low-contrast


Low-contrast typefaces are those with little difference between the weight of the thick and thin strokes.

Books 1

Type specimen presented a typeface family Plotter by Nikola Djurek, with extensive essay by Thomas Maier and Florian Hardwig.

Articles 3

This article highlights some major steps in the historical development of lettering tools for drafting.
Essays · 15 January 2017 · English · 2500 words
Personal notes of the author on the design process and development of Echo and Charlie typefaces.
Typeface stories · 12 January 2015 · English · 1376 words
A brief look at Peter Bilak’s ‘synthetic’ approach to type design which examines both his earlier Eureka and more recent Fedra families.
Typeface stories · 1 December 2004 · English · 838 words

Blogs 17

A practical, comprehensive typeface family specifically created for laying out effective print and PDF forms.
10 September 2019
Over a decade in development, Ping is a new, not-so geometric Sans.
25 March 2019
Inspired by industrial signage, November Stencil gives a unique flavour to short texts and also provides surprising possibilities for colour typography and motion graphics.
13 November 2018
Introducing Gordian, a chiselled sans-serif typeface inspired by Roman inscriptional lettering
19 February 2018
Typotheque launches a new type design programme, a collection of contemporary text and display fonts for the Hebrew language.
23 October 2017