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In this Photoshop tutorial you will learn how to make the Transformers movie text effect while learning to create 3D text and apply a series of layer styles. For the final image a reflection is added by duplicating the text and 3d layers, merging them, flipping them vertically, dropping the opacity to 30% and then adding a gradient layer mask.
Different art productions require different sorts of typography. To unique your web design layout, the overall design should be unique and full of your style. In addition, the typography plays the important role either. This tutorial just introduces you a nice typography for your own words production.
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.
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.
For bright and warm background, it is ideally to be applied this transparent text effect as the text would not distract your reader too much. You can also choose some style fonts as initiation for your style text creation.
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.