[SciPy-Dev] Scipy Central logo

Robert Kern robert.kern@gmail....
Mon Mar 4 10:23:22 CST 2013


On Mon, Mar 4, 2013 at 12:13 AM, Tony Yu <tsyu80@gmail.com> wrote:

>
> I've updated the logo code <https://github.com/tonysyu/SciPy-Central-Logo>to use multiple globe orientations. The original had arrows pointing from
> specific cities into a central location, which made a lot sense for "Scipy
> Central". To allow multiple globe orientations, however, I changed the
> arrows so that they start from the edges of the globe; that way the start
> positions wouldn't be at random locations when the map was reoriented. It
> doesn't mesh quite as well with what I had in mind, but at least the arrows
> don't point into the North Atlantic Garbage Patch anymore.
>
> Also, I tweaked the element sizes so that it looked better at smaller
> scales (which was mentioned in a separate thread).
>
> The example focuses the arrows on a list of cities, but it could be made
> completely random if desired. I've copied a couple of orientations below
> (there aremore cities in the code, and more can be easily added).
>

'rlyeh': {'lat': -47.15, 'lon': -126.72}

-- 
Robert Kern
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