Design & Technology
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Jovica Veljovic – Font Designer Veljovic, an Inspired Beauty. Discuss Course Code Student Enter Name and Roll Number University or College Name of Professor April 24, 2013 1. Introduction: 1.1 Font: It is a set of characteristics including typeface, size, spacing and pitch.
Each year tons of fonts are being produced. Font designers are now appearing in a brighter screen, which is promising a bright future (NTC Hosting, 2013). Being a graphic designer calls for the perfect selection of font designed for a specific thing, but some dominant and leading fonts are used almost everywhere. For example, the usage of Serif fonts is prohibited for any website by the designers who created the said fonts (Desizn Tech, 2011). 1.2 Font Types: Calligraphy, BlackLetter, Serif, San-Serif, Script, Pixel and Decorative are a few types of fonts available in everyone’s reach (Design Is History, 2013). The fonts are also categorized into different families. Each font may differ from another in boldness, or being italic. Some of the most famous and widely used fonts are Times New Roman, Arial, Verdana, Helvetica and many more (NTC Hosting, 2013). 1.3 Impact of Fonts in our daily life: Fonts have a great impact in our lives, sometimes it is the missing link of the drink and a theory, sometimes it simply makes you happy, sometimes it makes a person think upon it. The color, the shape, the size all matters and varies from a brand to an endorsement to a newspaper. ...