I love the part in this video that explains how the letters O D and H are the start of the foundations of any new typeface design.
Happy Cog: building hand-crafted websites from Typecast on Vimeo.
Lots of interesting things coming through the wire tonight. One of which is this article on City Room about how the official 9/11 Memorial logo is actually not one singular typeface but instead rather a mix of two. The logo is made up of the Gotham font and the Verlag font with specific elements borrowed […]
A fascinating project and experiment is happening over at Lost Type Co-Op. The website has just launched their grand opening with pay-what-you-want font downloads. The site is explicit in its intention to be a hub where designers can submit typefaces their typefaces and make 100% of the profits from them. And yes, if you type […]
Image by grafisches Buro Not sure I would have picked these same breeds to match up with the fonts listed here, but it’s fun to look at anyway. Seriously, this Monday is slow. [via]