The Raster Tragedy […] by Beat Stamm

Interesting references for any interested in font rasterization. Beat Stamm start his introduction by:

Rendering fonts on digital devices harbors the potential for incredible flexibility and convenience. Gone is the burden of carving individual letterforms out of heavy metals that are hazardous to the environment. At the push of a mouse button, the highly creative oeuvre of a seasoned type designer can be rendered at any type size and device resolution and on any digital output device—just because it’s digital

Read The Raster Tragedy at Low-Resolution Revisited.

Jean François Porchez, 17 March 2011

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