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Skyggebilleder

Contributed by Florian Hardwig on Jul 28th, 2013. Artwork published in .
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    Source: http://www.forthehearts.net License: All Rights Reserved.

    Skyggebilleder (“Shadow Pictures”) is an exhib­i­tion cata­log designed by Christian Ramsø for Bakkehusmuseet. The high-contrast typeface is Play­fair Dis­play Black Italic by Claus Eggers Sørensen.

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    1 Comment on “Skyggebilleder

    1. Elmtree says:
      Dec 7th, 2014  10:32 pm

      Very nice. Those, like me, admiring this and planning something similar should note that Playfair Display is a wild child in italics, with no alternates: you’ve got some letters you wish you could sometimes take swashes off and others you feel could benefit from them. Whatever you do, don’t use all caps: spacing and consistency will not look good. Title case or all-lower case.

      Those hoping they’d found a freeware version of Surveyor: yes, I was one of you once, and it’s certainly as much fun as I’ve had in a while, but you get what you pay for, sadly.

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