Essays about: "typeface"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 13 essays containing the word typeface.

  1. 1. I Never Learned To Type With Ten Fingers

    University essay from Konstfack/Grafisk design & illustration

    Author : Laslo Strong; [2022]
    Keywords : typography; blackletter; fraktur; history; calligraphy; typewriting; technology; type design; graphic design; family; typeface; urban; photography; fiction; slash-fiction; Second World War; Polen; Germany;

    Abstract : Luise Schröder founded a private business school in 1910 in Stettin, a city once part of Germany. With a focus on typewriting and stenography, she was a local educator of modern communication. Throughout four generations, her family was impacted by global technological developments and socio-political shifts. READ MORE

  2. 2. Learning from the Past: The Case of the Weimar Republic : A Proposal for Historical Analysis, Revision and Digitization

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för kulturvetenskaper (KV)

    Author : Giulia De Paduanis; [2022]
    Keywords : Weimar Republic; Newspapers; Digitization; Press; Textual Analysis; Historical Repetition; OCR Challenges;

    Abstract : In a world in which current events increasingly evoke episodes from the past and former crises, understanding history becomes fundamental in order to build an informed solution strategy. Nevertheless, one should also recognize to leave one’s contemporary judgment and knowledge in the present, while dissecting the past for valuable insights. READ MORE

  3. 3. Fonts and their correlation to reading speed and information recall

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för elektroteknik och datavetenskap (EECS)

    Author : Fredrik Svanholm; Lucas von Schéele; [2021]
    Keywords : fonts; font; typeface; serif; sans-serif; reading; information; recall; ;

    Abstract : Text can be written with various types of fonts, knowing how the fonts affect the reader is advantageous for developers and creators when choosing what font to use when creating consumable media. Researchers have suggested that the results of a font may be affected by the reader's familiarity with it [6]. READ MORE

  4. 4. Typographical trust issues : The impact of font types on trust in the context of online banking websites

    University essay from Högskolan Dalarna/Informatik; Högskolan Dalarna/Informatik

    Author : Freja Matsdotter; Lellah Johanna Turesson; [2019]
    Keywords : font; online banking; trust; trustworthiness; typography; web design; font; typsnitt; internetbank; tillit; pålitlighet; typografi; webbdesign;

    Abstract : The purpose of this study was to examine if font choices affect how text and sender are perceived in the context of online banking websites. Large amounts of money are invested to produce effective design units; therefore, graphic designers need to be aware of how their font choices impact the readers’ perception of text. READ MORE

  5. 5. Design and use of 3D typography for indoor Augmented Reality mobile applications

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Institutionen för tillämpad fysik och elektronik

    Author : Kajsa Palm; [2018]
    Keywords : Augmented Reality; AR; User Experience; UX; Typography; Legibility; Interaction design; Color contrast;

    Abstract : Augmented Reality (AR), a concept where the real word is being enhanced with computer generated objects and text, has evolved and become a popular tool to communicate information through. Research on how the technique can be optimized regarding the technical aspects has been made, but not regarding how typography in three dimensions should be designed and used in AR applications. READ MORE