Five minutes of background about the silent characters of TV series – their sets. John Shaffner designed the set of “Friends.” And lots of other sets for other shows. From Monica’s apartment to the now ubiquitous couches in coffee shops that all mirror the Central Perk, the sets set a scene, build a collateral memory, …

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Fonts In Use is “An independent archive of typography”. The website is an archive of photographs of all sorts of items, each photo accompanied by an identification of the particular fonts which feature in its design. Tagged by industries, formats, and typefaces each featured item has a page that states something about the history of …

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