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In this section we've placed everything that doesn't belong elsewhere: Pseudo-3D renderings, technical drawings, vector drawings, maps, plans, diagrams and even icons. These serve as effective illustrations for everything from DIY manuals to editorials.


Pseudo-3D: Crystal ball on podium

Client: Rode & Associates Property Economists

Konrad started off this rendering as vector art, then pixelised and manipulated it by adding a wood pattern to the floor and podium. Then the podium and floor were given perspective, Konrad then spherised the rendering of the houses, factory and skyscraper, and did a complex overlay of a spherical object also created from scratch. All layers were then given different saturations and/or contrast to clarify their distance from the viewer, and eventually reflections and shadows were added.

A soccer ball pattern was added to the crystal ball to symbolise the following year's 2010 FIFA World Cup in South Africa and questions around its impact on property, if any.

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Please note: "Rendering" is a word used more commonly to describe three-dimensional art.

We don't do 3-D renderings, only pseudo-3D, i.e. flat illustrations that imitate 3D, but that are not as realistic as true 3D. These are often ideal as editorial illustrations.


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