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25 years adrift in the creative industry.

I am Adrian Talbot, longstanding Design Director at creative studio Intro. I’m also a type designer selling my wares at Talbot Type; and a photographer, showing my images at Talbot Gallery. T3 is where I post updates of my attempts to stay afloat creatively
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Lateral Maths
22 February 2012

Equations that are wrong, but right.

It occurred to me while designing the numerals for my Karben font, that some characters are similar to others, but for a bit added or removed.

Nothing revelatory there you’re saying, we all know that, but I liked the idea of presenting these subtle differences as warped equations.

They add up (or subtract), but not in the way we’ve been taught.