Create realistic type on wood In this tutorial we are going to take some regular text and add some effects to make it look like it has been painted or printed on wood. This is a great way to give your text that natural look. This can be applied to any solid shape, text, images, logos, etc. What we are going to need Adobe Photoshop Wood Texture Step 1 Open up the wood texture from Zen Textures in Photoshop. Go to Image>Image Size and change the width to 1200px and make sure the resolution is at 72 pixels/inch. Step 2 Using the Type Tool (T), create some white text that will roughly fit the width of the document (leaving some space on the edges). Using the Crop Tool (C) crop the top and bottom edges so they have a small margin around the text, about the same amount as the sides or a little more. Step 3 Click on the eye icon to the left of the text layer to make the text disappear. Go to File>Save, and save it as a Photoshop file. Step 4 Make sure you have the background layer selected. Now go to Image>Adjustments>Threshold.
Visit Chihuly: Through the Looking Glass at the MFA "Chihuly: Through the Looking Glass" has closed. The video is no longer available. Visit other exhibitions at the MFA 33 Creative Photoshop Tutorials Text Effects for Beginners and Advanced | You the Designer Tutorials February 9, 2010 In creating texts for your images- whether it be for logos or headlines- we are given the option to make it more lively or to make it plain and simple… However, nowadays, ‘too simple’ is not quite the standard in designs. Of course, as designers, we know people tend to expect too much. Following several guidelines and tips, we can create out-of-this-world images and unique designs right from our fingertips. Applying effects on your text is one of the coolest things to do in Photoshop. Create a Stunning Text on Wild Fire Effect This tutorial will teach you how to create a wild fire effect. How to Create a 3D Text Photo Manipulation In this tutorial, you will learn a 3D text photo manipulation. Create a Spectacular Grass Text Effect in Photoshop This will teach you how to add a grass like texture in photoshop. Using Light and Shade to Bring Text to Life You will learn how to bring text to life with light and shade. Smoke Type in Photoshop in 10 Steps Text in Stitches
Oversized Everyday Household Objects Spanish sculptor and artist Romulo Celdran (born in Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, 1973) makes hyper-realistic oversized versions of everyday household objects. Romulo says that his series entitled ‘Macro’ “act as camera lens, graduating the scale of measurements with which we perceive what we look at and breaking down the correspondence between the real size of an objects and the size that we perceive depending on how far away from it we are. It acts as a kind of traditional magnifying glass that draws us closer to the object worthy of observation even when we keep an appropriate distance in order to view it.” “The concept of ‘Macro’ give the object new dimensions, strengthening its presence and inviting us to explore it, discovering hidden spaces and unnoticed nooks. Website: romuloceldran.com
Create an Editable On Screen Text Effect using Smart Objects « PsAwesome★ Awesome Photoshop Tutorials In this Awesome★ Photoshop tutorial, i’m going to show you how to create an editable screen shot text effect. You can easily edit the text, you don’t need to repeat all steps from scratch, just double click the text layer and change it. This tutorial also has some good applications of Smart Objects. Here is the Final Image Before we start lets see the final image we’ll create through out this tutorial. Before You Start | Tutorial Details: Software Used: Adobe Photoshop CS4Adobe Photoshop CS (step 7 won’t work)Tutorial Time: Difficulty Level:★★★★★ Files to Download: No files needed Create a New Document Lets start by creating a new document which is 900 x 600 pixels at a resolution of 300 pixels/inch, make sure Color Mode is set to RGB. Create the RGB Pattern Fill the Background with Black. Create the Text Now you can delete all shape layers and clear the guides by going to View > Clear Guides. Apply the Pattern Create a new layer on top and name it "Pattern".
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