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Create 3D Text Art in Photoshop
Under Photoshop Tutorial, Text Effect
Any objects can be used for graphic design. Simple text can be formed a nice artwork. In this time, simple text has been turned into 3D text plus using blending mode and layer effect to form a nice piece of text art.
The tutorial will show you to create matrix effect. This effect could probably be improved by using more text layers, especially the smaller ones, and varying the spacing more but at the moment I don’t really care to go back and rewrite the tut for it.
This tutorial will explain how to use multiple Layer Styles to create a velvety glossy glittering red text effect. Then, using some more Layer Styles and a simple brush, that text will be surrounded with melting ice. It is an easy, very wintry-looking effect, that uses mainly the power of Photoshop’s Layer Styles.
In this tutorial, it will show you simply create an awesome burning text effect in photoshop. It is based on the real fire photo plus a rusty photo backgrounds. Using easy combination techniques, the nice text effect can be formed.
Different topics would need different text effects to emphasize your theme. Folding text effect can be certainly applied to various topic sites e.g. education. You can also use the same idea to create different style of text.
One of the best features in Photoshop is the Layer Styles. We can create all sorts of effects – plastic, glass, water, icy, metallc, and many more. In this tutorial I will show you how to create a gold text effect. Sometimes just changing some values can create a totally different effect. For this tutorial I created gold, but if you change the gradient color to variations of grey you will have silver instead of gold.
For dark backgrounds, you can use glazing effect to stand out your text. It is a bit easier to create this effect rather than others as most of the steps can be straightly followed this tutorial through adjusting the setting in blending options. Color and brightness of the text can be designed to fit your design.
To make some nice 3D words, you can choose to design the 3D words using 3DS max and then using Photoshop to do the effect adjustment and editing. This tutorial will bring you to next level to design the 3D words with using these softwares.