Fleming Fictions Find Fresh Facades

Ian Fleming (d. 1964) acclaimed creator and author of James bond would be celebrating his 100th birthday this year. In commemoration of this anniversary, Penguin UK is re-issuing his series of 14 books...

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German Candy Packaging

It is no secret that I have a sweet tooth (and many cavities to prove it), but I am especially weak in certain cases. These treats were bought mostly out of interest for...

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Fashionable Type

So here is part of Viktor and Rolf’s new runway collection. Not critiquing the actual fashion, this is simply to point out the serious use of type in the clothing. Good or bad,...

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Typotechnica 2007

Typotechnica was a two day conference hosted by Linotype for the fourth time. Held in Frankfurt am Main, Germany, it was conveniently close to the Linotype headquarters in Bad Homburg on April 27-29th....

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ATypI Brighton 2007

This conference was a blur. My experience echoes that of Dan Rhatigan in the first photo – work work work. The majority of time was spent trying to complete my dissertation as the...

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MATD Photo(blog) / page of pics

Some photos & reports from my time at the University of Reading

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MATD Typefaces Online

The MATD07 class website is online now. Most people have uploaded PDFs or links to image samples of their typefaces. I am in the latter group. You can see some more photos of...

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Fonts finally submitted

The MATD 07 typefaces are submitted! Everyone made it in on time and they all turned out really well. In the coming weeks there will be a class website put up where you...

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Non-Latin Type Conference

Staying a few conferences ahead, here is the poster for the Non-Latin conference jointly at St. Brides (London) and the University of Reading’s Typography Department. Definitely try to visit if only for the...

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ICTVC 2007

I can absolutely recommend the ICTVC conferences…

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Pen to Printer

A tiny little event with talks by Humphrey Stone, Michael Harvey, & James Mosley held in Ditchling, UK. More on the seminar here.

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ATypI Lisbon 2006

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