TURN ANY IMAGE INTO A FONT
For Immediate Release
Contact: Ted Harrison
Pyrus N.A. Ltd.
Tel: 241 902355
Enfour Media Laboratory Pty.
Tel: 81 3 5411 7736
Millersville, MD - Pyrus North America Ltd. announced the release of ScanFont 3.0, a picture and font converter. With ScanFont, literally any picture can be converted to a font. By simply scanning the desired image and then tracing that image, a new and unusual font can be added to your creative repertoire.
The product benefits include the ability to convert obsolete format fonts to Adobe Type 1 or TrueType formats, making a font of your (or your significant other's, or your client's) handwriting, creating a font from any line drawing, converting old print lettering or letterhead into modern electronic format and printing font reference tables.
All of these benefits are realized through an impressive list of features and functions that make Scan Font a necessary addition to any graphic artist's toolkit.
These features include:
According to Ted Harrison, President of Pyrus N.A., "ScanFont 3.0 is perfect for desktop publishers who need an easy way to create custom characters. I can't count the number of applications for this product. Every time I speak to a new customer, I find that they are using the product for things I never even imagined," he continued. "From simple corporate logos and signatures to more esoteric applications like converting old legacy fonts to Adobe Type 1 or to TrueType format for use with your favorite word processing system, this product can do it all easily and automatically."
ScanFont retails for $199. Hardware requirements include 8MB RAM, SVGA monitor and a Mouse. Software requirements include WIN95, WIN3.x, WIN NT or OS/2. All products from Pyrus carry a 60 day satisfaction guarantee.
Pyrus N.A. is a leading developer of digital typography solutions. The company has a full line of products to solve the the most complex typography issues. These products include: FontLab, FontLab Composer, Scan Font, TypTool and SigMaker.