The creative and strategic application of shadows and three-dimensional features to type and lettering has been in practice for centuries. In the past, letters with relief and shadow have been used on signage, posters, packaging, movie titles and publications, allowing lettering to jump off a flat surface for an eye-catching look. Shadowed type still appears in...
Read about Adrian Fruitger's renowned typeface Univers from this 1961 Print magazine article.
If you want to improve everyone’s reading experience, here are a few web typography essentials to keep in mind.
Vintage font advertisements from Print magazine to inspire you for the 2015 Typography and Lettering Awards. Advertisements from the 1950s to present.
Get inspired for the 2015 Print Typography and Lettering Awards with words from type guru Dr. Shelley Gruendler.
Type designer Pablo Medina is giving Bushwick an eponymous typeface. Currently engaged in crowdfunding, his reasons dig deep into his own Latino culture.
Not Retro, But Vintage: Steven Heller profiles letterer Daniel Pelavin.
Paul Shaw breaks down the crucial differences between handlettering and typography.
Last year, we recruited Paul Shaw and Jessica Hische and launched an all-new competition: Print's Typography & Lettering Awards. Now, it's back!
Michael Dooley explores German book cover design featured in the new book, "The Book Cover in the Weimar Republic."