UX/UI/Design A Multi-future for Multimedia Designers by vervesys January 31, 2020 it workMultimedia sounds like something really fun to do – every day! It is too. An eye for creativity and the right tools. However, the field is very dynamic and there are always new trends around the corner that become mainstream and then obsolete again. Multimedia designers work on graphics, movies, animations, and games. The future definitely seems promising with the rise of advanced technology tools such as virtual reality etc. Graphics design has evolved over the years and In the future, as the quality of 3D, augmented reality, and virtual reality continues to progress, designers will have more expressive ways of creating and depicting their vision in an engaging way. Here’s why multimedia designers are looking at a multi-future: The approach to design in the future will be based purely on technology and multimedia designers will have more computer-aided tools at their disposal. Traditional tools may no longer suffice and the kind of creativity that the designers need will require advanced virtual reality tools. This, in turn, will give rise to a trend for niche professionals. Designers with particular skills and special abilities will perform different functions. There will never be an all-in-one approach. Different multimedia specialists will be hired for different jobs within a project. The way messages are communicated through designs will be different and the user experiences will be completely awe-inspiring. Overall, the design will be elevated to new heights by being fused with augmented reality and eventually 3D printing. 3D printing will force designers to stay updated on industry trends and always be at the top of their game. As technology becomes available to the masses and people expect multimedia to be experienced on all the available devices, the need for quality designers will be on the rise. Designers that can include virtual reality and augmented reality experiences by incorporating real-world elements will definitely gain more in the future. The future is technology and technology is the future. Technology is also an enabler for creativity and the designers and multimedia artists who get it right will definitely have a multi-future!