Another Director-killer, this time from Utah-based Strata. It’s MediaForge 2 and at the moment it’s strictly for Windows 95 and NT. Instead of Lingo it uses Visual MediaBasic and has a Web player, Webforge. Its Internet capabilities are said to seriously outdo Macromedia’s Shockwave. Regular price from distributor Principal (01706 832 000) will be 1000 after a three month half-price introductory amnesty. Strata has also brought out MediaPaint which allows you to tweak video images over a series of frames for 500.
Music has created a new look that aims to unify the brand, using a monochrome colour palette and a bracket framing device derived from the existing logo that lets imagery
As part of our series on design in 2019, Miraphora Mina, co-founder at design studio MinaLima, looks at what will happen in graphic design over the next 12 months.
Michael Johnson, founder at studio Johnson Banks, discusses whether the new branding, which drops the Mastercard name and keeps only its two overlapping red and yellow circles, will work better
The Pentagram partner created the identities of both Fantastic Beasts films, as well as the overarching brand for the Wizarding World, which encompasses the Harry Potter and Fantastic Beasts franchises.