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|1. (WO2018142128) METHOD OF FORMING A SECURITY DEVICE|
|Applicants:||DE LA RUE INTERNATIONAL LIMITED
|Title:||METHOD OF FORMING A SECURITY DEVICE|
A method of forming a security device comprising a colour shifting element, wherein the colour shifting element provides a first optical effect, the method comprising; providing a light control layer over at least a part of the colour shifting element, the light control layer comprising a functional region and at least one non-functional region, wherein the functional region comprises a surface relief adapted to modify the angle of light from the colour shifting element so as to generate a second optical effect different from the first optical effect, and wherein the non-functional region does not substantially modify the angle of light from the colour shifting element, and; wherein the at least one non-functional region is not discernible to the naked eye.