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is nearly here and, coincidentally, so is the Bvckup's
of its first production release back in 2014.
So it's only fitting that the program's logo is getting a refresh.
Alte Haas Grotesk
has been replaced by a considerably more expressive
, slightly customized and
The symbol has also been redrawn from a bastardized V to a proper and better balanced geometrical construction.
The symbol now comes in three versions. One is
suitable for larger sizes, where the gradients do not get lost:
Second is the
, which is a reduction of the first version to just black and white:
The last one is
, which is just the shape without any embellishments as used for program icons and such.
While we are at it, it's probably worth sharing several other options that didn't make the cut.
An alternative weave:
An alternative shading style:
Something with color:
Truth be told, the one of the left was my absolute favorite, but it ended up looking like a royal mess at smaller sizes. And smaller sizes are important, because, you know... Windows.