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Love, Romance and Happy Valentines in Vintage Letterpress Typography

January 31, 2016 – 3:23 pm | Comments Off on Love, Romance and Happy Valentines in Vintage Letterpress Typography
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Valentine’s Day greeting cards
Valentine’s Day is coming! So, I opened a gallery in my stock photography portfolio dedicated to love and romance. You will find there mostly pictures created with vintage letterpress printing blocks – words like love in different languages, romance, flirt, and, …

Royalty Free Pictures: Power Words in Wood Type

January 19, 2016 – 8:11 pm | Comments Off on Royalty Free Pictures: Power Words in Wood Type
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Power Words
I am working on a new series of letterpress typography images – words, web banners, inspirational and motivational phrases, philosophical questions and alphabet abstracts. Some words are isolated on white, but most are shot against grunge, blue painted wood background. I believe it contrasts …

Alphabet and Number Letterpress Printing Block Sets

December 12, 2015 – 5:12 pm | Comments Off on Alphabet and Number Letterpress Printing Block Sets
new year 2016 replacing the old year

I have started collecting and photographing vintage letterpress printing blocks 5 years ago. Since then I used them to create numerous images of single words, phrases, questions, word abstracts, web banners, icons, and greeting cards. Please check the typography and holiday greetings galleries in my …

Letterpress Typography in Sigma Fisheye Lens Perspective

June 25, 2014 – 8:41 am | Comments Off on Letterpress Typography in Sigma Fisheye Lens Perspective
Sigma 15mm f/2.8 EX DG Diagonal Fisheye Lens

Sigma 15mm f/2.8 EX DG Diagonal Fisheye …. It is always a lot of fun to play with this lens.
The lens is a diagonal fisheye which means the distorted scene with 180 degrees view angle is shown full frame. A minimum focusing distance is …

Wood Type Alphabet – Two New Picture Sets

May 21, 2014 – 4:26 pm | Comments Off on Wood Type Alphabet – Two New Picture Sets
letterpress wood type alphabet

My collection of wood and metal letterpress type sets is growing. These printing blocks are featuring in numerous pictures in my stock portfolio: words, phrases, slogans, proverbs, questions, typography abstracts. They are also used in custom projects.
Some type sets are more than 100 years old …

3 Words Abstracts in Letterpress Wood Type Blocks

March 30, 2014 – 1:22 pm | Comments Off on 3 Words Abstracts in Letterpress Wood Type Blocks
3 word abstract typography

Here is another typography mini series using letterpress wood type blocks – 3 words composed into a rectangle. So far, I have the following word abstracts:

peace, love, joy
laugh, live, love
hold, buy, sell
swim, run, bike
paddle, run, bike
happy, birth/day
happy, new, year
happy, thanks/giving
improve your diet
reduce your debt

This setup …

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