Following our launch of a subscription service for BFI Player, our esteemed frontend developer Joe has written a fantastic piece for CSS Tricks on creating complex shapes using CSS.
Joe had a particular design he needed to implement for the BFI's Britain on Film website. Like a true front end developer, Joe considered the requirements and went through many different options to find the best approach. He'll take us through that journey here. I don't know about you but I love this kind of thing.
Background Image Shapes covers some tricky work that can be accomplished with SVGs to achieve wide browser compatibility on less-than-conventional layouts.