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Re: [alpine-devel] New logo and website design?

From: Natanael Copa <>
Date: Tue, 13 May 2014 15:43:17 +0200

On Mon, 12 May 2014 23:57:00 +0200
Carlo Landmeter <> wrote:

> On Mon, May 12, 2014 at 11:00 PM, Der Tiger <>wrote:

> > As a simple test, try to draw the current logo as exactly as possible
> > just from memory. How many "mountain peaks" are there and how steep do
> > they connect? Then try the same with the new logo. Even though you
> > certainly have not seen it as often as the current logo, you may be able
> > to re-create the new logo more accurately. Everything else is just a
> > personal and indisputable preference.
> >
> I dont see any reason why i should be able to recreate any logo. A logo
> should of course be easily recognisable like you mention before.

If you can easily recreate it, then the logo is "simple". I consider
easy to memorize better than just easy to recognize. A logo that sticks
to your brain is a good logo.

> There are many logos which i am unable to reproduce, but it would recognise
> them instantly. For instance that American soft-drink company with the red
> logo. Its much more complicated than our current logo, but I'm sure lots of
> people will recognise it.


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