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Just made a new avatar, which one do you think I should use? This one I have now, or the old one?

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I like this one...

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The active one looks kinda crumby in comparison. Maybe I'd like it more if I couldnt compare it to anything.
    
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I like this one...



The active one looks kinda crumby in comparison. Maybe I'd like it more if I couldnt compare it to anything.
Fair enough. It doesn't look as good resized. Here's the original.

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Your right, that looks way better. All the circuit detail is lost when it gets scaled down for avatar use.

EDIT: Make the metal appear to be blistering open more. Hard to explain, but like, larger pieces of shrapnel. The edge detail is too fine. At the smaller size, the intended effect is not realized... bursting through I presume?
Edited by Baskt_Case - 2/13/11 at 4:12am
    
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I liek the old one.
    
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post #6 of 10
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Originally Posted by Baskt_Case View Post
Your right, that looks way better. All the circuit detail is lost when it gets scaled down for avatar use.

EDIT: Make the metal appear to be blistering open more. Hard to explain, but like, larger pieces of shrapnel. The edge detail is too fine. At the smaller size, the intended effect is not realized... bursting through I presume?
I get what you mean. It's just dependant on the Stock Images I use. It was hard to find a good one! But yeah, I wanted something with more defined bending edges.

Ah well.

I'll probably just make this my Profile Page pic instead, seeing as you're allowed 500 square pixels there. My profile right now (if you click my name) has quite an old Photoshop image I did anyway, so could do with being replaced!
Edited by Dom_sufc - 2/13/11 at 4:48am
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post #7 of 10



I like this one better
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new one
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post #9 of 10
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Edited it. And made it the same for the Profile Pic. The ava I have now is this, but with the right colour BG.

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post #10 of 10
That looks better! The effect is more profound, as if you are actually seeing inside... cool avatar man.
    
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