Graphic Design Learning Outcome 6

Nowadays, there are two different types of letters that we know of today:

One of them is Captial letters which came from carved letters of the Romans.

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Image from thing.net

The other are the small case letters which came from the Book of Kells.

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Most books back then have to use the printing press to produce copies.

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Image from openlab.citytech.cuny.edu

Until the Industrial Revolution, which began in the 19th century, where metallic casings and typewriters was invented and the consumer ease that soon followed.

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Image from explainthatstuff.com

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Image from sig.alumni.virginia.edu

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Image from theobserver.ca

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Image from deathlytriforce.deviantart.com

Then the personal computers (PC) soon followed in the 80’s.

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Image from simplyeighties.com

Now we have the computers that we know of today.

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Windows logo

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Mac Logo

 

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