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Design a Wonderful Sparkling Typography
Under Photoshop Tutorial, Text Effect
This tutorial is based on Adobe Photoshop CS6. Sparkling effect for text is suitable for your dim background. You can use different color or type for your spark as you like, using photo manipulation to combine the spark to your design text.
It is not very common to use purple as a main color for your text because you may find the color to be deep which may not be able to attract your reader. However, if you add a little bit of works on your text such as shiny and glossy effect. The story would be completely different.
This tutorial is a great exercise in using the dodge and burn tool as well as working with selections. Take a white to black gradient set to radial, and drag a gradient from the left side of the X where the reflection appears on the X to about 200 pixels past where the reflection leaves on other side of the X.
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.
Design some nice text effect could be very challenging as you need to figure out how to use different kinds of text to match with different background nicely. This creation has arranged some 3D stone texts on a grass field which makes the scene so differently.
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.