[SciPy-Dev] Scipy Central logo

Pauli Virtanen pav@iki...
Thu Jan 31 11:42:00 CST 2013

31.01.2013 18:01, Pierre Haessig kirjoitti:
> About feedback on the logo (I didn't find an existing thread on the ML)
> I suspect there may be an issue of perceived geographical bias by
> centering the map projection on North Atlantic Ocean.
> I'm by no means an specialist of this topic, but I know it may exist.
> (see http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Reversed_map for example). As possible
> workarounds, I see either :
> * no continents display (don't know how good or how boring such an earth
> would look)
> * or bit funnier: random map orientation ! (each page refresh could
> point to another random map from a prerendered pool)

I think a reasonable workaround here would be to have two or so versions
of the logo, and just choose between them randomly.

Pauli Virtanen

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