Synonyms for slimbach or Related words with slimbach
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came to Adobe, he has designed the following fonts for the International Typeface Corporation (ITC):
For many Adobe Originals fonts, particularly those designed by Robert
, Adobe did some degree of redesign along with the conversion to OpenType.
Utopia is the name of a transitional serif typeface designed by Robert
and released by his employer Adobe Systems in 1989.
was born in Evanston, Illinois in 1956. Shortly after, he moved to Southern California where he spent his childhood and his youth. After attending UCLA on an athletics scholarship, he developed an interest in graphic design and typefaces while running a small screen printshop for manufacturing posters and greeting cards. This work brought him into contact with Autologic Incorporated in Newbury Park, California. After training from 1983 to 1985,
worked as a type designer with Autologic Incorporation, where Sumner Stone also worked for a short time. There he received further training, not just as a type designer but also as a calligrapher.
was then self-employed for two years as a freelance type designer, during which developed the two typefaces ITC
and ITC Giovanni for the International Typeface Corporation. He later commented of this period that "I wasn’t really making enough money to live on."
Arno is a serif type family created by Robert
at Adobe intended for professional use. The name refers to the river that runs through Florence, a centre of the Italian Renaissance. Arno is an old-style serif font, drawing inspiration from a variety of 15th and 16th century typefaces.
has described the design as a combination of the period's Aldine and Venetian styles, with italics inspired by the calligraphy and printing of Ludovico degli Arrighi.
According to Richard
, author of "The Transcultural Journey", transculturalism is rooted in the pursuit to define shared interests and common values across cultural and national borders.
further stated that transculturalism can be tested by means of thinking "outside the box of one's motherland" and by "seeing many sides of every question without abandoning conviction, and allowing for a chameleon sense of self without losing one's cultural center".
In 2004, Adobe released Garamond Premier Pro, a new take on the Garamond designs, which
had been working on for 15 years, since he first completed Adobe Garamond in 1989.
Poetica is the name of a calligraphic, ornamental typeface designed by Robert
for Adobe Systems in 1992. As one of the first of the Adobe Originals family of typefaces, it attained a wide usage in digital typography.
The font family is a multi-purpose type suitable for book design, inspired by the calligraphically-inspired humanistic types of the Italian Renaissance.
described his goal as giving it "a tangible style" to be "as readable as possible".
typefaces designed before the 2000s were first released in the PostScript Type 1 format, and later re-released in the more capable OpenType format (abbreviated OT in the following table).
Not explicitly influenced by Bembo but also influenced by Griffo is Minion by
. Released by Adobe, a 2008 survey ranked it as one of the most popular typefaces used in modern fine printing.
A light weight is included only in the display style.
commented that he felt that using light styles at text sizes would be a mistake because they would be hard to read.
Minion Cyrillic was designed in 1992 by Robert
and was conceived as a non-Latin counterpart to Slimbach’s Minion typeface family. There were no Display-sized fonts, expert fonts, or Black-weighted fonts in this family.
Minion is a serif typeface designed by Robert
in 1990 for Adobe Systems and inspired by late Renaissance-era type. The name comes from the traditional naming system for type sizes, in which minion is between nonpareil and brevier, with the type body 7pt in height. As the name suggests, it is particularly intended as a font for body text in a classical style, neutral and practical while also slightly condensed to save space.
described the design as having "a simplified structure and moderate proportions."
is Principal Type Designer at Adobe Systems, where he has worked since 1987. He has won many awards for his digital typeface designs, including the rarely awarded Prix Charles Peignot from the Association Typographique Internationale, the SoTA Typography Award, and repeated TDC awards from the Type Directors Club. His typefaces are among the most commonly used in books.
Among old-style typefaces, some releases of Caslon, such as Adobe Caslon, and Garamond, including Adobe Garamond Pro and EB Garamond, have swash designs. Old-style typefaces which include swashes but do not follow a specific historical model include Minion by Robert
and Nexus by Martin Majoor.
Adobe Jenson is an old-style serif typeface drawn for Adobe Systems by its chief type designer Robert
. Its Roman styles are based on a text face cut by Nicolas Jenson in Venice around 1470, and its italics are based on those created by Ludovico Vicentino degli Arrighi fifty years later.
has notable skills in several fields other than type design: he went to college on a gymnastics scholarship, and he is an accomplished calligrapher and photographer. His photographic work uses black & white film, and is mainly portraits that examine human foibles and idiosyncrasies.
The Originals program was established in 1989, when Sumner Stone hired font designers Carol Twombly and Robert
. This period saw the growth of desktop publishing, at a point when printing and design was becoming more accessible. Adobe already had contracts to digitise and sell fonts by companies such as ITC, but felt that many of these designs had a somewhat dated appearance.
Outside of work for public use,
has designed Adobe's corporate font, Adobe Clean Sans and Adobe Clean Serif, which are used by Adobe in branding and user interfaces. He also designed Adobe Hand B, based on his handwriting, for use in Acrobat's digital signature feature.
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