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This one was fun to concept. Article about watching trends in the commercial real estate market. Aptly titled: Saddle up for lending’s ups and downs. Created recently for December’s Scotsman Guide commercial edition.
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A few details below, where you can better view the graph/money imagery, business peep and background subtleties.
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545_market-ride_3On this project, there were two rounds of concepting “scribbles”. The first ones, are very quick thumbnails to help sell a particular direction since I was able to review these in person. The second a slightly tighter. but still pretty rough, sketch to get the green light to proceed with the final artwork, shown below.545_market-ride_5_sketch1 545_market-ride_5_sketch2
And, finally, here’s the final art (in mini-blog form of course). The final artwork was created at 21.25 x 15 inches for the printed magazine.
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Just above, how the spread looks in context.
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Hot off the presses (not sure they actually say that any more), but here’s a new illustration for a feature article in this month’s Scotsman Guide Residential edition. The story includes info about Ben Bernanke announcing plans for a third round of quantitative easing, and how it may affect the future of the mortgage market.

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545_bernanke5_typeAs always, thanks very much for stopping by my blog.

 

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