Rotating Pictures - New Style

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Rotating Pictures - New Style

Post by DLC » Sun Mar 07, 2010 11:05 pm

All previous rotating pictures are now defunct. The new style allows for much more space, and we're going to take advantage of it.

Here is how to submit your image for use in the rotating banner:

Image must be at least 950px wide and 180px tall, preferably larger so there's some room to work with.

The transparent grey box will be incorporated into the final image, so keep that in mind. Getting a picture where your car is NOT filling the entire frame would be best, and if it's in the left half it would work even better. Taking a picture from a distance is necessary if you want your entire car in frame. Example:

Image

The end result will be something like this:

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email me your picture (legacycentral at yahoo) and I'll put it up.
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Re: Rotating Pictures - New Style

Post by Mattheww044 » Mon Mar 08, 2010 8:17 am

i need tires so I can put my wheels on, and some tint, and then im in for sure!

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Re: Rotating Pictures - New Style

Post by Legacy777 » Mon Mar 08, 2010 7:44 pm

Dave,

Do we want to have them put their username text on as well like last time?
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Re: Rotating Pictures - New Style

Post by DLC » Mon Mar 08, 2010 9:02 pm

I'm going to have to manually do all of these, so it's not going to be as flamboyant or expressive as it was in the past. Usernames will (probably) all be the same size and in the same spot, likely in a corner with the same kind of shaded block as the forum name and description.

This is probably the best way to maintain a homologous look while getting a picture up there
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Re: Rotating Pictures - New Style

Post by Legacy777 » Tue Mar 09, 2010 4:43 am

Well....none of the pictures I have will really work....They're all mostly too zoomed into the car. Guess I'll have to take some more...hahaha :lol:
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Re: Rotating Pictures - New Style

Post by DLC » Tue Mar 09, 2010 5:34 am

A little cropping never hurt, but for the best fit, one from a bit of a distance is best.
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Re: Rotating Pictures - New Style

Post by subaru_styles » Tue Mar 09, 2010 6:24 am

yep..the only non zoomed in pic my car is on the right half..would that work?

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Re: Rotating Pictures - New Style

Post by Brunt » Tue Mar 09, 2010 11:05 am

if your car is on the wrong side you could just mirror the image. you might be able to tell that a badge or text is backwards, but i don't think most people would even notice.
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Re: Rotating Pictures - New Style

Post by DLC » Tue Mar 09, 2010 8:40 pm

Added four new.
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Re: Rotating Pictures - New Style

Post by magicmike » Thu Mar 11, 2010 1:32 am

Dave,

Is there a image file size restriction like before on this new size? I'd imagine you are having to photochop these up so you will be able to compress on your end but I thought I'd ask.
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Re: Rotating Pictures - New Style

Post by DLC » Thu Mar 11, 2010 1:34 am

I'm not nearly as concerned about image size as before. I am actually not using Photoshop, but Paint.NET, as it's far simpler (and cheaper).

All I need is an image that's at least as large as the dimensions in the first post. I'll take care of the rest.
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Re: Rotating Pictures - New Style

Post by SiCkSTi04 » Thu Mar 11, 2010 5:46 am

email sent Dave!
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Re: Rotating Pictures - New Style

Post by skid542 » Thu Mar 11, 2010 7:50 am

Dave, you have another email. Many thanks.
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Re: Rotating Pictures - New Style

Post by Kelly » Thu Mar 11, 2010 7:22 pm

Uno pico el sento :-D

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Re: Rotating Pictures - New Style

Post by sqc151 » Thu Mar 11, 2010 7:25 pm

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Re: Rotating Pictures - New Style

Post by SubiePrice88 » Fri Mar 12, 2010 1:08 am

e-mailed! :)
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Re: Rotating Pictures - New Style

Post by DLC » Fri Mar 12, 2010 1:46 am

All submissions have been added as of this post.
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Re: Rotating Pictures - New Style

Post by ciper » Fri Mar 12, 2010 2:26 am

I made mine the exact dimensions you wanted :)
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From what I can tell all the pictures currently in rotation are around 30k. I made mine higher quality so you could add the grey boxes and then compress it.

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Re: Rotating Pictures - New Style

Post by 93forestpearl » Fri Mar 12, 2010 8:20 am

Email sent
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Re: Rotating Pictures - New Style

Post by DLC » Sun Mar 14, 2010 9:31 pm

All submissions have been added.
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Re: Rotating Pictures - New Style

Post by beatersubi » Mon Mar 15, 2010 2:44 am

Image
About time I joined in on this party. Does this sized image work?
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Re: Rotating Pictures - New Style

Post by DLC » Mon Mar 15, 2010 10:21 pm

Yeah, that size is fine, but sans text.
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Re: Rotating Pictures - New Style

Post by LookAsubie » Mon Apr 19, 2010 8:34 pm

Email sent ;-)
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Re: Rotating Pictures - New Style

Post by Legacy777 » Tue Apr 20, 2010 11:24 pm

Dave,

Flip this one around and add it.
http://img107.imageshack.us/img107/7343/rockfall.jpg

It's ashergrey's touring wagon
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Re: Rotating Pictures - New Style

Post by ashergrey » Sat Jun 05, 2010 9:01 am

Hey Josh, just noticed you posted here on my behalf. Thanks for that.

Emailing Dave a copy of the photo flipped has been on my to-do list for weeks but I'm just getting to it now. I haven't seen my pic come up in rotation so I assume DLC hasn't had the chance to do my job for me. ;)

So... email sent.
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