Is there a place, or at least a single font out there that is bump-map friendly? By that, I mean a font that can be like Milano LET, but instead of using color for reflection effects, it's used for defining how elevated it would be if it were carved into a stone or imprinted into metal like this:

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The letters on the cap appear to be 3D (which is actually my intended use)

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    a quick google search for "engraved font" will bring you many results with such fonts.
    – Luciano
    Commented Mar 3, 2016 at 9:19
  • @Luciano That's exactly the type of thing I was looking for! thanks! Could you put that as an answer so that I can set this question to "Answered" Commented Mar 3, 2016 at 13:49

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The term you're looking for is Engraved. A quick google search returns many results, similar to the example:

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You might also be able to obtain the same result by applying a Bevel effect to the font (the specifics will depend on what 3D package you're using).

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