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Viva Trajan?!

Today we’d like to tell you about Trajan – the font loved by numerous movie poster designers. Trajan is an old style typeface created by Carol Twombly when she was working for Adobe (in 1989). The designer based the font on Roman square capital letters engraved on the base of Trajan’s Column, hence, the name.

Initially, this font was meant to represent anything to do with the Roman Empire, religion, law, class or the past in general. Continue reading