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24 March 2019
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I love the first one, but it kind of looks like Paul is silently judging you. The second one is great. apple01

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I don't really want to add loads of smileys unless there's a clear need for them. As mentioned by others, I did slim down the selection a few years ago, because they weren't adding or conveying anything, and the sheer number was becoming a bit of a pain.

They're mostly all black and white, and from AHDN , because that's the style I chose when I set up the website over a decade ago. The cover of that album has so many different faces that I'd hoped I could just limit it to those, but others have since been added. I'm actually fairly happy with the ones we have, and definitely don't want to add things like a Sgt Pepper drum or a Yellow Submarine , but could certainly include a smiling Paul. Give me your best suggestions – they'd need to scale down, so no tiny details that would be lost. Beatlemania-era preferred.

On the subject of size, there's no limit imposed by the forum, but they look a mess if they're too big. Other forums are free to do their own thing, but I'm not going to recut all the smileys and make them larger.

I probably could include the other wives for the sake of completion, but I won't do the exis. Let's keep it manageable. Perhaps Linda, Cynthia, Jane (?), Maureen. I won't add Nancy, Barbara or Olivia, because they were post-Beatles.

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25 March 2019
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From the mad day out:

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I know you are not kind on adding smileys , anyway i thought maybe Paul or John from this pic could go fine for a kind of "yay" thingie...

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These Pauls are nice and smiley, though the first two may be difficult to cut and and the third one's not in black and white... I'll keep looking.

Edit: Here's a nice smiley Paul and a smiley John!

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50yearslate said
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These Pauls are nice and smiley, though the first two may be difficult to cut and and the third one's not in black and white... I'll keep looking.

Edit: Here's a nice smiley Paul and a smiley John!

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the second and the fourth are my favourites.

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a-hard-days-night-ringo-8Yeah, I think the fourth would make a nice pair of smilies. ahdn_ringo_09

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50yearslate said
 

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This one gets my vote. 

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The Hole Got Fixed and I said

This one gets my vote.   

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Right then, I want more of John in his In His Own Write hat or '71 army jacket, please. ahdn_john_08_gif

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a-hard-days-night-ringo-8But do they have a purpose? John's face doesn't seem to be conveying any emotion besides standoffishness in that picture... it's hard to tell how he's feeling when his eyes are hidden.

Here's a smiley John in a hat that is at least similar to the In His Own Write hat...

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I still like the John in this picture better, though:

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50yearslate said
a-hard-days-night-ringo-8But do they have a purpose? John's face doesn't seem to be conveying any emotion besides standoffishness in that picture... it's hard to tell how he's feeling when his eyes are hidden.

Here's a smiley John in a hat that is at least similar to the In His Own Write hat...

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I still like the John in this picture better, though:

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Well that would sure be a problem if it were a smile i was submitting instead of a reference to the era in question, wouldn't it? paul-mccartney-thumb_gif

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I thought Joe said he didn't want to include smileys that didn't add or convey anything? Which yours doesn't seem to?

I mean, if people want it as a sort of "I'm judging you" face that would be cool, but we already have a-hard-days-night-john-1for that...

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50yearslate said
I thought Joe said he didn't want to include smileys that didn't add or convey anything? Which yours doesn't seem to?

I mean, if people want it as a sort of "I'm judging you" face that would be cool, but we already have a-hard-days-night-john-1for that...

It's up to @Joe , anyway. mccartney-shrug_01_gif  

...Wait a minute, we're mixed up here. That picture wasn't a smile suggestion. It was an example of the era i wanted a smile FROM...meaning, find me a John face from when he wore that outfit....cmon Fitty, Im trying beatlemaniacs_02_gif

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MattWatchingWheels said

50yearslate said

I thought Joe said he didn't want to include smileys that didn't add or convey anything? Which yours doesn't seem to?

I mean, if people want it as a sort of "I'm judging you" face that would be cool, but we already have a-hard-days-night-john-1for that...

It's up to Joe , anyway. mccartney-shrug_01_gif  

...Wait a minute, we're mixed up here. That picture wasn't a smile suggestion. It was an example of the era i wanted a smile FROM...meaning, find me a John face from when he wore that outfit....

Oh... that makes more sense, sorry, I misunderstood. a-hard-days-night-paul-7

 Although you may find it more effective to post a picture that you think would make a good smiley, instead of a picture from the era... a-hard-days-night-george-10

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Another thing, how do you post images directly? Linking them works but I'll just keep looking like an ignoramus if I don't learn. 🙁

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Here you go, @MattWatchingWheels https://www.beatlesbible.com/f.....s/#p117557

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