# Digital Typography News

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## The Frederika2016 Typeface

Currently, I am working on the digitization of the Fredirika font by Herman Zapf. Originally, the font was supposed to be the Greek counterpart of the Virtuosa font by the same designer. I have completed the digitization of the Greek monotonic part and now I am working on the polytonic part of it. To the best of my knowledge, there was no polytonic support so I have to improvise. So far I got help from Dimitrios Filippou, Yorgos Mathiopoulos, and Yiannis Kontovos. Here is a sample text typeset with this font.

UPDATE: I have completed also the polytonic part fo the font. And the following text was set with Frederika2016 (that is the official name of the font).

UPDATE: An initial release of the font is available from https://www.ctan.org/pkg/frederika2016

June 24th, 2016 at 10:39 pm

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### 2 Responses to 'The Frederika2016 Typeface'

1. I would suggest to decrease the space between two mu, like in the word εμμονές

Γιώγος

4 Jul 16 at 2:42 pm

2. Τώρα θα πρέπει να είναι καλύτερο το αισθητικό αποτέλεσμα.