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Pro version Plantin? Old Style numerals?
Posted 13 Jul 2018 - 10:56am

Does anyone know if there is a Pro/OTF version of Plantin and/or one with old style numerals and other Open Type features? I thought there would be one but cannot find it.

Thanks in advance!

Robust serif font family based on Baskerville, Caslon for editorial/digital?
Posted 19 Feb 2015 - 1:53pm

Hi folks,

Just wondering if there have been any revivals closely or loosely based on Caslon or Baskerville that include text, deck and display weights suitable for modern editorial design (print and digital)?

I can think of Mrs. Eaves...

Eurostile-inspired contemporary alternatives
Posted 7 May 2012 - 7:21am

Looking for suggestions for Eurostile-inspired contemporary typefaces that would work in a magazine or even a newspaper setting. Any suggestions would be appreciated.

For example, I like Breuer Text a lot but it is rather limited especially...

Active Cyrillic type designers
Posted 7 May 2012 - 8:16am


I am looking for suggestions for expert, active type designers that have experience with Cyrillic. i.e., who are the best ones that currently accept commissions (based anywhere)? Preferably with experience creating typefaces for editorial...

Tight Kerning on Logo in Helvetica
Posted 27 Jul 2011 - 5:39am

Question on kerning this logo (yes, yes, I know a logo in Helvetica Bold is the most hackneyed thing ever):

The first one on top is tracked at -50 in Ai using optical spacing. The "t" and "y" overlap.

The second one separates the "t"...