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Create a Lighting Retro Text Effect
Under Photoshop Tutorial, Text Effect
There are many text effects, retro text can be applied and suited for many different backgrounds. You can also adjust the style and color to suit for your topics and scenarios.
Different background or topic would need different styles of text effect to be applied to. There are some standard text effects on the market, somehow, professional designers always design their tailor-made text effect.
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.
This tutorial will teach you how to achieve the all important colorfully shiny effect for the texts. Here we will create a style the designer which is basically text which glows with a smart reflection. You can go through this, then using the idea for your own text.
Photoshop offers one of the most robust graphics editing experiences available. Sometimes, you just cannot stop yourselves applying some nice effects to beautifully designed typefaces. Therefore, here is an amazing text effect photoshop tutorial for your learning.
In this tutorial, it will show you the steps used to create this shiny golden typography in Photoshop. We will use several gold textures to form the base on the text – along the way, we will be using a number of image adjustments, dodge/burn tool, selection tool to aid our effort in creating this text.
How to turn your words into something extraordinary. The most direct way to do this is to apply the text effect. You may not need to add an additional image when you have a good design for your text like this example.