There is no mention of an official Superman emblem font, although some fans have created their own, including the Kryptonian and Smallville "fonts" available from Superman Homepage. In any case, the emblem has changed significantly through the years since its conception in 1938.Continue Reading
For example, the 2013 Superman emblem for the movie, "Man of Steel," features a highly stylized red "S" with a large and sharp upper serif, and an almost non-existent lower one. This figure is surmounted by a shield-shape border. By comparison, the first Superman emblem consisted of a basic sans-serif red "S" inside a yellow police badge shape.
The emblem in the comics became largely standardized between 1944 and 1996, with a straight upper serif and a rounded lower one, prior to Alex Ross's "Kingdom Come" story, which used a red on black and very heavily stylized zig-zag "S."Learn more about Graphic Design
A hand-drawn monogram can be converted to a digital font by a font editor and conversion software program, such as Glyphs, and a vector graphics illustrator, such as Adobe Illustrator. This process also requires a scanner that can scan with a resolution of at least 1600 dpi.Full Answer >
To create and print large letters with a computer, use word processor software such as Microsoft Word, type the desired letter, increase its size by modifying the font options, and then print the file. Modify the page margins if necessary to avoid cutting off the edges of the letter.Full Answer >
To create a font monogram, you can draw your own freehand design, create or download a desired font and use word-processing software to create a monogram, or use one of the monogram-generator programs available online. Websites that offer free monogram generators include MarkandGraham.com and WeddingChicks.com. You can also use software programs including Photoshop or Microsoft Word to design your own monogram.Full Answer >
Different ways to design a logo revolve around three basic logo types: font designs, literal illustrations and abstract graphic symbols, such as the Nike swoosh. Font designs, such as those used by Microsoft and Sony, focus on simple text, while literal illustrations use graphics or photos that explain what the company does, such as a lighting company using a light bulb within the logo. Companies can use online tools and resources, such as 99designs and Logomaker, to design a logo.Full Answer >