Academic Year 2010/11 – Day 13

Today was, very much, another type orientated day. A little bit of sketch book work, followed up by some illustrator to smooth off those curves and realise the sketches in digital form. I’ve noticed a large improvement in my ability to do quick sketches of letter forms (primarily the letter “a”) just to get my…

Academic Year 2010/11 – Day 10

Today was quite interesting. Began with a meeting which put down all the relevant dates for both the essay and development of ideas modules. I came out of it feeling rather nervous and demoralized, not because I haven’t done anything, but because I know I have lots and lots still left to do. However, I…

Bouncy Text in After Effects!

I’ve just finished some quick experimentation in After Effects. The experiment was in aid of my self authoted brief animation which i am going to be produing. This is a short seven second typographic animation, which consists of the text bouncing, falling, spinning and with added motion blur. Tom out!

Africa Type Experiment!

This is the latest type experiment that I have played with. It is yet unfinished and this is just the initial stage of the design. I would like to create a whole typeface in this style. I have tried to evoke Africa through the use of sharp triangles, the reason for this is i feel…