A while ago I had to compose a portfolio, and at one point I considered using Courier New for the accompanying text. Its light color, I thought, would leave the spotlight for the presented works, and… (View Post)
Anyone wanting to save money, if they are willing to wait, can save about US$10 by placing a pre-order at Amazon for November 20 shipping. Current pre-order price is US$31.36 plus tax and shipping wh… (View Post)
An announcement for all you graduate and undergraduate students out there interested in typeface design. Start planning now for next year’s Updike Prize for Student Type Design. You don't have to be … (View Post)
This was discussed in Typophile in 2010 but unhappily the thread seems not to be available anymore. I was the one who was asking for critique and also input about a number of glyphs, especially those… (View Post)
God being in the details, here's an overlay of the Brill Bold /gbar/ glyph with the standard /g/ in the mask layer, showing the counter adjustments to provide a little extra w… (View Post)
When faced with a question like this my approach would be to find examples of Skolt Saami texts.
Unfortunately, due to the very small number of speakers, this will likely be difficult — a quick goog… (View Post)