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This specimen from Nodo Type Foundry is notable for it's long-form text type tester. It provides options for the user not seen in many specimens: multiple columns, multi-language, and different default character sets.

Published on 14 May 2021


I'm not going to say too much about this one. Expect conventions to be broken, and preconceptions challenged.

Published on 09 May 2021


Mercure, designed by Charles Mazé, is the result of an inquiry into Latin epigraphy and the typographic forms associated with that discipline. A touch of the experimental mixed with the conventional of digital type specimens. Yes please.

Published on 05 May 2021