[Design-team] Upcoming Fedora 13 Tasks

Jaroslav Reznik jreznik at redhat.com
Tue Mar 23 08:28:41 UTC 2010

On Tuesday 23 March 2010 08:02:47 Nicu Buculei wrote:
> On 03/22/2010 07:11 PM, Paul W. Frields wrote:
> > Ooo, splash screens.  So my bet is that to make these ready, we
> > probably need closure on the wallpaper theming -- in other words, if
> > there's a radical change in the wallpaper, it could affect the way the
> > splashes look.
> Indeed.
> > I remember seeing some Planet Fedora entries concerning the wallpaper
> > and soliciting feedback.  Is there a need to sort out that feedback
> > and figure out what's actionable and applicable to the wallpaper
> > theme?
> I think the feedback can be summed like this: the swirls look a bit too
> Debian-like and they are a bit to white and contrasting with the rest of
> the image. Also, the stars are a bit too strong and too many.

+1. But the overall idea is very nice.

> >> Tue 23-Mar  Tue 06-Apr  Create Count Down Graphic
> >> Wed 31-Mar  Fri 02-Apr  Create Beta Website Banner
> >> Wed 31-Mar  Wed 31-Mar  Package: Beta Walpaper
> >> Thu 01-Apr  Thu 01-Apr  Beta Project Wide Release Readiness Meeting
> >> Tue 06-Apr  Tue 06-Apr  Beta Release Public Availability
> >> Tue 06-Apr  Tue 20-Apr  Create DVD/CD label and sleeve artwork
> > 
> > So I'm obviously not an artist or able to make any of this material.
> > But is there anything I can do to help ensure it *does* get made by
> > the team?
> The easiest way to address the Beta banner is to build upon the one used
> for Alpha and improve it slightly (to mark an evolution from Alpha to
> Beta).
> The count down graphic can be based on those banners or not, but it has
> the same image size.
> > Would it be helpful to file these as tickets and then get them
> > assigned to some of the designers on the team?
> Unfortunately my next few days are busy, I work on some materials
> (graphics, photos, video and web) for Document Freedom Day, so I don't
> think I can contribute this week with other things besides advice.

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