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Using Light & Shade to Bring Text to Life

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In this tutorial we are going to take some very basic principles of light and shade to make a rather impressive looking text effect. Finally we duplicate the top lighting layer one more time and set it to opacity, then click the Add Layer Mask button on the layers palette again and draw a linear white to black gradient from top left to bottom right. This makes the extra lighting layer fade off as it goes down right.

Text Art – Frilly Bits Typography

Text Art – Frilly Bits Typography

In this tutorial, it will show you how to create your text art. The first thing to do is to find the elements we will use. There are lots of websites where you can find nice vectors. And the techniques can also be applied on some other texts as well.

Design a Great Hairy Text Effect

Design a Great Hairy Text Effect

In this tutorial, it will show you the steps to design this abstract text effect with pen tool and grunge brush decoration in Photoshop. Along the way, you can practice using Pen Tool to draw some nice hair-like lines, as well as apply grunge brushsets for some cool abstract effect for our texts.

Transformers Effect

Transformers Effect

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.

Design a Wonderful Sparkling Typography

Design a Wonderful Sparkling Typography

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.

How to Create a Richly Ornate Typographic Illustration

How to Create a Richly Ornate Typographic Illustration

In this tutorial, it will teach you how to make a Richly Ornate Typographic Illustration by Illustration and Photoshop. Except text fonts, this is also a good idea to present the text.

Making a Nice Shiny Golden Text Effect

Making a Nice Shiny Golden Text Effect

This golden text effect can be applied to lots of areas such as game or cartoon. Before commencement of your effect, you have to choose a right text font to start and then follow steps to process.

Style Shining Text Effect Creation

Style Shining Text Effect Creation

Here will show you skills to make a style shining text effect. It is mainly based on blending options setting. To enhance your text effect, you better start using a thick text, then your text effect can be easily stood out.

Making a Text Effect using Honey on a Bread

Making a Text Effect using Honey on a Bread

What’s better than honey and bread? Well, honey on toast! This tutorial will show you a simple way of modifying a bread stock photo, and using a couple of Layer Styles with some useful tricks, to create a golden syrupy honey-on-bread inspired text effect.