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Wayfinding Sans Demo typeface
- Wayfinding Sans Demo typeface
A free trial version from the Wayfinding Sans signage type family
- The ultimate signage typeface. A type family designed by Ralf Herrmann that sets a new standard for legibility in the context of signage and wayfinding. Wayfinding Sans is not just “yet another signage typeface”. This project is unique in many ways. Ralf Herrmann, the designer of Wayfinding Sans Pro, started this projects with extensive field studies, driving tens of thousands of miles to explore the legibilty of road signage typeface in dozens of countries around the world.
The results of these explorations along with an extensive study of relevant scientific legibilty research formed the theoretic framework for creating an “ultimate” signage typeface ...Full article on I Love Typography:http://ilovetypography.com/2012/04/19/the-design-of-a-signage-typeface/
Behance page for the full Wayfinding Sans family:http://www.behance.net/gallery/Wayfinding-Sans-Pro-Typeface/4227243
(Free Download discontinued)