The Chelsea Harbour offices of Gyro have been celebrating a doubly historic new year, with the arrival of two new babies, one of whom was born exactly 40 seconds past midnight on 1 Jan 2000. Finley Purcell (pictured), son of creative director Jay, was officially Britain’s first millennium boy. Finley’s birth in Poole, Dorset, came a week after that of Rian Reynolds, born on Christmas Day to Gyro finance executive Jennifer Reynolds.
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.