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Photoshop tutorials: Text effects. Text Effects. Grungy Rusted Carbon Fiber Text Effect. Here we’re going to show you how to create a grungy rusted carbon fiber text effect using a couple patterns from Webtreats ETC.

Grungy Rusted Carbon Fiber Text Effect

Step #1 First you will need to download the two textures below and convert them into photoshop patterns for later. To do this simply open each image then go to EDIT >> DEFINE PATTERN in the menu. Alternatively, if you’ve downloaded the source files at the end of this post, simply install the included (.pat) pattern set by double clicking on it.) Click here to download all tutorial assets in zip file. Text Effects. Brushed Silver Reflective Text Effect. Here we’re going to show you how to create the image below – an elegant brushed silver text effect immersed in an abstract reflective watery scene.

Brushed Silver Reflective Text Effect

Step #1 First you will need to download the two textures below and convert them into photoshop patterns for later. To do this simply open each image then go to EDIT >> DEFINE PATTERN in the menu. Alternatively, if you’ve downloaded the source files at the end of this post, simply install the pattern set entitled reflective-brushed-metal-tut.pat by double clicking on it.) Click here to download all tutorial assets in zip file. Step #2 Create a new transparent document 670px * 400px at 72dpi as seen below. Step #3 To keep our psd file organized first click on the folder icon in the layer pallet 3 times to create three folders and name them FRAME, TEXT, and BACKGROUND respectively. Photoshop,Illustrator,3d and graphic design tutorials at Create a Stunning Text on Wild Fire Effect. 40 Photoshop Tutorials To Create Gorgeous 3D Text Effects.

Designbeep is a design blog dedicated to web developers,bloggers,designers and freelancers.Our aim is to share everything about web design,graphic design,tutorials and inspirational articles and more. wow… those are some great tutorials. I typically like to keep my websites light on the graphics but these make me want to jazz things up some. Awesome tutorial! I am opening Photoshop now C:Thanks. Very nice work i really leaning from theses tuts much Nice tutorial set, very useful ! How to Make a Wooden Text Effect with Adobe Illustrator. In the following tutorial you can learn how to create "wooden text".

How to Make a Wooden Text Effect with Adobe Illustrator

Using the 3D Extrude and Bevel Tool combined with some clever gradients and layer effects you can make this great effect that's perfect for text and symbols alike. Step 1 Create a 700 by 300px document. Select the Type Tool (T) and add your text. I've used the New Facebook font, but you can use any font you like. Photoshop Text Effects Tutorials. Photoshop Custom Shapes As Text Frames Tutorial. In this Photoshop Basics tutorial, we’ll learn how to create some interesting text layouts using custom shapes as text frames!

Photoshop Custom Shapes As Text Frames Tutorial

In other words, we’ll be drawing a shape using one of the custom shapes that ship with Photoshop, but rather than filling the shape with color as we normally would, we’ll fill it with text! Here’s an example of the effect we’ll be learning to create. The background image (without the text) is available from the Fotolia image library. Of course, you can use a different image if you prefer, or simply create a new Photoshop document with a white background to use as you follow along: A heart shape, rotated slightly and filled with text. Let’s get started! Step 1: Select The Custom Shape Tool Select Photoshop’s Custom Shape Tool from the Tools panel. Click and hold on the Rectangle Tool, then choose the Custom Shape Tool from the menu. Step 2: Choose A Shape The preview thumbnail displays the shape that’s currently selected. Step 3: Select The “Paths” Option. 50 Essential Photoshop Text Effect Tutorials.

Last month I published a collection of 45 Photoshop Tutorials for Better Navigation, which quickly became one of the most popular posts on this blog.

50 Essential Photoshop Text Effect Tutorials

Due to the response, I spent some time finding more great Photoshop tutorials. Here are 50 of the best tutorials for working with text. If you are interested in inspiration for typography and text effects, you’ll love our new gallery site TypeInspire. Text Effects. Photoshop. Photoshop is widely used by many to make an image look very cool and bright.


It assists in enhancing the photos to a large extent. Several of its features can completely transform a dull and boring picture to a very smart and perfect one. There are several easy Photoshop tutorials to make the lives of Since blogging became a popular method of self-promotion for designers, there has been a virtual “Cambrian explosion” with regards to the number of Photoshop tutorials online.

Nowadays, you can find high quality design tutorials that show off Photoshop effects that even exceed many of the effects shown in paid tutorial DVDs, all for free at Photoshop actions can speed up the workflow for designers, artists and photographers by containing commonly desired effects in a prepacked file. For designers, free Photoshop textures can be the most useful resource in their library. The days of printseem to be quickly passing us by.

Create an Awesome Funky Text Effect. Funky, abstract text effects can yield incredibly stunning results.

Create an Awesome Funky Text Effect

Whether they’re fiery and explosive, cool and sleek, retro, or intricate vector compositions, the techniques used in abstract text effects are applicable across nearly all fields of design. In this tutorial, you’ll learn step by step, with a plethora of details and screenshots, how to create an awesome funky text effect. Master digital artist Bruno Kenzo will take you through his detailed workflow that he used in the creation of his work, FUNK-IT, which has received significant recognition in the design community including a Daily Deviation on deviantART.

Photoshop Tutorials. Photoshop tutorials for every photoshop user. Achieve a shiny diamond bling-bling text effect using photoshop Step 1.

Photoshop tutorials for every photoshop user

Make a new document and write your text on it. Papercraft Text Effect. Wired Magazine introduced on the September 2008 issue a new headline design created by Mario Hugo.

Papercraft Text Effect

This cool headline design struck me with its beauty and simplicity. So I decided to turn this effect into a Photoshop tutorial. Although the effect is a bit different, all credit should be given to Mario Hugo. Since he designed a custom typeface for these headlines, I had to find some similar typefaces to apply this effect. The first and obvious choice was the popular Baby Teeth font. As usual, my tutorials are very long. Create the Background Go to FILE > NEW… and create a new 600px x 200px document with a white background. Now let´s create the gradient for the background. 1 – Create the new gradient using the settings in image below.2 – Click on the NEW button and give it a recognizable name. 3 – The new gradient will appear on the gradients library.

Select the gradient tool and then from the gradients pull down menu (1), choose the gradient we´ve just created (2). Photoshop Collage Tutorial multiple images in Photoshop. Tutorials on creating metal type abound online, as do variations on simple liquid effects.

Photoshop Collage Tutorial multiple images in Photoshop

Most are fairly short, offering a good foundation for the reader on how certain effects are achieved but fail to take that extra step (or few steps) to make the piece really shine. Once you have an idea of how different techniques fit together in a piece, it is fairly easy to combine, say, the process to create metal and the process to create liquid to create something that exists in both sides of the FX map. Create a new image with the following attributes: Width: 11 inches Height: 11 inches Resolution: 300 ppi, 8bit Background Color: White Color Mode: RGB (Important or it won'r work) Layered Text. Textured backgrounds in Photoshop.

After writing the articles about the creation of an inset effect on text in Photoshop, followed by how to create this same effect in Illustrator , I received the request from Josephine if I wouldn't mind explaining how I created the textured background of the graphic used in that article. Here is how I did this… The textured background Below is the background I'm talking about. It uses different elements combined, stacked in different layers on top of each other, using different opacity values and layer modes. 30 Best Photoshop 3D Text Effect Tutorials. Early this year, I shared with you some “30 Astonishingly Fresh Examples of 3D Typography“. Now we have 30 of the best Photoshop 3D text effect tutorials rounded up for everyone who wants to create their own stunning 3D text effect. 3D text effect is a strong and eye-catching text effect, and quite easy to create as opposed to many preconceptions that only hardcore digital artists or designers can do this. You don’t need to learn a separate 3D software in order to create one.

For most basic 3D effects, you’ll only need Photoshop, using bevel and emboss styles, pattern overlays, along with combining different techniques to seamlessly mount your 3D text into a related background. Text Effects. 30 best photoshop text effect tutorials for designers. Advertisement Photoshop is a graphic editing software and has been described as “an industry standard for graphics professional”. Photoshop provides functionality for designers to convert their concept into a self explained graphic. Especially in Typography, there is no limitation of creativity in terms of presentation, instruction and final results. Google engine can find hundreds of Photoshop tutorials around the world, but it is really a difficult task to find out the best suited one.

Below we present 30 Text effect tutorials and we also provide the link to their original sources. 1. Extremely glossy and shiny text effect. PSD file is available to download,glitter texture,free psd text effect file, glossy drops,glitter glass effect,free psd text effect file, Freshness, Yellow, orange bubbles. 6 Quick?n?Dirty Photoshop Text Effects From Scratch. Photoshop is great for embellishing display text with little effects. When you add layer styles into the equation, you have the added benefit of the styles being easily transferable.

Transparent Glass Lettering in Photoshop. In this tutorial, we're going to use some super layer effects and a bit of extra magic to make a lettering style that looks transparent and stunning. Because there is so much use of layer styles, you need to download the sample PSD from the link at the bottom of the tutorial in order to follow along. Step 1: Create Detailed Letters of Gold and Diamond. This tutorial will show how we can create a set of detailed letters with gold and diamond. We will learn how to use the Polygonal tool to make a simple diamond and also introduce a convenient way to duplicate layers with minimal efforts.

Preview of Final Image Create a new document of size 1000×700 pixels. Pick the Polygonal tool, set it to Shape Layers mode, sides to 18 and foreground color to #CECECE. Make a polygon on the document like what I did below. Make another smaller polygon above the earlier one with foreground color #A8A8A8. Select the Pen tool, set it to Shape Layers mode and foreground color #676767. Repeat the same steps to cover the entire polygon. 60 New Stunning Text Effect Tutorials Using Photoshop. Multi-colored effect tutorial. Many people asked me: “How did you make the soft glossy effect in the presentation image of your Duplex font?” The answer is short and simple. Discover it by following the step-by-step tutorial below. Enjoy! Many people asked me: “How did you make the soft glossy effect in the presentation image of your Duplex font?” The answer is short and simple. Duplex font > 25 Mind Blowing Text Effects Photoshop Tutorials.

1stwebdesigner - Graphic and Web Design Blog. Photoshop is revered as one of the best digital multimedia solutions software. So there is no question on what you need to know about Photoshop layers because there is always something to be learnt about this amazing software. It basically encompasses every design need there is. Artists consider using it because of its flexibility. It can be utilized by any artist notwithstanding their design inclinations. Most photographers use the software in editing their photos. Read More Most designers find Photoshop very versatile. Not to exaggerate, Photoshop can supply all your design needs. 1stwebdesigner - Graphic and Web Design Blog. 40 Adobe Illustrator Text Effect Tutorials - Noupe Design Blog.

The Best Text Decoration Tutorials on the Web. If you are a web designer, we bet you know how challenging and difficult it can be to create a nicely decorated text. However, the fruits of such routine yet highly creative work are always extremely valuable, because professionally decorated text contributes to the overall success of the project, making it unique, authentic, and easily identifiable. To help designers and offer them some fresh ideas on text decoration, we have collected the best tutorials on text manipulation and decoration styles from all over the Web and brought them up here to the Cruzine magazine.