[Chimera-users] UCSF Chimera Visual Identity
pett at cgl.ucsf.edu
Fri Aug 6 20:23:44 PDT 2010
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On Aug 5, 2010, at 7:50 PM, Eric Pettersen wrote:
> Dear Jessen,
> Thanks a lot for these! They are very nice. I assume it's okay for
> us to redistribute these when we make our Chimera software release?
> We will have to do a little work on them to make them completely
> usable in a release. In particular the "masks" section of the file is
> exactly the same shape as the icon, which is normally what you would
> want. However, in the case of this icon, with its big "hole" in the
> middle, it's best if the hole is filled in in the mask, so that you
> can double-click on the that part of the icon and have the application
> start up, instead of having to hit the "rim" with your double click.
> Do you have the mask image available in a separate file BTW?
> Again, thank you so much. These are a noticeable improvement on our
> current set of icons.
> Eric Pettersen
> UCSF Computer Graphics Lab
> On Aug 3, 2010, at 8:57 PM, Jessen Vernon Bredeson wrote:
>> To whom this may concern,
>> I downloaded the UCSF Chimera 1.4.1 update for Mac OS X and noticed
>> that the Chimera symbol had a grey outline around it, likely due to
>> multiple alpha channels in rendering the image into .ICNS format, so
>> I recomposed the image in higher quality and it is attached below.
>> Also below is an accompanying symbol for MS Windows format (.ICO).
>> These icons are free of charge, keep up the good work.
>> Jessen Bredeson
>> Genetics, Genomics & Development
>> Molecular and Cellular Biology
>> University of California, Berkeley
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