Stop-Motion Animation About The History Of Typography

Jan 3, 2015
In this neat animated short, Ben Barrett-Forrest reveals the history and evolution of typography. After a long past of scribing literature manually, Blackletter was created as the first ever typeface.

Ben travels through time, introducing the individual contributors to typography all over the globe as they appeared. Words are an incredibly powerful tool and typography creates ease for expression, which is something many people take for granted. Ben found a way to remind everyone of the journey typography went through to get where it is now.
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