Design a Rocket-Powered Retrofuturistic Digital Illustration Retrofuturism is a topic that has always fascinated me. In this tutorial, we’ll go through the steps of recreating my own experiment in this style. After making the 3D typography in Illustrator, we’ll use Photoshop to create an out-of-this-world digital illustration on the topic of space exploration. Introduction As Wikipedia puts it, "retrofuturistic design is a return to, and an enthusiasm for, the depictions of the future produced in the past (most often the 1920s through 1960s), both in science fiction and in nonfiction futurism of the time, which often seem dated by modern standards."
This tutorial will explain how to use the Opacity texture map to create a ribbon-wrapped 3D text effect in Photoshop CS5 environment. Then, it will explain how to create the confetti brush and its layer styles. The Final Result: Notes: 3D Ribbon Wrapped Text Effect | textuts.com
It seems that text effects have become extremely popular over the last years. Thanks to the new advanced tools and commands Adobe is adding to Photoshop in each new release, users can create more complex typography artworks instead of the dull and boring headlines of the past. Just take a look at these 25 incredible text effects and you will see what I mean. 25 Mind Blowing Photoshop Text Effects Tutorials Folded Paper Text Effect Lighting Shutter Text Effect
Get the FlatPix UI Kit for only $7 - Learn More or Buy Now In this post we have collected 30 must see text effect illustrator tutorials. Enjoy! Create a Furry Calligram in Illustrator Create a Glowing Neon Sign using the Appearance Palette
Today we will learn how to realize a folded paper text effect from scratch in Photoshop. We will firstly create the background using a couple of patterns, then we will work on the type treatment with the help of the pen tool, layer masks and other useful techniques related to dodge,burn and the transform tool. This tutorial is very simple to follow, so I suggest to everyone to give a try. Preview: Click to enlarge
Create Light Painted Typography From Scratch in Photoshop If you’ve ever attempted to write words using traditional light painting photography techniques you probably know how challenging it can be to create words that are easy to read. In this Psd Premium tutorial, author Alex Beltechi will demonstrate how you can create a similar look without a camera and tripod. This tutorial is available exclusively to Premium Members. If you are looking to take your typography skills to the next level then Log in or Join Now to get started! Professional and Detailed Instructions Inside
In today’s tutorial, we will demonstrate how to create elegant, glassy, 3D typography using Photoshop and Illustrator. For this project, I used my company logo. Feel free to apply this effect to any logo, text, or shape. Let’s get started! Step 1 Create Elegant, Glassy, 3D Typography in Photoshop and Illustrator
Easy Casino Style Sign in Photoshop A few weeks ago while walking on the streets of NYC, I saw this big billboard of a movie called Burlesque (http://www.imdb.com/title/tt1126591/). What really caught my attention was the effect applied in the text, sort of those old signage that casinos used to have. I loved that effect and thought it would be a good exercise trying to do that in Photoshop. So in this tutorial I will show you how to create a very nice light effect using basic filters, layer style, blend modes and some stock photos.
Create Dynamic and Textured 3D Text with Perspective in Photoshop and Illustrator | Naldz Graphics In this design tutorial you will be taken through an extensive step by step on how to create detailed 3D text that sits in created environment. We will map graphics onto our artwork, add lighting, texture and more utilizing Illustrator, Photoshop and a bit of patience. This tutorial assumes an Intermediate to Advanced level of knowledge in Photoshop and a Beginner to Intermediate level of knowledge in Illustrator. This is a complicated tutorial, should you have trouble post a constructive and detailed explanation of your problem and I will be happy to work through any struggles! Final Preview
How to Create Super Colorful Typography
This is the first part of a two part series. Part two will be released tomorrow. In this piece you will learn how to bring a simple text to life and place everything in fantastic, colored and glowing 3D space. Add Fantastic Color to 3D Text – Part I
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. In this tutorial I'll show you how to make six different effects using just layer styles. So really this is like six tutorials in one!
How to Create 3D Text Blocks in Photoshop In this tutorial, I’ll show you how to create a 3D Blocks text effect. You need to have Adobe Photoshop CS4 Extended to practice this tutorial. This will be fun and I’m sure you can do lots of cool things using this technique. Let’s get started! Final Image Preview
How to Create a 3D Text Photo Manipulation In this intermediate-level graphic design tutorial, you’ll learn how to realistically superimpose a beautiful three-dimensional text object onto a living room scene with the help of Illustrator and Photoshop. Final result Below, you’ll see the preview of the photo manipulation scene that we’ll be creating together – you can click on it to see the full-scale version. Let’s get this thing rolling, shall we? Opening the stock photo in Illustrator 1 We are going to use a free stock photo of a living room called Home Interiors 1 by Jeinny Solis.
Metal Text Under 12 O’clock Spot Light « PsAwesome★ Awesome Photoshop Tutorials In this Awesome★ Photoshop tutorial, you will learn how to create a metal text which is illuminated from above, casting shadow. Basic transformations, some filters and actions will be covered through out this tutorial. Have fun. Awesome★ Tutorial Video >> Metal Text Under 12 O’clock Spot Light Download the video of this tutorial for just 1$. Here’s the Final Image Before we start lets see the final image we’ll create through out this tutorial.