OpenType features

 

By Stefan Peev, July 24, 2018

 

Why we need to understand OpenType features

Much of the font creator programs offer nowadays simplified ways to create OpenType features. But when the things go wrong these programs could not help us. So we need to understand the structure, the logic and the syntax of the OpenType features.
Like in every other process, which we want to know how to rule, we need to start with some learning. Here are the basic resources for OpenType features.

Further Readings

Tal Leming: The Unofficial OpenType Cookbook
Martin Wenzel, Christoph Koeberlin: An Introduction to OpenType Substitution Features
Glyphs: Tutorials Tagged “OpenType Features”
 

Remarks

Stefan Peev

Stefan Peev is a graphic designer and typographer from Bulgaria.

 

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