Fontograph - This week's selection This page is updated with a new selection of ten fonts at the end of every week. Don't hesitate to come back often. The old weekly selections can be found in the Archives section of this site. Click the left mouse button on a font's representation to get it or click with the right mouse button and choose 'save link as' in the dialog box.
Free Fonts & Type Tools Fantastic typographic design in a whimsical poster for grandparents homes. Grandparents House Rules Print by reflections06 Type is a way to communicate visually, and to enhance the meaning of displayed text. Letterforms as images are highly compelling and important to communication in all languages. It seems like everyone loves "fonts" - you can find thousands of examples online by surfing the web sea of personal pages, DIY web sites, blog posts, MySpace pages and free "bling" banner maker font toys. History is filled with examples of typographic embellishment or graffiti on every markable surface - from walls to books, buildings, flags, clothing, jewelry, handbills, print media and packaging.
An outline font editor for PostScript®, TrueType and OpenType fonts Table of Contents See Also Font design can be a Trap, but I find it a rather pleasant one. Caveat utor. Free Graffiti Font Downloads - Page 1 Now featuring over 200 FREE graffiti style fonts! Fonts are included in this collection based on realism, popularity & functionality. All fonts are included with specific permission from the original authors. If you wish to submit or suggest a font please visit our Contact Us page. 60+ Handwritten Fonts To Add Personal Typing Touch In Designs Before computers and printers were invented, every prints were handwritten. From letters to documents, and notes to advertisements. Even today, writers and some designers use pen and paper first to create a draft. A handwritten style is a way of putting a human touch on your design, and one element you can use on this are handwritten fonts.
30 of the Best Web Typography Resources Online It seems there are two camps among web designers: those who embrace web typography, experiment with it, and try new things in virtually all of their designs; and those who avoid it like the plague, opting to use standard, web-safe font stacks with little variation. It also seems like a lot of the designers who fall into the second group wish they were more like the first. The resources below can help you improve your web typography, regardless of which camp you fall into. There are tools for creating unique typography, references and articles that can teach you typographic principles, and plenty of inspiration and news to keep you updated on the state of web typography.
15 stunning motion typography videos Motion typography (or kinetic typography) refers to the art and technique of expression with animated text. Expressing yourself through animated words with graphics can be really convincing and cool to see. Flying, floating, growing, expanding, turning characters is what you'll see in the next minutes. I've selected 15 very nice motion typography movies. Some are more breathtaking than others, but they're all outstanding. They all know how to use typography very well and it'll be a joy for your eyes, although some will be really fast. 25 New Free High-Quality Fonts - Smashing Magazine Advertisement Every now and then we look around, select fresh free high-quality fonts and present them to you in a brief overview. The choice is enormous, so the time you need to find them is usually time you should be investing in your projects. We search for them and find them so that you don’t have to.
This Is Tomorrow Typeface Classification For the purposes of typeface classification, font families broadly divide into seven major groups: Slab Serif, Serif Old Style, Serif Transitional, Serif Modern, Sans Humanist, Sans (Neo)Grotesque and Sans Geometric. Poster features well designed font classics and large font families being classified into two separate categories. Design: Marcin PlonkaClient: Self-initiated Year: 2009 Comic Fonts and Lettering Armor Piercing BB - Regular, Italic Armor Piercing 2 BB - Regular, Italic Badaboom BB - Regular Badaboom Pro BB - Regular, Italic Barbrawl BB - Regular, Italic Beatdown BB - Regular, Italic
The A-Z List of Free Sans Serif Fonts for Commercial Design There are a few things I’ve been meaning to do over the last couple of months since purchasing my iMac: Find, Download and Install Sans Serif, Serif and Calligraphy fonts, and make a decent post or two for Circlebox whilst searching. I’ve finally got around to collecting some Sans Serif fonts, so here are just some of the fonts I installed in a nice ‘A-Z List’. If this post does well, I’d like to make an A-Z list for Serif and Calligraphic fonts, too – so let me know if you like it in the comments section at the bottom of this post! You can download all the fonts for free from the ever popular dafont.com by clicking on the fonts name. What’s your favourite font here? Share your opinions in the comments below and don’t forget to share the post by promoting it using the many buttons below!
30 Best Photoshop 3D Text Effect Tutorials Early this year, I shared with you some “30 Astonishingly Fresh Examples of 3D Typography“. Now we have 30 of the best Photoshop 3D text effect tutorials rounded up for everyone who wants to create their own stunning 3D text effect. 3D text effect is a strong and eye-catching text effect, and quite easy to create as opposed to many preconceptions that only hardcore digital artists or designers can do this. You don’t need to learn a separate 3D software in order to create one. For most basic 3D effects, you’ll only need Photoshop, using bevel and emboss styles, pattern overlays, along with combining different techniques to seamlessly mount your 3D text into a related background.