Symbolism Behind the Logos (30 pics)

Posted in PICTURES       2 Nov 2010       18748       8

This is a great collection of smart logos with the hidden message.

Some, of course, are obvious, but some, to fully understand them, you need to the story or explanation, or even a little puzzle. For me, these are the best logos in terms of design.

 

Circus of Magazines.
Circus tent looks like a magazine.

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Backspace
Just looking at the logo makes you want to press "backspace" and correct the typo.

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Barcode

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Notice that the word "bar" is darker. 

To beat or not to beat?

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The question mark is made of a belt.

Bird

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Letter "B" is also a bird.

Cafe Click

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Coffee steam is made of mouse pointers.

Amazon

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The arrow from A to Z, symbolizes what Amazon is known for selling everything from "a to z" . It also serves as a smile, making the company feel friendly and approachable.

City Direct

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"Notice how the space around the plane forms the letters C and D." (Tobias) 

Elefont

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There’s an elephant trunk inside the letter "e".

Formula 1

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Empty space in the middle creates a number "1" for "Formula 1"

Families

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Those 3 letters in the middle 'i', 'l', and second ‘i’ represent a family

 F*ck!

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A bit provocative logo against nazism and racism. 

FedEx

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If you look closer you’ll notice the right-pointing arrow in between the ‘E’ and the ‘x’, representing precision and speed at which FedEx works.

Iron Duck

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A hanger looks like a duck.

Yoga Australia

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Woman is making a pose that forms the Australian continent between her leg and her arm.

Killed Productions

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Letter "i" is lying as if it was killed.

Mr.Cutts

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The scissors are transformed to look like a face with glasses and mustache.

NBC

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There's a hidden peacock looking to the right representing the company’s motto to look forward, and not back.

Pencil

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Letters "i" and "l" form a pencil.

Shocked

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The socket’s expression says it all.

Sushi

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Letter "H" looks like chopsticks picking a sushi.

Twins

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Letter "N" looks like number 2, symbolizing twins

Wine Searcher

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It looks like eyeglasses binoculars and bottles of wine at the same time.

Half

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Mosleep

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Mosleep is an organization of doctors that deals with people having sleeping disorders. The logo is their intial 'M' that was designed to also look like a bed.

Push The Bottle

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You can see a hand pushing a button inside the bottle. 

Threesome

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Up

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An arrow showing up forms a letter "u" and also has a hidden "p" inside.

Zip

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Bipolar

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The Logo depicts ambiguous emotions.



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Kool 10 year s ago
Great logos!
       
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Saatur 10 year s ago
Really great stuff !
       
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Analphilosopher 10 year s ago
pretty ingenious
       
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Tarzan 10 year s ago
Excellent... Keep them coming.. I know there are more like this...
       
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Uh 10 year s ago
Some of the captions are a bit condescending, do you honestly think we cannot understand what some of them are?
       
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lol 10 year s ago
thank you captain obvious for the descriptions!
       
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GOODSTUFF4U 10 year s ago
OUTSTANDING BLOG! - enjoyed this and posted on a friends blog - like 13 and 18

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Some of the captions are a bit condescending, do you honestly think we cannot understand what some of them are?

from the header - "This is a great collection of smart logos with the hidden message.
Some, of course, are obvious," - GET A LIFE OR GO TO THE BATHROOM AND TOUCH YOURSELF

       
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2Cool4Ice 10 year s ago
Best post in a while!
i love the creativitie of these.
       
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