Microscopic in Rockwell

The word microscopic was combined with the Rockwell typeface because of its turn of the century, typewriter like, technical feel. The first “O” is placed directly in the center of the typographic composition to place the word “scopic” front and center with an, under the microscope feel. “scopic” appears smaller than “micro” and is placed inside the “O” to portray the act of examination while enhancing the connection between visual presentation and the function of a microscope.

Typography as image Microscopic in Rockwell by Andrew McConville.
Typography as image Microscopic in Rockwell.

Instructor: Bethany Armstrong

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