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This article was published on December 2, 2010

    Superb Kinetic Typographic Animation

    Superb Kinetic Typographic Animation
    Leon Pals
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    Leon Pals

    New media professional & entrepreneur that loves Tumblr and is a project manager and trend watcher on the side. Check his .com or see wh New media professional & entrepreneur that loves Tumblr and is a project manager and trend watcher on the side. Check his .com or see what he looks like on Facebook.

    Superb what? Kinetic Typographic Animation, I know, it’s a mouthful. But then again it’s seriously cool. It’s a way to animate text or lyrics using appropriate fonts or typography to better communicate the message. Jonathan Coulton made a song called ‘Shop Vac’ which lends itself perfectly for this kind of animation, go see for yourself:

    Now I know most of you have already seen clips like these but in my opinion; this is one of the best I’ve ever seen. Do you know a better one? Please let us know!