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Zeep

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« on: 05-26-2004 09:07 »

Ok, I have a request for any talented artists out there. I was looking for a good signature image, and I thought of one:
You know in the beginning of the Futurama theme song, when the PE Ship flies through the R into New New York? Well, I want something like that, but instead of FUTURAMA, it says ZEEP and the PE ship is flying through the P.

I'll post a pic later on to better illustrate my idea.

But to anyone who'd be willing to do this, I can assure you you would be paid handsomely (by which I mean with my neverending gratitude.) Also, I would vote for you for Poster Of The Month.
Since the picture is going in my sig, you'd have to find out the right dimensions for a sig pic. But other than that... well... that's it.
KiKiX

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« Reply #1 on: 05-26-2004 10:01 »
« Last Edit on: 05-26-2004 10:01 »

Hmmm, I quite busy with my exams coming up but I'll have a go. Don't get too excited though, this is a pretty big project (for someone like me anyway) I'll see what I can do.   ;)

Zeep, do your think you could get me a screengrab of the PE ship flying through the R?
germanfryfan

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« Reply #2 on: 05-26-2004 10:10 »

I'm also on it.
And Kikix that is exactly my problem, The ship flies through the R and the "camera" moves with the ship. So it is pretty hard to animate it and get it down to only 16k. Or do you want a static sig Zeep?

Here is what I got so far, I'm trying to get the ship into it:

Zeep

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« Reply #3 on: 05-26-2004 10:19 »

just a still image.

thanks in advance, GFF and KiKiX
germanfryfan

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« Reply #4 on: 05-26-2004 11:41 »

Ok, here is what I've done:







I think KiKix can do better than me.
KiKiX

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« Reply #5 on: 05-26-2004 11:49 »

Whoa, man those are cool! I having even started on it yet but I know they wouldn't turn out anywhere near that great. Did you draw the new letters yourself?
germanfryfan

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« Reply #6 on: 05-26-2004 12:13 »
« Last Edit on: 05-26-2004 12:13 »

They're made of two layers of WordArt in MS Word2002.
The first layer is the yellow part with the 3d-effect, and above the second, a yellow outline with red/darker red color effect filled.

I've done the letters in Word an made a screenshot do get them into PSP.

edit : spelling

btw. the background is a framegrab, the Pe-ship, too.
Zeep

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« Reply #7 on: 05-26-2004 17:17 »

ok, thanks for what you've done, but i was thinking of something along these lines:


except instead of "TURAM" it would look more like:

with the little bit of "M" removed from the right side.
germanfryfan

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« Reply #8 on: 05-26-2004 17:47 »

Like this?

Zeep

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« Reply #9 on: 05-26-2004 19:04 »
« Last Edit on: 05-26-2004 19:04 »

great job!

but somehow... it's not quite like i imagined it...

do you think you could:
  • make the arc a bit flatter (like, close to the angle it is in the pics i posted)
  • put a bit of light coming out of the P, like this:

  • strech the letters out a bit to make the Z overlap the left edge of the pic (just a bit) and make the P very close to the other edge


i'm trying to go for a look as if it were actually cut out of a full title, whereas now it looks like it's just the words ZEEP

sorry i'm so picky... it's not you, you're doing an amazing job, especially considering the fact that you're not getting much out of it.
germanfryfan

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« Reply #10 on: 05-26-2004 19:33 »

the fifth try:



I think the light is a bit too havy now.
Zeep

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« Reply #11 on: 05-26-2004 19:46 »
« Last Edit on: 05-26-2004 19:46 »

i'd have to agree with you

also, one little detail:
could you make the PE ship a little bigger?

and while i'm at it, one other little detail:
could you make the P slant a little bit? it looks too  level. (slant towards the E, that is)
germanfryfan

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« Reply #12 on: 05-26-2004 19:55 »

Zeepsig6.jpg:

Zeep

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« Reply #13 on: 05-26-2004 20:18 »

Great! thank you sooooooo much!

i would use the  :love: smilie a bunch, but we're both guys, so that is out of the question.
germanfryfan

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« Reply #14 on: 05-26-2004 20:19 »

You're welcome!

Well I gonna get some sleep now (4:19 am in mid-Europe)
Zeep

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« Reply #15 on: 05-26-2004 20:20 »

sorry for the doublepost, but...

how's it look? i have it linking to my site.
maddoc3d

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« Reply #16 on: 05-27-2004 08:52 »

Looks boss man, nice work germanfryfan
Guineapig Trick

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« Reply #17 on: 05-27-2004 15:06 »

hey why not make this the pic request for everbody, well if you guys dont mind, could one of you make a scary door type think except instead of Scary Door put Guineapig Trick
futuramafreak

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« Reply #18 on: 05-27-2004 16:10 »

Dang, I could have posted here if I didn't already have someone (you guys wouldn't know him) make me my sig.  Oh well.
germanfryfan

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« Reply #19 on: 05-27-2004 17:39 »

 
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Originally posted by Guineapig Trick:
hey why not make this the pic request for everbody, well if you guys dont mind, could one of you make a scary door type think except instead of Scary Door put Guineapig Trick


like this?


Guineapig Trick

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« Reply #20 on: 05-27-2004 19:48 »
« Last Edit on: 05-27-2004 19:48 »

I was for some reason thinking more along the lines of


with more stuff floating and Guineapig Trick centered, i guess i didnt explain it well enough in my first post
germanfryfan

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« Reply #21 on: 05-28-2004 08:04 »

 
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Originally posted by Guineapig Trick:
I was for some reason thinking more along the lines of


with more stuff floating and Guineapig Trick centered, i guess i didnt explain it well enough in my first post

I think it is impossible to get things animated in this picture. It wouldn't fit the maximum 16kb rule, unless you use only 7 colors, this would make it look really crummy.
Or do you want a static picture with your name in the middle and things around it? This would be possible to do.

Guineapig Trick

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« Reply #22 on: 05-28-2004 08:48 »
« Last Edit on: 05-28-2004 08:48 »

i think the 2nd one is the best choice, the picture with stuff around it and my name in the middle and i didnt mean moving, i meant just standing there but it looks as though its floating like in that picture.
germanfryfan

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« Reply #23 on: 05-28-2004 09:48 »

ok, next try:

gptsig2.jpg

Guineapig Trick

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« Reply #24 on: 05-28-2004 15:34 »

do you mind moving the flaming burger and the brain over a bit an putting the shower guy on the bottom, thanks
germanfryfan

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« Reply #25 on: 05-28-2004 15:47 »

ok, here is gptsig3.jpg.



I had to move the other things a bit, too.
Guineapig Trick

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« Reply #26 on: 05-29-2004 15:28 »

Thanks germanfryfan, how's it look?
germanfryfan

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« Reply #27 on: 05-29-2004 15:31 »

What happened to the colors? Why did you resave it as .gif instead of the original jpg quality?
Guineapig Trick

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« Reply #28 on: 05-29-2004 15:36 »
« Last Edit on: 05-29-2004 15:36 »

I tried the original, but it sed it was a bmp (not allowed) lemme try again (damn compuer) ugh! now it says File was larger than maximum allowed (16384). Please use a smaller file
germanfryfan

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« Reply #29 on: 05-29-2004 15:41 »
« Last Edit on: 05-29-2004 22:00 »

it contains this pic.

And try cleaning out your Internet-cache (Internet-temp-folder), sometimes windows freaks out when it gets too large (In case you are using Windows).
Guineapig Trick

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« Reply #30 on: 05-29-2004 15:48 »

Yay it's up thank you, gff. Dude, you rock. (sweet name too, mario) How's it look?
Xmpel

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« Reply #31 on: 05-29-2004 16:17 »

How's <-- Short for "How is" not "How does".

Correct sentence with abbreviation: "How's it looking?"

But that sounds retarded, So just say "How does it look" instead of "How's it look".

Also, It looks good. But all pictures GFF does are of awsome quality so that's to be expected.
missBender

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« Reply #32 on: 05-31-2004 13:08 »

OOOoh! sorry to jump on the bandwagon, but could someone make me a signature?

Im open to any design that would encorporate "missBender" and bender in it (possibly as coilette?)

Pretty please ?????
germanfryfan

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« Reply #33 on: 05-31-2004 16:05 »
« Last Edit on: 05-31-2004 16:05 »

just a quick made one:



edit: Yay, my 800th post
missBender

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« Reply #34 on: 05-31-2004 16:53 »

I absolutely love that sig!!! I have spent the last half hour trying to upload it as my signature, but I cant.
I have saved it to JPG, i have tried to save to jpg(lowercase)but I cant.I have also tried linking to Imageshack(dunno how that would work tho).
germanfryfan

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« Reply #35 on: 05-31-2004 16:56 »


I'll send it to you by mail. It's a .gif. When you have it saved on your computer, go to your profile and upload it there.

missBender

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« Reply #36 on: 05-31-2004 17:16 »

Thanks so much GFF!! This image is great! And thanks for your help!!  :D
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