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Perfect Gold Text Effect in Photoshop
Under Photoshop Tutorial, Text Effect
Gold and glass effects are the most difficult effects to achieve in Photoshop, even more when they are combined. So, this tutorial will teach you how to create a combined gold and glass text effect using quick and easy tips with layer styles in Photoshop.
To stand out your word or text, it is always nice to apply some special effects for it. Burning is one of the greatest effect you can think of. And this tutorial, it will show you a simple way to create a super burning effect for the text.
In this tutorial, it will show you how to use a photograph of fire to set text to the match. We’ll render the look on a nice dark background with a gorgeous text effect to complete the image. Finally we’ll add a last highlight. So create a new layer above all the others and draw in a white to black radial gradient.
It uses a little Illustrator for the text and a lot of Photoshop to burn up the screen! Although it looks complicated the process is actually very straight forward. I used only three or four filters, brushes and of course the Layer Styles. As always, the idea is to play around with Photoshop to get your own unique results.
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.
For dark backgrounds, you can use glazing effect to stand out your text. It is a bit easier to create this effect rather than others as most of the steps can be straightly followed this tutorial through adjusting the setting in blending options. Color and brightness of the text can be designed to fit your design.
Text effect usually are created as 3D or traditional styles. However, you may need to apply some extremely colorful text effect for your background or your design. This tutorial will present you a little tricks to do the color mixture.
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.