low-contrast


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

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 12

Plotter is a massive type family that explores the world of technical drawings and architectural plans
24 May 2017
Nara Sans is an energetic sans serif version of Typotheque’s Nara family, echoing the original concept of dynamic, upright cursives and slanted italics.
11 April 2017
November is a rational, utilitarian typeface inspired by street signage. Unlike most signage types it also handles long texts with ease.
12 September 2016
Typotheque’s latest release Zico is a beefy Slab-Serif family with wider proportions. Inspired by sports aesthetics, it includes a broad range of styles that perform equally well at big and small sizes.
13 June 2016
Vita is a distinctive and quietly confident 21st century sans serif typeface for high and low resolutions.
18 January 2016