AwayAdventureGuides.com is a site promoting a Hudson Valley based guide service. The fully responsive site boasts a ecommerce section for stock photography a long with prominently listing booking opportunities for Kayak Rentals. The site was created in 2015 utilizing WordPress and Genesis CMS. It was designed using Adobe Photoshop and Illustrator Click Here to visit the site.
KayakWappingers.com is a website dedicated to increaseing tourism on Wappingers Creek. The most prominent feature of the website is the interactive Map on the home page which describes the various sections of Wappinger Creek. The site was created in 2014 utilizing the WordPress CMS. It was designed using Adobe Photoshop and Illustrator. Click Here to visit the site.
The Hudson Valley Current is a non-profit bit coin formed to help increase local trading between businesses. The website was created in 2014 using the WordPress CMS and was designed utilizing Illustrator and Photoshop. The Hudson Valley Current site is completely responsive and boasts a blog as well as several content feeds no the home page. Click Here to visit the site.
Country Wisdom News is a newspaper distributed in Ulster and Dutchess Counties in the Hudson Valley. The site showcases the monthly newspaper's content. My client wanted to continue hosting the site on Google's Blogger so this became a learning opportunity to work in that Contact Management System. The site was created in 2013 using hard coded HTML and CSS along with the Simplex News Theme. Click Here to visit the site.
This website promotes a group of classical musicians available for performance at weddings and special events. It maintains a symplistic and straight forward design utilizing a stylish interface and muted colors conveying an elegant appearance. Eric Ortner both designed and coded this site. It was created in 2009 using Adobe Illustrator, Photoshop, Dreamweaver and Flash. Click Here to visit Harmonious Music.com
The dbirnbaum.com site helps to promote the psychotherapist Deborah Birnbaum. The client wanted to use soothing images and colors with an emphasis on sea green for quick association with the medical field. The fully responsive site was created in 2014 using Adobe Illustrator, Photoshop, HTML, CSS and WordPress. Click Here to visit dbirnbaum.com
The Folk Symphony website was created to promote the premier of an orchestral work commemorating the quadricentenial of the discovery of the Hudson River. Because the work received a state grant, the website needed to be simplistic for accessibility. Therefore it relies heavily on CSS and HTML. It was created in 2009 using Adobe Illustrator, Photoshop and Dreamweaver. Click Here to visit Folksymphony.com
Saint James United Church of Christ in Hamburg hadn't updated their website in over ten years. In 2013 Ortner Graphics was given the opportunity to do a complete overhaul. The primary reason for the change was to update the Content Management System to Word Press. The site was redesigned in 2003 using Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop along with the Headway Theme and custom HTML and CSS. Click Here to visit the site.
The Celebrate Rockland website was created to promote the Living In Rockland Expo. The expo was a trade show intended to represent a cross section of what Rockland County has to offer potential residents. Rockland County is a northern suburb of New York City, hence the skyline in the header. This website was created in 2009 using Adobe Illustrator, Flash and Dreamweaver.
Cornell and Cornell is a prestigous law firm in Rockland County New York. The site design, which included the design of their logo required a clean sophisticated style. It was based largely around an illustration of the office and was kept modular to be easily editable for future revisions. This website was created in 2011 using Adobe Illustrator, Photoshop, Dreamweaver, and WordPress.
Mountain Lake Estates is a Real Estate New Development in Orange County, NY. This website was created in lieu of an expensive print brochure which are often used to market newly constructed homes. The site showcases the available models, area description, and contact information. It was created in 2011 using Adobe Photoshop and Illustrator.
RandRealty.com is very much a team effort. However, Eric Ortner was responsible for the design of most of the elements on these pages. Much of the design was mandated by Realogy's Better Homes and Gardens Franchise. However, a lot of design elements were required to cater to the Hudson Valley Real Estate Market. The designs above were created in 2009-2011 using Adobe Photoshop and Illustrator.
Better Homes and Gardens Rand Realty has several affiliated businesses which support the company's clients in the purchase of homes. Those being Mortgage, Title and Insurance. To further emphasize that all three companies were interconnected a central landing page was created redirecting prospects to the specific affiliate websites. The design of this landing page further enforces the overall identity of the Hudson United Brand through the use of the water and bridge imagery. Click Here to visit hudsonunited.com.
Rand Commercial needed to freshen up their identity system in early 2013. The Commercial Website needed a clean commercial look that would appeal to business to business consumers. The site features the company's new identity system based around mirrored glass windows reflecting a blue sky. It is difficult to get more commercial than that. The design was created using Adobe Photoshop and illustrator. Click here to visit RandCommercial.com