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Using Light & Shade to Bring Text to Life
Under Photoshop Tutorial, Text Effect
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.
In this Photoshop tutorial, it will show you the process of creating text effect in a natural sky in Photoshop. You will learn a few trick to render a nice and unique 3D text effect and apply various fruits around it. It will use a number filter to add some extra effect for this text.
Adding a gradient effect for text can be difficult. Most of you may apply gradient function for your text. If you want your text to be special, you can refer to this tutorial to learn a special gradient effect creation for your text to stand out your design.
For some simple or monotony backgrounds, it may be difficult to think of their design and how to turn them to be outstanding. The easiest way is to add some nice colourful texts to turn the overall design to become something fantastic.
Day of the Dead is a Mexican holiday that celebrates the spirit and honors the memory of the friends and family members who have died and Marigold is the traditional flower used. This tutorial will show you how to create simple marigold flowers to create a Day of the Dead sugar skull-inspired text effect.
In this tutorial, it will explain how to use the vector editing and 3D capabilities of Photoshop to create 3D puzzle text. In the process, we will show you how to create the materials, modify the lighting, render the scene, and finally, how to enhance the color of the final result.
It may be difficult for you to pick a suitable text effect for space. However, this retro text effect is implemented using brushes and layer style settings so that you can follow this easily and adjust the color to suit for different purpose backgrounds.