I love motion graphics.
I also love type.
When put together, they either make synchronous harmony….
or commit some of the greatest crimes against graphic design known to man.

The other day, someone sent me a kinetic type video, and I prepared for the worst. Would it be someone’s sophomore year project for their intro to animation class? Would it cleverly use a clip from an edgy movie as it’s soundtrack, like The Big Lebowski or Kill Bill?

I was pleasantly surprised:

I also found this gem shortly thereafter:

Lastly, I have to include my favorite piece of moving type ever to grace the internet:

Any of you have good examples of type in motion to share?

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  1. Erica says:

    Have you seen this video? I love it!

  2. Erica says:

    ok whoops that didn’t seem to work, here is the url: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ajjg3faIQ5A

  3. Elisha Lynn says:

    wow — I really love that second video, I had to watch it twice!

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Kinetic Typography

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April 9th, 2008