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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.

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1) In a square image, create a new layer and Fill with White.
2) Use Filter Gallery→Halftone Pattern, with size set to 12 and contrast set to 50.
3) Rotate the layer 90 degrees.
4) Use Filter - Distort→Polar Coordinates set to "Rectangular to Polar".

1 texture used in this tutorial:

Grunge 191 - Vintage emulsion plate

small: 960×744 jpg

medium: 1920×1487 jpg

large: 3652×2828 jpg