actually in my case the higher numbers constituted higher degree of being condensed.
kind of arbitrary.
im not liking the minus visually I guess i could accept it if the opposite is clearly denoted as such.
Regular +1 / Bold -2 etc…
i agree with your commends on condensed and compressed
too long, eating up alot of menu space and on first glance not looking too distinct
wide and narrow do not have that problem to the same extend.
your weight names seem to be a no brainer,…
just came across a recent release using a name that i have been using as well for one of my own. which made me wonder has anyone ever looked at this matter like song titles?
"The Power of Love"
Three different songs with this title, …
Johannes Neumeier said:
In cases of revivals I understand the need to differentiate between different releases of similar design or namesake. When some foundries do this as a matter of principle for all their releases then this kind of blunt fo…
just to sprinkle in a interesting note
i was reading about kana on wikipedia a while back
"This method of writing was used primarily for poetry or by women, and did not gain recognition as an acceptable way to record historical records or scholarly…
that issue could be prevented if the family name contains a version indicator of some kind.
in my mind no font should automaticly be replaced.
maybe a tray icon indicates that any of my fonts has a new version available
looks like something you can cut yourself with.
i would say maybe a martial artsy vibe
text example maybe not in blockstyle to determin word space.
seems like it could be a tad larger.
also sidebearings in generall in the paragraphs seems tight to …
thanks alot guys. alot of the examples are quiet old timy still,
and not precisely what i was hoping for. (sans)
i came across rostrot by georg seifert,
which is closer to the ideas that im wondering about.
benedikt, thanks for that list, ill di…
hi craig, thanks for your thoughts, its true the bolder weight is mostly a dirty extrapolation from the light and regular. i did some cleanups here and there but the contrast changed slightly and i thihnk the horizontals became slightly to thick.