Actually, they started out much smaller. And then I started testing the font at small sizes (please look at the PDF, maybe even print it, if you can), and realized this kind of design begs for very d… (View Post)
When Neue Haas Grotesk was published a few years ago, it was presented as a joint project of Linotype and Font Bureau, distributed by both foundries. As far as I understand, Linotype's version and Fo… (View Post)
One thing that strikes me from looking at your latest sample is the inconsistency in the width of the numerals.
/5 is way too wide. /7 is too wide too. /2 and 3/, on the other hand, are too narrow.
B… (View Post)
Nice! I too think top is much better.
But the degree to which different letter slant looks inconsistent. /c/ looks more upright, /f/ looks more slanted, etc.
Note that the "vertical" stems aren't s… (View Post)