Why do fonts set to the same (pixel) number of size differ drastically in actual size when displayed on screen? [duplicate]

This question already has answers here: What does the size of the font translate to exactly? (5 answers) Closed 6 years ago. Something that has always puzzled me is the fact that when I change the font used in a program, even though in theory the font size is remains the same, the actual displayed … Read more

What style would you say this cassette tape packaging is?

I’ve provided some concept styles to a client and wasn’t sure how to describe this style. What time period/style does this image evoke most? Answer Well the invention of the cassette tape was in 1962 according to quick Google search. So the time period would fit in the 60’s & 70’s. I would consider this … Read more

Examples of medieval and Renaissance typography? [closed]

Closed. This question needs details or clarity. It is not currently accepting answers. Want to improve this question? Add details and clarify the problem by editing this post. Closed 6 years ago. Improve this question Do you know any fonts that mimic the typography from the Renaissance era? Time: 16th century Place: Denmark/Scandinavia The thing … Read more

Help identifing font of isolated character in historic documet and find modern match

This image below shows a few lines from the July 1948 Bell System Technical Journal. The ‘p’ character in the second line, used to typeset the “p0 = p1 = 1/2″ equation is the character in question. The entire document should be available as a PDF here (14Mb). That particular equation is on page 29 … Read more