The Top 30 Text Effect Tutorials for Awesome Results Text effects are one of the most common tutorial subjects for Photoshop. Since text is used in all forms of design and advertising, it makes sense to not use simple plain colored text for every application. However, a lot of the text tutorials for Photoshop yield substandard results, and it can be hard to find high quality tutorials. We’ve collected up the top 30 text effect tutorials that yield awesome results in Photoshop. Enjoy, and if you have any other tutorials that you think deserve a mention, leave a link in the comments! Create an Awesome Funky Text Effect Smashing Your Creative Block – Broken Glass Text Effect Create a Steam Powered Typographic Treatment Amazing Exploding 3D Words in Photoshop Create a Beautiful 3D Text Composition Add Fantastic Color to 3D Text Create a Cool 3D Graffiti Text Effect in Photoshop using Line Art Realistic Scorching Fire Effect Create a Spectacular Grass Text Effect Create an Elegant Glassy Text Effect Awesome Milk Typography Effect Wood Inlay Text Effect
55 incredible examples of photo manipulation We present collection of 55 incredible examples of photo manipulation. Some of them... you may know already, but another ones... could be new for you. What I'm sure about... all of them are simply worth of your attention. 50 Photoshop Tricks for a Fast-Paced Work Environment Are you a designer on a deadline? If you are, then I’m sure you can recall the last time you thought to yourself, “if I had a little more time, I could…” what? Polish that button? Find a better hero image? Reevaluate that color palette? The truth is, however, that we designers will always be looking for more time to polish the one pixel that got away. Of course, since our go-to design tool in the office is Photoshop, we thought we’d share with you 50 simple Photoshop tricks and shortcuts we love using that can help trim excess spent time in your workflows. Important Note: The following require Photoshop CS5 and a Mac OS X. The Usual Keyboard Shortcut Suspects Memorize these shortcuts. 1. 2. 3. 4. 5.Keyboard shortcuts for flipping foreground and background (X): Use this to switch between your current foreground and background colors located in your toolbar. 6. 7. 8. 9. 10. Customized Must-Have Keyboard Shortcuts 11. 12. 13. Photoshop, the Word Processor 14. 15. 16. 17. 18. 19. 20. 21. 22.
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8500+ Free Photoshop Brushes. Weekly Roundup from DesignFloat | DesignFloat Blog - StumbleUpon Hey guys, the time for Friday roundup has come and we want to share some useful resources featuring free Photoshop brushes with you. We all know that brushes turn out to be the essential tools for web designers and help to add the desired atmosphere and create stunning websites. Using this Photoshop tool, it is possible to give the design the impressive touch and make it catchy. Additionally, we’d also recommend you to check out the compilation of 60 free Photoshop gradient sets, which you can easily use to improve your graphics. 1100+ Abstract High Quality Free Photoshop Brushes High Quality and Useful Photoshop Brushes 15 Awesome (Fresh) Free Photoshop Brushsets to Spice Up Your Design 22 Free High Quality Doodle Photoshop Brushes Set 40+ Beautiful Photoshop Cloud Brushes 50 Free Photoshop Brush Sets You Should Bookmark 60 Most Wanted Photoshop Tutorials, Brushes, .PSDs and Resources 100 Excellent Trees and Grass Brushes for Photoshop 100+ Most Useful Free Photoshop Brushes for Web Designers
Photoshop Brushes By ygt42876 June 16, 2005 11,788 Downloads More goofing off with photoshop brush capabilities. Some fun brushes on paths and others. Set includes; a spiney brush, footstep brush, train track brush, a plastic coil brush, a 1/2 shaded square brush, and 2 brush brushes. Additional extension information Reviews Amalia Martinez 05-Nov-08 Rating = 5 This is AWESOME! J Thivierge 09-Nov-07 Rating = 5 Love these ... have used them over and over thank you!!! tbgclc 11-Jun-07 Rating = 5 I love these!!! SondraG 11-Jun-06 Rating = 0 Love these...why didn't I notice them a year ago! PanosFX 15-Feb-06 Rating = 0 Bravo Douglas, for this excellent submission. Add a review
Pimp My Text: Bling Bling With Photoshop » Web Design » SitePoint Blogs Last week I was watching the opening credits of “I’m a Celebrity, Get Me Out of Here” and I noticed the titles consist of bling bling text getting dropped into the jungle. I’ve also noticed quite a few ads on TV using bling text as Christmas approaches. So today we’ll have a look at how to produce some sparkling silver and diamonds (or diamante) text in Photoshop using layer effects, blending modes and filters. 1. 2. 3. 4. Double click on the Gradient to open the Gradient Editor, then choose Silver from the list of gradients. So that’s our silver text in place. 5. 6. 7. 8. 9. 10. Click OK and your new fancy diamonds will be added to the layer. 11. 12. (Optional). This is one way to produce the bling effect.
33 Tips For Beginner Designers. Do’s And Don’ts You first start with mastering Photoshop. You look for tutorials every day and study them thoroughly. You start making things on your own. You might not succeed the first time and the second time, but you do on the third time and then you think: Wow! I’m the coolest designer ever! This article is dedicated to all “young” designers that are new to this subject and would hopefully find these tips helpful. 1. This is a universal truth that should be taken as granted in any profession you choose. 2. Photoshop is definitely a source of enhancing creativity and build something nice and original. 3. Be sure to remember that every time you start something new, something might go wrong or not the way you expected it to be but this shouldn’t stop you. 4. One mistake that almost all beginner designers make is – if they see some cool brushes online they immediately download them. 5. 6. Try to look at the works of as many designs as you can. 7. 8. 9. 10. 11. 12. 13. 14. 15. 16. 17. 18. 19. 20. 21.
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