Tagged: typography

Jon Contino

Alphastructaesthetitologist: Jon Contino

While many would call him a typographer, an illustrator or, simply, an artist, Jon Contino calls himself a Alphastructaesthetitologist. Don’t bother looking it up on Wikipedia, you won’t find anything. That being said, the title seems...

marc-shur-sign-language

Sign Language: Marc Shur

If you want to see fantastic examples of classic typography and retro design, sometimes all you need to do is look up. Photographer Marc Shur has photographed a great collection of vintage signage from...

Metro Card Collages

Amazing Collages Of New York City Landmarks

Manhattan-based artist Nina Boesch has found a use for the thousands of Metro Cards discarded every day by commuters in Gotham. She repurposes them into fantastic collages of New York City landmarks, such as Guggenheim Museum,...

Dana Tanamachi

Chalk It Up To Awesome: Dana Tanamachi

I have sort of a mild obsession with typography. I tend to collect fonts like others might collect comic books or baseball cards. Granted, I only tend to use a handful of the hundreds...

Faking 3D Text in Photoshop

Faking 3D Text in Photoshop

One of my favorite shows on television at the moment is Fringe, which is odd, since I really couldn’t get into the first couple episodes. Anyway, the first episode of season four aired last...