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-====== New Logo======+====== New Logo======
  
-Our current logo presents a few challenges: +Our old logo presented a few challenges: 
-  * It'wider than it is high (21:16), which makes it a bit awkward for some web applications since it doesn't fit well in a square. +  * It was wider than it was high (21:16), which made it a bit awkward for some web applications since it didn't fit well in a square. 
-  * It has some very fine details (the tower, the ice cap, the water in the valleys) that don't scale down well.+  * It had some very fine details (the tower, the ice cap, the water in the valleys) that din't scale down well.
  
 In trying to solve these, I came up with a round alternative: In trying to solve these, I came up with a round alternative:
  
-^            ^  Current Logo        ^  New Logo   +^  Old Logo        ^  Draft 1   Draft 2  ^  Final Version 
-^300px:  |{{ :blog:2019-08-30:logo600.png?300|}}   | {{ :logotest400.png?300| }} | +|{{ :blog:2019-08-30:logo600.png?200| }}  | {{ :logotest400.png?200| }} | {{ :blog:2019-08-30:logotestb400.png?200| }} |{{ :logo400.png?200| }} | 
-^64px  |{{ :logo.png }}           | {{ :apple-touch-icon.png }} |+|{{ :blog:2019-08-30:oldlogo.png }}       | {{ :blog:2019-08-30:logotest.png }} | {{ :blog:2019-08-30:logotestb.png }} | {{ :logo.png }} |
  
-So the changes I made were to+List of changes: 
-  * Change the shape from a triangle to a circle.+  * Change the overall shape from a triangle to a circle.
   * Change the colour of the water to a darker blue.   * Change the colour of the water to a darker blue.
-  * Fix the sun and moved it behind the water.+  * Fix the sun, move it behind the water, and remove the rays.
   * Remove the snow cap.   * Remove the snow cap.
   * Replace the tower and antenna with a simpler antenna symbol.   * Replace the tower and antenna with a simpler antenna symbol.
 +  * Redraw the mountains using simple triangular shapes.
 +  * Change the colour of the sky to a lighter blue.
  
-Here's what the front page of our website would look like: +Thank you all for your feedback, specially to Stephanie, VA7SLR, who designed the original logo and provided excellent feedback for the new one.
-{{ :blog:2019-08-30:after.png }} +
- +
-And here's what the mobile phone bookmark buttons look like for each: +
-{{ :blog:2019-08-30:mobilephone.jpg?150 }} +
- +
-What do you think?+
  
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