Icons Thread Version 3.0: Attack of the Icons

Discussion in 'Communications' started by Bria, Nov 29, 2002.

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  1. Gandalf the Grey Jedi Grand Master

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    May 14, 2000
    star 6
    I vote for Bria's Dani icon (pink lady).
  2. Malz4JESUS Jedi Grand Master

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    Apr 12, 2002
    star 5
  3. duskwings Jedi Knight

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    Jan 10, 2003
    star 3
    GAAH! You guys move too fast . . . *is overwhelmed*

    Malz - Thanks for the welcome! :) I love the Just Shut Up and the Qui-Gon icons. :D

    female_obi_wan - Nice Mara Icon, and I love the concept of mother/son. :)

    C-3PX - I love the holograms of Palpatine. :D

    Master-Kenobi - Neat Maul and Chewbacca icons. :) Unfortunately, the Anakin icon looks slightly flattened--maybe you should try fiddling with the proportions?

    lumberjedi - Cool Jango/Boba icon. :)

    _Padme_ - Lovely Leia icons. [face_love] Absolutely beautiful. :D

    JoinTheSchwarz - Nice Carrie icon. :)

    Guinastasia - Great Leia and Falcon icons. :D

    tendra_217 - Nice Danni icon, and I love the handmaidens, too. :)

    Amidala Starkiller - Great Anakin Skywalker icons. :D

    dArTh_wenley - I like the first and fifth Anakin icons the best. :)

    Jedi_Knight150 - Cute Ewan and Hayden icons. :D

    rhonderoo - Cool Anakin Ep III icons. :D

    skywalker325 - Nice Saesee Tiin icons. :)

    DARTH_CHINA - Lovely OWK icon. :)

    Theron - Lovely Anakin Ep III icons. :D

    Dubya_Scott - Neat Skyhook icon, and I love the two Splinter ones. :)

    -duskwings
  4. DarkWoman Jedi Master

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    Jan 31, 2002
    star 4
    Made 1 new icon and waaay too many versions of it :p I was bored and decided to play with borders for a bit. :)

    Also updated my favourites page. :)
  5. Amidala Starkiller Force Ghost

    Member Since:
    Dec 11, 1999
    star 6
    Row 1 Rancor, Luke's Hand
    Row 2: Palpatine, San Hill, Obi-Wan Comic, Amidala Comic, Anakin (Ep3) 1
  6. JoinTheSchwarz Comms Admin & Community Manager

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    star 8
  7. Dubya_Scott Force Ghost

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    Jun 11, 2002
    star 5
    Heh... Everybody seems to like that "Luke's Hand" icon, including me. That was a great idea.
  8. skywalker325 Jedi Master

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    Jun 16, 2002
    star 4
    Thanks duskwings!

    Darkwoman, I love the first icon on the second row--that background works well, I think.
  9. nashira Manager Emeritus

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    Jun 24, 2002
    star 4
  10. skywalker325 Jedi Master

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    Jun 16, 2002
    star 4
    Nashira, I really like "Maul Standing" and "Sneak Attack"!! Leia's got a great face in that one, and the colors are good.
  11. han_solo_321 Jedi Master

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    Dec 14, 2002
    star 4
    Add this to my votes


    Row 1: Luke's hand!
  12. Bria Manager Emeritus, -MNFF Council

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    May 15, 1999
    star 7
    Votes:

    Row 1: Viqi, Luke's Hand
    Row 2: Palpatine, Anakin (Ep3) 1

    This isn't my weekly update, but I couldn't help myself this afternoon. :p

    LEGO my Lando! :D
  13. Amidala Starkiller Force Ghost

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    Dec 11, 1999
    star 6
  14. Jedi_Knight150 Jedi Master

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    Jul 26, 2002
    star 4
  15. rhonderoo Former Head Admin

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    Aug 7, 2002
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    My votes:

    Row 1 - Anakin 9(ep3) 7
    Row 2 - Amidala Comic, Anakin Ep3 4
    Row 4 - Drunk Jawas, Anakin, Funeral Pyre
    Row 5 - Evasive Action
    Row 6 - Quinlan Vos, A Kiss
    Row 7 - Greedo, Comic Vader
    Row 9 - Darth Vader
    Row 10 - Padme, Spoof Obiwan
    Row 11 - Vader
    Row 12 - Queen Amidala, Fun on the Set, Rescued
  16. Bria Manager Emeritus, -MNFF Council

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    May 15, 1999
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    Sorry, Amidala. I've been waiting for a Lando lego for years. :D He, along with Han and R2 are favorite characters of mine and I love legos of them. Leia is great as well. :cool:
  17. Bria Manager Emeritus, -MNFF Council

    Member Since:
    May 15, 1999
    star 7
    Sorry, Amdiala. I've wanted a Lando lego for a LONNNNNNNNNNNNNNGGGGGGG time. :)

    If only the set wasn't so expensive. :(

    I mean it has Han [face_love], Leia :), and Lando [face_love], I want this so bad. I just can't afford it and have no room for it. :_|

    Anyway.... I'll stop with the giddy fangirl bit now. [face_blush] :D
  18. dArTh_wenley Jedi Grand Master

    Member Since:
    Dec 10, 2001
    star 5

    Jedi_Knight150 : And I thought Leia's hair in the movies was wacky. :p Nice Obi-Wan Icon. I like the different backgrounds/borders you've experimented with. :)
    Bria : Great Lando lego! :D They were hesistant about making Lando Lego for a while because of his skin colour right? Why the turn around?
    nashira : Nice! I especially love your Leias. [face_love]
    JoinTheSchwarz : Like the target Stormie! :D
    DarkWoman : Great Mystril. I like how you are experimenting with the backgrounds and such.
    Malz4JESUS : Your Madine Icons look very washed out (source pic may not have been the best... I had trouble trying the same Icon). I'd suggest you play around with brightness/contrast and hue/saturation.
    Dubya_Scott : Yoda is my favourite out of your latest batch. :)
    Theron : I like your second Jerec the most.
    C-3PX : Good stuff. ;)
    Darth_China : Wow, all your latest Icons are wonderful. Wat Tambor looks especially good.
    *** 7 Mainly Madine Icons ***

    GS : I think this is my best Anakin Icon. Would you be able to replace one of my Anakin Icons currently on the page with this one?/>
  19. DARTH_CHINA Force Ghost

    Member Since:
    Dec 31, 2001
    star 5
    Thanks Wenley! Great Madine icons! And I also prefer that last Anakin icon. :)

    I made 2 slightly different versions of the Anakin picture.

    here they are.

    I prefer the 2nd one. :)
  20. skywalker325 Jedi Master

    Member Since:
    Jun 16, 2002
    star 4
    DARTH_CHINA, I really like that yellow streaked Anakin one!!



    P.S. Yay for my 2000th post! :D
  21. AdamBertocci Manager

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    Feb 3, 2002
    star 7
    They FINALLY made a Lego Lando! [face_laugh] Boy, I bet they've gotten some angry letters from the "this implies all other Legos are Caucasian" camp!

    Obligatory icons link


    Rick McCallum loves you!
  22. Mech-E_Jedi Jedi Master

    Member Since:
    Jun 11, 2002
    star 2
    Umm . . . Hi

    I don't want to interrupt, but I feel a little out of place. I'm not an Icon-maker, but I have a question about the icons on this board.

    First, let me say thank you for all the fabulous icons (all of) you have created. They are really great.

    My question is this: Are there any restrictions on the use of these images? I mean, is permission from Lucasfilm required for use of the images?

    This is one of those intellectual property questions. Why am I asking? Because I'm a nark . . . er, I mean, just kidding ;).

    Seriously, I'm managing a small web-based forum at my work and one of the users worries that my use of "copyrighted" images as user icons might be in violation. I figured that you have already asked this question and have an answer.

    Thanks.



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  23. FlamingSword Jedi Grand Master

    Member Since:
    Jun 4, 2001
    star 6
    Published images, such as from movies and books, we usually consider free to use. They are public, and we're not making money off of them.

    Images from artists that aren't published, such as fan art, I usually ask permission before using them.

    As for using icons from icon makers, asking permission is probably best. Especially since they'll probably be flattered.

    This is pretty much the way I see it but maybe the mods have some more info on exact legalities.
  24. Genghis12 Manager Emeritus

    Member Since:
    Nov 18, 1999
    star 6
    I like Bria's "Dani" icon. In fact, I think that the Literature forum could use some more of the Marvel comics' characters like Kiro. It's only been recently that we've gotten Plif and another Hoojib.
  25. Bria Manager Emeritus, -MNFF Council

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    May 15, 1999
    star 7
    Malz4JESUS: I like your Qui-Gon with lightsaber icon. Just shut up is great too. :D

    skywalker325: I think your facial close up of Tiin is the best one.

    Darth China: I didn't know that Palpatine up for votes was yours. I think it's great. Your Wat Tambor is good, but too dark. I think lighting him would make it look better.

    Theron: I like your Biker scout. Nice rancor and Old Ben too.

    C-3PX: Nice work with Indy. Perhaps a little closer in on the shots would be better though?

    Dubya_Scott: Bobo. [face_laugh] I like it. Nice SOTME icons too.

    JoinTheSchwarz: Great Odan Urr. I never was happy with the version I made of him, but I like yours.

    Mystril Shadow Guard: Good Mystril Shadow Guard work. It's hard to pick a fav.

    jedi_knight150: Great Leia icon. I like it.

    Mech-E_Jedi: The images are copyrighted by Lucasfilm, but no profit is being made from them, so it's allowed.

    nashira: I think Merrejk looks good (who is he though?) and I really enjoy that Lando. :D

    They were hesistant about making Lando Lego for a while because of his skin colour right? Why the turn around?

    I'm not sure, darth_wenley, but I'm glad they changed their minds. Now maybe Mace can have a Lego too. ;)
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