By Onlab. The whole book looks cool, but I love the 3D type on the cover. And love that they put a little “making of” gallery on their site.
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Been waiting for Mark Caneso to release this typeface for awhile. I’ve been laboriously altering Neuzeit Grotesk for something recently, so I’m thrilled to see this come out!
Beautiful. I actually gasped out loud when he finished the “y” toward the end. Love it. (via booooooom)
I’m always looking for strong, contemporary serifs. This is a great one from Stereotypes. And get the Thin weight for free!
Admittedly, this is a bit of an oddball collection, even for me. Nonetheless, I still find the variety of design—and impression—pretty interesting. I shot all these a few years ago, when I still lived in Oakland, CA. They’re all taken from within a half mile radius of my house, which was on 41st and Shafter.
I’m very excited that NPR.org just did a little feature on Chicagotype! It’s for their photoblog “The Picture Show.” The little article and slideshow that accompany it are great, but I thought I’d use the occasion to do my own little “Greatest Hits” collection, with a few highlights they didn’t include.
Whaddya get when the guy who started Chicagotype.com has a couple hours to kill in a new town? You get this:
Another new typeface I’m liking. By Corey Holms. Available at YWFT.
I like this font. Squarish and just a little funky. And not too expensive. From Typodermic. Via MyFonts.
Just stumbled across this little set of photos from back when I was at Dwell Magazine. For some reason they sent three guys, of dubious reliability—only one of which was a writer—to cover the Concours d’ Elegance car show at Pebble Beach. I shot a ton of pictures and actually part of this little series [...]