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MattZani
Jan 29, 2009, 08:54 AM
Made these 2, which was just an idea that popped into my head.

http://farm4.static.flickr.com/3527/3235966579_71c7bf48ab.jpg?v=0
http://farm4.static.flickr.com/3527/3235966579_71c7bf48ab_b.jpg

http://farm4.static.flickr.com/3493/3236810712_ef0c52f45a.jpg?v=0
http://farm4.static.flickr.com/3493/3236810712_ef0c52f45a_b.jpg

For some reason Flickr didnt keep the original size 1440x900 image, but it should scale fine.

Im using the Second one currently, as it works better on the high res.

iFool
Jan 29, 2009, 10:16 AM
very cool. i like them both

digitalnicotine
Jan 29, 2009, 12:11 PM
I love the second one. Thanks for sharing. :)

skinniezinho
Jan 29, 2009, 07:21 PM
Thanks for the contribution,here is mine:

http://img132.imageshack.us/img132/6518/212741024x7681280x8006ug0.th.jpg (http://img132.imageshack.us/my.php?image=212741024x7681280x8006ug0.jpg)

andreab35
Jan 29, 2009, 08:04 PM
Thank you for sharing! Both are very nice!
The when I opened this thread, the two wallpapers actually blinded me for a sec for the brightness! :D
But nice job!

MattZani
Jan 30, 2009, 02:06 AM
Thanks for the contribution,here is mine:

http://img132.imageshack.us/img132/6518/212741024x7681280x8006ug0.th.jpg (http://img132.imageshack.us/my.php?image=212741024x7681280x8006ug0.jpg)

Nice! Would definitely look great on some of the older macs!

MattZani
Jan 30, 2009, 07:14 PM
Made another.

Started with doing an iMac G3 Vector (Which i accidentaly saved over.... &*$!) Then changed it into a wallpaper, im happy with the result

http://th08.deviantart.com/fs41/300W/f/2009/030/b/1/iMac_G3_Vector_Wallpaper_by_MattZani.png (http://fc48.deviantart.com/fs41/f/2009/030/b/1/iMac_G3_Vector_Wallpaper_by_MattZani.png)

boyreinvented
Jan 30, 2009, 08:16 PM
Hey guys, these are great. Any chance you could do some 1920 x 1200 res ones for the new iMac owners out there?

drewsof07
Jan 30, 2009, 09:40 PM
Made this one last year sometime. Seemed like a good time to let it out on MR :)
1024x768

MattZani
Jan 31, 2009, 03:59 AM
They Should Scale up fairly Well, but if there's enough demand, yes i will make 1920 x 1200 versions.

Lenny Nero
Jan 31, 2009, 05:59 PM
Has anyone got or have a link to a good Einstein "Think Different" poster suitable for the desktop?

surgedc5
Jan 31, 2009, 06:20 PM
For some reason Flickr didnt keep the original size 1440x900 image, but it should scale fine.

Im using the Second one currently, as it works better on the high res.

would you mind upping in 1440x900 on tinypic.com? :D

OttawaGuy
Jan 31, 2009, 06:26 PM
Made this one last year sometime. Seemed like a good time to let it out on MR :)
1024x768

I like it, but would have the lids open more from left to right.

boyreinvented
Feb 1, 2009, 04:07 PM
They Should Scale up fairly Well, but if there's enough demand, yes i will make 1920 x 1200 versions.

I will love you forever?

SevenInchScrew
Feb 1, 2009, 08:01 PM
Here are a few that I have. I couldn't tell you where they are from, so no clue who they are credited to. They're just ones I had in my huge folder of wallpapers....

http://img508.imageshack.us/img508/5592/classicapplecreativebk3.jpg

http://img67.imageshack.us/img67/511/flyingclassicappleln4.jpg

http://img67.imageshack.us/img67/5623/rainbowapplelogoug8.jpg

http://img508.imageshack.us/img508/9148/leatherappleqg0.jpg

davidjearly
Feb 6, 2009, 02:54 AM
I like it, but would have the lids open more from left to right.

Haven't you heard of the expression, 'Think Different'?
:p

Stratification
Feb 6, 2009, 11:53 AM
Here are a few that I have. I couldn't tell you where they are from, so no clue who they are credited to. They're just ones I had in my huge folder of wallpapers....



That leather one at the end is one of mine. I'll link to my download since it's at the full 2560 x 1600:

http://levitationdesign.com/blog/2008/05/a-weathered-apple/

Perrumpo
Feb 6, 2009, 08:35 PM
From various places:
http://i31.photobucket.com/albums/c383/agt144/2263794078_894ced45c4_b.jpg
http://i31.photobucket.com/albums/c383/agt144/2981858838_b8e9bdba9a_b.jpg
http://i31.photobucket.com/albums/c383/agt144/All_eyes_on_mac_by_Whiteyez.jpg
http://i31.photobucket.com/albums/c383/agt144/colorfull.jpg
http://i31.photobucket.com/albums/c383/agt144/RetroApple_2560.jpg

Mike Teezie
Feb 8, 2009, 02:35 PM
Thanks for the contribution,here is mine:

http://img132.imageshack.us/img132/6518/212741024x7681280x8006ug0.th.jpg (http://img132.imageshack.us/my.php?image=212741024x7681280x8006ug0.jpg)

Did you make this? if so, where did you get the font?

mikelong622
Feb 8, 2009, 02:44 PM
From various places:
snip-snip-snip

God those are really nice...too bad for the constrictive 800x500 resolution:confused:.

Any chance of sharing some a little bigger?:D

skinniezinho
Feb 8, 2009, 02:51 PM
God those are really nice...too bad for the constrictive 800x500 resolution:confused:.

Any chance of sharing some a little bigger?:D

I didn't make it...downloaded somewhere..

twoodcc
Feb 12, 2009, 09:52 AM
thanks everyone for sharing these. i really like them a lot!

srl7741
Feb 17, 2009, 08:14 PM
Here is another one to add to the list. 1920x1200

richard.mac
Feb 17, 2009, 08:22 PM
From various places:

thanks they look great but they are really tiny and wouldnt look good even on a MacBook let alone my 23" LCD. got them in high def?

ashjamben
Feb 19, 2009, 06:58 PM
http://rapidshare.com/files/161901018/Additional_Desktop_Pictures.zip

found this link when searching for some os 9 wallpapers, it's got all the wallpapers found on the os 9 install disc. takes me back to my school days with the g3 imacs.

p0mme
Feb 25, 2009, 12:57 PM
What size/resolution do wallpaper pics need to be to properly fit the 24" iMac.

I'm just asking because the 800x500 seems too small even to fit the little 12" Powerbook screen, without having to stretch it and make it fuzzy.

Robbbin
Feb 25, 2009, 01:10 PM
24" Resolution is 1920x1200. So it would be best if the wallpaper is the same size. (1920x1200) You could also use larger, like 2560x1600 (30"). As long as you keep the 16:10 ratio :)

p0mme
Feb 25, 2009, 02:00 PM
24" Resolution is 1920x1200. So it would be best if the wallpaper is the same size. (1920x1200) You could also use larger, like 2560x1600 (30"). As long as you keep the 16:10 ratio :)
Thanks for the helpful reply :) Knowing that'll save me time trying to get allsorts of little images to look good on the shiny new imac.

Perrumpo
Feb 26, 2009, 07:24 PM
Here are the full-size images. Sorry for the small ones... Photobucket resized them without me realizing!

http://fi2-shift.deviantart.com/art/Mac-Colors-107688667

doubleohseven
Feb 27, 2009, 03:23 AM
OP, I love the first wallpaper you created. It's on my desktop right now!

DoFoT9
Feb 27, 2009, 03:37 AM
these wallpapers are chronic!! i love them all!!

PixelOz
Jun 18, 2009, 06:59 PM
This is a recreation of those Old style Mac II Wallpapers but in modern high resolution. It is not an exact duplicate but it's very close. It was created at high resolution in two renderings, one for 4:3 (square) monitors and another for widescreen monitors. It was created using Blender. Actually I'm not sure if the original was a wallpaper or a picture that was used to show the Mac II color prowess but it was hard to see a brochure or photo of the Mac II not showing one of those pictures so it might bring back fond memories for some Macintosh users. I hope that the Mac community enjoys it. :rolleyes:

You can download a zip file containing many resolutions from 1024 x 768 pixels to 2560 x 1600 pixels here:

[http://www.mediafire.com/?tg1nxzda0mt]

You can see the original picture in a old Mac II photo below.

DoFoT9
Jun 18, 2009, 10:47 PM
^^^

awsome thanks!

ddeadserious
Jun 19, 2009, 02:14 AM
http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v25/trialbyashes/congrtlnsw95.jpg

EarthDawn
Jun 22, 2009, 01:30 PM
PixelOz !!!


NICE !!!

duncyboy
Jun 22, 2009, 02:57 PM
Apologies if ImageShack knackers them- I've nowhere else to upload 'em to:

http://img205.imageshack.us/img205/9168/applequote.jpg
http://img72.imageshack.us/img72/9168/applequote.jpg
http://img30.imageshack.us/img30/535/applebackintheday.jpg
http://img37.imageshack.us/img37/7972/appleretrologo.jpg
http://img34.imageshack.us/img34/8111/bigapple.jpg
http://img30.imageshack.us/img30/5764/flyingapplewhite.jpg
http://img34.imageshack.us/img34/5360/fruity.jpg
http://img140.imageshack.us/img140/2646/macsrule.jpg
http://img196.imageshack.us/img196/2672/macwp.jpg