Version 5.5 of the cross-platform Adobe FrameMaker suite has just been announced and will be available in a month or so. The company claims the new version includes improvements in automatic hypertext, smart HTML conversion, direct output to PDF files and enhanced colour support. The Mac version offers support for pro pre-press activities such as trapping, imposition and OPI. A new copy of version 5.5 will cost around 650, twice that for version 5.5 plus SGML 5.5, Adobe’s Standard Generalised Markup Language.
Announced at this year’s Adobe Max conference, designers and illustrators will be able to use the image editing and design software on a touchscreen device in 2019.
Adobe’s latest piece of software enables designers, illustrators and artists to create lifelike oil and watercolour paintings on-screen using their stylus as a paintbrush, and also allows them to delete
Familiar symbols of music production such as play, pause and fast-forward were used alongside photographs of current students to create an “active” look.
The galleries in Great Missenden explore the life of the children’s author, who lived in the village – an inspiration for many stories – for 36 years.