Archive for the 'Tutorials' Category

Reflection Tutorial

Wednesday, February 22nd, 2006

With this tutorial I am going to show you how you can add reflections to your text, shapes or isolated objects. This is a very common (and easy) technique and is used a lot, especially in web design.
As an example for this tutorial I will add a reflection to text, however as I said before [...]

Perspective Shadow – Photoshop Tutorial

Sunday, February 12th, 2006

With this tutorial I am going to show you how to add shadows with perspective to shapes, text and isolated objects. There are a lot of ways to achieve this, but this is in my opinion the easiest and fastest way (probably one step shorter than the second fastest )
For this tutorial I [...]

Grunge Text Photoshop Tutorial

Sunday, February 5th, 2006

With my last Photoshop Tutorial I showed you the technique I use to blend text on textured surfaces, using displacement maps. With this tutorial I am going to show you how you can create grungy text using displacement maps, an almost similar technique.
Let’s start by creating a displacement map. (You can skip these steps [...]

Text Montage photoshop tutorial

Friday, February 3rd, 2006

Adobe Spot has posted a very nice tutorial on how to create a text montage. The tutorial is really simple to follow and the results are really nice. You can see an example below.
You can find the tutorial here

Add text on a textured surface Photoshop Tutorial

Monday, January 16th, 2006

With this tutorial I am going to show you the technique I use when I want to add text on a textured surface.
First of all open the photo with the textured surface that you want to place your text on. For this tutorial I am going to use a stock photo of a wall.