Create a Crisp Metallic Text Effect in Photoshop
In this quick tip tutorial, we will explain how to create a crisp, metallic text effect using just a couple of layer styles in Photoshop. Let's get started! Tutorial Assets The following assets were used during the production of this tutorial. Step 1 Before opening Photoshop, install the font Rothenburg Decorative and these grunge brushes.Open Photoshop and Create a New Document, 1800 x 1300 pixels in RGB mode, 72 DPI and finally then Fill the background with this dark grey color #1f1f1f. Step 2 Create a New Layer, name it 'texture' and using these Grunge Brushes click a couple of times in the center of the document using a white color. Step 3 Double-click on the thumbnail of the Layer 'texture' to open the Layer Style panel. Step 4 Click on the 'Add Layer Mask' icon, then click Command/Ctrl + (I) to invert it. Step 5 Using the 'Type Tool' (T) and these settings, type the word 'Othello' or whatever you want. Step 6 Open the 'Layer Style' of the 'Othello' Text Layer and apply these settings.