Here are some awesome examples of different anatomy schemes made by type and graphic designers from around the world. The images show you how typography is used and how it works. Learn the basics about x-height, baseline, counter, bowl, serif and more. If you have more questions on type, have a look at our typography …

The Anatomy of Type

Typography Series - 01 - Type Anatomy ____________________________________ The ultimate guide to the anatomy of type. I believe all the basic anatomy of. Typography Series - 01 - Anatomy of typography

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"You've known the names of letters and numbers since you were a little kid. But did you realize that every part of those characters have names, too? Knowing this terminology will help you better understand typefaces and communicate about design."

We found TypeTalk: The Anatomy of a Character in our online travels, and being huge type-geeks, we just had to.

The Typographic Desk Reference Written and designed by Theo Rosendorf

Came across this quick reference guide of typographic terms and definitions today. I just love the page above explaining the anatomy and form of letters. What is it with type? The book is called The typographic Desk Reference.

Experimental typography and letter sculpture by austrian designer Andreas Scheiger.

Experimental typography and letter sculpture by austrian designer Andreas Scheiger. I really like the creative idea to show the 'insides' of the letter B as human bone/muscle.

Bodoni Type Specimen - jilliancoorey.com

Designer- Unknown I love how this poster plays with color and shape. Since the poster i mostly white and gray, the yellow parts really stand out and ad emphasize to the larger letters.

Type Anatomy (Rockwell) by William Cundall, via Behance

It's black, gray, and white. Very simple with little circles that resemble nuts and bolts. Gives an interesting mechanical and robotic tone.

Type Classification by Alyssa Harvey, via Behance

Really great tool to reference so that we can get just the right vibe - Type Classification by Alyssa Harvey, via Behance

A useful chart depicting 'The Anatomy of Type'. #inspiration

This chart is a helpful way to illustrate and highlight each of the type anatomy terms that will be useful in this class. They show different examples than what we have seen in our textbook and in lecture.

Typography poster by T.Johnston, via Flickr

West Texas A Type 2 Project: educational poster aimed at informing the viewer about typography and some of its terms.

The Anatomy of Type poster by Maureen Stewart at designstew: for personal use only, and please credit accordingly

The Anatomy of Type poster by Maureen Stewart at designstew: for personal use only, and please credit accordingly

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