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Re: Christmas Avatar Competition

Postby Timbo20 on Mon Nov 30, 2009 7:06 am

I got one so far, probably will make another 1 or 2 at some point... but here it is;
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Re: Christmas Avatar Competition

Postby captainwalrus on Mon Nov 30, 2009 3:19 pm

number five wrote:Image Image Image Image
here's the profile pictures
here's the second edit
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whatever looks better

For Red's you might want to use his old one, snoopy with a santa hat would be cooler than butters.
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Re: Christmas Avatar Competition

Postby fumandomuerte on Mon Nov 30, 2009 3:31 pm

Another for Mr. Benn
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Re: Christmas Avatar Competition

Postby MrBenn on Mon Nov 30, 2009 6:40 pm

Keep them coming people ;-)

Just to remind people that the avatars will be resized to fit the maximum dimensions 100x100 pixels, and that the maximum file-size is "2000.00KiB" (which I'm assuming is 2MB), although in practice the file sizes should be a lot smaller.
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Re: Christmas Avatar Competition

Postby Evil DIMwit on Mon Nov 30, 2009 6:55 pm

MrBenn wrote:Keep them coming people ;-)

Just to remind people that the avatars will be resized to fit the maximum dimensions 100x100 pixels, and that the maximum file-size is "2000.00KiB" (which I'm assuming is 2MB), although in practice the file sizes should be a lot smaller.


In fact, it's 1.953125MB. Still a whole lot, though.
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Re: Christmas Avatar Competition

Postby ender516 on Mon Nov 30, 2009 11:11 pm

Evil DIMwit wrote:
MrBenn wrote:Keep them coming people ;-)

Just to remind people that the avatars will be resized to fit the maximum dimensions 100x100 pixels, and that the maximum file-size is "2000.00KiB" (which I'm assuming is 2MB), although in practice the file sizes should be a lot smaller.


In fact, it's 1.953125MB. Still a whole lot, though.

Almost correct. In case anyone is confused, the official SI (metric) prefixes have been tweaked to deal with multiples of 2 as well as of 10. So 1KB = 1000 bytes, 1KiB = 1024 bytes, 1 MB = 1000000 bytes, 1 MiB is (1024 * 1024) bytes or 1048576 bytes. So 2000.00KiB is 2000 * 1024 bytes or 2048000 bytes or 1.953125 MiB or 2.048 MB. As you said, though, still a whole lot. WIth only 10000 pixels, that gives 1024 bytes to represent 5 pixels (discounting file headers). That is pretty deep colour, or a lot of frames of animation.
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Re: Christmas Avatar Competition

Postby Evil DIMwit on Mon Nov 30, 2009 11:16 pm

ender516 wrote:
Evil DIMwit wrote:
MrBenn wrote:Keep them coming people ;-)

Just to remind people that the avatars will be resized to fit the maximum dimensions 100x100 pixels, and that the maximum file-size is "2000.00KiB" (which I'm assuming is 2MB), although in practice the file sizes should be a lot smaller.


In fact, it's 1.953125MB. Still a whole lot, though.

Almost correct. In case anyone is confused, the official SI (metric) prefixes have been tweaked to deal with multiples of 2 as well as of 10. So 1KB = 1000 bytes, 1KiB = 1024 bytes, 1 MB = 1000000 bytes, 1 MiB is (1024 * 1024) bytes or 1048576 bytes. So 2000.00KiB is 2000 * 1024 bytes or 2048000 bytes or 1.953125 MiB or 2.048 MB. As you said, though, still a whole lot. WIth only 10000 pixels, that gives 1024 bytes to represent 5 pixels (discounting file headers). That is pretty deep colour, or a lot of frames of animation.


I guess it depends on what standard you use...
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Re: Christmas Avatar Competition

Postby ender516 on Mon Nov 30, 2009 11:45 pm

Evil DIMwit wrote:
ender516 wrote:
Evil DIMwit wrote:
MrBenn wrote:Keep them coming people ;-)

Just to remind people that the avatars will be resized to fit the maximum dimensions 100x100 pixels, and that the maximum file-size is "2000.00KiB" (which I'm assuming is 2MB), although in practice the file sizes should be a lot smaller.


In fact, it's 1.953125MB. Still a whole lot, though.

Almost correct. In case anyone is confused, the official SI (metric) prefixes have been tweaked to deal with multiples of 2 as well as of 10. So 1KB = 1000 bytes, 1KiB = 1024 bytes, 1 MB = 1000000 bytes, 1 MiB is (1024 * 1024) bytes or 1048576 bytes. So 2000.00KiB is 2000 * 1024 bytes or 2048000 bytes or 1.953125 MiB or 2.048 MB. As you said, though, still a whole lot. WIth only 10000 pixels, that gives 1024 bytes to represent 5 pixels (discounting file headers). That is pretty deep colour, or a lot of frames of animation.


I guess it depends on what standard you use...

I didn't realize anyone (to wit, JEDEC) was still promulgating M as 1024*1024. Forgive a lifelong pedant for trying to show off. Considering my artistic skills, these are likely to be my only posts on this topic. :lol:
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Re: Christmas Avatar Competition

Postby lgoasklucyl on Tue Dec 01, 2009 12:34 am

ender516 wrote:
Evil DIMwit wrote:
ender516 wrote:
Evil DIMwit wrote:
MrBenn wrote:Keep them coming people ;-)

Just to remind people that the avatars will be resized to fit the maximum dimensions 100x100 pixels, and that the maximum file-size is "2000.00KiB" (which I'm assuming is 2MB), although in practice the file sizes should be a lot smaller.


In fact, it's 1.953125MB. Still a whole lot, though.

Almost correct. In case anyone is confused, the official SI (metric) prefixes have been tweaked to deal with multiples of 2 as well as of 10. So 1KB = 1000 bytes, 1KiB = 1024 bytes, 1 MB = 1000000 bytes, 1 MiB is (1024 * 1024) bytes or 1048576 bytes. So 2000.00KiB is 2000 * 1024 bytes or 2048000 bytes or 1.953125 MiB or 2.048 MB. As you said, though, still a whole lot. WIth only 10000 pixels, that gives 1024 bytes to represent 5 pixels (discounting file headers). That is pretty deep colour, or a lot of frames of animation.


I guess it depends on what standard you use...

I didn't realize anyone (to wit, JEDEC) was still promulgating M as 1024*1024. Forgive a lifelong pedant for trying to show off. Considering my artistic skills, these are likely to be my only posts on this topic. :lol:


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Re: Christmas Avatar Competition

Postby MrBenn on Tue Dec 01, 2009 7:40 am

While this debate is interesting, I think we should try and keep on topic ;-)
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Re: Christmas Avatar Competition

Postby RjBeals on Tue Dec 01, 2009 12:56 pm

well i started one, but am not going to move forward with it. I don't like how it's looking, and it's not what I had visioned. I had wanted to make an animated gif twinkling tree lights, with a CC star logo in it, but the amount of time it would take would be too much.

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Re: Christmas Avatar Competition

Postby alex951 on Wed Dec 02, 2009 2:37 pm

RedBaron0 this one's for you

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Re: Christmas Avatar Competition

Postby MrBenn on Thu Dec 03, 2009 6:32 am

There have been some good entries... I'm interested to see what elso comes out of the woodwork over the next couple of days...
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Re: Christmas Avatar Competition

Postby RjBeals on Thu Dec 03, 2009 3:13 pm

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Merry Christmas !!

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Re: Christmas Avatar Competition

Postby cairnswk on Thu Dec 03, 2009 3:25 pm

Very nice Rj =D>
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Re: Christmas Avatar Competition

Postby porkenbeans on Thu Dec 03, 2009 5:15 pm

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Mr B gets the big hat :lol:
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Re: Christmas Avatar Competition

Postby cairnswk on Thu Dec 03, 2009 5:43 pm

And those are fab porkandbeans
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Re: Christmas Avatar Competition

Postby AndyDufresne on Thu Dec 03, 2009 5:45 pm

I like 'em, though Iancanton reads like Ioncanton.


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Re: Christmas Avatar Competition

Postby the.killing.44 on Thu Dec 03, 2009 5:46 pm

and it's just "RedBaron0"
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Re: Christmas Avatar Competition

Postby porkenbeans on Thu Dec 03, 2009 6:05 pm

No "the" for Red, And Cap on the B.
Ian instead of ion.
Is that it ?
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Re: Christmas Avatar Competition

Postby MrBenn on Thu Dec 03, 2009 6:06 pm

I read it as "Bionic...." and then my eyes went woogly!

The bar keeps being lifted higher - this is getting exciting now ;-)
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Re: Christmas Avatar Competition

Postby the.killing.44 on Thu Dec 03, 2009 6:07 pm

porkenbeans wrote:No "the" for Red, And Cap on the B.
Ian instead of ion.
Is that it ?

Just one "r" and it's a 0, not a o. Though maybe you have ranging figures on your numbers…
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Re: Christmas Avatar Competition

Postby porkenbeans on Thu Dec 03, 2009 7:49 pm

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Damn, I forgot the "80".
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Re: Christmas Avatar Competition

Postby RjBeals on Thu Dec 03, 2009 8:58 pm

very nice mr. pork. maybe you've got a new calling ;)
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Re: Christmas Avatar Competition

Postby porkenbeans on Thu Dec 03, 2009 9:31 pm

RjBeals wrote:very nice mr. pork. maybe you've got a new calling ;)
Thanks RJ.
Here is one that is good for ANY season. :lol:
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