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For this tutorial we’re going to use a little bit of 3D Studio Max, so make sure you have it and that you know your basics before you start. And there you have exploding text.
Modern artists often use more than one application to create their work. This often means working outside of Photoshop much of the time. In this tutorial, it will how you how to create a 3D typographic illustration using Cinema 4D to build the 3D and Photoshop for the post-production.
In this tutorial, it will show you how to make 6 different effects using just layer styles. But, we just focus on the golden text. It uses an Outer Bevel on top of a fat Stroke to create the highlights. Then when we place the other layer on top they come together to make a lovely gold effect!