Logo proposal A1: The planet Mars in a half-transparent shell of puzzle pieces. The use of puzzle pieces follows a general logo idea of many wikis. Proposal A1.
Logo B1 proposal: Girl reading book (or laptop or smart phone) under the tree of knowledge, on a brown edge of planet, outer curves are a greenhouse. proposal B1
Logo B2 proposal: Open Book in front of Mars globe, could be a drawing of Mars, or photo. Optional "MarspediA" underneath, note trailing capital A as done by WikipediA. proposal B2
Logo B3, proposal. Open Book of Knowledge, in front of Mars globe or image, various technologies flying out. Globe shows Valles, Volcanoes, Ice Cap. Proposal B3
Logo D1 Proposal. Book of Knowledge, globe over soft cover book or possibly emerging from book, Globe shows Valles, Mountains, uncertain what features are to upper right and lower part of globe, Ice cap. Lower case logo. Proposal D1.
Logo D2- a, b, c Proposals. Version D2a on left is color version, shows brown globe. Version D2b in middle with default B&W coloring. Version D2c on right is inverted White on Black coloring , Book of Knowledge, Soft-cover book or curved cover, globe over book or possibly emerging from book, Globe emphasizes Valles, Mountains, de-emphasizes the surface feature on upper right and lower part of globe, (does not show Ice cap). Lower case logo. Proposal 2- a, b, c.
Suggested Logos for Marspedia:
Final Selection is at the bottom, number D3a, March 2018.
Logo B4 proposal: Open Book in forground, Mars globe in background, fading out at lower edge. To be replaced with photo of Mars. Proposal B4
Logo B5 proposal: Book of Knowledge, from which springs the technology to live on Mars. proposal B5
Logo B6, proposed: Mars Globe faded at south edge, showing surface features: ice cap, Olympus Mons, 3 Tharsis volcanos, Valles Marineris. Below in foreground are letters MarsPedia, with 3 people lounging on the letters, reading a tablet/smart phone, a laptop, and thinking, Thought bubbles rise from the left and right people to the globe. Proposal B6
Logo B7 Proposal. Open book of Knowledge, in front and somewhat below Mars globe or image, to give better view of globe, Ice cap visible to be more recognizable as Mars, globe. Could be colored brown for contrast with ice cap. Could show Valles and Mountains. Proposal B7.
Logo B8 Proposal. Person reclining on a Mars Globe pillow, reading book of Mars Knowledge, with thought bubbles leading to upper Mars globe or image. To be recognizable as Mars, upper globe shows Valles, Mountains, & Ice cap. Could be colored brown for contrast with ice cap. Lower globe is a pillow showing white ice cap. Proposal B8.
Logo Proposal C0: Planet Mars only, from a graphic artist, via Susan, C0
Logo Proposal C2: Planet Mars over an open book of Knowledge, C2
Logo Proposal C3: Planet Mars over an open book of Knowledge, should be smooth fading so that the globe is rising from the book, C3
Logo Proposal C4: Planet Mars over an open book of Knowledge, should be smooth fading so that the globe is rising from the book, should not have blue tint, nor dusty effect, C4
initial page by Bruce Mackenzie, BMackenzie@Marspedia.org
Proposal A1 is by user Rfc.
Proposals B1 to B8 are by Bruce Mackenzie.
Proposal C0 (Globe) is by a graphic arist.
Propsals C2, C3, C4 are composites of the artist's globe and book B7 by Bruce.
Proposal D... are by a graphic artist.
Final Selection, March 2018, Logo D3a; Logo D3- a & b Proposals. Version D3a on left is color version, shows brown globe, black book and tet. Version D3b on right is the same except for gray pages on right side and gray letters for 'pedia'. Book of Knowledge, Soft-cover book or curved cover, globe over book or possibly emerging from book, Globe emphasizes Valles, Mountains, de-emphasizes the surface feature on upper right and lower part of globe, (does not show Ice cap). Lower case logo. Proposal D3- a & b.
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