This is definitely one of the best things you’ll see this week. If you are familiar with public transport in Lagos specifically ‘Danfos’ you’ll find this all the more exciting. Inspired by the yellow and black of Lagos’ most popular transport icon and the art associated with it, design agency, Dá Design Studio has created a font called Danfo STD. The agency has also created graphics and motion images that go along with it.
Although Danfo drivers are notorious for reckless driving, their automobiles have become an important cultural element. Popular for inspirational stickers, they can be brighten your day on what appears to be a sour day. So imagine our delight when the art that makes our day becomes recognized through its own digital font design, it’s all shades of beautiful to say the least.
Why It’s Brilliant
The font design taps into our collective identity as a people. They tell the story of our culture and can become a very important export. Now designers and other creatives who have always wanted to highlight Lagos Danfo art in their work can easily do so with the Danfo STD font software. The typeface is available for use through a commercial Click here to read entire article
Source:: Tech Cabal