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Create a Fantastically Festival 3D Text Effect
Under Photoshop Tutorial, Text Effect
To do a proper festival design, first step is to choose the right text style to match with the festival background. Some stylish 3D text effects could be nice to match with this Christmas like this tutorial.
In this tutorial, it will show you how to create a “Dramatic Typograpic Text Effect”. This is combined tutorial of cinema 4d and photoshop. The background is made by photoshop. If you would like to make the whole thing by photoshop, you just simply need to refer our previous tutorials to learn the text creation.
Text effect could be made from a tree or an animal. Have you even thought that the text can be based on the buildings or a city. This city based text effect is originated from the a famous movie – “Inception”. The idea can be suitably applied into some imaginative backgrounds.
In this Photoshop tutorial you will learn how to make the Transformers movie text effect while learning to create 3D text and apply a series of layer styles. For the final image a reflection is added by duplicating the text and 3d layers, merging them, flipping them vertically, dropping the opacity to 30% and then adding a gradient layer mask.
For some dim backgrounds, it is required a special sharp and lighting effect to match with. You can have a try on this idea, in which, some blurred colors have been applied on particular direction in order to stand out the text.
In this tutorial, it will show you how to project typography onto a complex surface. It will start with some basic text, give it a little perspective, place it into an image (an abstract composition in this case, but the techniques involved are universally applicable) and apply some effects to add depth and a sense of movement.
Text effect is very important that can improve your overall design appearance. If you would like to create a even more professional text effect, you can use illustrator to initiate your text design, then use photoshop for color and lighting adjustment.