letter spacing

letter spacing

[′led·ər ¦spas·iŋ]
(graphic arts)
Space inserted between letters of a word to open it up horizontally.
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There's the unique letter spacing of the type for the executive producers and the actors.
"Camilla's writing has a large size with wide and irregular word and letter spacing," (http://www.ibtimes.com/camilla-parker-bowles-would-love-be-queen-handwriting-expert-says-2654824) Trussell said .
The layout and design portion of this exercise was not compromised in any way--and with respect to the type, the variables of letter spacing are true in any language.
First, we look at the box and check the bar code, letter spacing, and nomenclature.
In a nutshell, avoid Comic Sans and Papyrus at all costs, unless you are in the mood for a rant about fonts, letter spacing, and typography.
Typewriter fonts had limited functionality when it came to letter spacing. Each letter or number had the same horizontal proportion.
Drivers will be stopped if their registration plate has: | An incorrect font; | Incorrect letter spacing or height; | No BS mark; | No maker's information; | Incorrect badges displayed, eg football badges; | Incorrect graphics on font, eg carbon type letter; | Wrong size plates; | Plates not displayed correctly, and | Incorrectly located screws or studs that have the appearance of changing a letter or looking like a full stop.
Also lightening the look, I made the letter spacing in Williams Caslon just a hair wider than in Adobe Caslon.
After users initially configure their preferences for font, text size, color contrast, and letter spacing, LowBrowse uses those settings for every web page visited, and no further adjustments are needed.
In modern parlance, Tekson says, those are choices about fonts, letter spacing, word spacing, line spacing, and other proportions of graphic design.
This was a painfully slow, laborious process, but working with it gave me a crucial insight into the subtleties of handling type and the importance of such arcane matters as word and letter spacing.
The fixed parameters of the letter-size and slightly larger sheets of white paper, twelve-point Courier type, and de facto grid created by the even letter spacing of the manual typewriter funded a startlingly varied set of experiments with language.