[ubuntu-art] Launchpad Logo

Thorsten Wilms t_w_ at freenet.de
Thu Jan 24 17:35:01 GMT 2008

On Thu, 2008-01-24 at 16:26 +0200, Donn wrote:

> > http://thorwil.wordpress.com/2008/01/24/launchpad-logo-2/

> I like it. You have taken a non-literal angle. My own entry is still stuck to 
> the whole 'launch' and 'pad' concept. I like the touch of realism you bring 
> to it, how the heck did you do that? Blender? If it's pure SVG then I retire 
> my mouse hand, cos I can't keep up :)

Thanks! It is pure SVG, but I traced a raw Blender render to get
geometry and shadows right.

> I still think, all that said, that the rocket-ship should be part of it and I 
> am seeing it standing on that platform. Also, perhaps a more vector-like 
> version (more traditional logo-ish) would look good too.

Those round things are not meant to be exhaust pipes ;)

Also thanks to Patrice Vetsel!

Thorsten Wilms

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