tried the site what the font with no luck. I am looking for a font (Free since for one time use in a title) that has this leaning "A". I know the font is a popular one as I've seen it in many designs as of late.

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Here is an example of a similar font found in an image online. If anyone has any ideas what font this or one similar please let me know

Thanks in advance

  • Does it matter which side the 'A' tilts to?
    – Hanna
    Commented Apr 27, 2012 at 5:03

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The font is a redrawn Avant Garde (J U and E are different). Avant Garde was originally designed with alternative forms such as the straight-sided A you illustrate — and another leaning the other way, along with lots of other combining forms. That particular A would have been used in a word like NATURAL, so it butted up against the N and slid under the T.

Example at MyFonts — use JOURNEY as the sample text. The R is the clincher.

Edit: there are examples of the alternative combining forms at FontShop. But I very much doubt that there is anything free.

  • That's it! Thank you. I have Avant Garde, but not the alternatives. Will probably mock something up in illustrator since this is only for the title in a video presentation. Thanks again for your answer.
    – Danferth
    Commented Apr 27, 2012 at 17:05

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