Bengali Typesetting for Graphics Design: Difficulties and Way Out

Author
Abu Kalam Shamsuddin
Department of Multimedia Technology and Creative Arts
Daffodil International University
Md. Baharul Islam
Dept. of Multimedia Technology and Creative Arts
Daffodil International University

Abstract—

Desktop publication (DTP) is an unavoidable part of graphic design and it is completely incomplete without typography. There are some rules on typography to apply on innovative design. Most of the designer doesn’t follow these rules for their typesetting. That why the aesthetic values of graphicsdesign is going down day-by-day in Bangladesh. It is also more time consumed with complexity. We talked with 50 designers in different design firms and asked some basic questions on typography as questionnaires in different geographical area in Dhaka city. The purpose of this paper is to find the difficulties and solutions to overcome these lacks on typesetting for graphic designer.