Album cover art meme
A bit over a week ago or so, I saw this meme:
How to create your album cover:
For kicks, I clicked the links… and – honestly, on the first attempt and without tricks – I ended up with this combination of a suitably obscure but simple band name, a perfectly album-suited quotation and a stunningly gorgeous, serendipitously fitting photo. All I had to do was go through my list of fonts looking for a warm typeface, naturally ending up with Jos Buivenga’s mouth-watering Fontin, and then obsess a bit over the placement and colouring of the words. The result is quite striking:
A great picture and a great typeface: nothing else needs be added.