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  • #31
    Leyral— You are right. My error—I confused the dates. It was Myriad that was introduced in 1992. Frutiger was released in about 1976, not long after being introduced in the signage for the Charles De Gaulle Airport.
    http://www.paulsullivanstudio.com

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    • #32
      Originally posted by Cre8tivDirector View Post
      The segoe family and Avenir are my two favorite font families.
      Avenir is my favorite family atm.

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      • #33
        isn't it interesting how it changes?

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        • #34
          I recently have come to like Eurostile and Klavika as far as sans serif goes

          I think Elephant, Georgia and Bodoni have the wins for me in serif

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          • #35
            I've been using Ronnia a lot lately.
            http://brokenspokedesign.com

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            • #36
              Futura.

              Least favourite is Hoefler.

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              • #37
                Originally posted by Renacido View Post
                I recently have come to like Eurostile and Klavika as far as sans serif goes
                Last job I did for a big ol' corporation that uses Klavika for identity, I ended up buying the whole family. Quite nice, though I feel the italics are under-used compared to the uprights.

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                • #38
                  Originally posted by Meffy View Post
                  Last job I did for a big ol' corporation that uses Klavika for identity, I ended up buying the whole family. Quite nice, though I feel the italics are under-used compared to the uprights.
                  I like the letter shapes for Klavika, but I agree with you about the italics being under-used. I'm not sure which existed first but Tiltium Text has similar shape, and pretty light weights. Though light weight is dreadful for screenprinting at small sizes, it looks like the screener sneezed and left a thin line where something else should have.

                  Have you ever used Itsadzoke? I haven't used it much design wise but the characters are lovely to look at.

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                  • #39
                    Tisk, Tisk Meffy— "uprights", you mean romans. Bad girl.
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                    • #40
                      Helvetica. They even made a documentary on it.
                      www.AdanMGarcia.com

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                      • #41
                        this is my favorite font, galanda-moderna

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                        • #42
                          I have a new font! I love it! [Typo Slab Serif]

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                          • #43
                            I'm a huge fan of Futura.
                            The following sentence is true. The previous sentence is false.

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