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  2. Elli

    answered Gravicon font

    Thanks for the prompt reply!
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  4. Kevin Thompson

    "Edward Scissorhands" Font?

    I reached out to David Farey, who did the digitization of Luther back in 1992/1993: The typeface Luther was designed in 1967 by Tony Geddes, a British graphic designer and lettering artist. Tony is an accomplished type designer, who has designed more than 50 fonts before the digital era. He worked for the British Broadcasting Company (BBC) creating program titles and support graphics. As far as I'm aware Luther does not have any antecedents and is an original design, but it is more than likely it started out as a caption or series of captions before being made into a full alphabet, the program it was designed for may have been an historical or a period drama that gave the design its characteristics, but that's lost in the relatively recent mists of time... During the late 1980's and early 1990's headline photosetting was going through its death throes as a service industry because of the fast approaching digital era. I ran a headline photosetting company called Panache Graphics, and we managed to make the switch (at that time) from photosetting to digital typography, and in particular, creating digital fonts. Panache was basically 'the last man standing' of the London photosetting houses who had not converted to digital, and were able to purchase the rights to convert many original analog typefaces, from Face Photosetting and other companies, which included the Luther typeface. So, the titles for Edward Scissorhands were likely created using the phototypesetting version of Luther, and the Luther College logo may have had similar origins.
  5. George Thomas

    'Long Wear' Clothing Label

    Check this site. Google returns a lot of information also. https://fontsinuse.com/tags/272/1950s
  6. Please read the rules and FAQ for posting type ID requests here, and update your post accordingly....
  7. Riccardo Sartori

    Typography video channels

    Ideally, the latter. Realistically, what one can gather 😉 There could be a crowdsourced rating system, like on font lists' the entries.
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  9. Here are a few close looking typefaces to get you on the right track. Nothing identical because as Riccardo said correctly, there are obvious reasons. 1) CEYLON top lettering in similar to "OPTI Circus Caps". A google search for Circus typefaces will get you some similar faces, Letraset did one years ago which for the life in me I forget the name. 2) CEYLON CURRENCY FIVE POUNDS watermark try "Cheque Black" or "Engravers Roman". 3) THE BEARER... "Englische Schriebschrift" or "Bank Script" might help. 4) CEYLONESE WRITING - Search for Sinhalese type in google, there will be a typeface built into OSX or Windows for sure. Hope this gets you started.
  10. “Love lettering, illustration, and the wide world of books? Join lettering and illustration icon Jessica Hische for a stunning, in-depth class all about creating lettered book covers in Procreate!”
  11. Ralf Herrmann

    RoboFont 3.2 was released

    Support for Mac OS 10.14, work on the Extensions infrastructure, the Glyph Editor is faster and includes many small improvements, …
  12. “A super type family that is also a journey through the world of type classifications.”
  13. Joshua Belyeu

    "The Crow" End Credits Font?

    Chrysler Compressed is a very close match; I'd say about 95%. The side bars would need to be removed, and some of the center bars moved up...but otherwise that's it. Thanks so much, to all of you for this help. I've been trying to find this typeface for a long time.
  14. Hi Kevin, Thank you so much for taking the time to respond. I agree about them probably being able to put me in touch with the original designer. I stopped in to have lunch and I was wearing a sweatshirt I designed for the Northern California - Paradise, CA Camp Fire, and one of the staff complimented it. I mentioned that I made it and owned a local T-shirt company. She mentioned that they were looking for someone to do shirts for them and then ran and got the manager. Apparently the manager was new and said she wasn’t able to locate the original design. Maybe a little more pressure on my end to see if she can put me in touch with the original designer will work. At any rate, I really appreciate your feedback and so happy to have stumbled across the forum. Kind Regards, Bill Moore, Owner Moore Tees
  15. Kevin Thompson

    answered My boss's diesel shop (GLG)

    Zarathos, Ghost Rider Movie ....
  16. João Miranda shares details about the current Doctor Who design that was created with the agency LittleHaw for BBC.
  17. OMG guyss!! I can't express my gratitude enough. This is my first time on the forum and It already paid off greatly. Thank you a lot.
  18. “You'd think that people forging documents would have learned by now.”
  19. Greg Yerbury

    Help me find something close to this drawn font

    Hi the K is similar in shape to Mayak
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  21. Ralf Herrmann

    The World’s Writing Systems

    This website presents one glyph for each of the world’s writing systems. It is the first step of the Missing Scripts Project, a long-term initiative that aims to identify writing systems which are not yet encoded in the Unicode standard. As of today, there are still 146 scripts not yet encoded in Unicode. Concept: Johannes Bergerhausen, Hochschule Mainz, Germany Research: Dr. Deborah Anderson, Department of Linguistics, UC Berkeley, USA Type Design: Font »BlockDock« by J. Bergerhausen and Jérome Knebusch, 2015—2018 Font »MissingScripts« by J. Bergerhausen, Arthur Francietta and Morgane Pierson at ANRT, Nancy, France, 2016 — 2018 Design: Ilka Helmig, Johannes Bergerhausen, Cologne 2018 Design/Coding/UX: wysiwyg*, Düsseldorf 2018
  22. Bluescreens is tall like this font but doesn't have the eccentric lettering.
  23. Ralf Herrmann

    Pracownia PanBonTon

    Pracownia PanBonTon is a letterpress studio in Bielsko-Biała, a city in the south of Poland. They print business cards, stationary, invitations, coasters, postscards and so on.
  24. Ralf Herrmann

    Terminology nitpicking: to license a font

    Just for clarity, a source for the verb: https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/license
  25. you are right, I don't know why I thought it was another. Thank you!
  26. George Thomas

    answered What’s the font? Seneca Motor Company

    Sign painter's work. If I were trying to imitate the sign I would use either Eurostile Medium or Bold.
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