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Brandon Grotesque

This enormous specimen is crammed full of useful detail. Starting with the simple type testers, but it's towards the bottom of the page that the specimen documents intended context, and some of the typeface's key features.

Published on 09 Jun 2020

Greycliff

Of course a specimen about a typeface called Greycliff should be all greyscale. A simple design with stacked images of the typeface in context.

Published on 09 Jun 2020

Kalnia

Stacked images and animations tell the story of the design in this unconventional specimen. Of particular interest is the 'move me and play' panel inviting the user to move individual glyphs around on a black canvas.

Published on 09 Jun 2020