RSS iconTwitter iconFacebook icon

The Trek BBS title image

The Trek BBS statistics

Threads: 137,803
Posts: 5,326,086
Members: 24,549
Currently online: 589
Newest member: kania

TrekToday headlines

Latest Official Starships Collection Ships
By: T'Bonz on Jul 10

Seven of Nine Bobble Head
By: T'Bonz on Jul 9

Pegg The Prankster
By: T'Bonz on Jul 9

More Trek Stars Join Unbelievable!!!!!
By: T'Bonz on Jul 8

Star Trek #35 Preview
By: T'Bonz on Jul 8

New ThinkGeek Trek Apparel
By: T'Bonz on Jul 7

Star Trek Movie Prop Auction
By: T'Bonz on Jul 7

Drexler: NX Engineering Room Construction
By: T'Bonz on Jul 7

New Trek Home Fashions
By: T'Bonz on Jul 4

Star Trek Pop-Ups Book Preview
By: T'Bonz on Jul 3


Welcome! The Trek BBS is the number one place to chat about Star Trek with like-minded fans. Please login to see our full range of forums as well as the ability to send and receive private messages, track your favourite topics and of course join in the discussions.

If you are a new visitor, join us for free. If you are an existing member please login below. Note: for members who joined under our old messageboard system, please login with your display name not your login name.


Go Back   The Trek BBS > Lounges & General Chat > Miscellaneous

Miscellaneous Discussion of non-Trek topics.

Reply
 
Thread Tools
Old May 20 2011, 04:12 AM   #166
CorporalClegg
Vice Admiral
 
CorporalClegg's Avatar
 
Re: The new Post Your Desktop thread

^
That's simply Tandy.
__________________
I haven't much to say.
CorporalClegg is offline   Reply With Quote
Old May 20 2011, 07:34 AM   #167
KirkPicard
Captain
 
KirkPicard's Avatar
 
Location: Phila. PA
Re: The new Post Your Desktop thread

__________________
GARTH: Mister Spock, do you consider Captain Kirk and yourself brothers?
SPOCK: Captain Kirk speaks somewhat figuratively and with undue emotion. However, what he says is logical and I do, in fact, agree with it.
KirkPicard is offline   Reply With Quote
Old May 26 2011, 05:22 AM   #168
RAMA
Vice Admiral
 
RAMA's Avatar
 
Location: NJ, USA
Re: The new Post Your Desktop thread

Fred Gambino's cover for Brin's Heaven's Reach.

__________________
It is far better to grasp the universe as it really is than to persist in delusion, however satisfying and reassuring. Carl Sagan
RAMA is offline   Reply With Quote
Old June 3 2011, 09:12 AM   #169
J. Allen
Best Pony™
 
J. Allen's Avatar
 
Location: United States
Send a message via ICQ to J. Allen Send a message via AIM to J. Allen Send a message via Windows Live Messenger to J. Allen Send a message via Yahoo to J. Allen
Re: The new Post Your Desktop thread

I've been waxing nostalgic, and decided to use one of my Chicago Trek Con 2010 pictures as my wallpaper. This is one from Christopher Lloyd's Q&A:

__________________
:: :: ::
Visit Brony Kingdom, where all of your wildest dreams will come true.
:: :: ::
-=- My Patron Saint is Twilight Sparkle -=-
J. Allen is offline   Reply With Quote
Old June 4 2011, 12:37 AM   #170
Ar-Pharazon
Rear Admiral
 
Ar-Pharazon's Avatar
 
Re: The new Post Your Desktop thread

Here's an alternate one, downsized from 1920x1080:
__________________
Rimmer, on what period of history to live in-
“Well, It’d be the 19th century for me, one of Napoleon’s marshals.
The chance to march across Europe with the greatest general of all time and kill Belgians” - (White Hole).
Ar-Pharazon is online now   Reply With Quote
Old June 4 2011, 09:33 PM   #171
CaptMurdock
Commodore
 
CaptMurdock's Avatar
 
Location: The future birthplace of Capt. Christopher Pike
View CaptMurdock's Twitter Profile Send a message via AIM to CaptMurdock Send a message via Yahoo to CaptMurdock
Re: The new Post Your Desktop thread

Decided to go with some fine art this month...

__________________
Watching Fox News to learn about politics is like watching Hogan's Heroes to learn about the Holocaust.
CaptMurdock is offline   Reply With Quote
Old June 4 2011, 10:01 PM   #172
J. Allen
Best Pony™
 
J. Allen's Avatar
 
Location: United States
Send a message via ICQ to J. Allen Send a message via AIM to J. Allen Send a message via Windows Live Messenger to J. Allen Send a message via Yahoo to J. Allen
Re: The new Post Your Desktop thread

Not to sound totally uncultured, but to sound totally uncultured, what is that painting and by whom?
__________________
:: :: ::
Visit Brony Kingdom, where all of your wildest dreams will come true.
:: :: ::
-=- My Patron Saint is Twilight Sparkle -=-
J. Allen is offline   Reply With Quote
Old June 4 2011, 11:16 PM   #173
M'Sharak
Definitely Herbert. Maybe.
 
M'Sharak's Avatar
 
Location: Terra Inlandia
Re: The new Post Your Desktop thread

J. Allen wrote: View Post
Not to sound totally uncultured, but to sound totally uncultured, what is that painting and by whom?
Click
__________________
Dinosaurs are just really, really big chickens.
M'Sharak is offline   Reply With Quote
Old June 4 2011, 11:29 PM   #174
HoneyBLilly
Commodore
 
HoneyBLilly's Avatar
 
Location: Tumblr Gardens
Re: The new Post Your Desktop thread

__________________
HoneyBLilly is offline   Reply With Quote
Old June 5 2011, 09:50 PM   #175
ares93
Commodore
 
Location: ares93
Re: The new Post Your Desktop thread



Got a second, albeit smaller, monitor the other day. its more pronounced this way. ordinarily, you really don't notice.
__________________
I find it extremely satisfying watching Jehovah's Witnesses through my window. After all, it takes an RFID lock, a titanium enhanced fireproof door and bullet-resistant glass to keep them out of the building.
ares93 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old June 5 2011, 09:57 PM   #176
Goliath
Vice Admiral
 
Goliath's Avatar
 
Location: The Fifth Dimension
Re: The new Post Your Desktop thread

J. Allen wrote: View Post
Not to sound totally uncultured, but to sound totally uncultured, what is that painting and by whom?
Don't feel too bad: I recognized the painting, but I've never heard of the artist.
__________________
An illusion--with intelligence! A malignant vision, with a will of pure evil!
Goliath is offline   Reply With Quote
Old June 5 2011, 10:55 PM   #177
Ar-Pharazon
Rear Admiral
 
Ar-Pharazon's Avatar
 
Re: The new Post Your Desktop thread

ares93 wrote: View Post


Got a second, albeit smaller, monitor the other day. its more pronounced this way. ordinarily, you really don't notice.
Is that a 2 monitor set-up?
__________________
Rimmer, on what period of history to live in-
“Well, It’d be the 19th century for me, one of Napoleon’s marshals.
The chance to march across Europe with the greatest general of all time and kill Belgians” - (White Hole).
Ar-Pharazon is online now   Reply With Quote
Old June 6 2011, 01:34 AM   #178
ares93
Commodore
 
Location: ares93
Re: The new Post Your Desktop thread

Ar-Pharazon wrote: View Post
ares93 wrote: View Post


Got a second, albeit smaller, monitor the other day. its more pronounced this way. ordinarily, you really don't notice.
Is that a 2 monitor set-up?
Uhm, yeah. As i wrote, i bought a new screen the other day. So i'm now running a 22" Philips 1680x1050 and a 19" LG Flatron 1440x900 (one helluva screen i might add.) all powered by a Radeon HD6970.

And yeah, i'm getting another Flatron in a few days. Dual screen is for pussies. real men run triple.
__________________
I find it extremely satisfying watching Jehovah's Witnesses through my window. After all, it takes an RFID lock, a titanium enhanced fireproof door and bullet-resistant glass to keep them out of the building.
ares93 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old June 6 2011, 04:12 AM   #179
Ar-Pharazon
Rear Admiral
 
Ar-Pharazon's Avatar
 
Re: The new Post Your Desktop thread

I really don't like the LG Flatron I got last year (W2240).

Sometimes it just doesn't look like it's displaying things well. And I see some weird discoloration at times.

My "Enterprise at Titan" wallpaper looks grainy, even though it comes right from a blu-ray screenshot. Yet the Amy Pond one looks beautiful (in so may ways).

Plus the lack of being able to raise & lower it means I have it on a stack of phone books to get the proper height.
__________________
Rimmer, on what period of history to live in-
“Well, It’d be the 19th century for me, one of Napoleon’s marshals.
The chance to march across Europe with the greatest general of all time and kill Belgians” - (White Hole).
Ar-Pharazon is online now   Reply With Quote
Old June 6 2011, 04:24 AM   #180
J. Allen
Best Pony™
 
J. Allen's Avatar
 
Location: United States
Send a message via ICQ to J. Allen Send a message via AIM to J. Allen Send a message via Windows Live Messenger to J. Allen Send a message via Yahoo to J. Allen
Re: The new Post Your Desktop thread

M'Sharak wrote: View Post
J. Allen wrote: View Post
Not to sound totally uncultured, but to sound totally uncultured, what is that painting and by whom?
Click
Sweet, thanks M'Sharak!

Goliath wrote: View Post
J. Allen wrote: View Post
Not to sound totally uncultured, but to sound totally uncultured, what is that painting and by whom?
Don't feel too bad: I recognized the painting, but I've never heard of the artist.
I love that kind of work. I love rainy type artworks anyway, but that one has a lot of atmosphere and I can't help but stare at it and notice every detail.
__________________
:: :: ::
Visit Brony Kingdom, where all of your wildest dreams will come true.
:: :: ::
-=- My Patron Saint is Twilight Sparkle -=-
J. Allen is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Bookmarks

Tags
desktop, wallpaper

Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump



All times are GMT +1. The time now is 04:42 PM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.6
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
FireFox 2+ or Internet Explorer 7+ highly recommended.