IT-FADU is a project aiming to put together a directory of all the typefaces, typographers and type foundries from all over the world, like for example Adios Script as a typeface, Ale Paul as a typographer, and Type Together or PampaType as a Type Foundry.
Read the Ale Paul interview conducted by MyFonts. Ale Paul is co-founder of SudTipos and one of the best typographers in the world.
Don't you feel sometimes that the 'e' in Twitter doesn't quite fit the rest of the characters? let alone the weird difference between the first 't' and the rest of the word. Well, Masayuki Sato states in this Flickr entry that the 'twi' and 'r' were type using his font, Pico-alphabet, which he released back… Continue reading The origin of Twitter’s logo?
FontShop released today two fonts for free, the exquisite Sovereign (its Regular weight) and the sleek Dagney (its Thin weight).
Jos Buivenga released his long awaited font Calluna™. Calluna Regular is being offered for free.
Round up of wood type, DIY type, jQuery based type, concrete type, a collection of css frameworks, a review of Google Chrome's extension support and some extensions that are already very interesting, and a IS.GD bookmarklet to easily shorten those longs urls.
Sudtipos released today their new font Theorem. An art deco font with a twist in its capitals, Theorem's lowercase characters were designed to automatically achieve the best optical spacing in typesetting. To accomplish that goal, a variety of alternates were drawn for most letters, and plenty of vowel-focused ligatures were designed.
New typefaces are the salt of life. Here's a list of some new gorgeous typefaces released for free featuring an interesting structure and carefully crafted shapes.
The cool guys at Fontfabric are releasing another stupendous font for free. The Free font VAL by Fontfabric™ is a gorgeous font with 215 characters available for both Mac & PC in Open Type format.
Romantic, decorative Adios Script is one of Alejandro Paul’s most elaborate and technically refined faces to date. Inspired by designs in “how-to” commercial lettering guides of the 1940s, it has been refined and brought into the 21st century through a huge variety of ornate swash letterforms.