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10 Tips for Layer Style Effects | Photoshop Tutorial
In this tutorial, we'll check out ten ways to elevate your standard Photoshop layer effects. We'll also take a look at a few common problems you might run into and how to solve them, plus a couple of bonus tips!
Weathered Live Type | Photoshop Tutorial
This is one of my favorite techniques in Photoshop. In this tutorial, we’ll check out a method for distressing typography and shapes that is totally adjustable and non-destructive. You can weather any font or single-color logo in real time… awesome for apparel, print design, and more!
Stipple Illustration Effect | Photoshop Tutorial
A Photoshop tutorial for those of us who are not so handy with the brushes... We'll check out a method for turning photos and artwork into authentic-looking ink stipple illustrations.
Pixelated 3d Blockhead Effect | Photoshop Tutorial
In this tutorial, we’ll check out a technique for creating this surreal pixelated blockhead portrait. This effect was inspired by a sequence in the film The Mandela effect, and by the incredible sculptures of Han Hsu-Tung.
Realistic Glowing Text Effect
Looking for an alternative to the flat-looking Outer Glow Effect in Photoshop? In this tutorial, we’ll check out a simple technique that generates awesome results to create a more realistic glow for text and logos. Be sure to try out the same technique to make your photographs glow as well!
Epic 3d Text | Photoshop 3d Workspace and Compositing
In this tutorial, we'll jump into the Photoshop 3d workspace to create some epic, superhero-style typography. With some basic modeling, texturing, lighting, and compositing, we'll check out a step by step workflow to harness infinite intergalactic awesomeness.
Engraved Money Effect | Photoshop Tutorial
Create this strange and simple texture in Photoshop to apply an engraved Illustrated look to your photos and artwork. In this tutorial, we'll run through the basics of getting it set up, then take a look at a few techniques to give your image a more authentic dollar-bill style treatment.
Color Bleed Watercolor Effect | Photoshop Tutorial
Learn to create an ultra-realistic bleeding ink or watercolor effect in Adobe Photoshop! In this tutorial, we’ll harness the power of Photoshop Actions to build a one-button effect that can be applied to photos, text, artwork and more.
80s Ultra Chrome Effect | Photoshop Tutorial
Create hyper-stylized 1980’s chrome text and logos with a few versatile techniques in Adobe Photoshop! In this tutorial, we’ll cover the basic process of how to set up a chrome reflection that can be customized for infinite different looks, plus a few extra details to give the image some hyper-realistic radness.
Cinematic Light Rays | Photoshop Tutorial
Create advanced looking light beams or sun rays for text, artwork, and photography using a few simple steps in Adobe Photoshop. In this tutorial, we’ll use a free Photoshop action combined with a few techniques for a dramatic final look.
Fog and Text Portrait | Photoshop Tutorial
In this tutorial, we’ll create a foggy typographic portrait with just a few easy techniques in Adobe Photoshop.
Dripping Paint Effect | Photoshop Tutorial for Text & Logos
Create this dripping paint effect without any painting by hand in Photoshop. Works great for text, logos, graffiti artwork and more.
Create Automatic Long Shadows in Photoshop
In this tutorial, we'll go through a few simple steps to set up an automatic cast shadow for text in Photoshop.
Magic Smoke Text Effect | Photoshop Tutorial
Learn how to create this swirling magic text look in Adobe Photoshop.
Distressed Text Edges | 4-Minute Photoshop Tip
For everything from a subtle worn-in effect effect to a heavily distressed text look, this quick and easy approach makes a great jumping off point.
Spray Painted Stencil Effect | Tutorial for Text & Logos
Learn this easy technique to create a realistic spray painted text effect on black leather without any custom painting in Adobe Photoshop.
3D Wood Text Effect (without Photoshop 3D Workspace)
Learn a quick and easy technique for distressed 3D wood typography using just one texture and a few Photoshop tools and tricks.
Texture & Grunge Essential Tools | Tutorial for Text & Logos
Learn the basic tools for using texture in Adobe Photoshop to create distressed type or logos and use textured backgrounds.
Carved Stone Text Effect | Photoshop Tutorial
Create this cracked and weathered concrete stone text look with a few simple and versatile techniques in Adobe Photoshop.
Neon Sign Text Effect | Photoshop Tutorial
Create this realistic metal and glowing color neon sign with a few simple techniques in Adobe Photoshop.
The Super Easy Grunge Stamp Photoshop Typography Setup
Learn the easy way to create a versatile letterpress grunge effect with a few simple Adobe Photoshop tools used in just the right combination.
Ultimate Gold Text Effect | Photoshop Tutorial
Create realistic gold type and logos without any custom painting in Photoshop - scroll through fonts and turn them to gold in real time!
Cracked Paint Wood Text Effect | Photoshop Tutorial
Learn a few quick and easy techniques for using textures in Adobe Photoshop to create custom weathered paint for text or logos.
Embossed Paper Text & Logos | Photoshop Tutorial
Learn a quick and easy technique to get more realistic embossed type or logos on paper in Adobe Photoshop.
Advanced Grunge Techniques | Tutorial for Text & Logos
Enjoy distressing type and logos in Photoshop? In this tutorial, we’ll go beyond layers masks for a new way to use grunge and texture elements.