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Dawn of the Dead poster

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Finally! A design for Dawn of the Dead! I started this quite a while back, but wasn't completely happy with it. I like it, sure, but it's a little too similar to the actual poster and I wanted to try and work in the "grabby hands" theme I started with the posters for Night and Day. I may revisit this later, but I couldn't show up at the HorrorFest without a poster for this movie--especially since many of the zombies from the film will be there.

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Skenberg's avatar
Amazing poster, i love it so much.
markwelser's avatar
Hey, thanks a lot!
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I appreciate it. Thanks.
devonsego's avatar
Oh yesssss. In a dissenting opinion, the font is one of my favorite things about this. It screams horror with that twinge of camp, which is Dawn to the tee.
markwelser's avatar
Yeah--there was a PIE-FIGHT, for crying out loud!
sohansurag's avatar
Love Romero's movies....
And love ur posters!
This one is particularly gooood!
markwelser's avatar
Always happy to make a Romero fan happy!
Pirlipat's avatar
amazing film, great poster.
markwelser's avatar
Thanks for the kind words! I wish I could take credit for the film, but I'll settle for just the poster.
bringBRIthehorizon's avatar
I love it! What font is this?
markwelser's avatar
Sorry for the late reply. I couldn't remember the name of the font--it's called FLY.
bringBRIthehorizon's avatar
No worries, thanks. :)
RichardTheRough's avatar
Like the stroked sun. Featured [link]
markwelser's avatar
Thanks as always, my friend!
LordIlpilazzo's avatar
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So glad you like it!
StuntmanKauzi's avatar
Great poster for a gret movie, but I must admit I'm the same opinion as Deceptio
markwelser's avatar
Thanks! Playing with fonts is new for me so I'm never positive I've made the right decision with these. It was so much easier when I was just using the original logos. Oh well.
Claudia-R's avatar
very cool work again :)
markwelser's avatar
Always glad to hear you like it! Thanks!
Claudia-R's avatar
you're welcome :)
Deceptico's avatar
I kinda like it, but the Font doesn´t "feel" quite right.
markwelser's avatar
Hmmm...fonts are always my weakness. I'll get it right someday!
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