We talked about our “Landsdowne Commercial” project last week. Things have moved on just a little since then. Here’s a revised sampler, showing some thoughts on ligatures (of the typographic kind) and stylistic alternates.
I particularly enjoy adding touches such as these to Greater Albion’s designs – Opentype features are a wonderful way to make computerised typesetting resemble carefully handset work. I suspect there is a philosophical question there – should that be the ultimate aim for today’s technology? A question for further examination, perhaps.
Meanwhile, here’s the latest progress: