I am trying to find the fonts used in the following Logo for the Swiss newspaper "Le Matin". I've been trying to use whatthefont.com, but haven't had much success.

Le Matin

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By opening the image in Photoshop, reversing the colors, subtracting the shadow, and adding more tracking, I was able to upload it to WhatTheFont.com and come away with these results:


I believe you are looking for Glosa Headline Black:

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    That's very similar but not quite the same. Perhaps they are using a custom derivative
    – JohnB
    Apr 9, 2013 at 14:36
  • @John, you're right - I didn't notice the curve of the bottom serifs... hmm...
    – joshmax
    Apr 9, 2013 at 14:40
  • @alisamii, you might want to try typophile.com/typeid to see if you can get an answer there.
    – joshmax
    Apr 9, 2013 at 15:30
  • <pedantry>Think you mean tracking, not leading?</pedantry> Apr 9, 2013 at 17:13
  • What ever do you mean, user568458? ... :P ... (as I edit my answer)
    – joshmax
    Apr 9, 2013 at 18:20

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