Europe in Letters: Locational Typography

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As a freelance user interface designer, a contributor to Getty images and an ambassador of the Behance network, artist Gokhun Guneyhan has got his hands full. Hailing from the city of Istanbul in Turkey, Guneyhan has traveled around most of Europe while acquiring images of his journeys. After sifting through many of his photos from previous trips, he selected a few to use for his typography series.

Beautiful cities such as Paris, Barcelona, Bordeaux and Brussels were chosen. Guneyhan would pick his particular photo and then juxtapose hip typographical elements on top to label that city or location. Each photo is adorned with a different style that really brings out the personality of the city/country. Check out more of his work on Behance, or follow his Tumblr.

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Shawn Saleme

Shawn Saleme is a contributing writer for Visual News. A 4th generation San Franciscan, Shawn has developed an adventurous spirit that has taken him to over 55 countries. His degree in cultural anthropology shapes his perspective and thirst to socially experiment in a rapidly shifting planet. His work has been featured in the Seattle Times, The Globalist and the Daily Mail. Currently he is writing a book about the shared economy. Connect with him @shawnsaleme.

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