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Find my Font goes mobile

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Find my Font is now available for your mobile device.

All the features you loved on the desktop edition are now available at your fingertips.

Use the power of your phone or tablet to match fonts on the street, at work or just for fun.

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Typography funnies (LOL)

Comic Sans funnieInternet has a huge collection of funny photos of all kinds: cats, trolls, funny quotes, epic fails and more cool stuff to make you laugh out loud.
Here’s my list of top typography fun pictures that will cheer you up quickly!
    Everyone loves to hate Comic Sans
    If fonts were dogs
    Typeface designed for doctors
    and many more ...

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A different kind of hand lettering (video)

Bus Stop Sign VideoI always thought that lettering is painted on city streets using big stencils. I was shocked when I saw the following video. The level of precision and artistry these craftsmen posses is surprising.
This video is a must-watch for anyone who appreciates typography and the craftsmanship that goes into the creation of hand drawn signs.

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This font shows you what it feels like to be dyslexic

DYSLEXIA Font ThumbnailDaniel Britton created the “Dyslexic Typeface” while studying at The London College of Communication. A graphic designer diagnosed as dyslexic and realising that his friends and teachers couldn't appreciate what it meant, he is now using his creative talents to create greater awareness and empathy for those with dyslexia.
To do this he created a font in which he removed about half of each letter and made it intentionally difficult to read. 

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Identify fonts in complex images

Complex ImageLast week we had a request on our Forum to help identify the font used in a complex (deformed) image.
Although Jim has been using Find my Font for quite some time now, he couldn't figure out how to identify the font in the following image.

This post serves as a tutorial on how to use the Image Correction and Deformation tool to prepare the complex image for proper letter selection and font identification.

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