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Last Updated: Tuesday, 26 September 2006, 13:36 GMT 14:36 UK
In Pictures: BBC One's new look

BBC One - Surfers

BBC One has unveiled its latest on-screen identity, based around the symbol of a circle. The promotional films showcase the channel's new logo.

BBC One - Hippos

The sequences will be shown between programmes on BBC One. In one, a bloat of hippos perform a synchronised swim.

BBC One - Kites

Director Matthias Hoene filmed the award-winning Turbulence kite group on Ynyslas beach in Borth, Wales, for this dramatic clip.

BBC One - Kite formation

At the end of the sequence, the kite flyers stand on sand dunes and wrestle their kites into a circle.

BBC One - Motorcycles

The short films aim to show people doing extraordinary things, such as a trio of bikers riding the wall of death.

BBC One - Roses

Other sequences are more sedate. Here, a group of children play Ring a Roses at Coton Manor, Northants.

BBC One - Moon

Filming also took place in Croatia, where a group of people in fishing boats carry segments of the moon to the horizon and piece it together.

BBC One - Football

The "Football Wizards" sequence shows 22 footballers passing 144 balls with mathematical precision, creating a seamless circle.

BBC One - Windows

In "Window Panes" a group of residents in a London apartment block discover they can create a circle of light by catching the sunlight in their windows in this trail.

BBC One - Logo

The films, which cost 1.2m, will replace BBC One's current dance-themed channel idents. They launch on Saturday, 7 October 2006.

See the new BBC One hippo promotional film

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