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Discussion in 'NorthEast Regional Discussion' started by Ghosts_Of_Anakin, Jan 15, 2004.

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  1. Ghosts_Of_Anakin

    Ghosts_Of_Anakin Jedi Knight star 6

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    Guys I've been kicking around some ideas for a new banner for us. This one is going on a year old and I figured it would be time to put it out to pasture. Any ideas on what you'd like to see up there? Let me know.
     
  2. FlyOfTheMaul

    FlyOfTheMaul Jedi Youngling star 1

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    where is the thread from last year?

    we had some great ideas there.


    I still say that we merge Giants Stadium and the ANH:SE X-Wing flight.


    Plus...

    Or we could kinda do a 4 seasons medley.

    Hoth for Winter
    Naboo for spring
    Dagobah/Tatooine/Geonosis for summer
    ??? for fall




    Or how about something with:

    Statue of Libery and Yankees Stadium?
     
  3. Ghosts_Of_Anakin

    Ghosts_Of_Anakin Jedi Knight star 6

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    I was thinking maybe a view of NYC from New Jersey? How's that sound?

    Oh and I'm already working on a Yankee Stadium portion...I'm waaaay ahead of you, whoever the hell you are.
     
  4. FlyOfTheMaul

    FlyOfTheMaul Jedi Youngling star 1

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    Who do you think that I am?
     
  5. Ghosts_Of_Anakin

    Ghosts_Of_Anakin Jedi Knight star 6

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    I'll say you're one of Shawn's annoying socks.


    Am I right?!?!


    EDIT: I've said several times that doing the X-wings over Giants Stadium is next to impossible considering I've never found a decent picture of Giants Stadium at night from the distance away that you'd need to make that shot look good.
     
  6. Ghosts_Of_Anakin

    Ghosts_Of_Anakin Jedi Knight star 6

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    [image=http://www.newjerseyorder.com/users/mike/NYC2.jpg]


    Yay or nay?


    EDIT: I was thinking this for the back bar..

    [image=http://www.newjerseyorder.com/users/mike/Yankee2.jpg]
     
  7. FlyOfTheMaul

    FlyOfTheMaul Jedi Youngling star 1

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    I took a photo...of the distance that I think we need.


    But for some reason, I cannot find the photo or the roll of film from Chiller Con. I think I lost a roll.


    Yes, it's me...Shawn. Game banned from the Mafia Game.


    Mike...can we do the X-wings over the NYC skyline?
     
  8. Ghosts_Of_Anakin

    Ghosts_Of_Anakin Jedi Knight star 6

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    I don't think so simply because of the fact that in order for it to look good scale-wise, they would have to be really small and so would the shot of the city. So it may just end up being so small that it would be extremely grainy.

    Give me some other ideas for right now. Do we wanna do a Jersey shore background?


    EDIT: Hows this for an NYC shot?


    [image=http://www.newjerseyorder.com/users/mike/NYC1.jpg]
     
  9. FlyOfTheMaul

    FlyOfTheMaul Jedi Youngling star 1

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    the night-time one for sure. That is just too nice.


    Ok...how about some LotR characters mixed in with the SW and NJ people?
     
  10. Padawan915

    Padawan915 Jedi Master star 6

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    Yeah, Shawn, I don't think having the LOTR characters would work too well, considering some people aren't too fond of LOTR. I'm not naming names, but they know who they are. :p


    I like the daytime pic of NYC that Mike posted earlier. However, shouldn't we be gunning for something more Jersey-themed?
     
  11. FlyOfTheMaul

    FlyOfTheMaul Jedi Youngling star 1

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    RJ is about the only one that won't watch LotR. :p

    His vote does not count. ;)


    I was thinking maybe Gollum vs Yoda...and such.
     
  12. Ghosts_Of_Anakin

    Ghosts_Of_Anakin Jedi Knight star 6

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    Nah. I'm not doing anything from LOTR. It won't bode well with everything.

    If anyone can find me a decent shot of somewhere on the Jersey shore, then put it here cuz I've had absolutely NO luck finding anything clear.


    EDIT: Scratch that. I think I just found a perfect one.
     
  13. Ghosts_Of_Anakin

    Ghosts_Of_Anakin Jedi Knight star 6

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    OK here's a VERY early draft of what I have so far. It still needs a LOT of work, the colors need to be fixed and the little details aren't worked out yet but this will give you a general idea of what my vision is.

    [link=http://www.newjerseyorder.com/users/mike/banner.html]Check it out[/link]
     
  14. buster726

    buster726 Jedi Padawan star 4

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    I could get you a shot of the Barneget Bay Frozen over LOL. Anyone up for a hockey game. A few years back the bay was frozen over and some idiot actually tried to drive their car over the bay he sunk halfway HAHA!!!!
     
  15. Padawan915

    Padawan915 Jedi Master star 6

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    What an idiot. What moron does that R.J.?


    Of course, I've seen stupider stuff. Like people trying to skate on the Sky. River when it was only half-frozen over. Dumb asses. [face_plain]
     
  16. Ghosts_Of_Anakin

    Ghosts_Of_Anakin Jedi Knight star 6

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    Those links aren't gonna work anymore. Here's an updated view.


    EDIT: Just ask me to see it.
     
  17. Jedi_Satimber

    Jedi_Satimber Jedi Knight star 8

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    I'm asking to see it. :p
     
  18. Ghosts_Of_Anakin

    Ghosts_Of_Anakin Jedi Knight star 6

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    [link=http://www.newjerseyorder.com/users/mike/nj.html]Here's what I got so far.[/link]


    It's not even close to done. The color needs fixing...as does the side bar and I wanna get rid of the graininess but that's an idea.
     
  19. XenoSphere

    XenoSphere Jedi Padawan star 4

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    New YORK Yankees?? Eh? Meadowlands sounds more like it! I can help if you need any.
     
  20. Jedi_Satimber

    Jedi_Satimber Jedi Knight star 8

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    Not bad Mike...but how about more of the Yankees Stadium, less of the boats, because they are ugly. Now if they were the speed boats. ;)
     
  21. Ghosts_Of_Anakin

    Ghosts_Of_Anakin Jedi Knight star 6

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    Meadowlands sounds more like it!

    Not happening.

    less of the boats


    It's not about the boats...it's about the shore. the Jersey shore.


    That's the backdrop. I just have to make up my mind on what else goes where.
     
  22. Jedi_Satimber

    Jedi_Satimber Jedi Knight star 8

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    I think we could have a better picture of the Jersey Shore...don't you think?
     
  23. Ghosts_Of_Anakin

    Ghosts_Of_Anakin Jedi Knight star 6

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    Silence.



    What SW characters do we want on it? Give me suggestions now cuz I'm doing that portion of it. Speak up people!
     
  24. XenoSphere

    XenoSphere Jedi Padawan star 4

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    Obi! He's our only hope...
     
  25. Ghosts_Of_Anakin

    Ghosts_Of_Anakin Jedi Knight star 6

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    [link=http://www.newjerseyorder.com/users/mike/banner.html]How's this[/link]


    Still gotta fix up the side bar.
     
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