Posts Tagged ‘typography’

Happy Birthday TypeFight!

0 Commentsby   |  08.31.12  |  My Design Blog

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“Pay What You Want” Fonts

0 Commentsby   |  11.08.11  |  My Design Blog

Lost Type is a nice source of pretty high quality fonts that allow you to choose your price. Enjoy!

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Free Fonts by Fabric

0 Commentsby   |  10.20.10  |  My Design Blog

A few new free fonts by Font Fabric.

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Behind the Scenes on a Logotype

0 Commentsby   |  09.28.10  |  My Design Blog

This is a nice peak into the process of designing a script logotype.

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Pretty Good Free Font List

1 Commentby   |  12.08.09  |  My Design Blog

Here is a nice list of the best free fonts of 2009 put together by the web design blog WDL.

http://webdesignledger.com/freebies/the-best-free-fonts-of-2009

Typography Blog

0 Commentsby   |  05.23.09  |  My Design Blog

Type Theory: another typography blog. Looks like a good one. How magazine rated it in the top 10.
http://www.typetheory.com/

design, blog, typograpy

Free Font Sources

by   |  09.08.08  |  My Design Blog

Here are some sources for quality free fonts.

  • Fountain
  • FontFont (essentially has a free font of the month)
  • Exljbris (whole host of nice free fonts including Museo)
  • Smashing Magazine (does a blog post on Free Fonts of the Month)
  • Misprintedtype (collection of grunge type)
  • Open Source Fonts (article by Ellen Lupton about “free” fonts with links to several)
  • dafont (LARGE collection of free fonts, need to sift through the bad stuff)

Type Designers & Foundries

by   |  09.08.08  |  Academics

Collection of Small Foundries:

Type in Motion

0 Commentsby   |  08.26.08  |  My Design Blog

Type videos.

Blog post with 9 nice dynamic type pieces.

Ford F-15 Commercial: A more commercial application of the experiments above.

Super bad type video

spider type video, dynamic typography class at SCAD

Intimidated type video.

Student Video

Noisemaker Films

Nice documentary and blog post on the making of the ‘Six Feet Under’ title sequence. Link to Blog Post. Link to Documentary.

Stranger Than Fiction title sequence.

Great short film on Paul Rand from Imaginary Forces.

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Font Movies

0 Commentsby   |  08.26.08  |  My Design Blog

Some movies about type.

Funny short about Trajan being used as the only font on movie posters.

Funny video on character of fonts. Some language.

One By Ellen Lupton with basics of typography.

Great NPR style movie on letterpress printing.