Super Easy Typographic Portrait in Photoshop. Last year we posted on Abduzeedo a very cool post about typographic portraits, the 45 Amazing Type Faces - Typographic Portraits became one of the most popular posts on Abduzeedo, and a lot of people asked me how to create that effect in Photoshop.
We have also posted a little tutorial showing how to do that using, Flash Photoshop Quick Tips #5 - Typographic Portrait, however I decided to create a nice typographic effect using just Photoshop. So in this tutorial I will show you how to create a really cool and super easy typographic portrait in Photoshop. We will use the Displace filter and some Blend Modes to achieve the effect. The whole process is quite simple but it might take you some time to add the texts and elements, but once you do that the rest is very straight forward. Step 1 Open Photoshop and create a new document. Step 2 Duplicate the layer and go to Image>Adjustment>Desaturate.
Step 3 With the Horizontal Type Tool (T) create text boxes and start adding texts. Step 4 Step 5 Step 6. 40 Photoshop Tutorials for Lighting and Abstract Effects. Amazing Design Freebies #3. 105+ Logo Design Tuts And Resources. Logo design in today’s world has come to be one of the most important aspects of creating a brand identity and connecting with consumers.
Logo’s are everywhere – the web, books, magazines, newspapers, television, movies…you name it, there is some type of logo. Logos have become a symbol of corporations, business, and success. Nothing says “professional” like a well designed logo. Today, I want to showcase 105+ logo design tuts and resources to help you take your logo design to the next level. Resources These resources are meant to give you the tools you need to design the perfect logo. What Makes A Great Logo – An article that explains four methods to creating a better, more memorable logo. Logo Design Trends – 2008 – It is always interesting to see logos evolve over time. LogoPond – Identity Inspiration – As the title states, LogoPond is a place to get inspired. LogoSauce – Another great resource to browse logos as well as upload and share your own. Logo Design Love – Love logos? 41 Nicest Photoshop Photo Effects [Photoshop Tutorials]
Looking at how powerful Photoshop can be in terms of photo editing, it’s probably not important if you suck at taking photographs or being labeled an amateur photographer.
As long as you picked up a couple of Photoshop photo editing skills, it will still impress those who sees it. So the next time you want to publish some photos online, consider editing them so they look more impressive. Here’s a compilation of 41 Nicest Photoshop Photo Effects you can take into reference. Full content after jump. Mental Wave Explosion EffectHow to create a crazy explosion, like a mix of Magneto’s ability with Peter Petrelli’s power. Best Photoshop Tutorials and Tips Sites. List of Photoshop Tutorial / Tip / Lecture sites. You can use in Photoshop 4.0,7.0 ~ CS,CS2,CS3. This article is 8th one of Best Sites List Series1. Photoshop actions: 124+ Free Photoshop Actions to Boost Your Designs. Photoshop Actions ?
An action is a series of tasks that you play back on a single file or a batch of files – menu commands, palette options, tool actions, and so on. You can create Photoshop action that changes the size of an image, applies a filter to the image for a particular effect, and then saves the file in the desired format. Actions can include stops that let you perform tasks that cannot be recorded (for example, using a painting tool). 30 Awesome Photoshop Text Effects Tutorials. 30 Exceptional GIMP Tutorials and Resources - Noupe Design Blog. Oct 20 2008 GIMP is a freely distributed GNU Image Manipulation Program.
Available for such tasks as photo retouching, image composition and image authoring. It’s always fun to experiment different techniques and learn how to work with various aspects of GIMP to spice up boring pictures and make them into works of arts and masterpieces. So, if you’re interested in learning some new skills, whether you’re a beginner, intermediate or advanced user, these GIMP tutorials are for you. Below you will find an incredible amount some of the best GIMP tutorials hand picked to enhance or highlight whatever action is going on in the photo.
20 PSD Tuts That Will Turn You Into A Photoshop Guru. Many people can use Photoshop, but only a select few can call themselves gurus.
Learn all the methods in the 20 tutorials below and you’ll be well on your way to joining this elite. Rather than focus on tuts for beginners, intermediates or advanced users, we’ve simply chosen ones which produce jaw-dropping effects. All of them are easy to follow, although most do require at least some prior knowledge and experience. 1. Colorful Plexi Text Effect Follow this tutorial to create dazzling, multi-layered, semi-transparent lettering, with a Perspex-like quality. 2. 3D Pixel Stretch Effect File this tutorial under “simple but effective”. 3. Turn a simple cityscape into a torrentially flooded wasteland.