What makes an icon complex? (πŸ‘‘ Premium Only) What makes an icon complex? (πŸ‘‘ Premium Only)

What makes an icon complex? (πŸ‘‘ Premium Only)

Stefan Pintaric Stefan Pintaric

 

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Thus, we ask all users to request the simplest version of the icon needed to communicate their science effectively. This ensures faster icon completion and higher icon clarity. 

A combination of 5 factors determines the overall complexity of an icon:

  1. Level of detail
  2. Number of individual parts
  3. Patterns, segments, textures
  4. Transparency
  5. Level of realism

Here are some visual examples:

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