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Type Player 2
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Type Player 2
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Every designer will want to add a copy of Type Player 2 to his or her personal resource library. When faced with an empty layout or a new project, this book will kick start your imagination with 256 pages full of inspirational photos.
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Shunning the boring and predictable, the designers featured in Type Player 2 look to unconventional mediums to enliven type creations, playing with dimension, perspective, and motion.

Sometimes the designers literally create type designs out of thin air — one project uses photo documentation of light in motion to form a “T,” while another manipulates the shape of the sky between skyscrapers to capture letters in the negative spaces.

Unusual materials used to create type design include Rubik’s cubes, feathers, electrical cords, and used plastic bags. The innovative projects included in this book demonstrate the boundless nature of creativity, and will undoubtedly motivate any designer perusing these pages to aspire to new heights.

256 pages, Flexi-bound, 8 1/4'' x 11 1/4'' (210 x 286 mm)
750 color illustrations, English
ISBN: 978-1-58423-433-3  $ 39.95
See also:

Typoholic NEW
Typoholic
Typoholic features the most recent trends in type design. Includes an intro­ductory section presenting more than 40 brand new type families. more...

Type Image
Type Image
One of the most comprehensive surveys of type ever published, Type Image showcases contemporary works that challenge the type/image divide. more...

Type Addicted: The New Trend of A to Z Typo-Graphics
Type Addicted
A rich selection of experimental type­faces and their appli­cation reveal the diversity of innovat­ive approaches to reinforce brand identity. more...


I Love Type Series (vol. 08) - I Love Times NEW
I love Type (vol. 08)
I Love Times
Commissioned by British newspaper The Times in 1931 as a re­sponse to a critique of the previous type­face they used. more...

I Love Type Series (vol. 07) - I Love Helvetica NEW
I love Type (vol. 07)
I Love Helvetica
Designed in 1957 by Max Miedinger and Eduard Hoffmann at Haas Type Foundry, Switzerland. more...

I Love Type Series (vol. 06): I Love Franklin Gothic NEW
I love Type (vol. 06)
I Love
Franklin Gothic
Franklin Gothic was designed by Morris Fuller Benton in 1902. more...

I Love Type Series (vol. 05) - I Love Gill Sans NEW
I love Type (vol. 05)
I Love Gill Sans
Gill Sans, a sans-serif typeface widely used today, was designed by Eric Gill in 1926. more...

I Love Type Series (vol. 04) - I Love DIN
I love Type (vol. 04)
I Love DIN
The design of DIN was based on a 1905 type­face for the Royal Prussian Railway Ad­min­istration. more...

I Love Type Series (vol.3) - I Love Bodoni
I love Type (vol. 03)
I Love Bodoni
Designed in 1798 by Giambattista Bodoni, the serif font Bodoni drew inspiration from Baskerville and Didot. more...

I Love Type Series (vol.2) - I Love Avant Garde
I love Type (vol. 02)
I Love Avant Garde
Designed by Herb Lu­balin as a logo, not a typeface, Avant Garde has had a tumultuous history. more...

I Love Type Series (vol.1 - I Love Futura
I love Type (vol. 01)
I Love Futura
Created in 1927 by Paul Renner, it shows the influence of Ger­man Bauhaus. more...
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GINGKO PRESS | GRAPHIC DESIGN TYPOGRAPHY BOOK | ISBN-13: 9781584234333 | ISBN-10: 1-58423-433-4 / 1584234334