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May 31, 2012

swissted—original show flyers redesigned as typographic posters

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Bumped into swissted by Mike Joyce (Sterotype Design) a while back now, but recently stumbled upon it again. Far too cool to not share again.

All the swissted posters Mike has redesigned are based on punk, hardcore, and indie rock shows that actually happened. Those original show flyers have been transformed into international typographic style posters typeset in Berthold Akzidenz Grotesk medium, all lowercase.…

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May 4, 2012

I shot the Serif! (but I did not shoot the sans-serif) by tothepoint

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If you want your agency website to stand out from the rest then I Shot The Serif, by tothepoint,  is one way to go about it. Some might say tothepoint are following in the foot-steps of the controversial of over gamification of non game iPhone applications. Some might say it’s rad and fun.

I think that tothepoint has a cute way to make their website stand out in amongst 100′s of competing creative agencies.…

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April 18, 2012

Simon Walker Full Screen Typographic Logo Portfolio Update

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http://simonwalkertype.com/

There is little one can say to such stunning typographic logo design from the gifted hands of Simon Walker. What I absolutely love is how Simon has now provided a full screen width viewing experience, which given how detailed his typographic design is, is such a wonderful thing to experience.

Simon has such a discernible typographic style. You’ll nearly always know something you have seen is Simon’s work.…

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August 6, 2011

The Characteristics of a Typeface Wallpaper By @arnoKath

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The Characteristics of a Typeface wallaper by Arno Kathollnig @arnoKath is quite a visual feast if you are looking for a new desktop wallpaper, and just happen to dig typography with a very classic touch.

Not sure it’s the most legible of typeface anatomy posters I have seen, but it is certainly very striking as a display piece.

There is detailed text via the Flickr image, and this is where you can download the 1920×1200 wallpaper.…

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April 30, 2011

Letter Fountain: The Anatomy Of Type By Taschen

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Everything you could ever want to know about printing letters and figures.

Letter Fountain: The Anatomy Of Type By Taschen looks set to be THE type book to get this year. I caught a glimpse of it over on Swiss Legacy and have pre-ordered my copy from Amazon for £44.99.

I have just flicked through the first 100 pages via the Taschen website so this is a great way to see the quality and variety of content you will be getting.…

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