Eli Heuer (@eliheuer )

Eli Heuer

Bio Font Engineer
Location NYC, Earth
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Account created 05-10-2008 08:06:48
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Twitter Web App : Common Desktop Environment (CDE): en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Common_De…

Twitter Web App : If you want to launch your foundry on Type.World in 2020, please get in touch with me about the timeline and checking you into the stable Beta phase.

Android : I was making on a little LISP environment to automate some graphical tasks, like batch resizing pictures, or cropping things(I dont have photoshop) — But the tool has been repurposed by Nikolaus Gradwohl and Antoine De Muynck into a kind of livecoding repl.


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Twitter Web App : New feature coming soon to a FontForge near you: PNG files in SFD. I got it working right.

FontForges image storage is bitmap, and is incredibly wasteful; it was made for a time when libpng wasnt a sure thing.

Also working on referring to files instead of embedding!!

Twitter Web App : I think one of my biggest regrets is not getting more into GNU+Linux when I was a teenager. I remember a friend of mine had a Linux PC that looked something like this, it was awesome:

Twitter Web App : if anyone has job leads on art direction, design consultancy, motion design in riverside county, please let me know

thank you