Posted by: vanhoff | April 4, 2008

Typography: Hey It’s Friday

Fonts, styles, posture, and other type nuances will vary when deciding what medium your message will be delivered. Typography varies from the web to newspaper. However, fonts can appear much different on paper than they do on screen, which presents the designer to weigh the various options that will best suit the phrase or headline. Since the age of design has moved into the computer generation, Stanley Morrison was noted to say, “The super session of black-letter was not due to any ‘technical advance,’ it was the visible expression of a changed attitude of mind.” Hence, with the realm of possibilities created by the cyber age, one can freely choose to express type by exploring the vast arrays of type and setting.

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