How's Your Type Vision? Check it on these Type Spec Vision Tests

January 7, 2011
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How's Your Type Vision? Check it on these Type Spec Vision Tests

Can you see type? Take a look at graphic design student and freelancer Ryan Riegner's Type Spec Vision Tests. He altered the traditional Snellen eye charts to focus on both the structures and name of the selected typography.

Design, typography, poster, vision, spec
Design, typography, poster, vision, spec
Design, typography, poster, vision, spec

The vision tests are normally composed of unique "optotypes." for determining visual acuity. As Ryan says, they would "make a great installation in the home of any witty type designer with an extremely long hallway."

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Jessica Patterson

Jessica Patterson

Hi, I'm Jessica. I'm a Designer and Writer at Drawbackwards and write for the Design Blog at Design.org. I enjoy vintage things, letterpress, publication design, and long walks around the Cesar Chavez Park pond. You can follow me on twitter at @jessdoodled for lots of fun randomness.

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