December 28, 2018

Optical weights are designed to be set at different sizes so in our example above of the footnotes, we might set the footnotes in the small text weight of the font. Since the small text version is designed, as the name suggests, for smaller text, the font designer will...

December 21, 2018

This is the fifth of a 10-part series of the Ten Keys to Seamless Typesetting.

In our last installment we talked about the importance of using true small caps rather than faux small caps in order to keep the colour of the page consistent.

The same is true when using supe...