Vancouver 2010: Winter Olympics

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Re: Vancouver 2010: Winter Olympics

Postby Evil DIMwit on Fri Feb 12, 2010 2:26 am

A slightly pre-emptive game to celebrate...
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Re: Vancouver 2010: Winter Olympics

Postby MrBenn on Fri Feb 12, 2010 11:58 am

The votes have been counted and verified...

Without further ado, it gives me great pleasure to announce the winner of the Vancouver Winter Olympics 2010 Competition:

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Small: http://i275.photobucket.com/albums/jj320/bpawley/cc/WintOlyVancouver_S.jpg

Congratulations to samuelc812, who designed the winning entry =D> =D>

All that remains for me to do now is to pass the baton on to lackattack (who hopefully won't drop it).

In the meantime, keep your eyes peeled for some more Winter Olympics Fun, CC Style.

Oh, there's also another foundry competition in the pipeline... keep your eyes peeled for that too ;-)
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Re: Vancouver 2010: Winter Olympics

Postby porkenbeans on Fri Feb 12, 2010 12:15 pm

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Re: Vancouver 2010: Winter Olympics

Postby shakeycat on Fri Feb 12, 2010 1:29 pm

I wish I had entered! I didn't know the due date until it was too late :( I had assumed it would be today with the opening ceremonies.
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Re: Vancouver 2010: Winter Olympics

Postby AndyDufresne on Fri Feb 12, 2010 3:36 pm

Congrats for working on everything on short notice!


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Re: Vancouver 2010: Winter Olympics

Postby porkenbeans on Fri Feb 12, 2010 5:12 pm

shakeycat wrote:I wish I had entered! I didn't know the due date until it was too late :( I had assumed it would be today with the opening ceremonies.
Yeah, same here. I only had a couple hours to come up with something. I would really enjoy to see some of the other versions that everyone did. I posted mine, ... ;)

congrats sam.
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Re: Vancouver 2010: Winter Olympics

Postby Industrial Helix on Fri Feb 12, 2010 5:24 pm

Congrats Sam, it's nice and simple and still has a good feel of the winter Olympics.

I was gonna try out, but to be honest, I had no real idea of what to do.
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Re: Vancouver 2010: Winter Olympics

Postby lackattack on Fri Feb 12, 2010 7:06 pm

Well done sam =D>
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Re: Vancouver 2010: Winter Olympics

Postby samuelc812 on Fri Feb 12, 2010 9:21 pm

Thanks guys, for some reason the quality went a little strange :-k

In my opinion the Large is of better quality...

Anyway have fun! :)

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Re: Vancouver 2010: Winter Olympics

Postby porkenbeans on Fri Feb 12, 2010 10:43 pm

Maybe if you try saving it as png file, instead of jpeg.
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Re: Vancouver 2010: Winter Olympics

Postby sully800 on Sat Feb 13, 2010 1:37 am

They all get converted to jpeg anyway so that shouldn't matter.
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Re: Vancouver 2010: Winter Olympics

Postby porkenbeans on Sat Feb 13, 2010 2:30 am

I had some trouble a while back. Photobucket was resizing my files,(I guess). and this caused a substantial loss in detail.
I switched to png's, and it has been working for me since. :D
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Re: Vancouver 2010: Winter Olympics

Postby natty dread on Sat Feb 13, 2010 8:54 am

Another way is to switch to imageshack, which doesn't resize your images as long as they are under 10mb and doesn't limit the amount of images you can upload.


Anyway, could you re-upload the images as png:s and let lack convert them to jpg:s, because right now the quality of the map that is in play is sub-par. I mean really, the image is so fuzzy, it's making me uncomfortable when I play the map...
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Re: Vancouver 2010: Winter Olympics

Postby yeti_c on Sat Feb 13, 2010 11:05 am

porkenbeans wrote:
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8-)


Yeah - definitely need sunglasses to look at this map...

MY EYES - MAKE IT STOP.

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Re: Vancouver 2010: Winter Olympics

Postby mibi on Sat Feb 13, 2010 11:43 am

porkenbeans wrote:
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woah... this map needs a screen saver.
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