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Looking great so far guys.

I'll have to get around to updating the OP, and have all of them that I've gotten so far there....so its easier for me to find them later.
It's fine with me if you wanna delete some of my posts in the Club thread just for the sake of organization.
    
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Originally Posted by snelan View Post
It's fine with me if you wanna delete some of my posts in the Club thread just for the sake of organization.
No need.

I'm an old timer here at OCN, I believe in having the ability to go ever so slightly off topic and such, as long as things don't get out of hand.
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Ok well here are my reasonably quick efforts:

A:

B:

I think I like A better, but I do feel there is too much "free" space on it. Not too sure how to fix that, tried an idea on B not sure I really like it though.
    
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Updated the OP.
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I didn't have a whole lot of time to do one, but wanted to contribute.



Edited by YourBleakFuture - 7/20/11 at 11:39am
    
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I didn't realize that in my last one I forgot the "ing" on overclocking. Lol. So I re added it, touched some stuff up. Also Pm'd


Edited by YourBleakFuture - 7/21/11 at 7:35am
    
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Another edited one.


Edited by YourBleakFuture - 7/21/11 at 10:10am
    
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Bleak future I like both of yours but I think the top one has more potential, the bottom one is a little too busy IMO. I think the top one would look really nice with the big Nvidia logo from the bottom one in the background. I like that in the top one the card stands out from the shards rather than being obfuscated by them.
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Idea has evolved beyond this thread, me and some others are working on what would most likely be the banner...
this is what I gather from KP
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@ YourBleakFuture

I like it, but I made this mistake with my first wallpaper, you didn't really blend it together. For example, the background, one of the NVidia Surround Wallpapers I believe, is nice. However, then you just plopped a GPU and the claw on it. I can understand the GPU sort of, but the claw is just given a little shadow and plopped in place. Try to experiment with the blending modes, possibly "subtract" on Photoshop would look nice. That would make it look like it was imprinted into the NVidia wallpaper, not just stuck on there.

You did better with the logos, but adding logos like that is very complicated. You can't just add a logo on top of a complicated texture like that and just add some outer glow. You need to ether feather the edges, which would make it look a little better, or just skip the logo. They were really meant for a more "Plain" background.

I really like the text though, that looks very nice, I have no suggestions for that.

EDIT: Ok I just saw your second, you can't just delete parts of the GPU. The GPU has to be recognized as a whole, not a thing that has holes in it (pun intended - sorry). You have to either keep it as a whole, or blend the whole thing at once, like I was saying with the claw.

Personally, I wouldn't use that background, because it wasn't meant to have things put on top of it. It's stand-alone. I've told this to another member, the background is supposed to reinforce the design, not be the design. (There are certain circumstances, but that is more complicated)



I'm not trying to sound like a jerk, just pointing out what I think could be changed. The first comment I got on my first wallpaper was, "Honestly, it's terrible." Yes, I hated that guy for a while, but now I see that he basically started my wallpaper career. In fact, I'm gonna find him and send him a PM of gratitude right now .
    
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