Nick, I think what is happening is the exact reverse of what you wrote. Pages is using macOS rendering, which always autohints outlines (and ignores the original hinting if any).
InDesign uses the … (View Post)
Any time I extrapolate, I instantiate the result as a new master so I can tweak it directly.
The only exception is in newfangled workflows without corner masters... but these are tricky to get right. (View Post)
I think the use of (some, reasonable) ball terminals in a serif (especially slab serif) typeface can make it feel less sharp, less harsh. It gives the typeface a warmer tone.
I can imagine having a … (View Post)
Demand may be increasing, but if so, supply is increasing faster.
But fonts aren’t interchangeable widgets, and a good chunk of what is demanded changes over time. Some people will still be highly s… (View Post)
It’s fresh, yet awful!
I almost flagged Dave’s initial post as abuse.
This typeface literally makes... every. single. possible. mistake... as far as optical compensation issues. (I tweeted to the… (View Post)