This year's theme: "Legends FGM"
FOR INSPIRATION : visit Blou's giveaway bonanza thread
To get an avy, follow these steps:
1. Find a slogan
Up to 25 characters (spaces included).
2. Find a picture for your first panel
Post a picture that I can use. I don't have the time to find one for you.
3. Pick a Legend from the list (see second post of this thread)
Special request : if you want another Legend or anything else for your second panel. Mentioned it and post the picture you want. Be aware that these special request avatars will take longer to deliver as I only do a few every night.
4. Specify avatar size
-150x150 for sponsors
-125x125 for everyday normal guy
The PSD file is here
Stitched font: Porn Fashion
For numbers and special characters: College Font
How to : get my avatar faster
Please be patient. Follow above instructions or see below. No PM.
How to : do my own avatar or help with the avatar production (photoshop and basic skill required).
Download the above PSD file. Quote a board member request saying you'll handle his avatar (so we don't duplicate work).
Player panel.Copy the part of the picture you want in a new layer (automatic).
Resize, rotate, crop as needed.
Hold-Alt and drag the blending options from an existing player panel layer.
Adjust layers visibility for each panel to make sure you're animation is clean.
Save for web and devices (Format: gif; Looping options: forever). *** adjust Lossy until the file is smaller than 20k or 50k for sponsors (see image below)
Edit/Upload the avatar.
How to : do a custom legend panel that looks like the existing ones (photoshop and basic skill required).Cut out and copy the portait you want to use.
Erase everything but the face and helmet.
Image - adjustments - Black and White (discard color)
Image - adjustments - Brightness and contrast (make sure the clearer skin is white or close to, if not your legend will be smurf blue)
Filter - artistic - Poster edge (Edge thickness=between 5 and 10 - Edge intensity=0 - Posterization=6)
Image - adjustments - Selective color (Adjust Blacks and Neutrals color mix so the came out as dark blue - save preset when satisfied if you plan to do more than one custom legend)