Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF) Update
Announcing the release of the first "WPF/E" CTP
Announcing the release of Microsoft Expression
Microsoft announced Microsoft Expression Studio today. I've been using Expression Blend in one of mine classes..
Microsoft Expression takes your creative possibilities to a new level. The professional design tools and innovative technologies in Expression give you the flexibility and freedom to bring your vision to reality—whether you are designing standards-based Web sites, rich user experiences on the desktop, or managing digital assets and content. Expression Studio includes the following products:
is a professional design tool to create modern, standards-based sites which deliver superior quality on the Web.
is a professional illustration and graphic design tool that lets you build compelling elements for both Web and desktop application user interfaces.
is the professional design tool to create engaging, Web-connected, user experiences for Windows.
is a professional asset management tool to visually catalog and organize all your digital assets for effortless retrieval and presentation.
Scott Guthrie wrote an excellent blog about WPF/E. Start downloading WPF/E today and go to some of the samples or download one of the Expression Studio's and start design your own UI's.