Characters Font Foundry – Vagebond C Light Roman

Characters Font Foundry - Vagebond C Light Roman

Vagebond is a monoline family in three widths, Condensed (C), Normal (N), and Extended (XT). With Vagebond I was inspired by a very old television I once saw on a junkyard. I wanted to create a typeface with round edges that would fit within the 4 x 3 proportion of the screen. It had to be monoline, because that gives it a very simplistic and minimalistic look.

Having created the XT width I felt it needed the both complementing widths to make it complete.

The Condensed version, for me, is the funky rounded version of the DIN. I love DIN, but it sometimes feels just a bit to ‘normed’ for me. Vagebond C brings in a bit more personality.

Although Vagebond looks kinda ‘oldstyle’, it works very well in futuristic designs. It feels best in combination with a super futuristic 3d object.

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Characters Font Foundry – Insider Mediun

Characters Font Foundry - Insider Mediun

Insider is a warm & legible grotesque. It’s custom made for Insider Consulting in Düsseldorf, Germany. It’s highly legible in small sizes because of the basic proportions and the balanced inner forms. It’s optimized for setting longer texts, but also works very well in headlines and leads.

The font family has real italics and not just mathematically slanted Romans. The dynamic cursive shapes root in handwriting. With 8 styles (4 weights + italics), the family is very versatile and can be used for designs with a complex typographical hierarchy.

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Creative Characters – Daniel Hernández – Enero 2012

El año pasado, Daniel Hernández dejó su natal Chile a Buenos Aires, Argentina – sin duda la capital tipográfico de América del Sur – para convertirse en un diseñador de tipos de tiempo completo. Su dedicación ha dado sus frutos. En el breve período desde su primera aparición en los tipos de letra MyFonts, se ha convertido en un habitual en nuestras listas de libros más vendidos. Sus tipos de letra son también muy especial, con esa mezcla de novedad, la diversión y la artesanía que hemos llegado a conocer como, de alguna manera, por lo general “latino”. Después de haber publicado su primeras fuentes en Sudtipos , que ahora es parte de LatinoType , un nuevo éxito de Chile fundición con ambiciones internacionales.

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