Screen Grab Confab, vol. VI
~ 13 July 2006 ~
You know the drill. More screens, more fun. No frills. No contests. No need for Flickr (unless you choose to). Just unbridled inspiration, right here, powered by you.
Here’s a recap of the rules:
- Do a screen grab of whatever you’re working on right now. It could be a layout, it could be print, it could even be code.
- Crop a 320px × 320px portion of it at 100%. Obviously, the entire screen grab won’t fit within those dimensions, but the point is to only whet our appetites and make us want more.
- Post as a comment using
<img src=””/>with the grab hosted on your own server. Feel free to link the image to a full-size version, but only the 320px square is required.
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