Font Highlight, Fontfont

FF Videtur

FF Videtur is a new Serif font family of 4 weights by Axel Bertram and Andreas Frohloff, suitable for Film & TV, Editorial & Publishing, and Small Text. The concept for FF Videtur is based on bitmap fonts created by Axel Bertram for the state television broadcaster in East Germany (GDR-TV) during the 1980s. Bertram […]

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The typeface that became HELVETICA

The digital revival of the Neue Haas Grotesk typeface by Christian Schwartz The first weights of Neue Haas Grotesk were designed in 1957-1958 by Max Miedinger. The typeface was later revised and released as Helvetica by Linotype AG. As Neue Haas Grotesk had to be adapted to work on Linotype’s hot metal linecasters, Linotype Helvetica was […]

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Fonts - Non-Latin, Thai Fonts

Thai Fonts

Fonts that support Thai Script Linotype Sukothai – available in Light and Bold weights Linotype Sukothai is a traditional Thai design based on early metal type. The classic and distinct forms make it excellent for setting text at small sizes or in large passages. Originally released by Linotype for digital photocomposition, now both the Light […]

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Font Highlight, Sans Serif Typefaces

Avenir Font

Adrian Frutiger designed Avenir™ in 1988, after years of having an interest in sans serif typefaces. Avenir means ‘future’ in French and hints that the typeface owes some of its interpretation to Futura. But unlike Futura, Avenir is not purely geometric; it has vertical strokes that are thicker than the horizontals, an “o” that is […]

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The Sans – a modern classic

The Sans™ typeface family is a humanist sans serif font that is part of a larger family of fonts designed by Berlin, Germany based designer Lucas de Groot. Since its inception in 1994, The Sans design has grown to have a large following, and is thought to be one of the most widely used sans […]

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Blue And Green Honey in France

A coloured honeycomb from a beehive is seen in Ribeauville near Colmar Eastern France, October 5, 2012. Bees at a cluster of bee hives in northeastern France have been producing honey in mysterious shades of blue and green, alarming their keepers who now believe residue from containers of M&M’s candy processed at a nearby biogas […]

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Neo Sans and Neo Tech

The English designer Sebastian Lester created the Neo® Sans and Neo Tech typeface families for Monotype Imaging in 2004. Later in 2005, Intel commissioned the creation of a custom Neo font, Neo Sans Intel, for its rebranding. The British Labour Party has also used the font in branding and advertising, as have Kia Motors, Virgin […]

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Font Highlight, Sans Serif Typefaces

FF Marselis

FF Marselis crossbreeds geometric and humanistic forms, creating a freshly dynamic sans serif family. The family includes four weights – Light, Regular, Bold and Black. Each weight has a companion italic. FF Marselis In-Use: Brussels Airport FF Marselis is the selected corporate typeface for Brussels Airport. Its warm, soft and curvy features are a radical departure from […]

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