Natural Platinum
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Natural Platinum

Updated Apr 03, 2007 by Imzadi


Sum Dum Guy
Comment #1 Tuesday, April 03, 2007 11:56 AM
I like the subdued color choices, and the piece has an overall serene kind of smoothness to it. The choice of wallpaper really helps to emphasize the point. The fonts need to be more consistent with each other, that way the piece has a more refined or sophisticated feel. These are the kind of artistic touches that (when done well) can help a skin like this compete with the "Master Skins" that are so popular. Personally, I'd recommend using the font that's in the preview text (or something just as readable) for the title bars and the nameplate in the Start menu. Pick one font and try to stick with it; SkinStudio has features that can help you out there. You might also want to be careful with the shading of the window buttons in the top right corner.

Overall, this skin has a LOT of potential, and I'm excited to see where you can push the design creatively.
Imzadi
Comment #2 Tuesday, April 03, 2007 1:57 PM
I'm really sure what you mean about the fonts being consistent with each other, because the same font is used throughout the skin. It's still a work in progress, so I'll look at it a bit more closely. Thanks for the comment.
Imzadi
Comment #3 Tuesday, April 03, 2007 1:59 PM
That was supposed to read I'm NOT really sure what you mean...above. Oops.
Tecumseh
Comment #4 Tuesday, April 03, 2007 3:30 PM
Imzadi, this is an awesome WB. The platinum shade you have used is perfect as is the metalized green accent shade. I don't know what Sum Dum Guy means either regarding the fonts. Actually, practically all them are Verdana so that's pretty consistent. Really good work!!    
ChefAnim
Comment #5 Tuesday, April 03, 2007 5:04 PM


I agree with Sum Dum Guy.... this has a lot of potential... and I do love the colors you chose
Imzadi
Comment #6 Tuesday, April 03, 2007 5:48 PM
Thanks guys! I appreciate all the input I can get.
Skyjax
Comment #7 Tuesday, April 03, 2007 6:43 PM
Very nice, be cool to see it when its done, post it up baby !!!
dug_98304
Comment #8 Tuesday, April 03, 2007 8:43 PM
humm didn't get the wall but there is an old one in wallpapers that does my brain good called "Intravertaclar" check it out.. i like it and i don't like a lot  
Imzadi
Comment #9 Tuesday, April 03, 2007 11:17 PM
I didn't include the wall because I was trying to keep the file size down. I'll put it in the final version.
skybright
Comment #10 Wednesday, April 04, 2007 2:33 AM
I enjoy your wb's and this is very nice. The colors are great.  
pjdark
Comment #11 Wednesday, April 04, 2007 11:10 AM
this is excellent work! nice job imzadi! and your right, it is easy on the eyeballs.Again,great job!
Imzadi
Comment #12 Tuesday, April 10, 2007 3:55 AM
Thanks everybody.
billygee
Comment #13 Wednesday, April 23, 2008 12:30 AM
Searching for nice stuff and ... this IS one ! Obviously overlooked before. Nice work Imz   
Imzadi
Comment #14 Wednesday, April 23, 2008 12:36 AM
Thanks Billy Gee!

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