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Photoshop Text Efect : Metal Efect Tutorial

Posted in photoshop, text effect by dimazgyba on October 30, 2010

Photoshop metal text effect. Image © 2010 Photoshop

this is the post after i watch my traffic stat, more come tio this blog with keyword Photoshop text effects tutorial, we will learn how to create the metal text effect, this efect you can found used to video game and other animated film. more step i’ll share you, but we will finished just a few moment, so be pationt. To create the metal texture itself and apply it to the text, we’ll be using a couple of layer styles, some filters, layer blend modes, and a clipping mask!

The final “metal text” effect.

Step 1: Create A New Document

Create a new Photoshop document by going up to the File menu in the Menu Bar at the top of the screen and choosing New, or press Ctrl+N (Win) / Command+N (Mac) on your keyboard for a faster shortcut: (more…)

Photoshop efect : Metal Text Tutorial

Posted in text effect by dimazgyba on May 21, 2010

We’re going to try to get a really metallic chrome effect on our text, using curves and other features in Photoshop. Start off with a large canvas, the larger the better – I’m using 800×800. Make some text and have it a light-medium grey, in the example I’ll use #B3B3B3.

  1. Start off by using a nice big bevel and emboss with settings similar to these. As usual, the size should be suitable for the size of the image; try to make it look like the example.
  2. Now we need to rasterize our layer. Create a new layer by pressing ctrl/cmd + shift + N, then link the new layer with the text layer, and press ctrl/cmd + E to merge it. This will rasterize our text layer.
    Now we need to adjust the image using curves – press ctrl/cmd + M to open the curves menu, then enter a nice even zig zag, as shown here. (more…)