An interview with Jovica Veljović in which he talks about his latest font, ITC New Veljovic

The eminent Serbian designer Jovica Veljović has revised the typeface ITC Veljovic that he created in 1984 and has just released its successor, ITC New Veljovic. On Linotype.com you will find the text of an exclusive interview with the font designer in which he talks about the differences [...]

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The new Demos Next: a friendly and comfortable all-rounder with expanded features

Gerard Unger designed Demos in 1975, one of the first digital typefaces for the Hell Digiset digital typesetting machine. Although the font only had three styles, it became very well-known and popular. Originally, Demos was created as a newspaper font. Its characteristics were adapted [...]

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FF Mark: a geometric and extensive sans serif font with a contemporary design

Have you already discovered the geometric, contemporary sans serif FF Mark in the FontShop library? FF Mark was designed by Hannes von Döhren with the support and collaboration of Christoph Koeberlin, Erik Spiekermann and the whole of the FontFont Type Department. FF Mark was inspired by typefaces of the 1920s. Although it is [...]

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Six styles of Generis Sans for only 49 USD/EUR* – available for 24 hours

With the space-saving American Gothic fonts as a model, designer Erik Faulhaber created the Generis Sans in 2006. He also designed matching Antiqua, serif and sans serif versions. With these four families – Generis Sans, Serif, Slab and Simple – the designer had created a clear, functional and modern font system. Equipped with [...]

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An interview with Nadine Chahine on her latest font Zapfino Arabic

Dr. Nadine Chahine is a Lebanese font designer who works as an Arabic specialist for Monotype. She explains that it was during a course she attended at the American University in Beirut that she first developed her enthusiasm for Arabic typography. Since then, she [...]

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The complete Siseriff font family for
just 49 USD/EUR*– available for 24 hours only

Available for 24 hours through Linotype.com at a 82% discount on the normal price is the contemporary font Siseriff by the leading designer Bo Berndal. Created in 2002, this typeface places an emphasis on its serifs and has rather narrow characters with a uniform [...]

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The favorite fonts of the Danish designer
Anders Francker and Francker selections
for just 39 USD/EUR* each

Although he originally trained to become an engineer, Anders Francker currently also works as a font designer. He now reveals on Linotype.com which six typefaces he most admires. Born in 1972 in Denmark, Francker initially worked as an engineer, during which time he became [...]

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Vialog adorns Japanese highway signs

Vialog, published in 2002 by Professor Werner Schneider and Helmut Ness, adorns many public systems, including the Munich public transportation system or the Spanish railway. Now it is also used for the English labeling of all Japanese highway signs. This was made possible through the collaboration of renowned [...]

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The last font design by Roy Cole:
the elegant, rhythmic Coleface

Shortly before his death in 2012, the Briton Roy Cole created an elegant, rhythmic and readily legible sans serif – Coleface. It is characterized by its striking and clearly defined letter forms that provide Coleface with a neutral and thus flexible quality, [...]

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New Release: Bradley Texting – a typeface
with a personal touch

With Bradley Texting, designer Richard Bradley has published a continuation of his font families Bradley Hand and Bradley Type, published in the 1990s. Bradley overcame the rough forms of Bradley Hand with the smoother Bradley Type. He subsequently wanted to further expand his script fonts and create [...]

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