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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.
In this tutorial, it will explain how to use the vector editing and 3D capabilities of Photoshop to create 3D puzzle text. In the process, we will show you how to create the materials, modify the lighting, render the scene, and finally, how to enhance the color of the final result.
Another shocking movie “TRON” is coming up. An amazing text design has been used for their poster. They have used laser text effect to present their latest technology as the movie topic. This tutorial has combined Cinema 4D, Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop to form the nice text.
In this tutorial, it aimed to teach you how to achieve the all important glowing effect for the texts. Here we will create a style the designer named it into ‘Scanline Text’ which is basically text which glows like bright scanlines, with a smart reflection as well. You can go through this, then using the idea for your own text.
Most of nice text effect would include various skills and techniques to result some good color mixing, shadow or glassy effects, but they may contain complicate processes. However, this tutorial mainly rely on the blending modes for the text creation process. You can then easily straightly follow.
It may be difficult for you to pick a suitable text effect for space. However, this retro text effect is implemented using brushes and layer style settings so that you can follow this easily and adjust the color to suit for different purpose backgrounds.
In this tutorial, it is going to demonstrate you to create a spectacular style text effect. Usually, 3d text with a little design is nice for illustration. You can create your styled text by changing colors or adding your elements in.
Different topic requires different photoshop text effect to match with. This text creation is particularly suitable for fashion and stylish background. The techniques mainly include lighting and adding style pattern, not much photoshop technique is required.
If you would like to add a nice text effect for your simple background, you can apply this edging effect for your text. It is nice to use this effect to match with some dark backgrounds. The edge can be changed to suit for your design.