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How to Create Killer Metallic Text
Under Photoshop Tutorial, Text Effect
In this tutorial, it will show you how to design “Killer Metallic Text” as shown on the thumbnail. To create it nicely in a quick way, you have to be familiar with using layer blend mode to color burn to adjust the text effect.
Text effect is very important that can improve your overall design appearance. If you would like to create a even more professional text effect, you can use illustrator to initiate your text design, then use photoshop for color and lighting adjustment.
In this tutorial we’re going to use some super layer effects and a bit of extra magic to make a lettering style that looks transparent and stunning. It’s best to place them on the most highlighted parts of the Q to make it look like they are sparkles from those highlights.
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.
To design style text effects, it can be very easy. Even you use some simple photoshop photo combination effects, which can also form a good style text. In this tutorial, the designer just combined some images as a background of the 3D text image to form a integrated picture.
This tutorial will show you how to create some letters, convert them to shapes, exclude them from rounded rectangles, then apply a simple layer style to create lovely vintage looking tiles. Then, a nice action will be applied to enhance the coloring of the final result.