Text Effects

Grungy Burning Text Effects in Photoshop

Grungy Burning Text Effects in Photoshop

In this tutorial from PSDVault you will learn how to create an amazing burning fire text effect with sparkles and an impressive grunge hot look. The tutorial is very detailed and the author included a companion video explaining the hardest parts of the tutorial. It is an intermedia te tutorial and a lot of interesting techniques are used to achieve… Read the full article.

Photoshop Videos

Create a Text Burnt on Wood in Photoshop

Create a Text Burnt on Wood in Photoshop

Today, Marty Geller from Blue Lightning TV will show us how to create a text burnt on wood using Photoshop. The tutorial is extremely detailed, loaded with useful techniques, and very easy to follow. Watch video tutorial here…

Text Effects

Create a Delicious Snow Covered Candy Cane Text Effect in Photoshop

Create a Delicious Snow Covered Candy Cane Text Effect in Photoshop

In this two part tutorial from Ice Flow Studios you will learn how to create a delicious candy cane text effect and cover it with some snow for a seasonal Christmas look. Watch video tutorial Part 1 and Part 2

Text Effects

Editable Blurred Type With Layer Styles In Photoshop

Editable Blurred Type With Layer Styles In Photoshop

Most Photoshop users turn to the Gaussian Blur filter when they need to blur text in an image or design, but in this tutorial, learn how to keep your blurred type fully editable by creating the same effect with layer styles!

Text Effects

Create a Grungy and Worn Away Graffiti Painting in Photoshop

Create a Grungy and Worn Away Graffiti Painting in Photoshop

This tutorial by Marty Geller from Blue Lightning TV will teach you how to give a grungy and worn away graffiti look and feel to a text using some interesting techniques in Photoshop. Watch video tutorial here…

Text Effects

Create a Beautiful Fileteado Lettering Design in Photoshop

Create a Beautiful Fileteado Lettering Design in Photoshop

The Fileteado is a popular culture decorative art typically used in Buenos Aires, Argentina, at the beginning of the 20th century. It was, and still is, usually applied to almost anything from signs, leaderboards, objects, trucks and buses to mention a few. It is mainly composed of a text element, sometimes an image, and lots of natural decorative elements such… Read the full article.

Text Effects

Ghostly Blur Text Effect

Ghostly Blur Text Effect

In this Text Effects tutorial, learn how to give your text a ghostly, supernatural look to it in Photoshop using a couple of simple blur filters!

Text Effects

3D Water Text Effect in Photoshop

3D Water Text Effect in Photoshop

Last year I wrote a tutorial called Incredibly Realistic Water Text in Cinema 4D and Photoshop where I created a text made out of water. I had to use Cinema 4D to create a 3D object then I imported this 3D file in Photoshop where I mixed with some stock photos. Now with Photoshop CS5 Extended and the Repouss?© tool we can create 3D objects direct in Photoshop, so I decided to recreate that effect.

Text Effects

3D Type with Repousse in Photoshop CS5 Extended

3D Type with Repousse in Photoshop CS5 Extended

The new Adobe Photoshop CS5 Extended is about to be released, it was announced already and among the new features there is one really special that is the Repousse.

Text Effects

Playing with Inflate in Repousse in Photoshop

Playing with Inflate in Repousse in Photoshop

Adobe has just released the CS5 family and you can download the trials including the new Photoshop CS5 Extended.

Text Effects

Retro 80”s VHS style text effect

Retro 80”s VHS style text effect

Last week we posted a really cool article called Back to the 80”s with some beautiful illustrations inspired by the 80”s. We love the 80”s especially that look and feel of the old VHS movies.

Text Effects

Clash of the Titans Text Effect in Photoshop

Clash of the Titans Text Effect in Photoshop

A few weeks ago watched Clash of the Titans. The movie was okay, I have to admit, I was expecting much more, but it was awesome to see some huge monsters and mythologic creatures battling.

Text Effects

Cool Text Effect with the Puppet Warp Tool in Photoshop CS5

Cool Text Effect with the Puppet Warp Tool in Photoshop CS5

When Adobe started announcing some of the new features of the CS5 version of Photoshop they showed the Puppet Warp tool in which they played with an elephant”s trunk.

Text Effects

Add Fantastic Color to 3D Text Part I

Add Fantastic Color to 3D Text Part I

This is the first part of a two part series. Part two will be released tomorrow. In this piece you will learn how to bring a simple text to life and place everything in fantastic, colored and glowing 3D space. Some neat techniques covered here will allow you to bring your art to the next level. Don’t miss it!

Text Effects

Add Fantastic Color to 3D Text – Part II

Add Fantastic Color to 3D Text – Part II

This is the this last part of this two part tutorial on adding fantastic color to 3D text. In this tutorial, you will learn how to bring a simple text to life and place everything in fantastic, colored and glowing 3D space. Some neat techniques covered here will allow you to bring your artwork to the next level. Don’t miss it!

Illustration Effects

A Definitive Collection of 800+ Categorized Photoshop Tutorials, Plugins and Brushes

A Definitive Collection of 800+ Categorized Photoshop Tutorials, Plugins and Brushes

During the last years I’ve been compiling resources for Photoshoppers. Since I’m the Editor of Photoshop Roadmap, I have to check for new tutorials every day and so I have a good knowledge about Photoshop resources being produced continuously. That’s why I decided to gather all the compilations of Photoshop Resources I created for this blog. The most popular subjects… Read the full article.

Text Effects

How to Create a Gorgeous Glassy Text Effect

How to Create a Gorgeous Glassy Text Effect

I Worked on this tutorial with a good friend of mine Negreu Andreas. This text will be created using a series of shapes with different transparency and color effects. Let’s get to it!

Text Effects

How to Design a Stunning 3D Sunset Type Illustration

How to Design a Stunning 3D Sunset Type Illustration

Today we’re going to run through multiple platforms to create a warm and sunny typographic treatment. We’ll use C4D to create the text, Illustrator for several decorative motifs, and Photoshop to bring them all together. Let’s get our hands into creating this warm type illustration.

Text Effects

A Nice Popup Papercraft Text Effect

A Nice Popup Papercraft Text Effect

Some time ago, I wrote a tutorial showing how to create a papercraft text effect based on a design created by Mario Hugo for Wired Magazine. This time, I created another text effect based on paper craft. A popup paper craft effect such as those found on kids books. The process is fairly simple. A couple of gradient layers and… Read the full article.

Text Effects

Complex and Sophisticated Lettering Designs Photoshop Tutorials

Complex and Sophisticated Lettering Designs Photoshop Tutorials

Lettering design is probably the area in which artists have most noticeable pushed Photoshop to the limits. Designers such as Tony Ariawan, Alex Beltechi, or Nik Ainley have been contributing lately to the Photoshop community with tutorials explaining how they create their excellent work of art. This is a compilation of the best of lettering design tutorials created using Photoshop… Read the full article.

Text Effects

Awesome milk tipography effect in Photoshop

Awesome milk tipography effect in Photoshop

I will show you how to create a nice effect I saw a few months ago on DeviantArt that is a text mixed with some milk splashes. We will use Photoshop and Illustrator for this tutorial.

Text Effects

Textured Text Effect In Photoshop

Textured Text Effect In Photoshop

Learn how to create an interesting effect by adding a texture to text in Photoshop, using nothing more than a photo for the texture, a layer mask, a simple image adjustment, and of course, some text! Includes a trick for pasting an image directly into a layer mask in Photoshop!

Text Effects

Creating a Shoe Advertisement Poster Using Floral Elements

Creating a Shoe Advertisement Poster Using Floral Elements

In this tutorial you’ll learn how to create an advertisement poster for your personal shoes. When working on an advertisement you must pay attention to all the details as you publish your poster and prepare it for the whole world to see. Another important thing about advertisements is that you need to work hard on all the details and do everything you can to make the product look better and as attractive as possible.

Text Effects

How to Create a Richly Ornate Typographic Illustration

How to Create a Richly Ornate Typographic Illustration

When looking for top quality content, you’re usually forced to pay for your resources. They’re generally better and easier to work with, and offer a wider range of use. Sometimes though, you can find the same level of quality at zero cost, and it’s exactly what we’re going to do today. We’re going to create a detailed illustration with free gifts and self made goodies.

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