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Need background pics for nav unit

Discussion in 'Audio & Video' started by TurfTaco, Jan 27, 2009.

  1. Jan 27, 2009 at 6:51 AM
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    TurfTaco

    TurfTaco [OP] Is there a long john silvers on the island?

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    Anyone have toyota themed pics to use as background for dvd/nav recievers. I need .jpeg in 800x480 res. Something like a black background with TRD logo and maybe front end of tacoma. How about it photoshop guys. Post your pics!
     
  2. Jan 27, 2009 at 6:54 AM
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    Delmarva

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    AD's TRD Logo - but ya gotta ask him first... :thumbsup:
     
  3. Jan 27, 2009 at 6:55 AM
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    something like this???

    [​IMG]
     
  4. Jan 27, 2009 at 6:55 AM
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    that is a sweet logo but it would be really bright even with the dimmer at night because of all the white in the image.
     
  5. Jan 27, 2009 at 6:58 AM
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    [​IMG]
     
  6. Jan 27, 2009 at 7:02 AM
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    TurfTaco

    TurfTaco [OP] Is there a long john silvers on the island?

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    Nice! Go crazy, lets see more pics! 800x480....I'm not sure how to compress other sizes.
     
  7. Jan 27, 2009 at 7:02 AM
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    [​IMG] click me
     
  8. Jan 27, 2009 at 7:03 AM
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    there ya go!! I may use that myself when I get my Kenwood 5120, if ya dont mind?
     
  9. Jan 27, 2009 at 7:09 AM
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    TurfTaco [OP] Is there a long john silvers on the island?

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    Great! But how do you compress/change resolution?
     
  10. Jan 27, 2009 at 7:12 AM
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    photoshop is the easiest option or change the compression in microsoft picture manager
     
  11. Jan 27, 2009 at 7:15 AM
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    Irfanview = Sex :thumbsup:

    Free download and all... hit Ctrl+R to resize :thumbsup:
     
  12. Jan 27, 2009 at 7:17 AM
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    sure dark knight.......anything I post can be used for whatever... :)

    [​IMG]
     
  13. Jan 27, 2009 at 7:17 AM
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  14. Jan 27, 2009 at 7:45 AM
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    TurfTaco [OP] Is there a long john silvers on the island?

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    Got it, thanks. But when I resize to 800x480 the picture is blurry. Why is this? Will it be sharper on my nav? Also I have to upload to my nav via an sd card. How do I create a pictures folder on the sd card?
     
  15. Jan 27, 2009 at 7:57 AM
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    I am no graphic expert but if you are miking it bigger it will get blurry unless it is a vector image. Best bet is to find a big image and shrink it down or expand the "canvas" size and not the actual image.
     
  16. Jan 27, 2009 at 8:49 AM
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    Also remember that the screen on your GPS isn't as crisp as your monitor, so lower quality pics probably aren't as bad as you think. Experiment!
     
  17. Jan 27, 2009 at 9:06 AM
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    yup :thumbsup:
     
  18. Jan 27, 2009 at 10:53 AM
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    TurfTaco [OP] Is there a long john silvers on the island?

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    Lets see more graphics!:hungry:
     
  19. Jan 27, 2009 at 11:29 AM
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    Here's a couple that I threw together. I've been thinking about doing this on my 8120 as well, just hadn't gotten to it yet...

    [​IMG]

    [​IMG]
     
  20. Jan 27, 2009 at 11:32 AM
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    I agree more please. Maybe larger too so I can put some as my desktop background.
     
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