[NTLK] Grant, Grant, he's out man!
davidpk212 at gmail.com
Sat Nov 6 19:25:55 EDT 2010
On 6 Nov 2010, at 23:19, Lloyd Conway <ssgconway at juno.com> wrote:
> Aside from readability, what are the other attributes that make a
> font attractive?
A font doesn't have to be readable to be attractive. Futura is beautiful but favours geometry over readability. Cooper Black is handsome but obviously unsuitable for body text. Even Helvetica's readability is questionable given the uniform design of its letterforms, perhaps making it hard to distinguish one character from another.
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