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gthobbs

Yeah there is some similarity. Too close?

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logotivity

what does it look like without the nose?

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gthobbs

Probably a noseless face. I dunno actually, I'll find out.

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abeall

I love this, because if someone had described this logo to me I would have laughed and been unable to imagine halfway as cool as you've come up with! I like the type, too.

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gthobbs

Thanks abeall.

I'm still playing around with the type but I do like the bold GO to sell the double meaning of a logo boom and to go boom! I'm not 100% on the font yet though. But as always, designing for myself is way down on the priority list of to dos.

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rick!

I love youre logo is very funny hehe

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logoboom

Thanks rick!

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hitbyreindeer

hello, you have a very nice showcase.

also i was wondering how do you manage to change your user name?, iv'e noticed you appear as both gthobbs and logoboom, and I was curious how you could do that :p

anyways, cool logo! :) cheers!

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logoboom

Thank you hit. I had to have the site administrator change my user name.

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logoboom

Hello fellow Logoponders. I am honored to join the ranks of others you might recognize from our adventures here on the Pond with an interview at:

http://logodesignerblog.com/category/designers/interviews/

Give us a read!

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fogra

Congrats Glen. A very interesting read and it looks like your daughter might be following in her father's footsteps ;)

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OcularInk

For crying out loud, what's it going to take to get Glen's showcase featured on the Pond? Does anyone else ever wonder why he hasn't been featured yet? Blows my mind! Great read, Glen. Thanks for letting us get in your head for sec.

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lundeja

"My mom used to ask me how I could keep coming up with new ideas. I explained that every client has a unique need. It%u2019s like a math. You never run out of answers because every problem has it%u2019s own solution. But then again, not so rigid as math because with design, every problem can have a million solutions. I just have to find one of them that works."

I found this excerpt to be particularly intelligent, but also enjoyed the interview as a whole. Very honest answers - no smoke and mirrors like you'll find with a lot of those more "God's gift to design"-types of whom I won't name... for now :)

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!mude

Yeah, very interesting reading. Nice to get inside a logo designers head - and yours seem to be an interesting one. Congrats - and a vote from me too :)

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j-CAZ

Thank you Glen. That was very inspirational. I still can't get over your daughter's design, the imagination of kids amaze me.

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dbunk

The story of your daughter is so cool. reminder to look at things with a child's mind

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javaap

Really cool read Glen, man your so down to earth, i loved your answer to what makes a good logo designer, so true!! that's something i miss from school, in the real designers world egos run a muck. ps. i don't think you need votes to get showcased its just a matter of time :)

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logoboom

I didn't think anybody would actually go read it!
Thank you guys for the great responses.

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logoboom

P.S. @ Oc...that's a dangerous place to be. Get out quick!

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logomotive

OF Course Glen, we all love you :)

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raja

watch the power I have around here!

LOGOBOOM GETS THE NEXT FEATURE ON LOGOPOND, PRONTO!

thx,

mgmnt

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raja

incase my lil outcry goes nowhere, good luck with everything and its nice to see you blowing up my friend

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Type08

Dude, you're scaring us! :)

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raja

yeah..I can see how that could be scary bbbbbut he's the one with the bomb :|

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logoboom

AND a short fuse! Thank you for the fanatical support raja.

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muse7

Glen its just a matter of time my friend! and you are dabomb! Your daughter is amazing and I absolutely enjoyed your interview. You are down to earth and mega talented but you are modest, kind and generous with your time. Logo pond wouldn't be the same without you IMO! FEATURE LOGOBOOM!

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dbunk

thumbs up!

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logoboom

Wow, I didn't expect to hear so many nice things said about me until I was dead. And even then...it's iffy.

Thanks Ashley and dbunk!

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nido

guys!... deploy the hitman first!!!... OK... who forgot?.. who?

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logoboom

LOL nido...so that's what that tiny red light is.

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xmadenyux

love the movement sensation in this one ;)

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logoboom

Thank you Madelein.

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JoePrince

Congrats on the feature Glen...well deserved to say the least. Keep it up bud.

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Type08

Yeah, one of the most versatile designers on the Pond! Don't let this spoil you Glen, keep them coming! :) Gratz mate!

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vld

Congrats Glen! I thought you've featured before... At least once... :)

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oronoz ®

I really admire you work mate!! Congrats on the feature!!

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nitish.b

g8 work buddy...keep inspiring people...:)

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sdijock

Glad to see they've featured your work. Congrats Glen!

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ethereal

Congrats, Glen, well deserved, buddy!

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logomotive

Glen, good to see you featured,well deserved.

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nido

...wait till he finds out its an April Fools prank :s

;)

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OcularInk

Right on, dude!

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m1sternoname

Congrats Glen!

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pierro

Glen, congratulate, I hope you march in succeed.

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smartinup

congrats man!

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logoboom

Thanks to everyone for the nice comments! Except nido ;) Actually, I didn't even know I was featured until nido emailed me. So I thought I'd better hop on and enjoy my 15 minutes. It's an honor to be considered with other's of such great talent. Much appreciation to my logo pond compadres and to David for both the feature and for letting us all swim in his pond.

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nido

quick David... now change it!

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logoboom

Not until April Fool's day is over at midnight Mountain Standard Time.

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mcdseven

^ congrats on the showcase.

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mcdseven

^ meant to say feature!

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logoboom

Thanks mcD.

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firebrand

Stone me, David strung that one out. Congrats ;)

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logoboom

Thanks Roy! We'll stone you later.

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Hayes Image

Congrats Glen, well deserved!! :)

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gary

congrat! your works rock!

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alterego

bhooommmm......congrats

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dado

Congrats friend! :D

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logoboom

Thanks Hayes, gary, alter, David and Dado! It's an honor.

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lundeja

Congrats, Glen. I actually thought you had been featured already, so I guess you could say this is well-deserved :)

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epsilon

Better late than never :-)

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logoboom

Thank you Jared / Alex!

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eziemac

Congrats Glen, well deserved :)

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logoboom

Gracias EZ.

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OcularInk

Wow, you're the last one to be featured. I wonder what's in store?

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Chad Sanderson

Yay Glen! I'm kind of excited about whatever is coming up next.

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Gafyn

Congrats on the feature Glen!

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firebrand

I'm sure David won't use it for advertising space. Maybe a featured project in the Behance style?

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logoboom

I think it's just going to be a big picture of me.

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itsgareth

^ LOL! Congrats again Glen.

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andreiu

congrats for the feature, mate!

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logoboom

@ gareth / andreiu: Thank you!

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logoboom

Well thank you Anthony, anthony, anthony. I sincerely appreciate that.

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wizemark

Congrats, Glen.

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logoboom

Word wize.

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Rokac

Congrats on the feature mr.Glen! Well deserved.

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mrizzle1991

excellent work, how do you change the background color on illustator cs4 and can a gradient be used as background color also.

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javaap

Kudos Mr. Boom!, how do you make a ...... oh never mind :)

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logoboom

Thanks rokac and javaap! And @mrizzle: you should probably do a tutorial.

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cerise

congrats on the feature

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logoboom

Thank you cerise!

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Art Machine

Congratulations mate!

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zephyr

Congrats Glen! Very well deserved!

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logoholik

Congrats Glen! Well deserved man! I also thought you were there long time ago! Cheers!

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logoboom

Thanks guys.
@ bojan: I guess it's a high compliment that a lot of folks assumed I was already featured. I'll take it that way anyway ;-)

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Agencija

I like it! Little bit inverse of LG logo!

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logoboom

Thanks Agencija.

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AlexWende

better late than never, Congratulations!!

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logoboom

I'm always late to the party. Thanks Alex!

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nrcreative

Haha! Was the inspiration for this logo "Speedee", McDonald's first mascot? ;)
http://peaceaware.com/McD/images/Speedee_Wal_Mart.jpg

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logoboom

Yep. I make logos and burgers with mystery meat ;-)

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youstartedit

Hi Logoboom, you commented on my 'explogo' logo indicating it was a similar idea.

Based on this, I'm just trying to get in touch to ask if you would be interested in buying the domain name www.explogo.com?

I'm not a domain trader it's just that I've accumulated almost 20 over the last year from 'flash in the pan' ideas that I've had and I just don't need them. If you're not interested do you know of any easy ways to sell domain names?

I'm not trying to get rich, i've just seen the light (with the help of my wife)!

Cheers. (p.s., sorry if this is counted as spamming - please feel free to delete if it is... just couldn't see a way to PM?)

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logoboom

Hey no problem youstart....I think I'm good on the url front. It is a cool name though. Good luck!

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youstartedit

Thanks logoboom!

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simon™

I'm digging your identity, buddy. Really explosive.

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logoboom

Thanks simon. I'm glad it's not a bomb...wait...

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daryllee

professional

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jeremyphilip

funny and cute

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logoboom

Thank you fellas.

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logoboom

Thanks Teresa!

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