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Type Faces By Addi Ganir
Caslon William Caslon Designed: 1720-1726
William Caslonâ€™s font style was influenced by the Dutch. Although it wasnâ€™t as popular throughout Europe, it was in America. It was even used on the Declaration of Independence.
Baskerville John Baskerville Designed: 1750â€™s
John Baskerville designed his font to be used for higher quality books and design.
Didot Firmin Didot Designed: 1784-1811
Designed by a French man, the Didot typeface is an elegant font, but it is best not to be used for body texts.
Clarendon Robert Besley Designed: 1845
Many more typefaces have orignated from Clarendon and have been popularly used on â€œWantedâ€? posters from the Old West.
Futura Paul Renner Designed: 1927
Futura was designed out of different shapes to create a geometrical, clean typeface.
Helvetica Eduard Hoffmann and Max Miedinger Designed: 1957
Helvetica was influenced by both German and Swiss typefaces. It can be used in a lot of different content because of the balanced letters.
Seravek Eric Olsen Designed: 2007
Seravek is a very conservative design and it is one of the fonts that Apple uses.
Exploring forms and counter forms using different type faces.