I took a closer look at one of the Italic SF fonts:
* The general rangeShift field is invalid
* The font checksum is incorrect
* Incorrect head table checksum
* Invalid Panose data
* The fsSelection… (View Post)
I don't see it used, but to me "catalog" might be a fitting name for the list of fonts on offer from a foundry. I do see "library" and that perhaps benefits from association with publishers.
I agree… (View Post)
I do sometimes miss the tools and process also.
Although I haven’t done much graphic design in quite a while, when I do/did, I still like to create concepts and rough comps by hand. Partly to maint… (View Post)
Hrant may be thinking of the Musalman, a newspaper from Chennai in India. https://www.google.de/amp/s/www.thehindu.com/society/the-worlds-only-handwritten-newspaper-is-91-and-sells-at-75-paise/articl… (View Post)
Sorry to be late to the party, but I want to contribute some extrabold examples from Samuel Wello lettering books (arround 1930 or so). I love the lively mood of they alphabets. Sorry if its too late… (View Post)
Rather odd: I checked them with an OTF explorer I wrote myself, and there are no immediate problems that stand out ... except for the minor point where it reports the main table checksum i… (View Post)
There was a BBC article some years ago about a newspaper in Pakistan that still (?) runs on photography of pasted-up columns of calligraphy. Some (admittedly light) searching didn't turn it up howeve… (View Post)