical lines of the base theme; it breaks the monotony and lifelessness of the
image of something non biological. It seems like a voice, and having that
orthogonally placed with the vertical lines is just absolutely gorgeous.

Great work everybody! :)


>> Máirín, do you want me to do a screenshots of your wallpapers together
>> with rawhide's default gnome theme? I don't run rawhide, but use the
>> nodoka theme which was recently made rawhide's default and also have
>> installed the rawhide's default icons (which are the same as in Fedora
>> 7). However, IMHO, the wallpapers fit Echo icons better than the Mist
>> ones... Do you have any special request as to what app(s) should be used
>> on it? Note, however, that I have wide (16:10) screen so the wallpapers
>> will be cut...
> That would be great!
> I do think the colors need to be adjusted a bit to fit the Mist icon
> set. It should be okay to just stretch the wallpaper to fit the 16:10
> screen, it'll give us a feel for the color match. Maybe have a nautilus
> window open with some icons and maybe the wallpaper dialog?

Dimitris Glezos
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