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Keystrokes [Douglas F. Olena]

Douglas Olena's company, Keystrokes, is located in Birmingham, AL. Great typefaces by Doug Olena (b. 1953) include Adastra (Herbert Thannhaeuser, 1928, revival 1995), Ampersands (1995), Arwen (1995), Blocks (1995, a very black geometric face), Elegant (1995, art deco), DecoBats, Hindenburg (1995), Informal Black (1995), Marquis (1995, like Broadway), Maximilian (Rudolf Koch, 1917, revival 1995), Metropolis and Metropolis Shaded (1928, after Willy Schwerdtner), Minimal (1995, a very thin avant garde font), FFD Neuland (Rudolf Koch, 1922, revival 1995), Newton Inline (Rudolf Koch, 1928, revival 1995), Poetry (1995), Questions (1995), Searsucker (1995, another Broadway style font; see Agfa), FFD Sphinx (Deberny&Peignot, 1925, revival 1995), Stalk (1995), Tube (1995), and the classy MontBlanc Regular and MontBlanc Engraved. Fox and Arwen are freeware. His fonts at Agfa/Monotype: Adastra, Ampersands, Arwen, Blocks, Elegant Inline, Elegant Open Face, FFD Neuland, FFD Neuland Inline, FFD Sphinx, FFD Sphinx Inline, Hindenburg, Informal Black Condensed, Informal Black, Marquis, Maximilian, Metropolis ShadedCS, Minimal, Newton Inline, Poetry, Poetry Inline, Questions, Searsucker, Searsucker Bold, Searsucker Outline, Stalk, Tube. His CV reveals that he has a Masters in Philosophy! Many of his fonts have been absorbed into the Monotype collection without further mention of Olena or Keystrokes.

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file name: Doug Olena Arwen


file name: Douglas Olena Adastra 1995


file name: Douglas Olena Elegant 1995


file name: Douglas Olena F F D Sphinx 1995


file name: Douglas Olena Hindenburg 1995


file name: Douglas Olena Informal Black 1995


file name: Douglas Olena Marquis 1995


file name: Douglas Olena Marquis 1995b


file name: Douglas Olena Metropolis 1995 after W Schwerdtner 1928


file name: Douglas Olena Metropolis 1995 after W Schwerdtner 1928b


file name: Douglas Olena Metropolis Monotype 1995 after Willy Schwerdtner 1928


file name: Douglas Olena Minimal 1995


file name: Douglas Olena Newton 1995


file name: Douglas Olena Poetry1995


file name: Douglas Olena Searsucker 1995


file name: Douglas Olena Stalk 1995







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