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    Strizh
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    Re: Banner Competition

    Post  Strizh on Tue May 05, 2015 7:57 pm

    The following is just a short example (very dirty couture - I know), now I am quite busy so please tell me weather you like it or not.
    I really don't want to invest hours into something useless. Greetings.


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    Re: Banner Competition

    Post  TheArmenian on Tue May 05, 2015 8:09 pm

    I like it. It is a good start.

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    Re: Banner Competition

    Post  GarryB on Wed May 06, 2015 1:23 am

    Interesting... simple... a little dark though.


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    Re: Banner Competition

    Post  TheArmenian on Wed May 06, 2015 2:11 am

    GarryB wrote:Interesting... simple... a little dark though.

    Agreed. The beauty is in the simplicity.

    Strizh, please work on that them of yours. You are on the right track. And Garry is right, a little bit lighter would look better.

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    Re: Banner Competition

    Post  Strizh on Wed May 06, 2015 3:25 am

    Hi, was just a very quick draw! Will do it on the weekend Smile (at least I hope so).

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    Re: Banner Competition

    Post  Bolt on Wed May 06, 2015 4:55 pm

    Strizh, great work, I really like it!
    If it's possible, though, try to make it a little brighter.
    There's no need to add any other vehicles, planes, people - it's already is simple but good.

    TheArmenian, can you please share your red photo of WW2-era soldiers? that's a great picture, I would love to have it in my collection Smile

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    Re: Banner Competition

    Post  TheArmenian on Wed May 06, 2015 8:18 pm

    Bolt wrote:
    TheArmenian, can you please share your red photo of WW2-era soldiers? that's a great picture, I would love to have it in my collection Smile

    Unfortunately, I did not save that photo. I remember I found it by googling "Victory day" in English and in Russian. Just can't locate it anymore. Sorry.

    If I come across it again, I will forward it to you.

    I just found this one that is not the cliché raising the flag one. Maybe you will like it too.

    http://i2.guns.ru/forums/icons/forum_pictures/005817/5817992.jpg

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    Re: Banner Competition

    Post  Regular on Wed May 06, 2015 11:38 pm

    Strizh wrote:Hi, was just a very quick draw! Will do it on the weekend Smile (at least I hope so).
    It's very good. I would bring the star on top of the background a bit. Because opacity is low it makes overall image darker like it was mentioned above

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    Re: Banner Competition

    Post  Werewolf on Thu May 07, 2015 4:53 am



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    Re: Banner Competition

    Post  George1 on Thu May 07, 2015 2:19 pm

    Another effort with Armata tanks


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    Re: Banner Competition

    Post  Bolt on Thu May 07, 2015 4:56 pm

    TheArmenian wrote:
    Bolt wrote:
    TheArmenian, can you please share your red photo of WW2-era soldiers? that's a great picture, I would love to have it in my collection Smile

    Unfortunately, I did not save that photo. I remember I found it by googling "Victory day" in English and in Russian. Just can't locate it anymore. Sorry.

    If I come across it again, I will forward it to you.

    I just found this one that is not the cliché raising the flag one. Maybe you will like it too.

    http://i2.guns.ru/forums/icons/forum_pictures/005817/5817992.jpg

    No problem, thanks in advance. Smile

    BTW, your photo doesn't show (at least for me, it's Error 403 - Forbidden. Probably one has to be registered at that forum)

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    Re: Banner Competition

    Post  TheArmenian on Thu May 07, 2015 5:07 pm

    Bolt wrote:
    TheArmenian wrote:
    Bolt wrote:
    TheArmenian, can you please share your red photo of WW2-era soldiers? that's a great picture, I would love to have it in my collection Smile

    Unfortunately, I did not save that photo. I remember I found it by googling "Victory day" in English and in Russian. Just can't locate it anymore. Sorry.

    If I come across it again, I will forward it to you.

    I just found this one that is not the cliché raising the flag one. Maybe you will like it too.

    http://i2.guns.ru/forums/icons/forum_pictures/005817/5817992.jpg

    No problem, thanks in advance. Smile

    BTW, your photo doesn't show (at least for me, it's Error 403 - Forbidden. Probably one has to be registered at that forum)

    Funny, sometimes it works, sometimes it doesn't.

    Try one more time:

    http://i2.guns.ru/forums/icons/forum_pictures/005817/5817992.jpg

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    Re: Banner Competition

    Post  Vladimir79 on Fri May 15, 2015 7:14 am

    Just a reminder, submissions will be closed this Sunday.  


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    Re: Banner Competition

    Post  NationalRus on Fri May 15, 2015 12:02 pm





    by far the best once yet, one of them has to be it

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    Re: Banner Competition

    Post  Werewolf on Fri May 15, 2015 1:21 pm

    Bolt wrote:
    Also, as was requested in the first page, a T90 with a glowing red eyes. Smile


    Enhanced red glowing eyes.


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    Re: Banner Competition

    Post  GarryB on Fri May 15, 2015 2:34 pm

    Thought a WWII theme would be best:



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    Re: Banner Competition

    Post  NationalRus on Fri May 15, 2015 8:24 pm

    the second of bolts is also WWII them, your pic is low quality and sucks like most WWII pics which are not enhanced in photoshop Neutral

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    Re: Banner Competition

    Post  Strizh on Sat May 16, 2015 12:52 pm

    Couldn't we expand the competition ?

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    Re: Banner Competition

    Post  flamming_python on Sat May 16, 2015 1:08 pm

    Wish I had the time to make a banner, but been busy as heck.

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    Re: Banner Competition

    Post  GarryB on Sat May 16, 2015 1:13 pm

    A deadline extension is one option if there are not enough to choose from but personally I think bolt and the Armenian and Werewolf have offered some very good options... I would be happy with any of the below:














    And



    In no particular order...

    Perhaps a small extension?


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    Re: Banner Competition

    Post  Werewolf on Sat May 16, 2015 3:09 pm

    We can't use this like that...



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    Re: Banner Competition

    Post  magnumcromagnon on Sat May 16, 2015 3:37 pm

    I agree with GarryB, Vlad is it possible to get 1 week extension? I was just so busy the past 3 weeks, I just didn't have enough time to submit some designs. I want to crank out at least 5 designs by next Friday.

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    Re: Banner Competition

    Post  Werewolf on Sat May 16, 2015 7:05 pm


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    Re: Banner Competition

    Post  TheArmenian on Sat May 16, 2015 8:16 pm

    Is it Defence or Defense?



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    Re: Banner Competition

    Post  whir on Sat May 16, 2015 8:47 pm

    TheArmenian wrote:Is it Defence or Defense?
    Both words are correct.
    Defence -> UK
    Defense -> US

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