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Create a Special Gradient Effect for Text
Under Photoshop Tutorial, Text Effect
Adding a gradient effect for text can be difficult. Most of you may apply gradient function for your text. If you want your text to be special, you can refer to this tutorial to learn a special gradient effect creation for your text to stand out your design.
This is to give you an idea to create a facial text art. It is a bit different to what you have seen in the past. Text effect or artwork can be outstanding as long as you have good idea. You can try to create some texts based on this or make other creative artworks.
Text art is so important to your artwork. Designing a typography can be as difficult as designing a good artwork that requires you to have imagination and techniques to carry out. In this time, bones have been used for forming a nice typography.
In this tutorial we are going to take some very basic principles of light and shade to make a rather impressive looking text effect. Finally we duplicate the top lighting layer one more time and set it to opacity, then click the Add Layer Mask button on the layers palette again and draw a linear white to black gradient from top left to bottom right. This makes the extra lighting layer fade off as it goes down right.
To make your 3D text effect to be outstanding, you have to figure out a new idea to make it to be unusual. Using lighting and some pattern as a background, they can drive the whole scene to be extraordinary. Of course, you can think of something new to apply.
It is always fantastic to use special style of words to express your thoughts. As long as you pick the right style for your words, that can make your expression to be more impressive. And this tutorial, it will show you the steps to design this the blue style text effect in Photoshop.