English designer and calligrapher Seb Lester loves letters. He has said that he regards the alphabet as “one of mankind’s most beautiful and profound creations.” As a former corporate typeface designer and logo designer, Lester has since shifted his focus to calligraphy.
In the video below, he demonstrates his calligraphy expertise, creating beautiful and luscious letter forms with swift and deft strokes. The bold black ink leaves little room for error. In an age of computer manipulation and digital rendering, this compilation of hand-lettered logos is a gorgeous testament to the skill involved in crafting things by hand.