Martin, try to take a look at it now - better?
2009/8/22 Kris Thomsen <lakristho(a)gmail.com>
2009/8/22 Martin Sourada <martin.sourada(a)gmail.com>
On Wed, 2009-08-19 at 23:43 +0200, Kris Thomsen wrote:
> > Hi Art-pandas! :)
> > I have worked on a little icon for system-file-manager. It's not
> > finished yet, still need to play a little with the shadows. But tell
> > me what you think. I started to make a "dark"-blue version, but
> > thought it would be better with something lighter, so I have
> > experimented a little - take a look.
> > Shoot!
> > Dark:
> > http://code-geek.baah.dk/Echo/system-file-manager.svg
> > http://code-geek.baah.dk/Echo/system-file-manager.png
> > Light:
> > http://code-geek.baah.dk/Echo/system-file-manager-light.svg
> > http://code-geek.baah.dk/Echo/system-file-manager-light.png
> Ok, since none other seems to comment, I'll step in in order to not make
> it stalled ;-) Now that I look at it, the dark looks better than the
> light version (the bright blue, or even almost white clashes a lot with
> the mid-bright grey). I was thinking you could perhaps try to improve
> the contrast (in smaller sizes) by making the body brighter instead of
> the drawers (probably not as bright as in user-desktop though). Plus the
> shadows in 256x256 under handles need improvement. I'd use trapezium
> (lol, I had to find out this word in dictionary...) instead of ellipse.
I'll try to take a look at it :)
> Other than that, I'm pretty much satisfied with the result (as we
> discussed on IRC already), even though it's not wooden ;-)
MMh... Plastic and Metal :D
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