FontBook is a typeface compendium in hardback published by FSI FontShop International and edited by Erik Spiekermann, Jürgen Siebert, and Mai-Linh Thi. FontShop International is also publisher of the FontBook. The FontBook is an independent compendium of digital typefaces. The first. Containing font releases up to , FontBook is best used in conjunction with and other online vendors for a more current view.

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It is one of the largest digital type foundries. The idea was successfully pitched by Meek Design to FontShop in ” [6].

In addition to the type specimens, users can find information about the type designer, year of publication, style category, language versions and see-also references to similar alternate typefaces.

FontShop International Former type. Monotype Imaging Holdings Inc. A committee of internal experts TypeBoard reviews submissions for aesthetical, technical, and marketing aspects and decides about publication in the library.

FontShop International is an international manufacturer of digital typefaces fontsbased in Berlin. Sign Up With Email. Jacob Rutherford Read Less.


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Cortana Creative Report by: The iPad app containstypeface specimens by international type foundries. After founding the first German reseller of typefaces FontShop on June 12Joan Spiekermann, Erik Spiekermannand Neville Brody started an independent type foundry just one year later.

Languages Deutsch Bahasa Indonesia Edit links. Tablet Device Project Multiple Owners by: Type designers may submit their own type designs for publication in the FontFont library.

The latest fourth edition from September contains 1, pages with showings of 32, typefaces by 90 international foundries, being the largest printed type reference book of the world.

Fonts published as FontFonts are always named using the prefix FF. The video can be anything from stop animation to film. Commercial type foundries Stock photography Companies established in Companies based in Berlin Information technology companies of Germany.

Add to Collection Copy link. The first edition was published in and revised and extended three times to show as many new and updated typefaces as possible.

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They commissioned a few young type designers to make the first few FontFonts. FontShop International is also publisher of the FontBook. The main focus at FontShop International is the extension and maintenance of the FontFont typeface library.


The aim of FontFont is to offer typefaces ofntshop designers for designers. At present, 22, royalty-free photos by photographers fonthop offered December Retrieved 13 April Comments You must sign up to join the conversation. A video created along side a printed Font book to help promote and celebrate 20 years of The FontShop as part of a student project working in creative pairs to produce the final outcome.

The library now consists of over different font families. FontStruct becomes “a free font-building tool” [7] on ” April 1stwith over 1.

FontShop International

A basic prerequisite is that the type designs are original. The FontBook is an independent compendium of digital typefaces. Meek — Design and Development.