View Full Version : Ten Million Post Avatar Contest - Winners and Gallery

Doctor Q
Jun 19, 2010, 12:04 PM
The Ten Million Post Avatar Contest was held to celebrate MacRumors passing its ten millionth forum post (http://www.macrumors.com/2010/05/29/macrumors-reaches-ten-million-forum-posts/).

The contest winners are as follows:

Best Static Avatar, General Theme
http://images.macrumors.com/im/contest_winner.pngMember harry*333: iEvolvedhttp://images.macrumors.com/im/10mcontest/352165.png

Best Static Avatar, MacRumors or Ten Million Theme
http://images.macrumors.com/im/contest_winner.pngMember Tilpots: McRumorshttp://images.macrumors.com/im/10mcontest/892918.jpg

Best Animated Avatar, General Theme
http://images.macrumors.com/im/contest_winner.pngMember ComputersaysNo: 1995 - 2010 goodbye flashhttp://images.macrumors.com/im/10mcontest/131248.gif

Best Animated Avatar, MacRumors or Ten Million Theme
http://images.macrumors.com/im/contest_winner.pngMember TheSlush: Applausehttp://images.macrumors.com/im/10mcontest/237775.gif

Doctor Q
Jun 19, 2010, 12:05 PM
http://images.macrumors.com/im/contest_runnerup.pngMember calderone: The key we all want added to our keyboardshttp://images.macrumors.com/im/10mcontest/590397.png

http://images.macrumors.com/im/contest_runnerup.pngMember chaosbunny: Mousepointer making infinite loophttp://images.macrumors.com/im/10mcontest/294106.gif

http://images.macrumors.com/im/contest_runnerup.pngMember jayducharme: History of Mac designhttp://images.macrumors.com/im/10mcontest/285482.gif

http://images.macrumors.com/im/contest_runnerup.pngMember solarthecat: !0,000,000 Postshttp://images.macrumors.com/im/10mcontest/576033.gif

http://images.macrumors.com/im/contest_runnerup.pngMember TheSlush: 10 million ideas ... and countinghttp://images.macrumors.com/im/10mcontest/447590.gif

http://images.macrumors.com/im/contest_runnerup.pngMember tuckerja: Garageband Classichttp://images.macrumors.com/im/10mcontest/626569.gif

Doctor Q
Jun 19, 2010, 12:05 PM
Member Angelchild: Static Avatar with command keyhttp://images.macrumors.com/im/10mcontest/829682.jpg

Member Animalk: Road Signhttp://images.macrumors.com/im/10mcontest/450781.png

Member anschris: Hi! I'm a Mac Rumor and Search Warranthttp://images.macrumors.com/im/10mcontest/606530.jpg http://images.macrumors.com/im/10mcontest/492309.jpg

Member BeyondtheTech: Escape from Windowshttp://images.macrumors.com/im/10mcontest/594819.gif

Member cambookpro: Flash and MacRumors 10 Million iPhone Iconhttp://images.macrumors.com/im/10mcontest/529198.jpg http://images.macrumors.com/im/10mcontest/184026.jpg

Member chaosbunny: MacRumors Stencil - animatedhttp://images.macrumors.com/im/10mcontest/853938.gif

Member ComputersaysNo: chinese counterfeit and How to lose a phonehttp://images.macrumors.com/im/10mcontest/589637.gif http://images.macrumors.com/im/10mcontest/269547.gif

Member crunch2010: http://images.macrumors.com/vb/images/icons/icon2.gif Annoying Windows (Animated GIF Avatar)http://images.macrumors.com/im/10mcontest/201217.gif

Member dmmcintyre3: What is needed to fake a rumor?http://images.macrumors.com/im/10mcontest/464051.png

Member harry*333: the real question is "what would steven do?"http://images.macrumors.com/im/10mcontest/323062.jpg

Member Hellhammer: Horatio urges you to participate!http://images.macrumors.com/im/10mcontest/371251.gif

Member HK6: MacRumorshttp://images.macrumors.com/im/10mcontest/922361.png

Member hobbbz: MR 10m classic and Unibody MacRumorshttp://images.macrumors.com/im/10mcontest/952826.png http://images.macrumors.com/im/10mcontest/412024.png

Member jdl8422: The Winning Entry! :)http://images.macrumors.com/im/10mcontest/612409.jpg

Member lukefinch: My Entry - Simple MacRumors Theme and http://images.macrumors.com/vb/images/icons/icon3.gif My Second Entry - Another Simple MacRumors Theme and http://images.macrumors.com/vb/images/icons/icon10.gif Home Is Where The Rumors Arehttp://images.macrumors.com/im/10mcontest/147803.gif http://images.macrumors.com/im/10mcontest/001621.gif http://images.macrumors.com/im/10mcontest/190217.gif

Member Macintosh Sauce: Avatarhttp://images.macrumors.com/im/10mcontest/226745.png

Member markm49uk: Well it did generate a LOT of traffic for MR...http://images.macrumors.com/im/10mcontest/635606.jpg

Member mflorer: Check it out! What do you think? and This one is betterhttp://images.macrumors.com/im/10mcontest/539189.jpg http://images.macrumors.com/im/10mcontest/310553.jpg

Member newteker: 10 to the seventh avatarhttp://images.macrumors.com/im/10mcontest/966992.jpg

Member ngenerator: To Do Listhttp://images.macrumors.com/im/10mcontest/207844.png

Member niuniu: I have a plan. We will take over the internet.http://images.macrumors.com/im/10mcontest/073499.gif

Member Peace: Static MR 10M and Animated MR 10M and Animated iPad/iPhone 10M. Last shot at this !!http://images.macrumors.com/im/10mcontest/530220.gif http://images.macrumors.com/im/10mcontest/509646.gif http://images.macrumors.com/im/10mcontest/650119.gif

Member roadbloc: Padlock MacRumourshttp://images.macrumors.com/im/10mcontest/601819.png

Member skikid419: Article Image Mosaichttp://images.macrumors.com/im/10mcontest/973785.png

Member Smatts123: http://images.macrumors.com/vb/images/icons/icon2.gif AVATAR: Steve's Thoughts on FLASHhttp://images.macrumors.com/im/10mcontest/378278.gif

Member Smoljan: Applehttp://images.macrumors.com/im/10mcontest/514924.jpg

Member solarthecat: MacRumors 10/7http://images.macrumors.com/im/10mcontest/179397.gif

Member Speedy Dingo: App button design entryhttp://images.macrumors.com/im/10mcontest/600592.gif

Member sphoenix: Will It Blend? That is the question.http://images.macrumors.com/im/10mcontest/904089.jpg

Member themoonisdown09: Steve as themoonisdown09http://images.macrumors.com/im/10mcontest/935658.png

Member TheSlush: Spec?ulate and Go Home and Refreshed MacRumors Logo Design and Made for MacRumors and FakeFakeFakeFake REAL FakeFakeFakeFake REAL FakeFakeFakeFake REALhttp://images.macrumors.com/im/10mcontest/553586.gif http://images.macrumors.com/im/10mcontest/087664.gif http://images.macrumors.com/im/10mcontest/104501.gif http://images.macrumors.com/im/10mcontest/184687.gif http://images.macrumors.com/im/10mcontest/492848.gif

Member unid: parked (anim gif version) and MR crore (static)http://images.macrumors.com/im/10mcontest/820951.gif http://images.macrumors.com/im/10mcontest/662544.jpg

Member UTclassof89: Missing brainhttp://images.macrumors.com/im/10mcontest/430587.gif

Member xUKHCx: What everyone wantshttp://images.macrumors.com/im/10mcontest/725512.png

Jun 19, 2010, 12:36 PM
OMG! OMG! OMG! A Blue Ribbon! Yippee! :):):)

Thanks for your votes folks! Congrats to all the winners! There were lots of great entries for this contest and I'm very pleased to have won. As xUKHCx knows, the blue ribbon is what everybody wants!

calderone, great entry. You have mad design skills. What a battle that was! If you ever make a keyboard with that button, sign me up for one.

Jun 19, 2010, 01:07 PM
Great job to all participants
Now let the bragging begin

Jun 19, 2010, 02:11 PM
Congrats everyone!

Now let the bragging begin

Not only do you have the coveted contest badge by your name, you also have an avatar before reaching 500 posts. Impressive :cool:

Jun 19, 2010, 05:04 PM
OMG! OMG! OMG! A Blue Ribbon! Yippee! :):):)

Thanks for your votes folks! Congrats to all the winners! There were lots of great entries for this contest and I'm very pleased to have won. As xUKHCx knows, the blue ribbon is what everybody wants!

calderone, great entry. You have mad design skills. What a battle that was! If you ever make a keyboard with that button, sign me up for one.

Great job to all participants
Now let the bragging begin

Congrats you two. Both were worthy winners. Also congratulations for everyone else who won or entered. There were some really good entries this time.

solarthecat unlucky that you were in such a tough category as that was a brilliant idea and design.

Jun 20, 2010, 12:27 AM
Thank you for the win :)

My parents will be so proud. :D

I guess it will take some time before showing up in my sig?

edit* Changes to your avatar may take up to 2 hours to appear on certain forum pages.

Jun 20, 2010, 02:12 AM
Congratulation to the winners!

It was fun to participate - time to go posting so we can have a 15 million post contest! :)

Jun 20, 2010, 07:22 PM
This was so much fun! Congrats to my fellow winners and all the participants for their outpouring of creativity!

Ah, that blue ribbon is handsome. I'm still a few posts short of 500, but now I can upload my avatar early! :D

Jun 21, 2010, 11:00 PM
Congratulations to all. :)

Jun 22, 2010, 06:18 PM
Well done to everyone who won. There were some fantastic entries!

Jun 22, 2010, 06:47 PM
congrats to all. there is some serious talent here!!!

I WAS the one
Jun 22, 2010, 08:12 PM
My Fav is this one: Member Speedy Dingo: App button design entry very professional. Apple-like.

Jun 23, 2010, 09:05 AM
Wow, wish I could change my avatar now. Those are all pretty nice.

Jun 23, 2010, 11:48 AM

WELL DONE ALL! Great imagination! :D