Interactive FF Mark Specimen Minisite

I have worked in the type business for the past 23 years. Before that I witnessed the launch of pioneering type families like Avenir, Rotis, ITC Officina, … during my five years tenure as editor in chief for PAGE. To my knowledge, in all these years (and perhaps neither in the preceding decades) no other typeface enjoyed [...]

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New FontFonts: FF Mark, Ze New Germanetric Sans

FF Mark is a new geometric sans serif designed to meet the typographic challenges of today. It was developed over the past two years as a joint project between Hannes von Döhren, Christoph Koeberlin and the FontFont Type Department, assisted by Erik Spiekermann. The expansive family has ten weights ranging from hairline to black with [...]

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On A Daily Basis: The All New FontBook 2.0

FontShop launches the first major upgrade to version 2.0 of its successful typographic reference iPad app FontBook.

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Welcome To 2012: Free Erler Dingbats

The free dingbat font Erler Dingbats offers an up-to-date, contemporary, 100% Unicode compatible alternative for the standard OS dingbat fonts.

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Letters Have The Floor

This experimental video by n9ve visualises concepts and objects referring to the letters of the alphabet.

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FontBook, Now An iPad App

FontBook for iPad – not a book, but a typographic atlas with 620,000 font samples which can be Facebooked and Tweeted.

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Azuro – A New Typeface For Reading On Screens

Azuro is a four-weight sans serif typeface designed by Georg Seifert specifically designed for on-screen writing and reading.

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Kurt Weidemann Passes Away At Age 88

Influential graphic designer Prof. Kurt Weidemann, born December 12, 1922, died March 30, 2011, in Sélestat in Alsace.

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