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  1. WanderingTraveler's Avatar
    How to attach a file to this thread
    There should be an icon that looks like a photo, click that and a prompt should come up. If you can't find it, hover your cursor around the tool, i.e. the one you used to create the post on the PC, and look around.
    10-11-2013 04:30 PM
  2. vasa911's Avatar
    green-light-abstract-1280x720.jpg filter=2 color=any 111020131087.jpg
    joconde.jpg filter=4 111020131094.jpg
    salvador-dali.png filter=no 111020131083.jpg
    vector1.png filter=2 111020131097.jpg
    butterfly_abstract_wallpaper.jpg filter=2 111020131084.jpg
    Last edited by vasa911; 10-11-2013 at 05:27 PM.
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    10-11-2013 04:31 PM
  3. awsome8181's Avatar
    gotta be this one

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    10-11-2013 04:39 PM
  4. Alon Levin's Avatar
    For the wrestling lovers. Edge glance wallpaper
    img_20131011_235743.jpg

    And here's the original
    edge.jpg

    Here's how you do it:
    1. First effect on the 4th
    2. Second effect B&W

    added screenshots below:

    wp_ss_20131012_0002.jpg
    wp_ss_20131012_0003.jpg
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    10-11-2013 05:04 PM
  5. vasa911's Avatar
    t5j_pzaxgfo.png FIlter=2 Color=Blue wp_ss_20131011_0001.png
    blue-abstract-ghost-image.png filter =no wp_ss_20131011_0002.png
    elvis-logo-800x560.png filter =2 color = yellow wp_ss_20131012_0001.png
    Lyucho, fahad kazi and sheldork like this.
    10-11-2013 05:05 PM
  6. cesarg's Avatar
    Here's mine on a Lumia 820.
    131011-160747.jpghom3.jpgwp_ss_20131011_0002.png
    10-11-2013 05:13 PM
  7. Planblover08's Avatar
    Please upload the jpeg.
    10-11-2013 05:41 PM
  8. Steffen Stello's Avatar
    wp_20131011_004.jpgsydney-opera-house-sydney-harbour-bridge-aus.jpeg

    (Note to the text below: I went to my laptop to attach the pictures.)

    I wonder how a picture is attached to this message sent from my Lumia 920.
    Anyway I have created a glance picture from one of the most beautiful buildings in the world. One of the seven wonder's, namely the Opera House in Sydney. I love that building and the story about it's construction. A nightmare.
    I found the picture on the Internet, changed the color picture to greytone and did the last manipulation in the glance background application.
    I love the result.
    Now I want to attach pictures, but haven't found the way yet.
    Last edited by Steffen Stello; 10-12-2013 at 09:02 AM.
    10-11-2013 06:00 PM
  9. zinksilver's Avatar
    Because I'm a huge Pokmon fan (an addict, to be honest) and my favourite of all time is Weavile (and the pre-evo Sneasel), I decided to keep him on my Glance Background. People would be like: uhuuu how do you have an image+clock without pressing the power button? AND ask me what creature/character was that with the appearance of an evil cat.

    It's a win-win for me, no matter what.

    I used the slider at,1/4 and colour: multi-color.
    *or should I call it neutral/rainbow? :P

    Here is said image: (edit) ok what the... IE on my Windows Phone was not working well with this forum's editor so it moved to top (and keyboard kept auto-closing o.O). Anyways sorry for the huge image, guys, I didn't look at the dimensions and thought it was smaller :/
    Last edited by zinksilver; 10-11-2013 at 06:36 PM. Reason: clarify humongous pic + IE creeps. (dat weavile though :3 )
    10-11-2013 06:24 PM
  10. LillWicke's Avatar
    Tap on "insert image" that would do the trick.
    :)
    10-11-2013 06:25 PM
  11. NickG92's Avatar
    American Gangster.
    wp_20130824_007.jpg
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    10-11-2013 06:27 PM
  12. weddi_eddy's Avatar
    So as I said, I'd try to make a vector image of this of so you can have a decent image on your phone (that and I really like this picture - it's cute). I haven't finished yet but this what I have so far...

    charizard.png

    The shading is really tough... I'll upload when I'm finished so all of you can glance away.
    10-11-2013 06:51 PM
  13. link68759's Avatar
    10-11-2013 07:35 PM
  14. uselessrobot's Avatar
    This pixel art I created a while ago works quite nicely as a glance background:

    bp_glance.jpg bp_illustration.jpg
    wizll and sheldork like this.
    10-11-2013 08:01 PM
  15. eugie's Avatar
    Edit it with freshpaint then make it glance
    10-11-2013 08:18 PM
  16. santillanavila1993's Avatar
    2013-10-11t17-23-49_0.jpg
    picture.jpg

    I really wouldn't like to put a full color picture on my glance screen because its meant to be a low power screen.
    Cinderella RT and Verkunder like this.
    10-11-2013 08:36 PM
  17. ArchieVellie's Avatar
    bubba-004.jpg

    Zero Effect / Default Color. Shaky Camera
    10-11-2013 08:46 PM
  18. sinister1's Avatar
    Here's one more. LOL :)

    steve-ballmer-apple.jpg
    10-11-2013 08:52 PM
  19. Bill Kite's Avatar
    terminator-chic.jpg
    bac
    10-11-2013 09:03 PM
  20. joeynox's Avatar
    thunder cats - effects 1
    thor - effects 1
    captain america -effects 1
    batman -effects 2

    effects- 0,1,2,3,4



    thundercatssymbol-wp.jpgtc2.jpg
    bat2.jpgbatman2012wallpaper.jpg
    thor.jpgthor2.jpg
    ca2.jpgmarvel-makes-first-mistake-thor_captain-am.jpg
    Last edited by joeynox; 10-12-2013 at 08:11 AM.
    10-11-2013 09:21 PM
  21. BucksterMcgee's Avatar
    I've been playing around with a lot of different backgrounds to see which look best. So far it's pretty clear that solid vector images work the best, but some other slightly more complex images like ones with a "painted" look and 16bit graphics seem to work fairly well to.

    The original images I used can be found here: http://sdrv.ms/19wRLR3 (there are also some other images in there that I don't think work well, but others are free to try)

    Most all of them are using full color with the number 2 setting to make them darker/richer. There are a very few that use the number 1 unmodified setting, like the Bioshock Infinite Burial at Sea image, and others that I have examples both settings 1 and 2.

    For the most part it's up to personal preference, but setting 2 does help overcome the washed out effect that happens because of low brightness/limited detail used (at least on OLED). Often the number 2 setting might look too dark/saturated inside the app but actually equalizes out well in actual glance mode.

    P.S. I do have to say, given how bad I've seen burn in with OLED screens... I'm actually somewhat terrified to leave my glance screen on all the time with these backgrounds. Even with it rotating through 4 images and at a fairly low brightness... as neat as that is.. it's not worth having those images burnt in and ghosting over everything I do a few months from now. :(


    Here are the first 15:

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    Last edited by BucksterMcgee; 10-11-2013 at 11:15 PM.
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    10-11-2013 10:45 PM
  22. BucksterMcgee's Avatar
    Some more, starting with one of my favorite fractals of all time.

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    Bee Mon and sheldork like this.
    10-11-2013 10:50 PM
  23. BucksterMcgee's Avatar
    I have some very beautiful Diablo 3 paintings done of each of the classes/characters; unfortunately most of them don't come out well because they are too detailed.

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    And finally, the obligatory "Fake Young Joe Belfiore" photo, a must for the die hard fans. ;)

    dsc04773.jpg
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    10-11-2013 10:53 PM
  24. jmk1127's Avatar
    My phones glance screen. The moon!imageuploadedbywpcentral-forums1381547331.126403.jpg
    10-11-2013 11:08 PM
  25. LightningXCE's Avatar
    Made these this week:

    obczxec.pngjpuzkfo.png6shhqsn.png

    Started a gallery of ones that I made at Lumia Glace Screens - Imgur
    10-11-2013 11:34 PM
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