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...

October 28, 2018

If I were to ask you what laser or radar stands for, you might be surprised to find out that they are both acronyms. You can click on the words to find out for

March 25, 2018

However, if the quality of the image is not good enough for press, then the image will be imported as large as possible such that it will be possible to print the image. For low quality images, this will give you visual feedback as to what the largest size the image ca...