Thursday, 12 January 2012

James Aitken: Rosette

James tells us:

The CPAN is more than just an archive of code, it is a community of dedicated people that share and support that code. They make the CPAN what it is, showcasing the best of the Perl community. 
There are about 9,500 CPAN authors[1][2]. This logo honours those people with each petal representing 1,000. As the CPAN grows, the logo will expand, adding more petals – much like the United States flag adds a star for each state. This very visual change represents the ever-growing nature of the CPAN, and that like all code - it is never finished. 
The organic flower-like shape shows the human side, with the colours representing the diversity of the Perl community. The mathematical precision required to create the image represents the rigour required to code. This confluence of humanity and technology makes the CPAN what it is, and this logo tries to show that. 
In practical terms, the logo functions as a symbol without any typography and at any scale. Its shape is recognisable in colour, greyscale, and black and white. The type is NeoSans, a futuristic "ultra-modern" typeface that retains some friendliness. It works well at headline and body sizes, and is very versatile. 
[1] http://stats.cpantesters.org/statscpan.html[2] http://www.cpan.org/





25 comments:

  1. Actually I am here to appreciate your work. I always love informational post which helps us to increase our knowledge. Here found new post which is best for me. Actually I don't make comment on every blog post. But this is something really interesting and make me to read many times. I have bookmarked this page for future reference.All the best, best essay writing service provides writing help for those who seek help from them.

    ReplyDelete
  2. Watch your favourite live sports, news, entertainment, and more. Plus, get unlimited access to the entire Hulu streaming library
    To activate Hulu code go to
    www.hulu.com/activate
    hulu.com/activate code

    ReplyDelete
  3. Watch your favourite live sports, news, entertainment, and more. Plus, get unlimited access to the entire Hulu streaming library
    To activate Hulu code go to
    www.hulu.com/activate
    hulu.com/activate code

    ReplyDelete
  4. Guys, this blog post will help you write a conclusion for a research paper.

    ReplyDelete
  5. Excellent piece of article you posted for us.
    assignment help

    ReplyDelete
  6. Sample Assignment is a well-known assignment help provider offering assignment help for a university student. This firm was incorporated in the year 2009 and since then it has been working with an aim to provide nonstop assignment assistance to students who are busy in part time jobs, do not adequate writing or language skills etc. With the engagement of more than 100 academic Australian writers, we are able to provide a customized assignment as per the requirement is given by the university. With the aid of assignment writing services, students will be able to enhance their academic result by submitting a unique and non-plagiarized assignment. As a result, Sample Assignment can be the best choice for all your academic concern and helps you in enjoying a happy academic life. This firm offers all type of assignments like management assignment help, marketing assignment help etc.

    ReplyDelete
  7. If you are tired of paying countless dollars for custom research paper writing, then we are here for you. We offer college research papers that give you ridiculously low prices, surprising discounts, and astonishing gift rewards.

    ReplyDelete
  8. The writers in companies that provide medical term papers are engaged in extensive research to ensure that only relevant information is included by our custom research paper services department.

    ReplyDelete
  9. คาสิโนออนไลน์ที่น่าเชื่อถือและมีความเป็นมืออาชีพที่สุดในตอนนี้
    โปรโมชั่นGclub ของทางทีมงานตอนนี้แจกฟรีโบนัส 50%
    เพียงแค่คุณสมัคร สล็อตออนไลน์ กับทางทีมงานของเราเพียงเท่านั้น
    ร่วมมาเป็นส่วนหนึ่งกับเว็บไซต์คาสิโนออนไลน์ของเราได้เลยค่ะ
    สมัครสล็อตออนไลน์ >>> Goldenslot
    สนใจร่วมสนุกกับ คาสิโนออนไลน์ คลิ๊กได้เลย
    มีทั้งคาสิโนออนไลน์ หวยออนไลน์ ฟุตบอลออนไลน์ สล็อตออนไลน์ และอื่นๆอีกมากมาย

    ReplyDelete
  10. I m happy that i have read this blog,this is one of the best website to increase your knowledge and know about new things.keep sharing more.while installing window software if there is any issue created like hacking or data stealing so to secure your device install webroot antivirus from the website webroot geek squad download

    ReplyDelete
  11. worldvaping The sort of coil which is really vital depending upon the outcomes that you want.
    Flavor. The flavor is essential particularly for individuals who truly love it. The very best kits to go for right here will e the mouth to lung coils and additionally the ohm types which are the very best.
    If you love cloud size, after that you can go with sub-ohm coils. This is since they tend to boost the quantity of airflow thus attaining a bigger cloud.

    ReplyDelete
  12. Students seek professional Research Paper Writing Service assistance from Custom Essay Writing to accomplish any type of essay assigned to them. When you request for Write My Research Papers, they strive to meet your professors’ requirements.

    ReplyDelete
  13. Visit trendingera.in, your one stop destination for finding the best reviews on all home & kitchen appliances along with comparisons, price list, and buyer's guide.

    Best ceiling fans in india

    ReplyDelete
  14. The final idea of selecting a portable oxygen concentrator continuous flow. Home oxygen machine isn't to seek out the simplest product within the market. Instead, patients got to find the simplest product supported their specific health problems and oxygen needs. Once patients have analyzed their specific personalized needs, they will narrow their search to chose products. This, in turn, makes it easier for patients to form purchase decisions.

    ReplyDelete
  15. Commercial Strength Equipment : https://www.yanrefitness.com/product-category/strength/

    ReplyDelete
  16. Hello! I just would like to give a huge thumbs up for the great info you have here on this post. I will be coming back to your blog for more soon.

    Dev.to
    Information

    ReplyDelete
  17. Cool ROMs for everyone who's interested. Let me know if it was useful :)

    ReplyDelete
  18. Logo making is one of the best skill, and we should learn this skill and earn a lot of money. Many logo designers take part in different competitions and win different kinds of rewards. Coursework writing services.

    ReplyDelete
  19. Another great content posted. Thanks! mycoffeemachine.com/

    ReplyDelete
  20. Nice, very informative blog thanks for sharing
    https://reeviewlysis.com/home-appliances/best-air-conditioners-in-india/

    ReplyDelete
  21. Cheongsam, additionally called Qipao in Mandarin chinese, is a conventional outfit that has its beginnings back in the 17th century. It is a sort of scarcity body-hugging outfit with distinctive Chinese functions of Manchu origin. Throughout 1920s-1930s, it was called mandaring dress as well as popularized by upper-class women in Shanghai. cheongsam dress

    ReplyDelete