dawnmachine has picked a winning logo design

For $600 they received 310 design concepts from 83 designers!

  • Award 1
    Another by Bitartdesign

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Dates

Starts:11-Jan-13 11:48 p.m. GMT

Ends:30-Jan-13 11:59 p.m. GMT

Awards

Award 1: $600, was awarded to Bitartd...

Formats

JPG, Vector EPS

Contract

Preview: crowdSPRING Contract

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Creative brief

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What is the exact name you would like in your logo?

Dawn Machine

What is your industry?

Entertainment and Sports

What are the top 3 things you would like to communicate through your logo?

Power, boldness, forward-thinking

What logo styles do you like (image + text, image only, text only, etc.)

Image + text

Do you have any other info or links you want to share?

The logo should be: bold, powerful, firm, awe-inspiring, clean, simple, stark, imposing, showcasing a robot's face, just from the shoulders or chest up, inspired by the style of a soviet constructivist propaganda poster (inspired by, so please keep it subtle, no Russian fonts etc). The robot should have a dated look, like the Iron Giant or something from the 1950s. The entire logo should suggest that "Dawn Machine" is the way forward; the company that will lead you into the future.

Brief updates

12-Jan-13 8:45 p.m. GMT
Here are some examples (just to clarify) of the soviet constructivist look I'm going for in regards to style (particularly that of the robot design).

1) http://www.americanthinker.com/blog/Lenin%20pos...
2) http://i15.photobucket.com/albums/a366/manudevi...

#1 perfectly encapsulates what I'm looking for: love the simple design using only a few colors, and how Lenin is looking to the future. #2 is great too, especially in terms of the simplified lines, and two-tone color scheme.

In both examples please note how the artist depicts Lenin (using lighting, facial orientation, and style), to suggest that he is a bold, and powerful leader.

And since I've gotten some robot queries - here's an example of a good jumping off point in terms of robot look:

http://th06.deviantart.net/fs71/PRE/i/2012/125/...

The robot should have a slightly dated look, feel humanoid, maybe throw in some steam-punk influence, but I wouldn't get too complex with it. I want something that is recognizable in silhouette.
22-Jan-13 8:13 a.m. GMT
Hey everyone! Changing the end date, because I haven't been able to give this project as much attention these last few days as I would've liked. Thanks for understanding!