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The Basics of Typography

The Basics of Typography

Bowl

Bowl

Arm

Arm

Typographic Anatomy & Measurements | WEB112 | Premium Design Works

Typographic Anatomy & Measurements | WEB112 | Premium Design Works

Stem

Stem

“In typography, a counter is the area of a letter that is entirely or partially enclosed by a letter form or a symbol (the counter-space/the hole of). Letters containing closed counters include A, B, D, O, P, Q, R, a, b, d, e, g, o, p, and q”. Source:https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Counter_(typography)

“In typography, a counter is the area of a letter that is entirely or partially enclosed by a letter form or a symbol (the counter-space/the hole of). Letters containing closed counters include A, B, D, O, P, Q, R, a, b, d, e, g, o, p, and q”. Source:https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Counter_(typography)

The Basics of Typography

The Basics of Typography

The type's point size which is determined by measuring from the highest ascender to the lowest descender (plus any additional white space to the descender line).

The type's point size which is determined by measuring from the highest ascender to the lowest descender (plus any additional white space to the descender line).

Ascender

Ascender

I like this example because the individual items work well independently and when paired together they make a visually dynamic composition.  I also love how each item ties into the tagline.

I like this example because the individual items work well independently and when paired together they make a visually dynamic composition. I also love how each item ties into the tagline.

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